04 August 2011
(Re)Developing in Perl 6
(Re)Developing in Perl 6
Sanford Flemming Building, Room 1105 (The Blue Room), U of T St. George Campus
(Re)Developing in Perl 6
Damian Conway

http://www.rakudo.org/ Now that Perl 6 is available in a usable form < >, over the past twelve months Damian has revisited some of his most popular Perl 5 modules and reimplemented them in "native" Perl 6. In this talk he will walk through the changes needed to port several of those modules, a journey that gives a surprisingly thorough overview of how the two languages differ, as well as insights into the relative strengths of each.