In article <c5roei$i30$1 / news7.svr.pol.co.uk>,
Asfand Yar Qazi  <im_not_giving_it_here / i_hate_spam.com> wrote:
>Simon Strandgaard wrote:
>> On Sat, 17 Apr 2004 09:59:44 +0000, gabriele renzi wrote:
>> 
>>>You may be interested in reading Larry Wall's Apocalypse 12, 
>>>found here:
>>>http://www.perl.com/pub/a/2004/04/16/a12.html
>>>
>>>What can I say, what this recall to you?
>>>
>>>$d= Dog.new() 
>>>:)
>> 
>> 
>> Looks rubish!
>> 
>> I am reading it now.. They always give me lots of inspiration.
>> By saying that I should also mention that I never will abandon
>> Ruby for perl6.
>> 
>
>I might, if perl6's virtual machine runs faster inside real-time game 
>loops than Ruby.
>
>That is, until Ruby gets its own VM, then I'll switch back to Ruby.

What if Ruby also runs on Perl6's VM (Parrot)?  Then you wouldn't need to 
switch at all.  I susupect that it's quite possible that we'll have Ruby 
running on Parrot by the time Perl6 comes out (given that Perl6 is 
still a couple of years away).


Phil