Re: books on p6?

2016-03-11 Thread Fields, Christopher J
Of course! the base URL has posts :P

http://www.learningperl6.com/

Knew I saw it somewhere...

Chris

On Mar 11, 2016, at 8:28 AM, Fields, Christopher J 
> wrote:

The below link indicates an update in Dec. 2015.  I also recall seeing 
something after the Christmas release, maybe from brian d foy, which indicated 
this is still being worked on.

http://www.learningperl6.com/book/

Chris

On Mar 11, 2016, at 7:56 AM, Will Coleda 
> wrote:

ISTR that link has been around for ages. I don't think they're
actually working on that book anymore.

On Thu, Mar 10, 2016 at 5:06 PM, Steve Mynott 
> wrote:
See http://www.learningperl6.com/about/

Although this is still vapourware and the current best resources are
linked from the perl6.org web pages.

S

On 10 March 2016 at 15:07, Brock Wilcox 
> wrote:
Yes, that is out of date. I don't know of any existing books or public
efforts to write ones.

We welcome contributions to docs.perl6.org, including 
tutorials,
walk-throughs, etc (beyond just references). That resource is getting
better, but slowly :)

--Brock


On Thu, Mar 10, 2016 at 3:59 AM, Luca Ferrari 
> wrote:

Hi all,
anybody knows of ongoing efforts for Perl 6 related books?
I suspect O'reilly title
 is pretty much out
of date, or am I wrong?

Thanks,
Luca



--
4096R/EA75174B Steve Mynott 
>



--
Will "Coke" Coleda


Re: books on p6?

2016-03-11 Thread Fields, Christopher J
The below link indicates an update in Dec. 2015.  I also recall seeing 
something after the Christmas release, maybe from brian d foy, which indicated 
this is still being worked on.

http://www.learningperl6.com/book/

Chris

> On Mar 11, 2016, at 7:56 AM, Will Coleda  wrote:
> 
> ISTR that link has been around for ages. I don't think they're
> actually working on that book anymore.
> 
>> On Thu, Mar 10, 2016 at 5:06 PM, Steve Mynott  wrote:
>> See http://www.learningperl6.com/about/
>> 
>> Although this is still vapourware and the current best resources are
>> linked from the perl6.org web pages.
>> 
>> S
>> 
>>> On 10 March 2016 at 15:07, Brock Wilcox  wrote:
>>> Yes, that is out of date. I don't know of any existing books or public
>>> efforts to write ones.
>>> 
>>> We welcome contributions to docs.perl6.org, including tutorials,
>>> walk-throughs, etc (beyond just references). That resource is getting
>>> better, but slowly :)
>>> 
>>> --Brock
>>> 
>>> 
 On Thu, Mar 10, 2016 at 3:59 AM, Luca Ferrari  
 wrote:
 
 Hi all,
 anybody knows of ongoing efforts for Perl 6 related books?
 I suspect O'reilly title
  is pretty much out
 of date, or am I wrong?
 
 Thanks,
 Luca
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> --
>> 4096R/EA75174B Steve Mynott 
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
> Will "Coke" Coleda


books on p6?

2016-03-10 Thread Luca Ferrari
Hi all,
anybody knows of ongoing efforts for Perl 6 related books?
I suspect O'reilly title
 is pretty much out
of date, or am I wrong?

Thanks,
Luca