The 2019 Perl Toolchain Summit

The 2019 Perl Toolchain Summit has come to a close. This annual gathering brings toolchain developers of both Perl and Perl6 together to work on the types of problems that »

Perl Toolchain Summit 2018 - META6 dependency hello

I recently returned from the 2018 Perl Toolchain Summit that was held in Oslo, Norway. This event is important because it gathers many key people and tons of experience into »

Perl Toolchain Summit 2017 - CPAN and Perl6

At the 2017 Perl Toolchain Summit (PTS) a lot of stuff got done. This is a brief demonstration style summary of the resulting CPAN-related feature enhancements to zef. First I »

Slightly less basic Perl6 module management

This is meant to answer some of the reoccurring questions I've seen in #perl6 about module management. Solutions use the Perl6 package manager called Zef Q) Install a module to »

Perl6 Distribution thoughts and proposals (s22)

Currently Distribution[1] is just a glorified key/value store. After years of digesting s22[2] I'm comfortable pushing for its adaption. A common complaint is that its over engineered »