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A few minor changes to the announcement text.

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Patrick R. Michaud authored April 22, 2009

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-Announce: Rakudo Perl 6 development release #16 ("Bratislava") 
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+Announce: Rakudo Perl 6 development release #16 ("Bratislava")
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 On behalf of the Rakudo development team, I'm pleased to announce
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 the April 2009 development release of Rakudo Perl #16 "Bratislava".
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 Rakudo is an implementation of Perl 6 on the Parrot Virtual Machine [1].
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 The tarball for the April 2009 release is available from
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-http://github.com/rakudo/rakudo/downloads .  
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+http://github.com/rakudo/rakudo/downloads .
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 Due to the continued rapid pace of Rakudo development and the
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 frequent addition of new Perl 6 features and bugfixes, we continue
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 the latest source directly from the main repository at github.
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 More details are available at http://rakudo.org/how-to-get-rakudo .
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-Rakudo Perl follows a monthly release cycle, with each release code named 
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+Rakudo Perl follows a monthly release cycle, with each release code named
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 after a Perl Mongers group.  This release is named "Bratislava",
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 home to Jonathan Worthington and reportedly an excellent place to
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-obtain beer (a key component of Jonathan's contributions to Perl).  
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-The Bratislava.pm group is quite active [2], with regular technical 
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+obtain beer (a key component of Jonathan's contributions to Perl).
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+The Bratislava.pm group is quite active [2], with regular technical
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 presentations and social gatherings.
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 In this release of Rakudo Perl, we've made the following major changes
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 * Rakudo is now passing 10,467 spectests, an increase of 3,194
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   passing tests since the March 2009 release.  With this release
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-  Rakudo is now passing approximately 65% of the available 
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+  Rakudo is now passing approximately 65% of the available
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   spectest suite.
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 * About 2/3 of the increase in passing tests is due to improved
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   one can write  / [\w+] ** ',' / to get a comma-separated
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   list of words.
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-* More builtin functions and methods have been rewritten in 
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+* More builtin functions and methods have been rewritten in
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   Perl 6 and placed as part of the setting.
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 * Release tar files now contain local copies of the appropriate
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   see docs/ChangeLog for a more complete list.
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 The development team thanks all of our contributors and sponsors for
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-making Rakudo Perl possible.  If you would like to help
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-contribute, see http://rakudo.org/how-to-help, ask on the
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-perl6-compiler@perl.org mailing list, or ask on IRC #perl6 on freenode.
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+making Rakudo Perl possible.  If you would like to contribute,
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+see http://rakudo.org/how-to-help , ask on the perl6-compiler@perl.org
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+mailing list, or ask on IRC #perl6 on freenode.
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 The next release of Rakudo (#17) is scheduled for May 21, 2009.
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-A list of the other planned release dates and codenames for 2009 is 
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-available in the "docs/release_guide.pod" file.  In general, Rakudo 
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-development releases are scheduled to occur two days after each 
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+A list of the other planned release dates and codenames for 2009 is
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+available in the "docs/release_guide.pod" file.  In general, Rakudo
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+development releases are scheduled to occur two days after each
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 Parrot monthly release.  Parrot releases the third Tuesday of each month.
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+Have fun!
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 References:
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 [1]  Parrot, http://parrot.org/
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 [2]  Bratislava.pm, http://bratislava.pm.org/

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