You are correct, Liz, but I was trying those pieces to demonstrate to myself that all was available to me in the methods and all worked as I expected.
It demos very roughly what I think I have to do to translate Geo::Ellipsoid to Perl 6. It's a WIP and I'm learning Perl 6 as I go. The prog is a toy and not otherwise useful. Thanks. BTW, will you or any other Perl 6 people be presenting at YAPC::NC? I don't see a speaking line-up yet. Best, -Tom