Perl 6
Perl 6 People: Revision 23
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* This list is for anyone doing anything significant regarding Perl 6.
** Add your (or their) name below, in alphabetical order (by last name), in the _most relevant_ section.
** Link the name to a suitable home page, blog, or whatever, or you can create a page on this wiki to link to (use the same name for the page name).
** Add a few sentences relevant activities, interests, and so on.

^ Perl 6 Design Team

This section was partly derived from "Who's Who in Perl 6, Parrot, and Pugs" (<>).

* Nicholas Clark:
* Will Coleda: The parrot project manager. Has worked on a variety of languages targeting parrot.
* "Damian Conway"<>: He writes the "Exegeses"<>, which explain by example Larry's design documents (the "Apocalypses"<>).
* cromatic: The project secretary. He is at least partially responsible for delaying Apocalypse 12 with that Roles idea. Also writes code. Also editor at ""<>. "cromatic's journal"<>.
* Jerry Gay: Hacks on perl6 and PGE, and looks after the Parrot test suite.
* "Patrick Michaud"<>: The author of PGE, the parrot/Perl6 Grammar engine. He's also the Perl 6 compiler and Parrot pumpking. "Patrick's journal"<>.
* "Allison Randal"<>: The current parrot architect and also hacks on the Perl 6 compiler tools. She started the "Synopses"<> with Damian.
* "Hugo van der Sanden"<>: Knows more about Perl 5 internals than any one person should, which helps to make better decisions for Perl 6.
* "Audrey Tang"<>: The primary force behind Pugs, the original Perl 6 compiler implementation in Haskell that targets at least four different backends, including JavaScript. Ended the long "Dark Ages" of compiler-side Perl 6 development. Spread "-Ofun" and commit bits to the masses. Also overdue for a McArthur prize.
* "Jesse Vincent"<>: The Perl 6 project manager.
* Larry Wall: Our hero, the inventor of Perl. He has staked out the perl5-to-perl6 translator as his own project. Also overdue for a McArthur prize.
* To-do (names that appear in meeting minutes):
** Richard:
** Jesse:

^^ Old Guard

These individuals contributed a great deal, but are no longer serving in their former capacities:

* "Piers Cawley"<>: Former parrot/perl6 summarizer.
* "Simon Cozens"<>: Former parrot pumpking (versions 0.0.1 through 0.0.4).
* "Matt Fowles"<>: Former parrot/perl6 summarizer.
* "Steve Fink"<>: Former parrot pumpking (versions 0.0.9 through 0.0.12).
* "Jeff Goff"<>: Former parrot pumpking (versions 0.0.5 to 0.0.8).
* "Luke Palmer"<>: Former Perl 6 language list monitor and co-author of the retroactive Synopses.
* "Chip Salzenberg"<>: Former parrot pumpking and the parrot architect, and a large contributor.
* "Dan Sugalski"<>: Former parrot architect.
* "Leopold Tötsch"<>: Leo was the pumpking for releases 0.0.13 - 0.4.5, and for some time was a larger contributor.
* "Nathan Torkington"<>: Former project manager emeritus.
* "Bryan Warnock"<>: Used to compile the Perl 6 Digest with Simon Cozens. _Yes, "that"<> Warnock._

^ Developers of Perl 6 (and Parrot)

* Jeff Horwitz:
* Ovid:
* Jonathan Worthington:

^ Perl 6 (and Parrot) Testers


^ Developers using Perl 6 (and Parrot)

* Darren Duncan: DB-related stuff.
* Stevan Little: "Moose is the new Perl" Moose meta-object system. "Stevan's journal"<>.
* Bernhard Schmalhofer: Has been updating PHP on Parrot.
* [Mark Stosberg]: I'm working on porting CGI::Application to Perl 6 and having fun along the way.

^ Perl 6 Wiki Contributers

* [Herbert Breunung]: Working on the Perl 6 tutorial for this wiki.
* [John Beppu]:
* Andy Lester: Set up the official Perl 6, Perl 5, and Parrot wikis. Started "Perlbuzz"<>.
* [Conrad Schneiker]: The instigator of the perl.perl6.users newsgroup, and instigator of the official Perl 6 Wiki (and $1,000 prize for a Perl 6 version).
* Aaron Trevena:

^ Others

* Ask Bjørn Hansen: Set up Perl 6 newsgroups (""<>) and runs feather, a Perl 6 development machine.


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