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  • Oh, Jonathan will be very rich now. I guess he can retire when Perl 6 is ready*

    But with this, and if Google SoC will deliver, it looks like we can have Perl 6 before Christmas after all**!

    * Or when it's time for pensioning, whichever comes first.

    ** But still after lunch.
    • Just because I'm going gray, doesn't mean I'm nearing retirement age. ;-) Then, that's probably not the point you were trying to make. Actually, I'm not sure what you are getting at. Financially, I could easily earn somewhat more doing other contracting work. Heck, I could go and work on something that bored me 9-5 and earn even more. Apart from I'd rather work on stuff that interests me, and getting Perl 6 implemented and deployed interests me. If it was getting rich that I was primarily interested in, I'd
      • Just trying to show gratitude to both for sponsoring you and to you for accepting working for a lot less than standard rate, for the love of Perl 6.

        Perhaps a bit of cynicism over the state of Perl 6 is mixed in, now after some 10 years since the process started, but I'm impressed with the latest development. A lot of good news coming out now in a still faster rate.