On 10/18/05, Uri Guttman <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> i have an opportunity to get an email sent to the faculty of a top CS
> dept. my goal is to get internal support for a potential YAPC to be
> hosted there. so i want to present perl 6 to them in a way which will
> sell them on its academic and cutting edge aspects. your mission is to
> write some short (2-3 sentence) bullet items that highlight some major
> area of interest to ivory tower types.
Which one? CS departments vary in what they consider cool. When I
talked to the attribute grammar guy here at CU, he snickered when he
found out we were writing Perl 6 in Haskell, dismissing Haskell as "a
It would be wise to do some research and figure out what this CS
department considers cool before trying to techword them.