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Clutching at its Perl 6, developer community ponders language name with less baggage

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Re: Comparison with Python isn't really fair

Mostly it was a chicken-and-egg problem, where no one wanted to switch until all the libraries they used were ported.

Even now a lot of Python code just comes with a make script to transpile from 3 to 2 or vice versa, which is kind of an ugly hack.

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