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5552804 @moritz fill in some ChangeLog entries
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1 New in 2012.05
2 + meta ops //=, ||= and &&= now short-circuit properly
3 + Failure objects don't blow up the REPL anymore
4 + allow case insensitive regex matches without ICU in limited cases
5 + %*ENV now propagates into subprocesses
6 + RAKUDOLIB env variable supported in addition to PERL6LIB
93a44d7 @moritz Implement -M option
moritz authored
7 + -I and -M command line options
7836d2f @moritz implement $?LINE and $?FILE
moritz authored
8 + $?LINE and $?FILE variables
dd66583 @jnthn Updated ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
9 + warnings now include line number from program, not from CORE.setting
10 + reduction meta-operator on list-associative ops now has correct semantics
11 + now have :th alias for :nth in Str.match
12 + import collisions now report the name of the module that is to blame
13 + ms// fixed
14 + <$x> in regexes caches the compiled regex, which can be a big performance win
15 + implemented temp and let
c2634bd @moritz pairs in traits have a Bool value, not Int
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16 + 'use' can now import by tag name
72358bd @moritz update changelog
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17 + 'use' with positional arguemnts
18 + lib.pm
c2634bd @moritz pairs in traits have a Bool value, not Int
moritz authored
19 + updated calling conventions for traits
30c0796 @jnthn ChangeLog update.
jnthn authored
20 + implemented fff flip-flop operator; improvements to ff form also
b09c6f8 @moritz remove . from default @*INC
moritz authored
21 + removed current directory from default library search path
4b16cae @moritz coerce arglist to import to an RPA
moritz authored
22 + 'import' works
7a9b1e5 @jnthn Couple of extra ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored
23 + symbols installed in EXPORT in all nested packages, not just UNIT::EXPORT
24 + enumeration types can be used as roles
25 + END phasers now run when program ends with exit or an exception
6a660de @moritz three more changelog items
moritz authored
26 + fix Rat.floor and .ceiling to work for large numbers
8523061 @jnthn Couple more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
27 + improved Rat stringification
6a660de @moritz three more changelog items
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28 + Real is now a role, as it should be
8523061 @jnthn Couple more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
29 + implemented < foo bar baz > syntax for alternations in regexes
30 + implemented <( and )> syntax for setting from/to of match in regexes
e9e7a27 @moritz update ChangeLog and ROADMAP
moritz authored
31 + support for non-Int enums
32 + basic support for Version literals
570f2bb @jnthn Few ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored
33 + chmod now available as a function
34 + roundrobin implemented
35 + fixed a bug in precompilation of modules that use roles from other modules
eb05804 @jnthn Note pack and unpack in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
36 + basic implementation of pack and unpack
1e35759 @jnthn Note about l-value substr in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
37 + implemented substr-rw, which provides an l-value (assignable) substring
72358bd @moritz update changelog
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38
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39 New in 2012.04.1
40 + autvivification for arrays and hashes
41 + more robust module precompilation
42 + improved infrastructure for calling C code
43 + $.foo style calls now contextualize correctly
7334a53 @pmichaud Typo fix; replace "infix cmp" with "&infix:<cmp>".
pmichaud authored
44 + &infix:<cmp> now return members of the Order enum in all cases
b1d764d @moritz update ChangeLog
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45 + --doc=format now loads Pod::To::format and uses it for rendering
46 + 'lib/' is no longer in the default include path
47 + improved Parameter.perl
48 + add .changed, .modified and .accessed methods to IO
49 + improved --help output
50 + install precompiled test module for speedup
51 + fixed printing of backtraces when regexes are in the call chain
52 + case insensitive regex matches now also work for interpolated variables
53
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54 New in 2012.04
55 + 'defined' is now a listop instead of a prefix op
56 + fixed :16('0d...')
ac083c5 @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog a little more.
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57 + implemented simple interpolation in names in type declarations (class ::(const) { })
58 + $=POD renamed to $=pod
59 + fixed slicing of non-lists with infinite ranges
60 + fixed accidental over-serialization, cutting ~300KB off each pre-compiled module
61 + scalar positionals no longer treated as slices
62 + implemented Routine.package
63 + join will now always reify at least 4 elements of a list if possible
64 + warnings now have line numbers
65 + brought back Str.indent
66 + ban declaring pseudo-packages, with a helpful error
67 + a name followed by :: now returns .WHO, so Foo::<&bar> style lookups work
68 + Exception.Bool now returns true
1501f51 @jnthn Update ChangeLog a little.
jnthn authored
69 + avoided re-parsing of longname, which speeds up the parse a bit overall
70 + implemented MY, CALLER, OUTER, UNIT, CORE, SETTING and DYNAMIC pseudo-packages
71 + implemented ::<$x> and ::{'$x'} style lookups
72 + some small optimizations to various Str built-ins and MapIter
95a6d8c @moritz update changelog and release announcement a bit
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73 + improved --doc output
73b1756 @coke update ChangeLog slightly
coke authored
74 + added $*PERL
75 + implemented IO::ArgFiles.slurp
8d4f0c4 @moritz update ChangeLog
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76
1c93f3c @moritz bump NQP revision
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77 New in 2012.03
78 + updated to dyncall 0.7
7a58a0d @moritz update ChangeLog
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79 + infix:<eqv> now autothreads over junctions
80 + more typed exceptions
4536120 @jnthn A couple of ChangeLog notes about the effects of bs.
jnthn authored
81 + pre-compiled modules/settings are now serialized, not re-built on load
82 + startup time is now about 25% of what it once was
6d0c4a5 @jnthn Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
83 + significant memory and time reduction (~40%) when pre-compiling modules/settings
84 + BEGIN and CHECK now work in r-value context
85 + constant declarator now works with non-literals on the RHS
86 + implemented Set, Bag, KeySet and KeyBag types
42695ea @moritz add :ex and :nth adverbs to ChangeLog
moritz authored
87 + implemented :exhaustive and :nth match adverbs
df250d8 @jnthn Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
88 + implemented ENTER, LEAVE, KEEP and UNDO phasers
89 + implemented FIRST, NEXT and LAST phasers in for loops
90 + implemented START phaser, including use of it in r-value context
91 + implemented also syntax for adding traits inside a block/package
b2505be @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added macros and quasis
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92 + implemented macro declarations and quasi quotes (sans placeholders)
bd6fdeb @moritz add anon enums to ChangeLog
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93 + implemented anonymous enums
8c7747b @moritz [ChangeLog]: note that scoped multis now die
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94 + 'our multi' now dies (used to ignore the 'our')
169bc80 @jnthn Couple more ChangeLog notes.
jnthn authored
95 + implemented PRE and POST phasers
96 + ~25% performance improvement to array indexing
1c93f3c @moritz bump NQP revision
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97
0bcf489 @jnthn Start on this month's ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
98 New in 2012.02
99 + catch duplicate accessor generation required of "has $.x; has @.x;"
a39d86a @jnthn More ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored
100 + many more typed exceptions thrown
0bcf489 @jnthn Start on this month's ChangeLog.
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101 + undeclared attributes mentioned in signatures now caught at compile time
102 + empty Buf is now False in boolean context
103 + implemented <prior>
104 + implemented /<Foo::Bar::baz>/ syntax
105 + /<x>/ can call a predeclared lexical regex x
a39d86a @jnthn More ChangeLog updates.
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106 + conjugate is now called conj
107 + enumeration values .gist to just the key, not the full name
c96ad7d @moritz update ChangeLog
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108 + <!> in regexes fixed
a39d86a @jnthn More ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored
109 + implemented Match.make(...) method
110 + better error reporting for improper use of nextsame and friends
111 + initializers now parsed as part of a variable declarator
112 + trailing whitespace now removed from Pod declarator blocks
113 + List.tree made more useful
114 + implemented rename and copy functions
115 + ().pick and ().roll now return Nil
116 + default MAIN usage message includes .WHY of the candidates
117 + X::Base eliminated in favor of Exception
118 + various range iteration fixes; Num ranges now produce Num lists
119 + LHS of the xx operator is now thunked
120 + can now declare state/constant/our in regexes (before, only :my worked)
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121 + improved backtraces
122 + catch constructs that require an invocant but don't have one
123 + catch uses of virtual method calls in submethods and attribute initializers
124 + improved parsing and performance of reduction meta operators
6b1cbaa @moritz update ChangeLog
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125 + Rat arithmetic now properly defaults to Num if the denominator is too big
126 + FatRat implemented
ac5d99f @jnthn A few more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
127 + implemented long forms of regex adverbs (e.g. "ignorecase" maps to "i")
128 + fixed "but True" and "but False"
129 + object hashes, with the my %h{SomeObjectType} syntax
130 + implemented Int($x) style coercions
41349bf @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added one more change
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131 + implemented Capture.perl
0bcf489 @jnthn Start on this month's ChangeLog.
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132
de59b4b @jnthn Start a ChangeLog for the month, so we don't have it all to do right …
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133 New in 2012.01
134 + -c command line option re-implemented
135 + take flattening bug fixed
136 + duplicate named parameter names detected
137 + fixed clone being too shallow with regard to containers
138 + fixed negative modulo for bigint
139 + better Routine.perl
140 + .DEFINITE macro implemented
f5da44b @jnthn Mention Cygwin build fixes in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
141 + .^methods, .^attributes and .^parents now support :excl (the new default) and :all
8d9c2fe @jnthn Update ChangeLog.
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142 + Array.delete implemented
143 + restored basic -n and -p functionality
144 + improved parameter introspection
145 + fixed operations on bigints when the first operand had been mixed in to
146 + fixed multi-dispatch narrowness calculation for native types
147 + binding to array and hash elements
148 + added Order enumeration, and updated cmp and <=> to use it
149 + adding various missing magicals, such as &?ROUTINE and ::?ROLE
150 + accessor generation for my $.x and our $.x cases
151 + fixed @x>>.() (hyper-invocation)
152 + updated Complex.Str to match current spec
153 + fixed eval to see GLOBAL properly
154 + implemented 0 but Answer(42) style mix-ins
155 + fixed various issues in scoping/handling of $/
156 + fixed usage of make in a regex (previously, only worked in action methods)
157 + optimized Range.roll and Range.pick for large ranges
f5da44b @jnthn Mention Cygwin build fixes in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
158 + fixed non-numeric, no-Str ranges
159 + fixed build on Cygwin
70b2ce7 @moritz 2012.01 release announcement
moritz authored
160 + fixed regex backtracking into subrules and captures
de59b4b @jnthn Start a ChangeLog for the month, so we don't have it all to do right …
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161
4a57bd7 @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
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162 New in 2011.12
163 + improved protoregex support, including NFA caching
164 + <before ...> and <after ...> (lookahead and lookbehind)
165 + backslash sequences in character classes
166 + fixed quantified captures and :r interaction bug
de08cc8 @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
167 + optimized match object construction, ListIter, substr and chomp
168 + improved performance of send/get on sockets
09097de @jnthn Couple of ChangeLog additions.
jnthn authored
169 + optimizer detects missing private methods and simplifies calls (level 3 only)
de08cc8 @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
170 + fixed some issues when an array was assigned to itself, maybe using .=
171 + implemented .wrap and .unwrap, plus wrap handles with a .restore method
f70f20a @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
172 + implemented .trans on strings
173 + unicode properties can be matched against in regexes
174 + binding to @, % and & sigils now checks for the appropriate role
175 + assignments to variables declared with the & sigil now checked for Callable
176 + typed hashes, partial support for typed arrays
177 + some parametric role fixes
178 + can now use but operator with a type object
179 + smartmatching of regexes against arrays and hashes
180 + socket IO now implements .write and custom input line separators
181 + implemented getc
182 + implemented .WALK
183 + implemented ff, ^ff, ff^ and ^ff^
184 + implemented .REPR macro
3b7a158 @moritz update ChangeLog in preparation for the 2011.12 release
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185 + implemented Proxy class
186 + some typed errors are now thrown from within the compiler
187 + stubbed methods from roles now require those methods to be implemented
188 + updated docs/ROADMAP
189 + .WHICH now returns ObjAt objects
98040f5 @moritz preliminary release annoucement
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190 + defining new operators
4a57bd7 @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
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191
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192 New in 2011.11
0bd4922 @jnthn Update changelog a little.
jnthn authored
193 + CATCH blocks are now much closer to spec
9bc820b @jnthn Case consistency fix in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
194 + big integer support
195 + basic protoregex support with NFA-driven LTM for some declarative constructs
cbc652c @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
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196 + correct default values for natively typed variables
197 + fixed initialization of state variables
16b498b @moritz update ChangeLog
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198 + improved support for natively typed variables
199 + catch more uses of undeclared variables
200 + splice() is now implemented
adb4caa @jnthn Note uniq() in ChangeLog (colomon++).
jnthn authored
201 + uniq() is now implemented
16b498b @moritz update ChangeLog
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202 + several runtime errors now throw properly typed error objects
203 + various performance improvements, for example to the X meta op and Str.succ
204 + improved support for MAIN argument parsing
0bd4922 @jnthn Update changelog a little.
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205 + fixed lexicals/recursion bug
5390ac6 @jnthn Note copy in the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
206 + IO.copy is now implemented
cbc652c @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
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207
739000f @moritz fill ChangeLog a bit
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208 New in 2011.10
05d6117 @moritz update ChangeLog
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209 + operators and functions with native type arguments
210 + detection of call to undefined routines at CHECK time
211 + various optimizations: inlining of operators, CHECK time dispatch decisions
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212 + performance improvements of MapIter
213 + support @$foo style derefencing/coercion
214 + Exception.backtrace
f56944f @moritz update ChangeLog
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215 + eval() has stopped to catch exceptions
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216
313b687 @moritz add some few ChangeLog entries
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217 New in 2011.09
218 + Rewritten meta object protocol and object storage
219 + many speedups
a979ded @jnthn Add some ChangeLog entries.
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220 + Int, Num and Str are now far more lightweight
313b687 @moritz add some few ChangeLog entries
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221 + much more robust handling of infinite list
222 + basic LoL (List of Lists) support
223 + :U and :D type modifiers
a979ded @jnthn Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
224 + protos and multis now conform to the new spec
313b687 @moritz add some few ChangeLog entries
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225 + improved enum support
226 + basic 'constant' declarator
227 + .WHAT and friends as macros
228 + chrs sub and method
229 + support for .gist
230 + run() has been renamed to shell() to conform to current spec
231 + hyper methods now descend into nested data structures
232 + basic safe mode (through --seting=SAFE)
233 + recording and reporting of test timings (tools/test_summary.pl)
234 + Pod parsing and --pod=text option
235 + basic support for .WHY
a979ded @jnthn Add some ChangeLog entries.
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236 + greatly improved BEGIN-time support
237 + traits applied at BEGIN time for packages, routines and attributes
238 + parametric roles reify types properly, fixing many bugs
239 + better handling of type variables
240 + support $?CLASS, which is generic in roles
241 + support import/export of custom meta-objects for built in package declarators
242 + custom meta-objects can override method dispatch
243 + faster, allocation-free multi-dispatch cache
244 + a custom BUILD does not suppress default values
245 + undeclared attributes detected and reported at compile time
246 + basic support for native int/num types on lexical variables
247 + int/num as attributes are stored compactly in the object body
313b687 @moritz add some few ChangeLog entries
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248
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249 New in 2011.07
250 + fractional powers of negative numbers now result in Complex numbers
251 + obtain spectests from a specific branch of the `roast' repo
252 + fix bug that prevented build on systems with little RAM
253
254 New in 2011.06
255 + added take-rw built-in
256 + numerous build system improvements
257 + assignment now evaluates arguments right-to-left
258
259 New in 2011.05 release
260 + added a call counter for builtins in Perl 6-level subroutines
261 + gcd (greatest common divisor) and lcm (largest common multiple) operators
262 + build system improvements
263 + added --ignore-parrot-rev option to Configure.pl
264 + Configure.pl now creates "config.status" file
265 + fixed relational operators when used with NaN
266 + implemented Int.base
267 + speedup smart-matching against numbers and Str.comb with default arguments
268 + added RAKUDO_SUBLOG environment var for tracking subroutine calls
269 + overall performance speedups
270
887bb5b @tadzik Noted indent in the Changelog
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271 New in 2011.04 release
272 + implemented Str.indent
e09cb7e @moritz [docs] add two more entries to ChangeLog
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273 + A new, much simpler API and implemention of IO::Socket::INET
274 + Unified error messages to use "Cannot"
887bb5b @tadzik Noted indent in the Changelog
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275
14319fc @moritz make assignment type check errors more informative
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276 New in 2011.03 release
277 + improved error message on type check failure in assignment
4290515 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog for 2011.03 release
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278 + -n and -p command line options
279 + Test.pm's skip() now has argument ordering consistent with todo()
280 + implemented complex conjugation
281 + more IO methods related to stat
14319fc @moritz make assignment type check errors more informative
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282
d6cfc94 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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283 New in 2011.02 release
d52af1a @moritz [docs] braino, moritz--, jnthn++
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284 + IPv6 support
d6cfc94 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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285 + more robust numeric exponentation
286 + --ll-backtrace command line option for PIR level stack traces
f4ec358 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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287 + future-proof for upcoming generational garbage collector in parrot
288 + various constructs now return Nil
289 + infix:<orelse> implemented
cea2411 [docs] Mentioned xor changes in ChangeLog.
Kodi Arfer authored
290 + infix:<^^> and infix:<xor> improved
f4ec358 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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291 + negation metaoperator is now restricted to operators that return Bool
d6cfc94 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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292
c9bc28f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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293 New in 2011.01 release
ea8c88a @moritz update ChangeLog
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294 + faster subroutine calls (type cache)
c9bc28f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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295 + 'handles RoleName' now works
296 + Test.pm: s/done_testing/done/
ea8c88a @moritz update ChangeLog
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297 + non-spec debugging pragma Devel::Trace
298 + improved parsing of keyword boundaries
388eed7 @moritz another ChangeLog entry
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299 + sped up .comb
c9bc28f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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300
2865b9d @moritz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
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301 New in 2010.12 release
b2440a5 @nunorc [release] update changelog and add announcement
nunorc authored
302 + new .trans algorithm
2865b9d @moritz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
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303 + fixed $*PID on MacOS X
b2440a5 @nunorc [release] update changelog and add announcement
nunorc authored
304 + don't register names of anon types
305 + configuration improvements
306 + updated Any functions
307 + fix $*IN_DECL leakage
308 + implemented Hash.hash
309 + Temporal updates
e9cf790 @nunorc [release] changelog updates, tadzik++ for pointing out changes
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310 + Buf.decode fixed
311 + open() fixed for binary flag
2865b9d @moritz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
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312
9256321 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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313 New in 2010.11 release
314 + now works with parrot on git
315 + implemented qw//
316 + 5x speedup of .trans
317 + various improvements to Set
318 + don't use deprecated charset ops anymore
7b94fc9 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] updated
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319 + Bool.Bool and Bool.so now return False
320 + implemented &elems
321 + improved error for Date.new(Str)
322 + improvement on hyperoperators
323 + indexings like .[0 .. *-1] work now
9256321 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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324
13c8a23 @moritz [docs] update Changelog with require and Bool stringification
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325 New in 2010.10 release
326 + True and False now stringify according to the specification
327 + basic form of 'require' for run time module loading
f523366 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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328 + warnings from the setting now produce line numbers in the users' program
8711e05 Updated ChangeLog.
Kodi Arfer authored
329 + local time zone available as $*TZ
0647023 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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330 + more consistent line numbers from warnings
331 + getting and setting attributes via introspection
332 + implement samespace, ms// and ss///
333 + hyper operator invoving = can now modify their arguments
334 + speed up Str.flip by over a factor of 100
13c8a23 @moritz [docs] update Changelog with require and Bool stringification
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335
336 New in 2010.09 release
323a672 @masak [ChangeLog] new IO methods
masak authored
337 + new methods on IO concerning the modify and access time of files
d84752d Implemented Instants and Durations.
Kodi Arfer authored
338 + S32::Temporal now completely implemented
339 + Instants and Durations
9993bb2 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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340 + speedup for slurp() and .reverse built-ins
0d6d574 @moritz update ChangeLog
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341 + various improvements to the Set type
a93dcb6 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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342 + revamp of series operator code, and adaption to new spec
343 + implement ...^ up-to-but-excluding-series operator
344 + allow :r and :ratchet modifiers on regex quoting constructs
52bf6f3 @moritz update ChangeLog
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345 + Bool.pick
346 + significantly improved enum implementation
d84752d Implemented Instants and Durations.
Kodi Arfer authored
347
c1e19af @moritz update ChangeLog a bit
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348 New in 2010.08 release
fcf4f36 @moritz adverbs for m//
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349 + syntactic adverbs on substitutions, rx quotes and m//, e.g. '$x ~~ s:2nd/a/b/'
c1e19af @moritz update ChangeLog a bit
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350 + updated ROADMAP
351 + speedups for integer operations
7530af5 @mathw Update ChangeLog for 2010.08 release.
mathw authored
352 + the Match class's .perl method now produces useful, roundtrippable Perl code
353 + the MAIN subroutine can now parse short arguments
354 + the cmp and <=> operators now work on more numeric types
355 + the Buf class now has .pack and .unpack methods with partial functionality
356 + numeric bitshift operators now have the correct precedence
357 + smartmatch against True or False is now an error
96a0ffe @moritz allow all the adverbs on s/// that Cool.subst understands
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358
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359 New in 2010.07 release
360 + support for delegation via 'handles'
66ca1a7 @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
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361 + implemented binding with := and read-only binding with ::=
362 + implement OS related built-ins like mkdir, cwd
363 + improved diagnostics in Test.pm
364 + basic binary IO, buffer encoding and decoding
365 + magic $*ARGFILE file handle
366 + more robust closures
367 + multi-level Array and Hash element autovivification
3370f07 @moritz update ChnageLog
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368 + perl6 --version now identifies the exact git sha1 and parrot version
66ca1a7 @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
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369 + implemented 'is rw' trait on classes
36c5464 @moritz switch file tests to $filename.IO ~~ :e; implement IO.z
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370 + file tests now work through IO, ie. 'README'.IO ~~ :e
3370f07 @moritz update ChnageLog
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371 + generic, multi-level Whatever-currying (eg grep !(* % 2), @list)
afd65e7 @jnthn Couple more ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored
372 + improved error reporting in many cases, especially multi-method dispatch
3370f07 @moritz update ChnageLog
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373 + implemented backtracking into capturing groups and subrules
374 + phasers refactored, they can now return results and see the setting
375 + custom circumfix operators
376 + basic .wrap and .unwrap implementation
377 + weighted Hash.pick
378 + .perl on custom classes now dumps attributes
afd65e7 @jnthn Couple more ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored
379 + Basic implementation of the ==> and <== feed operators
380 + Int ~~ Num is no longer true, as per spec; use Numeric instead
937177e @jnthn Also a note in the ChangeLog about enum improvements.
jnthn authored
381 + Improvements to enumerations
c6a829d @moritz add "handles" to ChangeLog
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382
e36cbae @moritz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
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383 New in 2010.06 release
f17fe96 @moritz extend ChangeLog a bit
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384 + new list model with immutable iterators, lots of fixes to lists and arrays
e36cbae @moritz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored
385 + variable interpolation into regexes
5940b25 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
386 + compile time Whatever currying for infix, prefix and postfix operators
736bef8 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] some further updates
masak authored
387 + autoprinting in the REPL shell
388 + in @*INC, the current directory '.' now comes at the end, as in Perl 5
389 + basic Buf implementation: Str.encode/Buf.decode work for UTF-8
dd8b9f0 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
390 + proper Perl 6 match objects
391 + Backtraces with Perl 6 subroutine names and line numbers
fca899b @moritz add MAIN to ChangeLog
moritz authored
392 + MAIN and USAGE subs
f17fe96 @moritz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
393 + basic version of Str.trans
394 + mix-ins with non-roles (5 but 'string')
736bef8 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] some further updates
masak authored
395 + @*ARGS is now read-write
396 + IO::Socket::INET again works in CORE
8a1a1a5 @masak [ChangeLog, announce] improvements
masak authored
397 + hash and array slices have been greatly improved
f17fe96 @moritz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
398 + basic support for callframe() and CallFrame type
e36cbae @moritz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored
399
d4bb7b2 @moritz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
400 New in 2010.05 release
65893e1 @colomon Work on release announcements.
colomon authored
401 + implemented lexical and anonymous classes and roles
d4bb7b2 @moritz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
402 + manual pages are now installed
403 + the .match method now understand the adverbs :c; :p, :nth, :x, :g, :ov
404 + test reports with tools/test_summary.pl now record detailed timing information
405 + many improvements to numeric handling
406 + implemented S (sequential) meta operator
407 + fixed placeholder parameters ($^a, $^b)
408 + basic enum implementation
409 + implemented List.classify
d855135 @colomon Add a few more bits to the changelog.
colomon authored
410 + turned on an additional 47 test files
411 + further improved error messages
412 + implement zero-argument versions of many binary operators
24e28a1 @colomon Some spell checking, mention Blizkost.
colomon authored
413 + basic interoperation with Perl 5 through the external Blizkost project
d4bb7b2 @moritz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
414
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
415 New in 2010.04 release
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
416 + interpolation of expression ending in postcircumfixes into double-quoted
417 strings (for example "cards: @cards.sort()")
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
418 + prefix and postfix hyper operators
419 + multi subs now work properly when lexically scoped
420 + implemented item assignment with tighter precedence than the comma operator
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
421 + loading of .pm6 modules
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
422 + Basic implementation of Numeric and Real roles
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
423 + implementation of DateTime and Date built-in types
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
424 + named regexes can be declared outside of grammars again
425 + support for numbers with arbitrary radix, including fractional numbers (:16<DEAD.BEEF>)
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
426 + implemented fmt(), printf() note() and IO.getc built-in routines
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
427 + infix meta operators now inherit the precedence of the modified operator
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
428 + &[+] short name for infix operators
429 + hash slices
430 + signature literals
98f05df @jnthn Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
431 + smart-matching against signatures
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
432 + more consistent implementation of prefix:<|> for interpolating things into
433 signatures
434 + better error message on accidental usa of Perl 5 features such as << as
435 bit shift operators, and catch many perl 5 magic variables
1f638cc @moritz [docs] another ChangeLog entry
moritz authored
436 + implemented type Cool
98f05df @jnthn Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
437 + implemented anonymous classes and roles
438 + implemented $*PID
439 + method introspection works again
440 + better error message for calling non-existent routine in a namespace
441 + now run programs with the setting as an outer lexical scope, as per spec
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
442
a8d808f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored
443 New in 2010.03 release
444 + The trigonometric functions and the Rat class have received numerous
445 updates, making them faster and more complete
446 + .^parent now works again
447 + The invocation logic has received various speedups
448 + Hash creation has been optimized
449 + Various improvement related to constant internal strings have led to
450 slight speedups
4c251d4 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] fixed typo, removed dup
masak authored
451 + .pick, .sort, .keys, .values, .kv, sprintf were reimplemented, ported
452 from the old 'alpha' branch
a8d808f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored
453 + The statement modifier for loop works again
454 + Various parsing bugs have been sorted out; one having to do with
455 closing curly braces at the end of a line not terminating the statement
6dd31df @jnthn Re-instate masak++ ChangeLog entries that I somehow managed to lose.
jnthn authored
456 + .CREATE, .BUILDALL and .can in the OO system have received attention,
457 some of it leading to mild speedups
458 + $*PROGRAM_NAME and @*ARGS now work
4c251d4 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] fixed typo, removed dup
masak authored
459 + Deferral works again (nextsame/nextwith/callsame/callwith)
6dd31df @jnthn Re-instate masak++ ChangeLog entries that I somehow managed to lose.
jnthn authored
460 + Array.delete works again
d537cea @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
461 + Fixed .?, .+ and .* along with matching latest spec on .?
462 + Switch untyped variables to default to Any instead of Mu
463 + &foo lookup syntax works again (including for operators)
464 + Various cases of eqv operator implemented
465 + Make overriding postcircumfix:<( )> work again, this time per spec
466 + Make junctions of code objects invokable again
467 + Lazy implementation of the Z operator
468 + Added back @*INC
469 + Read-only %*ENV support
470 + Grammars work again
471 + Implemented regexes taking parameters
472 + Implemented proto-regex declarations
473 + Initial work on getting subset types working again
474 + Add back many of the file test methods
475 + Added docs/S11-Modules-proposal.pod documenting how we intend to handle
476 modules through Rakudo *
477 + First cut of locating and loading modules with a given version and/or
478 authority, and in absence of a requirement selection of the latest
479 version by default if multiple are available.
480 + Many improvements to the series operator
b4ed7c1 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added/changed a few quotation marks
masak authored
481 + Implemented 'need' and a first cut of 'import'; 'use' works in terms
482 of them
d537cea @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
483 + Import is now into the lexical scope by default, as per spec
b4ed7c1 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added/changed a few quotation marks
masak authored
484 + Removed requirement to hand-pre-compile .pm to .pir for use with 'use'
d537cea @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
485 + Improved multi-dispatch candidate not found errors to include details of
486 the available candidates
487 + Implemented 'use MONKEY_TYPING'
488 + Many cases of smart-match work again
489 + $x.Foo::bar() and $x.$y() work again
490 + $.foo(1,2,3) works again
855ecb5 @colomon Tweak changelog on metaops.
colomon authored
491 + !, R, X and Z meta-operators work, albeit with some caveats
d537cea @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
492 + s/foo/bar/ and s[foo] = 'bar' substitution syntax implemented
493 + Array.rotate added back
494 + User defined operators (prefix, postfix, infix) working again
495 + Many more small but important improvements to built-in types and functions
496 + Various other bug fixes
497 + ROADMAP updates
a8d808f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored
498
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
499 New in 2010.02 release
500 + The branch formerly known as 'ng' becomes the new master branch
2663b19 [docs/] additions to ChangeLog and announce/2010.02
Martin Berends authored
501 + The previous master branch is now Rakudo/alpha
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
502 + NQP-RX replaces NQP in the Parrot Compiler Toolkit, enabling the
503 source code of the compiler to be written in a subset of Perl 6 that
504 is much more powerful, most importantly with regexes, as the name
505 suggests
506 + The revised Perl6/Grammar.pm is much closer to the canonical STD.pm
507 + Regexes may declare contextual and lexical variables
508 + Lazy lists and arrays are partly implemented
509 + The object metamodel is largely written in NQP-RX instead of PIR
510 + The name of the root of the object hierarchy is now Mu
511 + The term 'undef' is gone, replaced by Nil, Mu or *.notdef depending on
512 context
2663b19 [docs/] additions to ChangeLog and announce/2010.02
Martin Berends authored
513 + Builtin classes derive from Cool which derives from Any
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
514 + The refactored source code is more compact and more easily extended
515 + The number of spectests passed has reduced from a peak of 32731 in
e4cdb5b [build/PARROT_REVISION] tentatively set to 44147 2.1.0
Martin Berends authored
516 alpha to 24221, because porting the functionality to the new master
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
517 is still ongoing
518 + Release numbering changes from 'dash' to 'dot' delimiter to get on
519 better with various package management systems
520
98f43b6 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
521 New in 2010-01 release
522 + Added method form of eval.
523 + Implemented :s and :l file operators
524 + Added functions for logarithms using $base
525 + Refactored subroutine calls to use new Context structures in Parrot 2.0.0
526
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
527 New in 2009-12 release
528 + Only minor maintenance was done because all attention was being given
529 to the Rakudo/ng branch, bringing in the new nqp-rx bootstrap compiler
530
b5d7e51 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
531 New in 2009-11 release
532 + Rakudo now uses Parrot's updated calling convention features
d351043 @jnthn Tweak the release announcement and change log to clarify what the nes…
jnthn authored
533 + support unpacking of arrays, hashes and objects in signatures
b5d7e51 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
534 + changed .pick to use :replace instead of :repl
535 + many core setting optimizations and bugfixes
1db377a @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added a few more changes
masak authored
536 + IO::Socket.recv() has been extended to accept a parameter specifying the
537 number of bytes which will be received
538 + Rakudo now looks up %INC in the right namespace when loading libraries for
539 foreign languages
b5d7e51 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
540
836c8c8 @moritz mention spectest_smolder in README and ChangeLog
moritz authored
541 New in 2009-10 release
542 + smolder reports for spectest runs
0331d60 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
543 + more Complex trig functions
073d5ed @jnthn Additions to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
544 + pure Perl 6 implementation of the Complex type
0331d60 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
545 + some variants of the new series operator
546 + correct construction of twigilled colonpairs
547 + infix:<eqv>, .pred and .succ for the Rat type
548 + when configuring with --gen-parrot, pass --optimize to parrot's Configure.pl
3eceb87 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
549 + moved more operators to the setting and thus made them overloadable
550 + { %hash } now correctly constructs a hash, not a closure
551 + new, faster low level Signature type
552 + improved Signature introspection
7e34de6 @moritz mention new signature binder in ChangeLog
moritz authored
553 + new, much faster signature binder
073d5ed @jnthn Additions to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
554 + improved various error messages related to signature binding
555 + signature literals now supported
556 + binding of named arguments to positional parameters
557 + attributive parameters implemented
558 + package blocks now run as immediate blocks, as per the spec
559 + lexical variables declared outside of packages now visible inside them
836c8c8 @moritz mention spectest_smolder in README and ChangeLog
moritz authored
560
4b9cd2d @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
561 New in 2009-09 release
562 + updates to numeric operators: infix</>(Int, Int) creates a Rat
563 + Rat (rational) numbers
564 + overloadable builtin operators
48b5d4d @pmichaud Some ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
565 + contextual variables
566 + setting values in %*ENV now works
ea6448f @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
567 + partial support for trigonometric functions of complex numbers
568 + better handling of custom traits, many builtin traits moved to core setting
569 + improved type dispatch for builtin operators, type coercions
4b9cd2d @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
570
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
571 New in 2009-08 release
3d5359d @pmichaud More text updates in preparation for release.
pmichaud authored
572 + Rakudo must now be built from an installed parrot, and can be installed
9959b21 @moritz [docs] mentioned installed parrot in ChangeLog
moritz authored
573 itself
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
574 + separate Perl 6 meta class
575 + introspection on roles
576 + declaration of methods in the meta class by writing method ^newmethod($obj)
577 + :tree options for parent class, attribute and role introspection
3d5359d @pmichaud More text updates in preparation for release.
pmichaud authored
578 + allow some custom postcircumfix:<( )> methods
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
579 + moved more built-ins into the setting
580 + implement operators infix:<!%> (divisibility test) and prefix [||] and [//]
581 + updated ROADMAP in preparation for the Rakudo Star release
582 + instead of throwing nasty parse errors, Rakudo now informs you that feed
9520b46 @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
583 operators are not yet implemented
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
584 + improved testing: planless testing with done_testing(); better diagnostic
585 output from is()
9520b46 @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
586 + the syntax for embedded comments has changed
1c93b6b @moritz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
587 + embedded Pod comments are now recognized
9520b46 @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
588 + support for defining traits and applying them to routines, classes and roles
1c93b6b @moritz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
589 + "hides" trait (class A hides B { ... }), and "is hidden"
9520b46 @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
590 + better handling of slurpy and optional in multi-dispatch
591 + use of .?, .+ and .* with indirect calling form ($obj.+@cands)
592 + .can improved; now returns something usable as an iterator
593 + lastcall implemented
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
594
7187b9f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
595 New in 2009-07 release
fb0601a @jnthn Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored
596 + extensive refactor of the multi dispatch code to get closer to the spec
e7a7999 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
597 + better handling of named arguments in multi dispatch
fb0601a @jnthn Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored
598 + operators and traits can be defined in the setting
e7a7999 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
599 + basic implementation of the series and eqv operators
0b9d7af @moritz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
600 + refatored trait code to match updated specification
e7a7999 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
601 + implemented more cases of smartmatching against hashes
602 + fixed state variables to work with //= and ||= initialization
0b9d7af @moritz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
603 + improved testing: when Rakudo dies with 'Null PMC Access' it is never
604 considered a success
605 + implemented the :all flag to split which keeps captures
606 + added List.rotate builtin
607 + nextwith and callwith now also work properly with methods
608 + take() without outer gather now merely warns
fb0601a @jnthn Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored
609 + introspection of roles and attributes
7187b9f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
610
de1e9f0 @moritz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored
611 New in 2009-06 release
99cad48 @pmichaud Documentation updates for release.
pmichaud authored
612 + refactored and corrected object initialization (BUILD/CREATE)
de1e9f0 @moritz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored
613 + attributes initilizations can now use attributes defined earlier
614 + method calls are now faster
615 + basic safe mode that forbids IO and execution of external programs
616 + implemented meta operators for user defined operators
617 + initial implementation of Temporal (date/time related objects)
618 + type checking of implicit return values
619 + improved introspection methods
77f9d70 @pmichaud Some more updates in preparation for Thursday's release.
pmichaud authored
620 + cleaned up IO methods
1b06df8 @pmichaud More news.
pmichaud authored
621 + improved "is export" handling for modules and setting
77f9d70 @pmichaud Some more updates in preparation for Thursday's release.
pmichaud authored
622 + automatically transcode to iso-8859-1 for faster parsing when possible
623 + refactored and corrected assignment, .succ, .pred, C<++>, C<-->,
624 postcircumfix:<[ ]>, Whatever
625 + "module Foo;" now allows statements before it
99cad48 @pmichaud Documentation updates for release.
pmichaud authored
626 + improved Unicode string handling
627 + better support for Str increment/decrement in Unicode ranges
628 + many performance improvements
de1e9f0 @moritz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored
629
ffcde86 @moritz ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
630 New in 2009-05 release
97c7cec @pmichaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored
631 + updated docs/ROADMAP
0ce0f62 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
632 + basic support for custom operators
633 + operators can now be referenced as &infix:<+>
97c7cec @pmichaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored
634 + meta operator support for custom operators
0ce0f62 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
635 + cross-language library loading
222993f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
636 + stack traces now include source file name and line number
0ce0f62 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
637 + implemented Regex type
966ea72 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
638 + .WALK (parent classes in configurable order)
639 + .name method on routines
640 + refactored enums, thereby fixing many enum related bugs
641 + fixed namespace of eval()ed code
612bcf3 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
642 + implemented parallel dispatch (@objects>>.methods)
643 + initial support for «...» quotes
0ce0f62 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
644 + text files now default to utf8 encoding
966ea72 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
645 + fixes to Match.perl and Match.chunks
646 + implemented 'constant name = $value'
647 + documented build dependencies
222993f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
648 + grep() accepts general matcher, things like @list.grep(Int) work
649 + trigonometric functions (sin, cos, ...) now available via 'use Num :Trig'
b4f301d @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks.
jnthn authored
650 + qx{} quotes now work (except on Windows)
6685755 @jnthn Few extras for the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
651 + hyper-operators on hashes now work (%a >>+<< %b)
652 + initial implementation of $foo.@bar
653 + refactored wrap and unwrap to work with candidate lists; fixes some bugs
654 + refactored/improved callsame and callwith, and added nextsame and nextwith
655 (only work for dispatches of the form $foo.@bar and with wrap so far)
656 + partial implementation of .^parents and .^methods
b4f301d @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks.
jnthn authored
657 + can initialize attributes in terms of others
97c7cec @pmichaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored
658 + many other bug fixes and performance enhancements
ffcde86 @moritz ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
659
660 New in 2009-04 release (#16, "Bratislava")
5c8015e @jnthn Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for co…
jnthn authored
661 + wrap and unwrap for subroutines
662 + calling a method on a Whatever star generates a closure
663 + 1+*, *+1 and others generate closures (*-1 missing)
664 + Associative, Positional and Callable are now parametric roles
665 + typed arrays and hashes
666 + parametric role subtyping (R[T1] ~~ R[T2] where T1 ~~ T2)
667 + .invert and .push on Hashes
668 + enforce return types of subroutines (partial implementation)
669 + parallel testing
670 + Configure.pl now supports passing options to parrot's Configure
671 + support for lexical subroutines and multis
672 + implemented \c[character name] in double quoted strings and regexes
673 + implemented Perl 5 regexes
674 + rx/.../ regex quoting
f68de36 @moritz [docs] typo (vim-o?) in ChangeLog
moritz authored
675 + sockets support has been added (IO::Socket)
5c19526 @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
676 + regex patterns may now be quantified by a separator regex
5c8015e @jnthn Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for co…
jnthn authored
677 + moved many methods to the setting
678 + exporting and importing by tags, support :DEFAULT export tag
679 + implemented START blocks
680 + implemented roots builtin
681 + implemented .ast on Match objects
5c19526 @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
682 + added Match.caps and Match.chunks
5c8015e @jnthn Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for co…
jnthn authored
683 + split() now supports limits in all cases
5c19526 @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
684 + prefix:<=> and the "fish operator" ( =<> ) are now gone
5c8015e @jnthn Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for co…
jnthn authored
685 + .readline is now .get
686 + roles are now punned on any method call on the role
687 + many other bug fixes
370dd76 @moritz [docs] update to ChangeLog
moritz authored
688
db1e872 @pmichaud Final ChangeLog for release #15.
pmichaud authored
689 New in 2009-03 release (#15, "Oslo")
84920ea @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
690 + implemented $*PROGRAM_NAME magical variable
691 + outer lexicals are now visible in eval()
4947aea @moritz [ChangeLog] mention last/next working in grep()
moritz authored
692 + next, last etc. work in grep()
80344fd @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
693 + added R metaoperator
84920ea @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
694 + add an initial draft of Match.perl
4ec17da @pmichaud ChangeLog update.
pmichaud authored
695 + refactor Grammar and Match class hierarchy
696 + fix if/unless/while/until/for/... on line after close curlies
697 + add Q quoting, including Q:PIR
80344fd @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
698 + added "state" variables
cba1557 @jnthn Add a few more bits to the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
699 + //= fixed to short-circuit, and added short-circuiting &&= and ||=
700 + multi-subs now have the Multi type and have a .candidates method
701 + multi-method dispatch now looks up the class hierarchy
702 + various fixes to using roles as type constraints
703 + support bare sigils in signatures
80344fd @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
704 + more methods and functions moved to (Perl 6) setting
cba1557 @jnthn Add a few more bits to the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
705 + many other bug fixes
80344fd @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
706
4bb9d8d @pmichaud Rename NEWS to ChangeLog, since that's what it really represents.
pmichaud authored
707 New in 2009-02 release (#14, "Vienna")
708 + first release independent of Parrot releases
709 + passing 7076 spectests (+796 since 2009-01 release)
710 + build and use fakecutable (perl6.exe) by default
711 + redesigned build, configuration, and test subsystems
712 + add settings/ directory for builtins written in Perl 6 (was "prelude")
713 + improve diagnostics in Test.pm
714 + allow anonymous classes via C<::>
715 + re-use existing parameterized roles instead of creating new ones
716 + roles now pun classes when .new is called on them
717 + 'proto' now marks all same-named routines as 'multi'
718 + XopX is now Xop
719 + implement <-> (rw) pointy blocks
720 + added min= and max= metaoperators
721 + many many bugfixes
722 + publish release schedule
723 + documentation improvements
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