At 10:06 PM 5/10/2001 +0100, Michael G Schwern wrote:
>I'd just like to make this abundantly clear, since there seems to be
>some confusion (and hopefully I'm not the one confused).
>*** You will NOT have to rewrite your Perl 5 programs ***
>Perl 6 *will* provide a backwards compatible Perl 5 parser.  The
>details are not nailed down, but this definately will happen.

Damn straight. One way or another, perl 6 will eat perl 5 code close to 
painlessly. (Typeglobs, perhaps, aside)


--------------------------------------"it's like this"-------------------
Dan Sugalski                          even samurai
[EMAIL PROTECTED]                         have teddy bears and even
                                      teddy bears get drunk

Reply via email to