Perl 6, Surely but Slowly
Last month I wrote a post about Rakudo being ready for release. I ported a substantial framework from Perl 5 to Perl 6, and it just works. Surely, but sloooooowly!
I'd like to make the case that Rakudo is now ready for something else... A serious performance boost!
Perl 5 took just over a second. Rakudo snuck in just under 2...