Parrot is a foundering project on top of a wonderful vision.

Jimmy Zhuo jimmy.zhuo at
Tue Sep 6 06:14:20 UTC 2011

Mostly, if parrot breaks rakudo, pull a patch request to rakudo/nqp is
good choice.  :)

On 9月6日, 下午1时44分, Moritz Lenz <mor... at> wrote:
> Hi,
> On 09/06/2011 04:19 AM, Jimmy Zhuo wrote:
> > I agree with cotto, I don't even think parrot needs a deprecation
> > policy right now since parrot is not stable enough.
> maybe we need one, but it should be much looser than the current one.
> Something like "Don't break stuff that HLLs use, unless you provide and
> document an alternative".
> Or maybe it should read "be nice to HLLs".
> Whatever it turns out to be, it should emphasize that parrot does have
> users right now, and that parrot developers should care about its users
> -- it's just that "care about users" doesn't necessarily mean preserving
> APIs as the current deprecation policy requires.
> Cheers,
> Moritz
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