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Damian Conway on the State of Perl, Perl 6, Writing Parsers and DSLs
Jan 02, 2013
Damian Conway explains where Perl 5.x is used today and why (hint: the CPAN library repository), and what Perl 6 offers: modern OOP, an optional type system, libraries for parallelism and concurrency, and very powerful built-in tools for parsing including extensible grammars.