Hi folks, apologies for the long radio silence, we (myself, Rúnar Bjarnason and Arya Irani) have been heads down actually implementing stuff and I have some progress updates to share! Also, we are going to start posting more frequent updates from here on out (at least twice per month).
Feel free to post any questions or comments below.
Jon Pretty invited me a while back to give a keynote talk at Scala World this year, and the event is just a couple weeks away! I thought I’d give a talk about the work Arya Irani and I have done on the new Unison runtime which we are implementing in Scala. Here’s an abstract of the talk:
I’d like to get a first release of Unison out by end of 2017 or sooner. The release won’t be a toy or proof-of-concept; provided you don’t mind being on the bleeding edge of a new language, this first release should be usable for real work. The big things missing before that can happen are: