On 9/29/06, Leslie Viljoen <leslieviljoen / gmail.com> wrote:
> On 9/29/06, Alex LeDonne <aledonne.listmail / gmail.com> wrote:
> > On 9/29/06, Markus Brosch <mb.spam / gmx.net> wrote:
> > > [snip], but what I really want
> > > is to use some legacy Perl modules which are too big to convert
> > > completely into Ruby.
> >
> > I have a hard time imagining a Perl module too big to convert
> > completely into Ruby. What does the module do? Is it proprietary, or
> > is it on CPAN somewhere?
>
>
> Yes, what is it? Maybe someone would want to convert it.

It might be useful to have some sort of Ruby "porting party" website.
A central location where folks interested in a given library can all
get together and set up a date/time where they could get together
online and churn it out. Maybe have a "top 10 most-wanted libs" list,
sign-up sheet, wish-list, calendar, "Done" list...

---John