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2e33656 Moritz Lenz add expmod and is-prime
moritz authored
1 New in 2012.10
2
3 + Int.is-prime and Int.expmod
4
acc9484 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
5 New in 2012.09
6 + class Iterable does not inherit from class Cool anymore
7 + basic macro unquoting
8 + basic support for m:P5/.../ regexes
91e9725 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
9 + support for indirect type names in routine and type declarations
54030c3 Jonathan Worthington Add a note about having QAST-based NQP to the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
10 + compiler now built with QAST-based NQP, which generates better code, thus
11 making the compiler a little faster
f488677 Moritz Lenz export trait for constants
moritz authored
12 + support for "is export" traits on constants
d1f4dc7 Moritz Lenz implement wordcase, deprecate capitalize
moritz authored
13 + implemented Str.wordcase
0e36b2d Jonathan Worthington Add multi improvements to the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
14 + can now write more complex proto subs and methods, using {*} to enter the
15 dispatcher
16 + tie-breaking with constraints now picks the first matching one rather than
17 demanding they be mutually exclusive
acc9484 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
18
4fe23e7 Moritz Lenz implement tclc
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19 New in 2012.08
20 + tclc implemented
85541f0 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
21 + --> ReturnType in signatures and prefix type constraints of routine return
5e1b9a8 Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored
22 types are honored
96699c0 Jonathan Worthington Be a little more precise/informative about magnitude of memory improveme...
jnthn authored
23 + reduced memory usage at build time by around 35% - 40%
8c740aa Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
24 + the argument to IO::Socket.recv is now interpreted as a number of characters
25 + enum lists and arguments to parametric roles are now evaluated at compile time
7b678c3 Jonathan Worthington Mention PIRT.
jnthn authored
26 + switched to new internal AST and backend representations (QAST and PIRT)
3a20b76 Moritz Lenz remove some deprecated subs and methods
moritz authored
27 + removed deprecated routines Str.bytes and Str.lcfirst/&lcfirst
7c4c8b1 Moritz Lenz mention trait exception improvements in ChangeLog
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28 + errors from traits now contain file name and line number
e3d4092 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog with IO::{File,Dir} removal
moritz authored
29 + IO::File and IO::Dir have been removed
5e1b9a8 Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored
30 + inliner has been improved and can inline a wider range of routines
31 + simple implementation of the 'soft' pragma
32 + fixed over-eager treatment of numeric literals as int rather than Int in cases
33 where they appeared each side of an infix operator
78c5c17 Moritz Lenz Detect and carp at circular module loading
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34 + detect circularities in module loading
449f30f Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
35 + sigilless variables in signatures when proeceed by | or \
de84a76 Jonathan Worthington Some more ChangeLog bits.
jnthn authored
36 + prevented blocks that declare variables turning into hash constructors
37 + made pre-compilation complain if dependencies are not pre-compiled yet
38 + fixed interpolation of double-quoted strings in regexes
39 + fixed issue with Num.new not being friendly to subclassing
40 + implemented handling of complex numbers in Str.Numeric
4fe23e7 Moritz Lenz implement tclc
moritz authored
41
f2e4257 Patrick R. Michaud Deprecate SAFE.setting in favor of RESTRICTED.setting.
pmichaud authored
42 New in 2012.07
43 + Deprecated SAFE.setting in favor of RESTRICTED.setting
582c906 Moritz Lenz allow ranges to interpolate into argument lists
moritz authored
44 + Ranges can now interpolate in argument lists
3a0e404 Jonathan Worthington Add a note on meta-object improvement to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
45 + The built-in meta-objects (such as Metamodel::ClassHOW) now inherit from Any
88a9d69 Moritz Lenz add :enc/:encoding support to &open
moritz authored
46 + &open now supports :enc/:encoding
cfe8e56 Moritz Lenz brush up ChangeLog
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47 + Exception.fail, .resumable and .resume
48 + Changed &dir to return IO::Path objects, not strings
5ee1f1e Patrick R. Michaud Deprecate .ucfirst and .lcfirst, per the current synopses (RT #114012).
pmichaud authored
49 + Deprecated .bytes, .ucfirst, and .lcfirst
55cf00a Moritz Lenz [docs/ChangeLog] &spurt, &slurp with :bin
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50 + &slurp now supports :bin
51 + &spurt implemented
cfe8e56 Moritz Lenz brush up ChangeLog
moritz authored
52 + cleaned up Version implementation
53 + fixed :s file test
54 + recognize obosolete rand() and rand(N) forms at compile time
55 + anonymous subset types 'subset :: of Int where { $_ > 0 }'
f2e4257 Patrick R. Michaud Deprecate SAFE.setting in favor of RESTRICTED.setting.
pmichaud authored
56
038718f Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] mention Match.gist
masak authored
57 New in 2012.06
5cff505 Moritz Lenz note some qbootstrap changes in ChangeLog
moritz authored
58 + Rakudo is now compiled with the same regex engine as user-space regexes use
0e8d1a1 Patrick R. Michaud Some ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
59 + transitive longest-token matching in protoregexes
038718f Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] mention Match.gist
masak authored
60 + changed the output of Match.gist
525a664 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
61 + string to number conversion now fails for non-numbers
8d6dbe6 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog and ROADMAP with str-numeric merge
moritz authored
62 + string to number conversion now recognizes radix notation
525a664 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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63 + string incrementation is now aware of more scripts
64 + <|w> word boundary in regexes implemented
4904b02 Moritz Lenz note exception stuff in ChangeLog
moritz authored
65 + more errors from within the meta model now contain line number and file name
61e6739 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
66 + &push and &unshift functions can now autovivify
67 + user-defined operators properly participate in LTM
1d48515 Moritz Lenz note -O2 changes in ChangeLog
moritz authored
68 + Rakudo's C code is now compiled with optimization switches turned on
a441882 Moritz Lenz basic module loading tracing
moritz authored
69 + basic module loading tracing with the RAKUDO_MODULE_DEBUG=1 env variable
cd26962 Jonathan Worthington Add a ChangeLog entry about LTM.
jnthn authored
70 + longest token matching with alternations
fd04ae0 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
71 + require with argument list
de72404 Moritz Lenz note module-trace merge in ChangeLog
moritz authored
72 + compile time errors in loaded modules now show a module loading backtrace
0e8d1a1 Patrick R. Michaud Some ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
73 + improved list and .map handling
4d79923 Jonathan Worthington Make | flattening work on pairs, which flatten as named arguments.
jnthn authored
74 + can now use | to flatten a pair into an argument list as a named argument
038718f Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] mention Match.gist
masak authored
75
5552804 Moritz Lenz fill in some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
76 New in 2012.05
77 + meta ops //=, ||= and &&= now short-circuit properly
78 + Failure objects don't blow up the REPL anymore
79 + allow case insensitive regex matches without ICU in limited cases
80 + %*ENV now propagates into subprocesses
81 + RAKUDOLIB env variable supported in addition to PERL6LIB
93a44d7 Moritz Lenz Implement -M option
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82 + -I and -M command line options
7836d2f Moritz Lenz implement $?LINE and $?FILE
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83 + $?LINE and $?FILE variables
dd66583 Jonathan Worthington Updated ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
84 + warnings now include line number from program, not from CORE.setting
85 + reduction meta-operator on list-associative ops now has correct semantics
86 + now have :th alias for :nth in Str.match
87 + import collisions now report the name of the module that is to blame
88 + ms// fixed
89 + <$x> in regexes caches the compiled regex, which can be a big performance win
90 + implemented temp and let
c2634bd Moritz Lenz pairs in traits have a Bool value, not Int
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91 + 'use' can now import by tag name
c4fd56d Tadeusz Sośnierz [Changelog] Fix a tyop
tadzik authored
92 + 'use' with positional arguments
72358bd Moritz Lenz update changelog
moritz authored
93 + lib.pm
c2634bd Moritz Lenz pairs in traits have a Bool value, not Int
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94 + updated calling conventions for traits
30c0796 Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog update.
jnthn authored
95 + implemented fff flip-flop operator; improvements to ff form also
b09c6f8 Moritz Lenz remove . from default @*INC
moritz authored
96 + removed current directory from default library search path
4b16cae Moritz Lenz coerce arglist to import to an RPA
moritz authored
97 + 'import' works
7a9b1e5 Jonathan Worthington Couple of extra ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored
98 + symbols installed in EXPORT in all nested packages, not just UNIT::EXPORT
99 + enumeration types can be used as roles
100 + END phasers now run when program ends with exit or an exception
6a660de Moritz Lenz three more changelog items
moritz authored
101 + fix Rat.floor and .ceiling to work for large numbers
8523061 Jonathan Worthington Couple more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
102 + improved Rat stringification
6a660de Moritz Lenz three more changelog items
moritz authored
103 + Real is now a role, as it should be
8523061 Jonathan Worthington Couple more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
104 + implemented < foo bar baz > syntax for alternations in regexes
105 + implemented <( and )> syntax for setting from/to of match in regexes
e9e7a27 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog and ROADMAP
moritz authored
106 + support for non-Int enums
107 + basic support for Version literals
570f2bb Jonathan Worthington Few ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored
108 + chmod now available as a function
109 + roundrobin implemented
110 + fixed a bug in precompilation of modules that use roles from other modules
eb05804 Jonathan Worthington Note pack and unpack in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
111 + basic implementation of pack and unpack
1e35759 Jonathan Worthington Note about l-value substr in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
112 + implemented substr-rw, which provides an l-value (assignable) substring
22c12b0 Jonathan Worthington First crack at <~~> in regexes. Note that <~~0> and <~~beer> are NYI, an...
jnthn authored
113 + implemented <~~> (recursive call into self) syntax in regexes
2b96819 Moritz Lenz rename "lazy" to "LAZY" to avoid confusion with lazy lists
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114 + 'LAZY' statement prefix
72358bd Moritz Lenz update changelog
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115
b1d764d Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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116 New in 2012.04.1
117 + autvivification for arrays and hashes
118 + more robust module precompilation
119 + improved infrastructure for calling C code
120 + $.foo style calls now contextualize correctly
7334a53 Patrick R. Michaud Typo fix; replace "infix cmp" with "&infix:<cmp>".
pmichaud authored
121 + &infix:<cmp> now return members of the Order enum in all cases
b1d764d Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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122 + --doc=format now loads Pod::To::format and uses it for rendering
123 + 'lib/' is no longer in the default include path
124 + improved Parameter.perl
125 + add .changed, .modified and .accessed methods to IO
126 + improved --help output
127 + install precompiled test module for speedup
128 + fixed printing of backtraces when regexes are in the call chain
129 + case insensitive regex matches now also work for interpolated variables
130
8d4f0c4 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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131 New in 2012.04
132 + 'defined' is now a listop instead of a prefix op
133 + fixed :16('0d...')
ac083c5 Jonathan Worthington Fill out ChangeLog a little more.
jnthn authored
134 + implemented simple interpolation in names in type declarations (class ::(const) { })
135 + $=POD renamed to $=pod
136 + fixed slicing of non-lists with infinite ranges
137 + fixed accidental over-serialization, cutting ~300KB off each pre-compiled module
138 + scalar positionals no longer treated as slices
139 + implemented Routine.package
140 + join will now always reify at least 4 elements of a list if possible
141 + warnings now have line numbers
142 + brought back Str.indent
143 + ban declaring pseudo-packages, with a helpful error
144 + a name followed by :: now returns .WHO, so Foo::<&bar> style lookups work
145 + Exception.Bool now returns true
1501f51 Jonathan Worthington Update ChangeLog a little.
jnthn authored
146 + avoided re-parsing of longname, which speeds up the parse a bit overall
147 + implemented MY, CALLER, OUTER, UNIT, CORE, SETTING and DYNAMIC pseudo-packages
148 + implemented ::<$x> and ::{'$x'} style lookups
149 + some small optimizations to various Str built-ins and MapIter
95a6d8c Moritz Lenz update changelog and release announcement a bit
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150 + improved --doc output
73b1756 Will Coleda update ChangeLog slightly
coke authored
151 + added $*PERL
152 + implemented IO::ArgFiles.slurp
8d4f0c4 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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153
1c93f3c Moritz Lenz bump NQP revision
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154 New in 2012.03
155 + updated to dyncall 0.7
7a58a0d Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
156 + infix:<eqv> now autothreads over junctions
157 + more typed exceptions
4536120 Jonathan Worthington A couple of ChangeLog notes about the effects of bs.
jnthn authored
158 + pre-compiled modules/settings are now serialized, not re-built on load
159 + startup time is now about 25% of what it once was
6d0c4a5 Jonathan Worthington Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
160 + significant memory and time reduction (~40%) when pre-compiling modules/settings
161 + BEGIN and CHECK now work in r-value context
162 + constant declarator now works with non-literals on the RHS
163 + implemented Set, Bag, KeySet and KeyBag types
42695ea Moritz Lenz add :ex and :nth adverbs to ChangeLog
moritz authored
164 + implemented :exhaustive and :nth match adverbs
df250d8 Jonathan Worthington Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
165 + implemented ENTER, LEAVE, KEEP and UNDO phasers
166 + implemented FIRST, NEXT and LAST phasers in for loops
167 + implemented START phaser, including use of it in r-value context
168 + implemented also syntax for adding traits inside a block/package
b2505be Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] added macros and quasis
masak authored
169 + implemented macro declarations and quasi quotes (sans placeholders)
bd6fdeb Moritz Lenz add anon enums to ChangeLog
moritz authored
170 + implemented anonymous enums
8c7747b Moritz Lenz [ChangeLog]: note that scoped multis now die
moritz authored
171 + 'our multi' now dies (used to ignore the 'our')
169bc80 Jonathan Worthington Couple more ChangeLog notes.
jnthn authored
172 + implemented PRE and POST phasers
173 + ~25% performance improvement to array indexing
1c93f3c Moritz Lenz bump NQP revision
moritz authored
174
0bcf489 Jonathan Worthington Start on this month's ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
175 New in 2012.02
176 + catch duplicate accessor generation required of "has $.x; has @.x;"
a39d86a Jonathan Worthington More ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored
177 + many more typed exceptions thrown
0bcf489 Jonathan Worthington Start on this month's ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
178 + undeclared attributes mentioned in signatures now caught at compile time
179 + empty Buf is now False in boolean context
180 + implemented <prior>
181 + implemented /<Foo::Bar::baz>/ syntax
182 + /<x>/ can call a predeclared lexical regex x
a39d86a Jonathan Worthington More ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored
183 + conjugate is now called conj
184 + enumeration values .gist to just the key, not the full name
c96ad7d Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
185 + <!> in regexes fixed
a39d86a Jonathan Worthington More ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored
186 + implemented Match.make(...) method
187 + better error reporting for improper use of nextsame and friends
188 + initializers now parsed as part of a variable declarator
189 + trailing whitespace now removed from Pod declarator blocks
190 + List.tree made more useful
191 + implemented rename and copy functions
192 + ().pick and ().roll now return Nil
193 + default MAIN usage message includes .WHY of the candidates
194 + X::Base eliminated in favor of Exception
195 + various range iteration fixes; Num ranges now produce Num lists
196 + LHS of the xx operator is now thunked
197 + can now declare state/constant/our in regexes (before, only :my worked)
c96ad7d Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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198 + improved backtraces
199 + catch constructs that require an invocant but don't have one
200 + catch uses of virtual method calls in submethods and attribute initializers
201 + improved parsing and performance of reduction meta operators
6b1cbaa Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
202 + Rat arithmetic now properly defaults to Num if the denominator is too big
203 + FatRat implemented
ac5d99f Jonathan Worthington A few more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
204 + implemented long forms of regex adverbs (e.g. "ignorecase" maps to "i")
205 + fixed "but True" and "but False"
206 + object hashes, with the my %h{SomeObjectType} syntax
207 + implemented Int($x) style coercions
41349bf Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] added one more change
masak authored
208 + implemented Capture.perl
0bcf489 Jonathan Worthington Start on this month's ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
209
de59b4b Jonathan Worthington Start a ChangeLog for the month, so we don't have it all to do right bef...
jnthn authored
210 New in 2012.01
211 + -c command line option re-implemented
212 + take flattening bug fixed
213 + duplicate named parameter names detected
214 + fixed clone being too shallow with regard to containers
215 + fixed negative modulo for bigint
216 + better Routine.perl
217 + .DEFINITE macro implemented
f5da44b Jonathan Worthington Mention Cygwin build fixes in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
218 + .^methods, .^attributes and .^parents now support :excl (the new default) and :all
8d9c2fe Jonathan Worthington Update ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
219 + Array.delete implemented
220 + restored basic -n and -p functionality
221 + improved parameter introspection
222 + fixed operations on bigints when the first operand had been mixed in to
223 + fixed multi-dispatch narrowness calculation for native types
224 + binding to array and hash elements
225 + added Order enumeration, and updated cmp and <=> to use it
226 + adding various missing magicals, such as &?ROUTINE and ::?ROLE
227 + accessor generation for my $.x and our $.x cases
228 + fixed @x>>.() (hyper-invocation)
229 + updated Complex.Str to match current spec
230 + fixed eval to see GLOBAL properly
231 + implemented 0 but Answer(42) style mix-ins
232 + fixed various issues in scoping/handling of $/
233 + fixed usage of make in a regex (previously, only worked in action methods)
234 + optimized Range.roll and Range.pick for large ranges
f5da44b Jonathan Worthington Mention Cygwin build fixes in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
235 + fixed non-numeric, no-Str ranges
236 + fixed build on Cygwin
70b2ce7 Moritz Lenz 2012.01 release announcement
moritz authored
237 + fixed regex backtracking into subrules and captures
de59b4b Jonathan Worthington Start a ChangeLog for the month, so we don't have it all to do right bef...
jnthn authored
238
4a57bd7 Jonathan Worthington Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
239 New in 2011.12
240 + improved protoregex support, including NFA caching
241 + <before ...> and <after ...> (lookahead and lookbehind)
242 + backslash sequences in character classes
243 + fixed quantified captures and :r interaction bug
de08cc8 Jonathan Worthington Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
244 + optimized match object construction, ListIter, substr and chomp
245 + improved performance of send/get on sockets
09097de Jonathan Worthington Couple of ChangeLog additions.
jnthn authored
246 + optimizer detects missing private methods and simplifies calls (level 3 only)
de08cc8 Jonathan Worthington Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
247 + fixed some issues when an array was assigned to itself, maybe using .=
248 + implemented .wrap and .unwrap, plus wrap handles with a .restore method
f70f20a Jonathan Worthington Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
249 + implemented .trans on strings
250 + unicode properties can be matched against in regexes
251 + binding to @, % and & sigils now checks for the appropriate role
252 + assignments to variables declared with the & sigil now checked for Callable
253 + typed hashes, partial support for typed arrays
254 + some parametric role fixes
255 + can now use but operator with a type object
256 + smartmatching of regexes against arrays and hashes
257 + socket IO now implements .write and custom input line separators
258 + implemented getc
259 + implemented .WALK
260 + implemented ff, ^ff, ff^ and ^ff^
261 + implemented .REPR macro
3b7a158 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog in preparation for the 2011.12 release
moritz authored
262 + implemented Proxy class
263 + some typed errors are now thrown from within the compiler
264 + stubbed methods from roles now require those methods to be implemented
265 + updated docs/ROADMAP
266 + .WHICH now returns ObjAt objects
98040f5 Moritz Lenz preliminary release annoucement
moritz authored
267 + defining new operators
4a57bd7 Jonathan Worthington Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
268
cbc652c Moritz Lenz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
269 New in 2011.11
0bd4922 Jonathan Worthington Update changelog a little.
jnthn authored
270 + CATCH blocks are now much closer to spec
9bc820b Jonathan Worthington Case consistency fix in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
271 + big integer support
272 + basic protoregex support with NFA-driven LTM for some declarative constructs
cbc652c Moritz Lenz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
273 + correct default values for natively typed variables
274 + fixed initialization of state variables
16b498b Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
275 + improved support for natively typed variables
276 + catch more uses of undeclared variables
277 + splice() is now implemented
adb4caa Jonathan Worthington Note uniq() in ChangeLog (colomon++).
jnthn authored
278 + uniq() is now implemented
16b498b Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
279 + several runtime errors now throw properly typed error objects
280 + various performance improvements, for example to the X meta op and Str.succ
281 + improved support for MAIN argument parsing
0bd4922 Jonathan Worthington Update changelog a little.
jnthn authored
282 + fixed lexicals/recursion bug
5390ac6 Jonathan Worthington Note copy in the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
283 + IO.copy is now implemented
cbc652c Moritz Lenz add some ChangeLog entries
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284
739000f Moritz Lenz fill ChangeLog a bit
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285 New in 2011.10
05d6117 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
286 + operators and functions with native type arguments
287 + detection of call to undefined routines at CHECK time
288 + various optimizations: inlining of operators, CHECK time dispatch decisions
739000f Moritz Lenz fill ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
289 + performance improvements of MapIter
290 + support @$foo style derefencing/coercion
291 + Exception.backtrace
f56944f Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
292 + eval() has stopped to catch exceptions
739000f Moritz Lenz fill ChangeLog a bit
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293
313b687 Moritz Lenz add some few ChangeLog entries
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294 New in 2011.09
295 + Rewritten meta object protocol and object storage
296 + many speedups
a979ded Jonathan Worthington Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
297 + Int, Num and Str are now far more lightweight
313b687 Moritz Lenz add some few ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
298 + much more robust handling of infinite list
299 + basic LoL (List of Lists) support
300 + :U and :D type modifiers
a979ded Jonathan Worthington Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
301 + protos and multis now conform to the new spec
313b687 Moritz Lenz add some few ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
302 + improved enum support
303 + basic 'constant' declarator
304 + .WHAT and friends as macros
305 + chrs sub and method
306 + support for .gist
307 + run() has been renamed to shell() to conform to current spec
308 + hyper methods now descend into nested data structures
309 + basic safe mode (through --seting=SAFE)
310 + recording and reporting of test timings (tools/test_summary.pl)
311 + Pod parsing and --pod=text option
312 + basic support for .WHY
a979ded Jonathan Worthington Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
313 + greatly improved BEGIN-time support
314 + traits applied at BEGIN time for packages, routines and attributes
315 + parametric roles reify types properly, fixing many bugs
316 + better handling of type variables
317 + support $?CLASS, which is generic in roles
318 + support import/export of custom meta-objects for built in package declarators
319 + custom meta-objects can override method dispatch
320 + faster, allocation-free multi-dispatch cache
321 + a custom BUILD does not suppress default values
322 + undeclared attributes detected and reported at compile time
323 + basic support for native int/num types on lexical variables
324 + int/num as attributes are stored compactly in the object body
313b687 Moritz Lenz add some few ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
325
c2194d6 Moritz Lenz copy ChangeLog from 2011.07
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326 New in 2011.07
327 + fractional powers of negative numbers now result in Complex numbers
328 + obtain spectests from a specific branch of the `roast' repo
329 + fix bug that prevented build on systems with little RAM
330
331 New in 2011.06
332 + added take-rw built-in
333 + numerous build system improvements
334 + assignment now evaluates arguments right-to-left
335
336 New in 2011.05 release
337 + added a call counter for builtins in Perl 6-level subroutines
338 + gcd (greatest common divisor) and lcm (largest common multiple) operators
339 + build system improvements
340 + added --ignore-parrot-rev option to Configure.pl
341 + Configure.pl now creates "config.status" file
342 + fixed relational operators when used with NaN
343 + implemented Int.base
344 + speedup smart-matching against numbers and Str.comb with default arguments
345 + added RAKUDO_SUBLOG environment var for tracking subroutine calls
346 + overall performance speedups
347
887bb5b Tadeusz Sośnierz Noted indent in the Changelog
tadzik authored
348 New in 2011.04 release
349 + implemented Str.indent
e09cb7e Moritz Lenz [docs] add two more entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
350 + A new, much simpler API and implemention of IO::Socket::INET
351 + Unified error messages to use "Cannot"
887bb5b Tadeusz Sośnierz Noted indent in the Changelog
tadzik authored
352
14319fc Moritz Lenz make assignment type check errors more informative
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353 New in 2011.03 release
354 + improved error message on type check failure in assignment
4290515 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog for 2011.03 release
moritz authored
355 + -n and -p command line options
356 + Test.pm's skip() now has argument ordering consistent with todo()
357 + implemented complex conjugation
358 + more IO methods related to stat
14319fc Moritz Lenz make assignment type check errors more informative
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359
d6cfc94 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
360 New in 2011.02 release
d52af1a Moritz Lenz [docs] braino, moritz--, jnthn++
moritz authored
361 + IPv6 support
d6cfc94 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
362 + more robust numeric exponentation
363 + --ll-backtrace command line option for PIR level stack traces
f4ec358 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
364 + future-proof for upcoming generational garbage collector in parrot
365 + various constructs now return Nil
366 + infix:<orelse> implemented
cea2411 [docs] Mentioned xor changes in ChangeLog.
Kodi Arfer authored
367 + infix:<^^> and infix:<xor> improved
f4ec358 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
368 + negation metaoperator is now restricted to operators that return Bool
d6cfc94 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
369
c9bc28f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
370 New in 2011.01 release
ea8c88a Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
371 + faster subroutine calls (type cache)
c9bc28f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
372 + 'handles RoleName' now works
373 + Test.pm: s/done_testing/done/
ea8c88a Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
374 + non-spec debugging pragma Devel::Trace
375 + improved parsing of keyword boundaries
388eed7 Moritz Lenz another ChangeLog entry
moritz authored
376 + sped up .comb
c9bc28f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
377
2865b9d Moritz Lenz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
moritz authored
378 New in 2010.12 release
b2440a5 Nuno Carvalho [release] update changelog and add announcement
nunorc authored
379 + new .trans algorithm
2865b9d Moritz Lenz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
moritz authored
380 + fixed $*PID on MacOS X
b2440a5 Nuno Carvalho [release] update changelog and add announcement
nunorc authored
381 + don't register names of anon types
382 + configuration improvements
383 + updated Any functions
384 + fix $*IN_DECL leakage
385 + implemented Hash.hash
386 + Temporal updates
e9cf790 Nuno Carvalho [release] changelog updates, tadzik++ for pointing out changes
nunorc authored
387 + Buf.decode fixed
388 + open() fixed for binary flag
2865b9d Moritz Lenz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
moritz authored
389
9256321 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
390 New in 2010.11 release
391 + now works with parrot on git
392 + implemented qw//
393 + 5x speedup of .trans
394 + various improvements to Set
395 + don't use deprecated charset ops anymore
7b94fc9 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] updated
masak authored
396 + Bool.Bool and Bool.so now return False
397 + implemented &elems
398 + improved error for Date.new(Str)
399 + improvement on hyperoperators
400 + indexings like .[0 .. *-1] work now
9256321 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
401
13c8a23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update Changelog with require and Bool stringification
moritz authored
402 New in 2010.10 release
403 + True and False now stringify according to the specification
404 + basic form of 'require' for run time module loading
f523366 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
405 + warnings from the setting now produce line numbers in the users' program
8711e05 Updated ChangeLog.
Kodi Arfer authored
406 + local time zone available as $*TZ
0647023 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
407 + more consistent line numbers from warnings
408 + getting and setting attributes via introspection
409 + implement samespace, ms// and ss///
410 + hyper operator invoving = can now modify their arguments
411 + speed up Str.flip by over a factor of 100
13c8a23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update Changelog with require and Bool stringification
moritz authored
412
413 New in 2010.09 release
323a672 Carl Mäsak [ChangeLog] new IO methods
masak authored
414 + new methods on IO concerning the modify and access time of files
d84752d Implemented Instants and Durations.
Kodi Arfer authored
415 + S32::Temporal now completely implemented
416 + Instants and Durations
9993bb2 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
417 + speedup for slurp() and .reverse built-ins
0d6d574 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
418 + various improvements to the Set type
a93dcb6 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
419 + revamp of series operator code, and adaption to new spec
420 + implement ...^ up-to-but-excluding-series operator
421 + allow :r and :ratchet modifiers on regex quoting constructs
52bf6f3 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
422 + Bool.pick
423 + significantly improved enum implementation
d84752d Implemented Instants and Durations.
Kodi Arfer authored
424
c1e19af Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
425 New in 2010.08 release
fcf4f36 Moritz Lenz adverbs for m//
moritz authored
426 + syntactic adverbs on substitutions, rx quotes and m//, e.g. '$x ~~ s:2nd/a/b/'
c1e19af Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
427 + updated ROADMAP
428 + speedups for integer operations
7530af5 Matthew Walton Update ChangeLog for 2010.08 release.
mathw authored
429 + the Match class's .perl method now produces useful, roundtrippable Perl code
430 + the MAIN subroutine can now parse short arguments
431 + the cmp and <=> operators now work on more numeric types
432 + the Buf class now has .pack and .unpack methods with partial functionality
433 + numeric bitshift operators now have the correct precedence
434 + smartmatch against True or False is now an error
96a0ffe Moritz Lenz allow all the adverbs on s/// that Cool.subst understands
moritz authored
435
c6a829d Moritz Lenz add "handles" to ChangeLog
moritz authored
436 New in 2010.07 release
437 + support for delegation via 'handles'
66ca1a7 Moritz Lenz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
438 + implemented binding with := and read-only binding with ::=
439 + implement OS related built-ins like mkdir, cwd
440 + improved diagnostics in Test.pm
441 + basic binary IO, buffer encoding and decoding
442 + magic $*ARGFILE file handle
443 + more robust closures
444 + multi-level Array and Hash element autovivification
3370f07 Moritz Lenz update ChnageLog
moritz authored
445 + perl6 --version now identifies the exact git sha1 and parrot version
66ca1a7 Moritz Lenz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
446 + implemented 'is rw' trait on classes
36c5464 Moritz Lenz switch file tests to $filename.IO ~~ :e; implement IO.z
moritz authored
447 + file tests now work through IO, ie. 'README'.IO ~~ :e
3370f07 Moritz Lenz update ChnageLog
moritz authored
448 + generic, multi-level Whatever-currying (eg grep !(* % 2), @list)
afd65e7 Jonathan Worthington Couple more ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored
449 + improved error reporting in many cases, especially multi-method dispatch
3370f07 Moritz Lenz update ChnageLog
moritz authored
450 + implemented backtracking into capturing groups and subrules
451 + phasers refactored, they can now return results and see the setting
452 + custom circumfix operators
453 + basic .wrap and .unwrap implementation
454 + weighted Hash.pick
455 + .perl on custom classes now dumps attributes
afd65e7 Jonathan Worthington Couple more ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored
456 + Basic implementation of the ==> and <== feed operators
457 + Int ~~ Num is no longer true, as per spec; use Numeric instead
937177e Jonathan Worthington Also a note in the ChangeLog about enum improvements.
jnthn authored
458 + Improvements to enumerations
c6a829d Moritz Lenz add "handles" to ChangeLog
moritz authored
459
e36cbae Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored
460 New in 2010.06 release
f17fe96 Moritz Lenz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
461 + new list model with immutable iterators, lots of fixes to lists and arrays
e36cbae Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored
462 + variable interpolation into regexes
5940b25 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
463 + compile time Whatever currying for infix, prefix and postfix operators
736bef8 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] some further updates
masak authored
464 + autoprinting in the REPL shell
465 + in @*INC, the current directory '.' now comes at the end, as in Perl 5
466 + basic Buf implementation: Str.encode/Buf.decode work for UTF-8
dd8b9f0 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
467 + proper Perl 6 match objects
468 + Backtraces with Perl 6 subroutine names and line numbers
fca899b Moritz Lenz add MAIN to ChangeLog
moritz authored
469 + MAIN and USAGE subs
f17fe96 Moritz Lenz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
470 + basic version of Str.trans
471 + mix-ins with non-roles (5 but 'string')
736bef8 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] some further updates
masak authored
472 + @*ARGS is now read-write
473 + IO::Socket::INET again works in CORE
8a1a1a5 Carl Mäsak [ChangeLog, announce] improvements
masak authored
474 + hash and array slices have been greatly improved
f17fe96 Moritz Lenz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
475 + basic support for callframe() and CallFrame type
e36cbae Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored
476
d4bb7b2 Moritz Lenz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
477 New in 2010.05 release
65893e1 Solomon Foster Work on release announcements.
colomon authored
478 + implemented lexical and anonymous classes and roles
d4bb7b2 Moritz Lenz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
479 + manual pages are now installed
480 + the .match method now understand the adverbs :c; :p, :nth, :x, :g, :ov
481 + test reports with tools/test_summary.pl now record detailed timing information
482 + many improvements to numeric handling
483 + implemented S (sequential) meta operator
484 + fixed placeholder parameters ($^a, $^b)
485 + basic enum implementation
486 + implemented List.classify
d855135 Solomon Foster Add a few more bits to the changelog.
colomon authored
487 + turned on an additional 47 test files
488 + further improved error messages
489 + implement zero-argument versions of many binary operators
24e28a1 Solomon Foster Some spell checking, mention Blizkost.
colomon authored
490 + basic interoperation with Perl 5 through the external Blizkost project
d4bb7b2 Moritz Lenz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
491
eaf92e0 Moritz Lenz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
492 New in 2010.04 release
e135f23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
493 + interpolation of expression ending in postcircumfixes into double-quoted
494 strings (for example "cards: @cards.sort()")
eaf92e0 Moritz Lenz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
495 + prefix and postfix hyper operators
496 + multi subs now work properly when lexically scoped
497 + implemented item assignment with tighter precedence than the comma operator
e135f23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
498 + loading of .pm6 modules
eaf92e0 Moritz Lenz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
499 + Basic implementation of Numeric and Real roles
e135f23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
500 + implementation of DateTime and Date built-in types
eaf92e0 Moritz Lenz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
501 + named regexes can be declared outside of grammars again
502 + support for numbers with arbitrary radix, including fractional numbers (:16<DEAD.BEEF>)
e135f23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
503 + implemented fmt(), printf() note() and IO.getc built-in routines
eaf92e0 Moritz Lenz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
504 + infix meta operators now inherit the precedence of the modified operator
e135f23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
505 + &[+] short name for infix operators
506 + hash slices
507 + signature literals
98f05df Jonathan Worthington Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
508 + smart-matching against signatures
e135f23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
509 + more consistent implementation of prefix:<|> for interpolating things into
510 signatures
511 + better error message on accidental usa of Perl 5 features such as << as
512 bit shift operators, and catch many perl 5 magic variables
1f638cc Moritz Lenz [docs] another ChangeLog entry
moritz authored
513 + implemented type Cool
98f05df Jonathan Worthington Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
514 + implemented anonymous classes and roles
515 + implemented $*PID
516 + method introspection works again
517 + better error message for calling non-existent routine in a namespace
518 + now run programs with the setting as an outer lexical scope, as per spec
eaf92e0 Moritz Lenz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
519
a8d808f Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored
520 New in 2010.03 release
521 + The trigonometric functions and the Rat class have received numerous
522 updates, making them faster and more complete
523 + .^parent now works again
524 + The invocation logic has received various speedups
525 + Hash creation has been optimized
526 + Various improvement related to constant internal strings have led to
527 slight speedups
4c251d4 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] fixed typo, removed dup
masak authored
528 + .pick, .sort, .keys, .values, .kv, sprintf were reimplemented, ported
529 from the old 'alpha' branch
a8d808f Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored
530 + The statement modifier for loop works again
531 + Various parsing bugs have been sorted out; one having to do with
532 closing curly braces at the end of a line not terminating the statement
6dd31df Jonathan Worthington Re-instate masak++ ChangeLog entries that I somehow managed to lose.
jnthn authored
533 + .CREATE, .BUILDALL and .can in the OO system have received attention,
534 some of it leading to mild speedups
535 + $*PROGRAM_NAME and @*ARGS now work
4c251d4 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] fixed typo, removed dup
masak authored
536 + Deferral works again (nextsame/nextwith/callsame/callwith)
6dd31df Jonathan Worthington Re-instate masak++ ChangeLog entries that I somehow managed to lose.
jnthn authored
537 + Array.delete works again
d537cea Jonathan Worthington Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
538 + Fixed .?, .+ and .* along with matching latest spec on .?
539 + Switch untyped variables to default to Any instead of Mu
540 + &foo lookup syntax works again (including for operators)
541 + Various cases of eqv operator implemented
542 + Make overriding postcircumfix:<( )> work again, this time per spec
543 + Make junctions of code objects invokable again
544 + Lazy implementation of the Z operator
545 + Added back @*INC
546 + Read-only %*ENV support
547 + Grammars work again
548 + Implemented regexes taking parameters
549 + Implemented proto-regex declarations
550 + Initial work on getting subset types working again
551 + Add back many of the file test methods
552 + Added docs/S11-Modules-proposal.pod documenting how we intend to handle
553 modules through Rakudo *
554 + First cut of locating and loading modules with a given version and/or
555 authority, and in absence of a requirement selection of the latest
556 version by default if multiple are available.
557 + Many improvements to the series operator
b4ed7c1 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] added/changed a few quotation marks
masak authored
558 + Implemented 'need' and a first cut of 'import'; 'use' works in terms
559 of them
d537cea Jonathan Worthington Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
560 + Import is now into the lexical scope by default, as per spec
b4ed7c1 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] added/changed a few quotation marks
masak authored
561 + Removed requirement to hand-pre-compile .pm to .pir for use with 'use'
d537cea Jonathan Worthington Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
562 + Improved multi-dispatch candidate not found errors to include details of
563 the available candidates
564 + Implemented 'use MONKEY_TYPING'
565 + Many cases of smart-match work again
566 + $x.Foo::bar() and $x.$y() work again
567 + $.foo(1,2,3) works again
855ecb5 Solomon Foster Tweak changelog on metaops.
colomon authored
568 + !, R, X and Z meta-operators work, albeit with some caveats
d537cea Jonathan Worthington Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
569 + s/foo/bar/ and s[foo] = 'bar' substitution syntax implemented
570 + Array.rotate added back
571 + User defined operators (prefix, postfix, infix) working again
572 + Many more small but important improvements to built-in types and functions
573 + Various other bug fixes
574 + ROADMAP updates
a8d808f Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored
575
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
576 New in 2010.02 release
577 + The branch formerly known as 'ng' becomes the new master branch
2663b19 [docs/] additions to ChangeLog and announce/2010.02
Martin Berends authored
578 + The previous master branch is now Rakudo/alpha
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
579 + NQP-RX replaces NQP in the Parrot Compiler Toolkit, enabling the
580 source code of the compiler to be written in a subset of Perl 6 that
581 is much more powerful, most importantly with regexes, as the name
582 suggests
583 + The revised Perl6/Grammar.pm is much closer to the canonical STD.pm
584 + Regexes may declare contextual and lexical variables
585 + Lazy lists and arrays are partly implemented
586 + The object metamodel is largely written in NQP-RX instead of PIR
587 + The name of the root of the object hierarchy is now Mu
588 + The term 'undef' is gone, replaced by Nil, Mu or *.notdef depending on
589 context
2663b19 [docs/] additions to ChangeLog and announce/2010.02
Martin Berends authored
590 + Builtin classes derive from Cool which derives from Any
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
591 + The refactored source code is more compact and more easily extended
592 + 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
593 alpha to 24221, because porting the functionality to the new master
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
594 is still ongoing
595 + Release numbering changes from 'dash' to 'dot' delimiter to get on
596 better with various package management systems
597
98f43b6 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
598 New in 2010-01 release
599 + Added method form of eval.
600 + Implemented :s and :l file operators
601 + Added functions for logarithms using $base
602 + Refactored subroutine calls to use new Context structures in Parrot 2.0.0
603
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
604 New in 2009-12 release
605 + Only minor maintenance was done because all attention was being given
606 to the Rakudo/ng branch, bringing in the new nqp-rx bootstrap compiler
607
b5d7e51 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
608 New in 2009-11 release
609 + Rakudo now uses Parrot's updated calling convention features
d351043 Jonathan Worthington Tweak the release announcement and change log to clarify what the nested...
jnthn authored
610 + support unpacking of arrays, hashes and objects in signatures
b5d7e51 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
611 + changed .pick to use :replace instead of :repl
612 + many core setting optimizations and bugfixes
1db377a Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] added a few more changes
masak authored
613 + IO::Socket.recv() has been extended to accept a parameter specifying the
614 number of bytes which will be received
615 + Rakudo now looks up %INC in the right namespace when loading libraries for
616 foreign languages
b5d7e51 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
617
836c8c8 Moritz Lenz mention spectest_smolder in README and ChangeLog
moritz authored
618 New in 2009-10 release
619 + smolder reports for spectest runs
0331d60 Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
620 + more Complex trig functions
073d5ed Jonathan Worthington Additions to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
621 + pure Perl 6 implementation of the Complex type
0331d60 Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
622 + some variants of the new series operator
623 + correct construction of twigilled colonpairs
624 + infix:<eqv>, .pred and .succ for the Rat type
625 + when configuring with --gen-parrot, pass --optimize to parrot's Configure.pl
3eceb87 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
626 + moved more operators to the setting and thus made them overloadable
627 + { %hash } now correctly constructs a hash, not a closure
628 + new, faster low level Signature type
629 + improved Signature introspection
7e34de6 Moritz Lenz mention new signature binder in ChangeLog
moritz authored
630 + new, much faster signature binder
073d5ed Jonathan Worthington Additions to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
631 + improved various error messages related to signature binding
632 + signature literals now supported
633 + binding of named arguments to positional parameters
634 + attributive parameters implemented
635 + package blocks now run as immediate blocks, as per the spec
636 + lexical variables declared outside of packages now visible inside them
836c8c8 Moritz Lenz mention spectest_smolder in README and ChangeLog
moritz authored
637
4b9cd2d Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
638 New in 2009-09 release
639 + updates to numeric operators: infix</>(Int, Int) creates a Rat
640 + Rat (rational) numbers
641 + overloadable builtin operators
48b5d4d Patrick R. Michaud Some ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
642 + contextual variables
643 + setting values in %*ENV now works
ea6448f Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
644 + partial support for trigonometric functions of complex numbers
645 + better handling of custom traits, many builtin traits moved to core setting
646 + improved type dispatch for builtin operators, type coercions
4b9cd2d Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
647
8d7fc7d Moritz Lenz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
648 New in 2009-08 release
3d5359d Patrick R. Michaud More text updates in preparation for release.
pmichaud authored
649 + Rakudo must now be built from an installed parrot, and can be installed
9959b21 Moritz Lenz [docs] mentioned installed parrot in ChangeLog
moritz authored
650 itself
8d7fc7d Moritz Lenz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
651 + separate Perl 6 meta class
652 + introspection on roles
653 + declaration of methods in the meta class by writing method ^newmethod($obj)
654 + :tree options for parent class, attribute and role introspection
3d5359d Patrick R. Michaud More text updates in preparation for release.
pmichaud authored
655 + allow some custom postcircumfix:<( )> methods
8d7fc7d Moritz Lenz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
656 + moved more built-ins into the setting
657 + implement operators infix:<!%> (divisibility test) and prefix [||] and [//]
658 + updated ROADMAP in preparation for the Rakudo Star release
659 + instead of throwing nasty parse errors, Rakudo now informs you that feed
9520b46 Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
660 operators are not yet implemented
8d7fc7d Moritz Lenz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
661 + improved testing: planless testing with done_testing(); better diagnostic
662 output from is()
9520b46 Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
663 + the syntax for embedded comments has changed
1c93b6b Moritz Lenz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
664 + embedded Pod comments are now recognized
9520b46 Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
665 + support for defining traits and applying them to routines, classes and roles
1c93b6b Moritz Lenz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
666 + "hides" trait (class A hides B { ... }), and "is hidden"
9520b46 Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
667 + better handling of slurpy and optional in multi-dispatch
668 + use of .?, .+ and .* with indirect calling form ($obj.+@cands)
669 + .can improved; now returns something usable as an iterator
670 + lastcall implemented
8d7fc7d Moritz Lenz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
671
7187b9f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
672 New in 2009-07 release
fb0601a Jonathan Worthington Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored
673 + extensive refactor of the multi dispatch code to get closer to the spec
e7a7999 Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
674 + better handling of named arguments in multi dispatch
fb0601a Jonathan Worthington Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored
675 + operators and traits can be defined in the setting
e7a7999 Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
676 + basic implementation of the series and eqv operators
0b9d7af Moritz Lenz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
677 + refatored trait code to match updated specification
e7a7999 Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
678 + implemented more cases of smartmatching against hashes
679 + fixed state variables to work with //= and ||= initialization
0b9d7af Moritz Lenz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
680 + improved testing: when Rakudo dies with 'Null PMC Access' it is never
681 considered a success
682 + implemented the :all flag to split which keeps captures
683 + added List.rotate builtin
684 + nextwith and callwith now also work properly with methods
685 + take() without outer gather now merely warns
fb0601a Jonathan Worthington Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored
686 + introspection of roles and attributes
7187b9f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
687
de1e9f0 Moritz Lenz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored
688 New in 2009-06 release
99cad48 Patrick R. Michaud Documentation updates for release.
pmichaud authored
689 + refactored and corrected object initialization (BUILD/CREATE)
de1e9f0 Moritz Lenz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored
690 + attributes initilizations can now use attributes defined earlier
691 + method calls are now faster
692 + basic safe mode that forbids IO and execution of external programs
693 + implemented meta operators for user defined operators
694 + initial implementation of Temporal (date/time related objects)
695 + type checking of implicit return values
696 + improved introspection methods
77f9d70 Patrick R. Michaud Some more updates in preparation for Thursday's release.
pmichaud authored
697 + cleaned up IO methods
1b06df8 Patrick R. Michaud More news.
pmichaud authored
698 + improved "is export" handling for modules and setting
77f9d70 Patrick R. Michaud Some more updates in preparation for Thursday's release.
pmichaud authored
699 + automatically transcode to iso-8859-1 for faster parsing when possible
700 + refactored and corrected assignment, .succ, .pred, C<++>, C<-->,
701 postcircumfix:<[ ]>, Whatever
702 + "module Foo;" now allows statements before it
99cad48 Patrick R. Michaud Documentation updates for release.
pmichaud authored
703 + improved Unicode string handling
704 + better support for Str increment/decrement in Unicode ranges
705 + many performance improvements
de1e9f0 Moritz Lenz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored
706
ffcde86 Moritz Lenz ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
707 New in 2009-05 release
97c7cec Patrick R. Michaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored
708 + updated docs/ROADMAP
0ce0f62 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
709 + basic support for custom operators
710 + operators can now be referenced as &infix:<+>
97c7cec Patrick R. Michaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored
711 + meta operator support for custom operators
0ce0f62 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
712 + cross-language library loading
222993f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
713 + stack traces now include source file name and line number
0ce0f62 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
714 + implemented Regex type
966ea72 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
715 + .WALK (parent classes in configurable order)
716 + .name method on routines
717 + refactored enums, thereby fixing many enum related bugs
718 + fixed namespace of eval()ed code
612bcf3 Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
719 + implemented parallel dispatch (@objects>>.methods)
720 + initial support for «...» quotes
0ce0f62 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
721 + text files now default to utf8 encoding
966ea72 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
722 + fixes to Match.perl and Match.chunks
723 + implemented 'constant name = $value'
724 + documented build dependencies
222993f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
725 + grep() accepts general matcher, things like @list.grep(Int) work
726 + trigonometric functions (sin, cos, ...) now available via 'use Num :Trig'
b4f301d Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog tweaks.
jnthn authored
727 + qx{} quotes now work (except on Windows)
6685755 Jonathan Worthington Few extras for the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
728 + hyper-operators on hashes now work (%a >>+<< %b)
729 + initial implementation of $foo.@bar
730 + refactored wrap and unwrap to work with candidate lists; fixes some bugs
731 + refactored/improved callsame and callwith, and added nextsame and nextwith
732 (only work for dispatches of the form $foo.@bar and with wrap so far)
733 + partial implementation of .^parents and .^methods
b4f301d Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog tweaks.
jnthn authored
734 + can initialize attributes in terms of others
97c7cec Patrick R. Michaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored
735 + many other bug fixes and performance enhancements
ffcde86 Moritz Lenz ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
736
737 New in 2009-04 release (#16, "Bratislava")
5c8015e Jonathan Worthington Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for consi...
jnthn authored
738 + wrap and unwrap for subroutines
739 + calling a method on a Whatever star generates a closure
740 + 1+*, *+1 and others generate closures (*-1 missing)
741 + Associative, Positional and Callable are now parametric roles
742 + typed arrays and hashes
743 + parametric role subtyping (R[T1] ~~ R[T2] where T1 ~~ T2)
744 + .invert and .push on Hashes
745 + enforce return types of subroutines (partial implementation)
746 + parallel testing
747 + Configure.pl now supports passing options to parrot's Configure
748 + support for lexical subroutines and multis
749 + implemented \c[character name] in double quoted strings and regexes
750 + implemented Perl 5 regexes
751 + rx/.../ regex quoting
f68de36 Moritz Lenz [docs] typo (vim-o?) in ChangeLog
moritz authored
752 + sockets support has been added (IO::Socket)
5c19526 Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
753 + regex patterns may now be quantified by a separator regex
5c8015e Jonathan Worthington Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for consi...
jnthn authored
754 + moved many methods to the setting
755 + exporting and importing by tags, support :DEFAULT export tag
756 + implemented START blocks
757 + implemented roots builtin
758 + implemented .ast on Match objects
5c19526 Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
759 + added Match.caps and Match.chunks
5c8015e Jonathan Worthington Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for consi...
jnthn authored
760 + split() now supports limits in all cases
5c19526 Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
761 + prefix:<=> and the "fish operator" ( =<> ) are now gone
5c8015e Jonathan Worthington Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for consi...
jnthn authored
762 + .readline is now .get
763 + roles are now punned on any method call on the role
764 + many other bug fixes
370dd76 Moritz Lenz [docs] update to ChangeLog
moritz authored
765
db1e872 Patrick R. Michaud Final ChangeLog for release #15.
pmichaud authored
766 New in 2009-03 release (#15, "Oslo")
84920ea Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
767 + implemented $*PROGRAM_NAME magical variable
768 + outer lexicals are now visible in eval()
4947aea Moritz Lenz [ChangeLog] mention last/next working in grep()
moritz authored
769 + next, last etc. work in grep()
80344fd Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
770 + added R metaoperator
84920ea Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
771 + add an initial draft of Match.perl
4ec17da Patrick R. Michaud ChangeLog update.
pmichaud authored
772 + refactor Grammar and Match class hierarchy
773 + fix if/unless/while/until/for/... on line after close curlies
774 + add Q quoting, including Q:PIR
80344fd Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
775 + added "state" variables
cba1557 Jonathan Worthington Add a few more bits to the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
776 + //= fixed to short-circuit, and added short-circuiting &&= and ||=
777 + multi-subs now have the Multi type and have a .candidates method
778 + multi-method dispatch now looks up the class hierarchy
779 + various fixes to using roles as type constraints
780 + support bare sigils in signatures
80344fd Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
781 + more methods and functions moved to (Perl 6) setting
cba1557 Jonathan Worthington Add a few more bits to the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
782 + many other bug fixes
80344fd Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
783
4bb9d8d Patrick R. Michaud Rename NEWS to ChangeLog, since that's what it really represents.
pmichaud authored
784 New in 2009-02 release (#14, "Vienna")
785 + first release independent of Parrot releases
786 + passing 7076 spectests (+796 since 2009-01 release)
787 + build and use fakecutable (perl6.exe) by default
788 + redesigned build, configuration, and test subsystems
789 + add settings/ directory for builtins written in Perl 6 (was "prelude")
790 + improve diagnostics in Test.pm
791 + allow anonymous classes via C<::>
792 + re-use existing parameterized roles instead of creating new ones
793 + roles now pun classes when .new is called on them
794 + 'proto' now marks all same-named routines as 'multi'
795 + XopX is now Xop
796 + implement <-> (rw) pointy blocks
797 + added min= and max= metaoperators
798 + many many bugfixes
799 + publish release schedule
800 + documentation improvements
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