On Mon, May 29, 2006 at 05:53:20PM -0700, Ovid wrote: > Since it looks like we're really going to have Perl6 within a year or so, > what are the "must have" modules folks will want before they can consider > using Perl6 in production? Right off the bat, I see a need for the following:
Too many people have said "it'll be over by christmas" for me to have any confidence in such prognostications, but ... > DBI (I hear Tim Bunce is looking at this) > Template Toolkit (I've heard rumors that Andy Wardley is considering this, > but I'm not sure) > DateTime > CGI > Some object-relational mapper > mod_perl6 or some equivalent > An HTML parser > Various testing modules I doubt a HTML parser is that important. Something like Storable and GDBM_File are though. -- David Cantrell | random organic glop and a metric fuckton of electricity I hate baby seals. They get asked to all the best clubs.