I've been constantly looking up Julia and its juicy promises since back in 0.4, I keep coming back but I always find the same issue

the egregious loadtimes

...it's still going to be ridiculously slow, isn't it?

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Oh great, Julia doesn't know whenever packages have failed installing and are broken... even if caused by Ctrl-C

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At least you can do Pkg.build to amend broken packages, apparently

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Load times have definitely improved and are now acceptable... but that is still slow.

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lol it was just an exclamation mark that shouldn't be there

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this is what programming was invented for

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honestly, Julia seems like fun, I forgot that

I'll now share this script to my Mac and see how it performs

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Slow, but decently.

If you deliver the dependencies as precompiled packages in distros, I can see this working out well.

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