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Update README and clarify the use of "make" (hakank++)

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=head1 ABOUT
-This is 'Niecza', which will eventually be a Perl 6 implementation focusing
-on optimization research. It targets the Common Language Runtime (ECMA-335;
-implementations are "Mono" and ".NET").
+This is 'Niecza', which will is a Perl 6 implementation focusing on
+optimization and efficient implementation research. It targets the
+Common Language Runtime (ECMA-335; implementations are "Mono" and ".NET").
-There is also a Common Lisp backend in the works.
-
-To see the current state of the art, the best documentation is the testsuite,
-C<test.pl>.
+For a list of supported features, see L<http://perl6.org/compilers/features>.
=head1 DEPENDENCIES (RUNTIME)
@@ -59,7 +56,7 @@ unzip
=head1 USING
- $ make
+ $ make # only if using a source copy
... snip build spam ...
$ mono run/Niecza.exe
niecza> say 2 + 2
@@ -81,8 +78,8 @@ could be made to work eventually, if it doesn't already.
=head1 COPYRIGHT AND LICENSE
-Niecza is Copyright 2010 Stefan O'Rear et al. It may be used and distributed
-under the Artistic License 2.0 (included under LICENSE).
+Niecza is Copyright 2010-2011 Stefan O'Rear et al. It may be used and
+distributed under the Artistic License 2.0 (included under LICENSE).
Some files are included from other projects, and have their own copyright
notices.
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