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YAPC::EU 2010 - The Renaissance of Perl



A brief history of the Pumpkin

A brief history of the Pumpkin

By Sam Vilain (‎mugwump‎) from London.pm
Date: Friday, 6 August 2010 14:00
Duration: 20 minutes
Target audience: Any
Language: English
Tags: 5 git perl timinator

You can find more information on the speaker's site:

Any reader of 'perldoc perlhist' will have some idea of the length of time that Perl was developed over and the huge number of releases. In this talk, Sam will tell a tale of discovery of the history of Perls 1 through 5 from an entirely different angle - its restoration as a git archive.

Attended by: Sébastien Aperghis-Tramoni (‎Maddingue‎), Nicholas Clark, Marco Masetti (‎grubert‎), Léon Brocard (‎acme‎), Aaron Crane (‎arc‎), Barbie, Gabor Szabo (‎szabgab‎), Martin Vorländer (‎mvorl‎), Roman Baumer (‎rba‎), Wendy Van Dijk (‎woolfy‎), Florian Ragwitz (‎rafl‎), BinGOs, Patrick Michaud (‎Pm‎), Andrew Shitov (‎ash‎), Jan Henning Thorsen (‎batman‎), Michael Lang (‎langmic‎), Clinton Gormley (‎DrTech‎), James Mastros (‎theorbtwo‎), Steffen Schwigon (‎renormalist‎), Steffen Mueller, Vincent Pit (‎vincent‎), Henrik Hald Nørgaard, Sergio Arias, Alan Haggai Alavi (‎alanhaggai‎), Scott Chacon, Zefram .,

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