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

John Brown (no body) Silver badge

Re: doesn't matter who hates it...

"That said, this new language currently known as perl 6 should no way be named perl, that's idiotic. It's really not even close to the same language"

I was thinking maybe they could call it SWINE. Super Wide Information Notation Edition. They could cast some Perlisms into the front end.

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