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2012-05-01 fill in some ChangeLog entries
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
93a44d74 »
2012-05-02 Implement -M option
7 + -I and -M command line options
7836d2f2 »
2012-05-02 implement $?LINE and $?FILE
8 + $?LINE and $?FILE variables
dd66583b »
2012-05-06 Updated ChangeLog.
9 + warnings now include line number from program, not from CORE.setting
10 + reduction meta-operator on list-associative ops now has correct semantics
11 + now have :th alias for :nth in Str.match
12 + import collisions now report the name of the module that is to blame
13 + ms// fixed
14 + <$x> in regexes caches the compiled regex, which can be a big performance win
15 + implemented temp and let
c2634bdc »
2012-05-08 pairs in traits have a Bool value, not Int
16 + 'use' can now import by tag name
72358bd5 »
2012-05-08 update changelog
17 + 'use' with positional arguemnts
18 + lib.pm
c2634bdc »
2012-05-08 pairs in traits have a Bool value, not Int
19 + updated calling conventions for traits
30c07964 »
2012-05-08 ChangeLog update.
20 + implemented fff flip-flop operator; improvements to ff form also
72358bd5 »
2012-05-08 update changelog
21
b1d764da »
2012-04-24 update ChangeLog
22 New in 2012.04.1
23 + autvivification for arrays and hashes
24 + more robust module precompilation
25 + improved infrastructure for calling C code
26 + $.foo style calls now contextualize correctly
7334a53a »
2012-04-24 Typo fix; replace "infix cmp" with "&infix:<cmp>".
27 + &infix:<cmp> now return members of the Order enum in all cases
b1d764da »
2012-04-24 update ChangeLog
28 + --doc=format now loads Pod::To::format and uses it for rendering
29 + 'lib/' is no longer in the default include path
30 + improved Parameter.perl
31 + add .changed, .modified and .accessed methods to IO
32 + improved --help output
33 + install precompiled test module for speedup
34 + fixed printing of backtraces when regexes are in the call chain
35 + case insensitive regex matches now also work for interpolated variables
36
8d4f0c4c »
2012-03-31 update ChangeLog
37 New in 2012.04
38 + 'defined' is now a listop instead of a prefix op
39 + fixed :16('0d...')
ac083c5d »
2012-04-14 Fill out ChangeLog a little more.
40 + implemented simple interpolation in names in type declarations (class ::(const) { })
41 + $=POD renamed to $=pod
42 + fixed slicing of non-lists with infinite ranges
43 + fixed accidental over-serialization, cutting ~300KB off each pre-compiled module
44 + scalar positionals no longer treated as slices
45 + implemented Routine.package
46 + join will now always reify at least 4 elements of a list if possible
47 + warnings now have line numbers
48 + brought back Str.indent
49 + ban declaring pseudo-packages, with a helpful error
50 + a name followed by :: now returns .WHO, so Foo::<&bar> style lookups work
51 + Exception.Bool now returns true
1501f51a »
2012-04-16 Update ChangeLog a little.
52 + avoided re-parsing of longname, which speeds up the parse a bit overall
53 + implemented MY, CALLER, OUTER, UNIT, CORE, SETTING and DYNAMIC pseudo-packages
54 + implemented ::<$x> and ::{'$x'} style lookups
55 + some small optimizations to various Str built-ins and MapIter
95a6d8c3 »
2012-04-17 update changelog and release announcement a bit
56 + improved --doc output
73b1756d »
2012-04-19 update ChangeLog slightly
57 + added $*PERL
58 + implemented IO::ArgFiles.slurp
8d4f0c4c »
2012-03-31 update ChangeLog
59
1c93f3c5 »
2012-02-24 bump NQP revision
60 New in 2012.03
61 + updated to dyncall 0.7
7a58a0de »
2012-02-29 update ChangeLog
62 + infix:<eqv> now autothreads over junctions
63 + more typed exceptions
4536120e »
2012-03-01 A couple of ChangeLog notes about the effects of bs.
64 + pre-compiled modules/settings are now serialized, not re-built on load
65 + startup time is now about 25% of what it once was
6d0c4a51 »
2012-03-01 Some more ChangeLog entries.
66 + significant memory and time reduction (~40%) when pre-compiling modules/settings
67 + BEGIN and CHECK now work in r-value context
68 + constant declarator now works with non-literals on the RHS
69 + implemented Set, Bag, KeySet and KeyBag types
42695ead »
2012-03-04 add :ex and :nth adverbs to ChangeLog
70 + implemented :exhaustive and :nth match adverbs
df250d82 »
2012-03-07 Add some ChangeLog entries.
71 + implemented ENTER, LEAVE, KEEP and UNDO phasers
72 + implemented FIRST, NEXT and LAST phasers in for loops
73 + implemented START phaser, including use of it in r-value context
74 + implemented also syntax for adding traits inside a block/package
b2505be2 »
2012-03-19 [docs/ChangeLog] added macros and quasis
75 + implemented macro declarations and quasi quotes (sans placeholders)
bd6fdebf »
2012-03-10 add anon enums to ChangeLog
76 + implemented anonymous enums
8c7747b0 »
2012-03-16 [ChangeLog]: note that scoped multis now die
77 + 'our multi' now dies (used to ignore the 'our')
169bc805 »
2012-03-19 Couple more ChangeLog notes.
78 + implemented PRE and POST phasers
79 + ~25% performance improvement to array indexing
1c93f3c5 »
2012-02-24 bump NQP revision
80
0bcf489e »
2012-01-27 Start on this month's ChangeLog.
81 New in 2012.02
82 + catch duplicate accessor generation required of "has $.x; has @.x;"
a39d86a6 »
2012-02-11 More ChangeLog updates.
83 + many more typed exceptions thrown
0bcf489e »
2012-01-27 Start on this month's ChangeLog.
84 + undeclared attributes mentioned in signatures now caught at compile time
85 + empty Buf is now False in boolean context
86 + implemented <prior>
87 + implemented /<Foo::Bar::baz>/ syntax
88 + /<x>/ can call a predeclared lexical regex x
a39d86a6 »
2012-02-11 More ChangeLog updates.
89 + conjugate is now called conj
90 + enumeration values .gist to just the key, not the full name
c96ad7d4 »
2012-02-11 update ChangeLog
91 + <!> in regexes fixed
a39d86a6 »
2012-02-11 More ChangeLog updates.
92 + implemented Match.make(...) method
93 + better error reporting for improper use of nextsame and friends
94 + initializers now parsed as part of a variable declarator
95 + trailing whitespace now removed from Pod declarator blocks
96 + List.tree made more useful
97 + implemented rename and copy functions
98 + ().pick and ().roll now return Nil
99 + default MAIN usage message includes .WHY of the candidates
100 + X::Base eliminated in favor of Exception
101 + various range iteration fixes; Num ranges now produce Num lists
102 + LHS of the xx operator is now thunked
103 + can now declare state/constant/our in regexes (before, only :my worked)
c96ad7d4 »
2012-02-11 update ChangeLog
104 + improved backtraces
105 + catch constructs that require an invocant but don't have one
106 + catch uses of virtual method calls in submethods and attribute initializers
107 + improved parsing and performance of reduction meta operators
6b1cbaab »
2012-02-13 update ChangeLog
108 + Rat arithmetic now properly defaults to Num if the denominator is too big
109 + FatRat implemented
ac5d99f6 »
2012-02-19 A few more ChangeLog entries.
110 + implemented long forms of regex adverbs (e.g. "ignorecase" maps to "i")
111 + fixed "but True" and "but False"
112 + object hashes, with the my %h{SomeObjectType} syntax
113 + implemented Int($x) style coercions
41349bf2 »
2012-02-23 [docs/ChangeLog] added one more change
114 + implemented Capture.perl
0bcf489e »
2012-01-27 Start on this month's ChangeLog.
115
de59b4b0 »
2012-01-09 Start a ChangeLog for the month, so we don't have it all to do right …
116 New in 2012.01
117 + -c command line option re-implemented
118 + take flattening bug fixed
119 + duplicate named parameter names detected
120 + fixed clone being too shallow with regard to containers
121 + fixed negative modulo for bigint
122 + better Routine.perl
123 + .DEFINITE macro implemented
f5da44bb »
2012-01-20 Mention Cygwin build fixes in ChangeLog.
124 + .^methods, .^attributes and .^parents now support :excl (the new default) and :all
8d9c2fec »
2012-01-20 Update ChangeLog.
125 + Array.delete implemented
126 + restored basic -n and -p functionality
127 + improved parameter introspection
128 + fixed operations on bigints when the first operand had been mixed in to
129 + fixed multi-dispatch narrowness calculation for native types
130 + binding to array and hash elements
131 + added Order enumeration, and updated cmp and <=> to use it
132 + adding various missing magicals, such as &?ROUTINE and ::?ROLE
133 + accessor generation for my $.x and our $.x cases
134 + fixed @x>>.() (hyper-invocation)
135 + updated Complex.Str to match current spec
136 + fixed eval to see GLOBAL properly
137 + implemented 0 but Answer(42) style mix-ins
138 + fixed various issues in scoping/handling of $/
139 + fixed usage of make in a regex (previously, only worked in action methods)
140 + optimized Range.roll and Range.pick for large ranges
f5da44bb »
2012-01-20 Mention Cygwin build fixes in ChangeLog.
141 + fixed non-numeric, no-Str ranges
142 + fixed build on Cygwin
70b2ce79 »
2012-01-22 2012.01 release announcement
143 + fixed regex backtracking into subrules and captures
de59b4b0 »
2012-01-09 Start a ChangeLog for the month, so we don't have it all to do right …
144
4a57bd7e »
2011-11-22 Some ChangeLog entries.
145 New in 2011.12
146 + improved protoregex support, including NFA caching
147 + <before ...> and <after ...> (lookahead and lookbehind)
148 + backslash sequences in character classes
149 + fixed quantified captures and :r interaction bug
de08cc84 »
2011-11-26 Some ChangeLog entries.
150 + optimized match object construction, ListIter, substr and chomp
151 + improved performance of send/get on sockets
09097de5 »
2011-11-26 Couple of ChangeLog additions.
152 + optimizer detects missing private methods and simplifies calls (level 3 only)
de08cc84 »
2011-11-26 Some ChangeLog entries.
153 + fixed some issues when an array was assigned to itself, maybe using .=
154 + implemented .wrap and .unwrap, plus wrap handles with a .restore method
f70f20ab »
2011-12-06 Some ChangeLog entries.
155 + implemented .trans on strings
156 + unicode properties can be matched against in regexes
157 + binding to @, % and & sigils now checks for the appropriate role
158 + assignments to variables declared with the & sigil now checked for Callable
159 + typed hashes, partial support for typed arrays
160 + some parametric role fixes
161 + can now use but operator with a type object
162 + smartmatching of regexes against arrays and hashes
163 + socket IO now implements .write and custom input line separators
164 + implemented getc
165 + implemented .WALK
166 + implemented ff, ^ff, ff^ and ^ff^
167 + implemented .REPR macro
3b7a1588 »
2011-12-22 update ChangeLog in preparation for the 2011.12 release
168 + implemented Proxy class
169 + some typed errors are now thrown from within the compiler
170 + stubbed methods from roles now require those methods to be implemented
171 + updated docs/ROADMAP
172 + .WHICH now returns ObjAt objects
98040f5b »
2011-12-22 preliminary release annoucement
173 + defining new operators
4a57bd7e »
2011-11-22 Some ChangeLog entries.
174
cbc652c8 »
2011-10-26 add some ChangeLog entries
175 New in 2011.11
0bd4922e »
2011-11-15 Update changelog a little.
176 + CATCH blocks are now much closer to spec
9bc820be »
2011-11-17 Case consistency fix in ChangeLog.
177 + big integer support
178 + basic protoregex support with NFA-driven LTM for some declarative constructs
cbc652c8 »
2011-10-26 add some ChangeLog entries
179 + correct default values for natively typed variables
180 + fixed initialization of state variables
16b498b1 »
2011-11-03 update ChangeLog
181 + improved support for natively typed variables
182 + catch more uses of undeclared variables
183 + splice() is now implemented
adb4caa1 »
2011-11-17 Note uniq() in ChangeLog (colomon++).
184 + uniq() is now implemented
16b498b1 »
2011-11-03 update ChangeLog
185 + several runtime errors now throw properly typed error objects
186 + various performance improvements, for example to the X meta op and Str.succ
187 + improved support for MAIN argument parsing
0bd4922e »
2011-11-15 Update changelog a little.
188 + fixed lexicals/recursion bug
5390ac6e »
2011-11-17 Note copy in the ChangeLog.
189 + IO.copy is now implemented
cbc652c8 »
2011-10-26 add some ChangeLog entries
190
739000f1 »
2011-10-04 fill ChangeLog a bit
191 New in 2011.10
05d6117e »
2011-10-16 update ChangeLog
192 + operators and functions with native type arguments
193 + detection of call to undefined routines at CHECK time
194 + various optimizations: inlining of operators, CHECK time dispatch decisions
739000f1 »
2011-10-04 fill ChangeLog a bit
195 + performance improvements of MapIter
196 + support @$foo style derefencing/coercion
197 + Exception.backtrace
f56944fa »
2011-10-06 update ChangeLog
198 + eval() has stopped to catch exceptions
739000f1 »
2011-10-04 fill ChangeLog a bit
199
313b687d »
2011-09-21 add some few ChangeLog entries
200 New in 2011.09
201 + Rewritten meta object protocol and object storage
202 + many speedups
a979ded1 »
2011-09-21 Add some ChangeLog entries.
203 + Int, Num and Str are now far more lightweight
313b687d »
2011-09-21 add some few ChangeLog entries
204 + much more robust handling of infinite list
205 + basic LoL (List of Lists) support
206 + :U and :D type modifiers
a979ded1 »
2011-09-21 Add some ChangeLog entries.
207 + protos and multis now conform to the new spec
313b687d »
2011-09-21 add some few ChangeLog entries
208 + improved enum support
209 + basic 'constant' declarator
210 + .WHAT and friends as macros
211 + chrs sub and method
212 + support for .gist
213 + run() has been renamed to shell() to conform to current spec
214 + hyper methods now descend into nested data structures
215 + basic safe mode (through --seting=SAFE)
216 + recording and reporting of test timings (tools/test_summary.pl)
217 + Pod parsing and --pod=text option
218 + basic support for .WHY
a979ded1 »
2011-09-21 Add some ChangeLog entries.
219 + greatly improved BEGIN-time support
220 + traits applied at BEGIN time for packages, routines and attributes
221 + parametric roles reify types properly, fixing many bugs
222 + better handling of type variables
223 + support $?CLASS, which is generic in roles
224 + support import/export of custom meta-objects for built in package declarators
225 + custom meta-objects can override method dispatch
226 + faster, allocation-free multi-dispatch cache
227 + a custom BUILD does not suppress default values
228 + undeclared attributes detected and reported at compile time
229 + basic support for native int/num types on lexical variables
230 + int/num as attributes are stored compactly in the object body
313b687d »
2011-09-21 add some few ChangeLog entries
231
c2194d60 »
2011-09-21 copy ChangeLog from 2011.07
232 New in 2011.07
233 + fractional powers of negative numbers now result in Complex numbers
234 + obtain spectests from a specific branch of the `roast' repo
235 + fix bug that prevented build on systems with little RAM
236
237 New in 2011.06
238 + added take-rw built-in
239 + numerous build system improvements
240 + assignment now evaluates arguments right-to-left
241
242 New in 2011.05 release
243 + added a call counter for builtins in Perl 6-level subroutines
244 + gcd (greatest common divisor) and lcm (largest common multiple) operators
245 + build system improvements
246 + added --ignore-parrot-rev option to Configure.pl
247 + Configure.pl now creates "config.status" file
248 + fixed relational operators when used with NaN
249 + implemented Int.base
250 + speedup smart-matching against numbers and Str.comb with default arguments
251 + added RAKUDO_SUBLOG environment var for tracking subroutine calls
252 + overall performance speedups
253
887bb5b6 »
2011-04-18 Noted indent in the Changelog
254 New in 2011.04 release
255 + implemented Str.indent
e09cb7e4 »
2011-04-20 [docs] add two more entries to ChangeLog
256 + A new, much simpler API and implemention of IO::Socket::INET
257 + Unified error messages to use "Cannot"
887bb5b6 »
2011-04-18 Noted indent in the Changelog
258
14319fca »
2011-02-19 make assignment type check errors more informative
259 New in 2011.03 release
260 + improved error message on type check failure in assignment
42905154 »
2011-03-15 [docs] update ChangeLog for 2011.03 release
261 + -n and -p command line options
262 + Test.pm's skip() now has argument ordering consistent with todo()
263 + implemented complex conjugation
264 + more IO methods related to stat
14319fca »
2011-02-19 make assignment type check errors more informative
265
d6cfc94e »
2011-01-26 [docs] update ChangeLog
266 New in 2011.02 release
d52af1ab »
2011-01-26 [docs] braino, moritz--, jnthn++
267 + IPv6 support
d6cfc94e »
2011-01-26 [docs] update ChangeLog
268 + more robust numeric exponentation
269 + --ll-backtrace command line option for PIR level stack traces
f4ec3584 »
2011-02-12 [docs] update ChangeLog
270 + future-proof for upcoming generational garbage collector in parrot
271 + various constructs now return Nil
272 + infix:<orelse> implemented
cea2411d »
2011-02-15 [docs] Mentioned xor changes in ChangeLog.
273 + infix:<^^> and infix:<xor> improved
f4ec3584 »
2011-02-12 [docs] update ChangeLog
274 + negation metaoperator is now restricted to operators that return Bool
d6cfc94e »
2011-01-26 [docs] update ChangeLog
275
c9bc28f7 »
2011-01-01 [docs] update ChangeLog
276 New in 2011.01 release
ea8c88a0 »
2011-01-11 update ChangeLog
277 + faster subroutine calls (type cache)
c9bc28f7 »
2011-01-01 [docs] update ChangeLog
278 + 'handles RoleName' now works
279 + Test.pm: s/done_testing/done/
ea8c88a0 »
2011-01-11 update ChangeLog
280 + non-spec debugging pragma Devel::Trace
281 + improved parsing of keyword boundaries
388eed79 »
2011-01-18 another ChangeLog entry
282 + sped up .comb
c9bc28f7 »
2011-01-01 [docs] update ChangeLog
283
2865b9d7 »
2010-12-15 use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
284 New in 2010.12 release
b2440a57 »
2010-12-23 [release] update changelog and add announcement
285 + new .trans algorithm
2865b9d7 »
2010-12-15 use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
286 + fixed $*PID on MacOS X
b2440a57 »
2010-12-23 [release] update changelog and add announcement
287 + don't register names of anon types
288 + configuration improvements
289 + updated Any functions
290 + fix $*IN_DECL leakage
291 + implemented Hash.hash
292 + Temporal updates
e9cf790b »
2010-12-23 [release] changelog updates, tadzik++ for pointing out changes
293 + Buf.decode fixed
294 + open() fixed for binary flag
2865b9d7 »
2010-12-15 use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
295
92563218 »
2010-11-15 [docs] update ChangeLog
296 New in 2010.11 release
297 + now works with parrot on git
298 + implemented qw//
299 + 5x speedup of .trans
300 + various improvements to Set
301 + don't use deprecated charset ops anymore
7b94fc96 »
2010-11-18 [docs/ChangeLog] updated
302 + Bool.Bool and Bool.so now return False
303 + implemented &elems
304 + improved error for Date.new(Str)
305 + improvement on hyperoperators
306 + indexings like .[0 .. *-1] work now
92563218 »
2010-11-15 [docs] update ChangeLog
307
13c8a23c »
2010-09-24 [docs] update Changelog with require and Bool stringification
308 New in 2010.10 release
309 + True and False now stringify according to the specification
310 + basic form of 'require' for run time module loading
f5233661 »
2010-09-27 [docs] update ChangeLog
311 + warnings from the setting now produce line numbers in the users' program
8711e057 »
2010-10-11 Updated ChangeLog.
312 + local time zone available as $*TZ
0647023b »
2010-10-15 [docs] update ChangeLog
313 + more consistent line numbers from warnings
314 + getting and setting attributes via introspection
315 + implement samespace, ms// and ss///
316 + hyper operator invoving = can now modify their arguments
317 + speed up Str.flip by over a factor of 100
13c8a23c »
2010-09-24 [docs] update Changelog with require and Bool stringification
318
319 New in 2010.09 release
323a672f »
2010-09-15 [ChangeLog] new IO methods
320 + new methods on IO concerning the modify and access time of files
d84752d4 »
2010-08-27 Implemented Instants and Durations.
321 + S32::Temporal now completely implemented
322 + Instants and Durations
9993bb24 »
2010-09-12 [docs] update ChangeLog
323 + speedup for slurp() and .reverse built-ins
0d6d5744 »
2010-09-07 update ChangeLog
324 + various improvements to the Set type
a93dcb68 »
2010-09-11 [docs] update ChangeLog
325 + revamp of series operator code, and adaption to new spec
326 + implement ...^ up-to-but-excluding-series operator
327 + allow :r and :ratchet modifiers on regex quoting constructs
52bf6f37 »
2010-09-15 update ChangeLog
328 + Bool.pick
329 + significantly improved enum implementation
d84752d4 »
2010-08-27 Implemented Instants and Durations.
330
c1e19af5 »
2010-08-09 update ChangeLog a bit
331 New in 2010.08 release
fcf4f368 »
2010-08-10 adverbs for m//
332 + syntactic adverbs on substitutions, rx quotes and m//, e.g. '$x ~~ s:2nd/a/b/'
c1e19af5 »
2010-08-09 update ChangeLog a bit
333 + updated ROADMAP
334 + speedups for integer operations
7530af51 »
2010-08-19 Update ChangeLog for 2010.08 release.
335 + the Match class's .perl method now produces useful, roundtrippable Perl code
336 + the MAIN subroutine can now parse short arguments
337 + the cmp and <=> operators now work on more numeric types
338 + the Buf class now has .pack and .unpack methods with partial functionality
339 + numeric bitshift operators now have the correct precedence
340 + smartmatch against True or False is now an error
96a0ffe9 »
2010-07-24 allow all the adverbs on s/// that Cool.subst understands
341
c6a829d6 »
2010-06-20 add "handles" to ChangeLog
342 New in 2010.07 release
343 + support for delegation via 'handles'
66ca1a7c »
2010-07-13 add some ChangeLog entries
344 + implemented binding with := and read-only binding with ::=
345 + implement OS related built-ins like mkdir, cwd
346 + improved diagnostics in Test.pm
347 + basic binary IO, buffer encoding and decoding
348 + magic $*ARGFILE file handle
349 + more robust closures
350 + multi-level Array and Hash element autovivification
3370f072 »
2010-07-20 update ChnageLog
351 + perl6 --version now identifies the exact git sha1 and parrot version
66ca1a7c »
2010-07-13 add some ChangeLog entries
352 + implemented 'is rw' trait on classes
36c54644 »
2010-07-18 switch file tests to $filename.IO ~~ :e; implement IO.z
353 + file tests now work through IO, ie. 'README'.IO ~~ :e
3370f072 »
2010-07-20 update ChnageLog
354 + generic, multi-level Whatever-currying (eg grep !(* % 2), @list)
afd65e79 »
2010-07-23 Couple more ChangeLog items.
355 + improved error reporting in many cases, especially multi-method dispatch
3370f072 »
2010-07-20 update ChnageLog
356 + implemented backtracking into capturing groups and subrules
357 + phasers refactored, they can now return results and see the setting
358 + custom circumfix operators
359 + basic .wrap and .unwrap implementation
360 + weighted Hash.pick
361 + .perl on custom classes now dumps attributes
afd65e79 »
2010-07-23 Couple more ChangeLog items.
362 + Basic implementation of the ==> and <== feed operators
363 + Int ~~ Num is no longer true, as per spec; use Numeric instead
937177ee »
2010-07-23 Also a note in the ChangeLog about enum improvements.
364 + Improvements to enumerations
c6a829d6 »
2010-06-20 add "handles" to ChangeLog
365
e36cbae3 »
2010-05-23 update ChangeLog, CREDITS
366 New in 2010.06 release
f17fe961 »
2010-06-17 extend ChangeLog a bit
367 + new list model with immutable iterators, lots of fixes to lists and arrays
e36cbae3 »
2010-05-23 update ChangeLog, CREDITS
368 + variable interpolation into regexes
5940b258 »
2010-05-29 [docs] update ChangeLog
369 + compile time Whatever currying for infix, prefix and postfix operators
736bef80 »
2010-06-17 [docs/ChangeLog] some further updates
370 + autoprinting in the REPL shell
371 + in @*INC, the current directory '.' now comes at the end, as in Perl 5
372 + basic Buf implementation: Str.encode/Buf.decode work for UTF-8
dd8b9f07 »
2010-05-30 update ChangeLog
373 + proper Perl 6 match objects
374 + Backtraces with Perl 6 subroutine names and line numbers
fca899b0 »
2010-06-14 add MAIN to ChangeLog
375 + MAIN and USAGE subs
f17fe961 »
2010-06-17 extend ChangeLog a bit
376 + basic version of Str.trans
377 + mix-ins with non-roles (5 but 'string')
736bef80 »
2010-06-17 [docs/ChangeLog] some further updates
378 + @*ARGS is now read-write
379 + IO::Socket::INET again works in CORE
8a1a1a57 »
2010-06-18 [ChangeLog, announce] improvements
380 + hash and array slices have been greatly improved
f17fe961 »
2010-06-17 extend ChangeLog a bit
381 + basic support for callframe() and CallFrame type
e36cbae3 »
2010-05-23 update ChangeLog, CREDITS
382
d4bb7b24 »
2010-05-19 [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
383 New in 2010.05 release
65893e16 »
2010-05-20 Work on release announcements.
384 + implemented lexical and anonymous classes and roles
d4bb7b24 »
2010-05-19 [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
385 + manual pages are now installed
386 + the .match method now understand the adverbs :c; :p, :nth, :x, :g, :ov
387 + test reports with tools/test_summary.pl now record detailed timing information
388 + many improvements to numeric handling
389 + implemented S (sequential) meta operator
390 + fixed placeholder parameters ($^a, $^b)
391 + basic enum implementation
392 + implemented List.classify
d8551359 »
2010-05-20 Add a few more bits to the changelog.
393 + turned on an additional 47 test files
394 + further improved error messages
395 + implement zero-argument versions of many binary operators
24e28a14 »
2010-05-20 Some spell checking, mention Blizkost.
396 + basic interoperation with Perl 5 through the external Blizkost project
d4bb7b24 »
2010-05-19 [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
397
eaf92e06 »
2010-04-02 [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
398 New in 2010.04 release
e135f23e »
2010-04-20 [docs] update ChangeLog
399 + interpolation of expression ending in postcircumfixes into double-quoted
400 strings (for example "cards: @cards.sort()")
eaf92e06 »
2010-04-02 [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
401 + prefix and postfix hyper operators
402 + multi subs now work properly when lexically scoped
403 + implemented item assignment with tighter precedence than the comma operator
e135f23e »
2010-04-20 [docs] update ChangeLog
404 + loading of .pm6 modules
eaf92e06 »
2010-04-02 [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
405 + Basic implementation of Numeric and Real roles
e135f23e »
2010-04-20 [docs] update ChangeLog
406 + implementation of DateTime and Date built-in types
eaf92e06 »
2010-04-02 [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
407 + named regexes can be declared outside of grammars again
408 + support for numbers with arbitrary radix, including fractional numbers (:16<DEAD.BEEF>)
e135f23e »
2010-04-20 [docs] update ChangeLog
409 + implemented fmt(), printf() note() and IO.getc built-in routines
eaf92e06 »
2010-04-02 [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
410 + infix meta operators now inherit the precedence of the modified operator
e135f23e »
2010-04-20 [docs] update ChangeLog
411 + &[+] short name for infix operators
412 + hash slices
413 + signature literals
98f05dfb »
2010-04-22 Some more ChangeLog entries.
414 + smart-matching against signatures
e135f23e »
2010-04-20 [docs] update ChangeLog
415 + more consistent implementation of prefix:<|> for interpolating things into
416 signatures
417 + better error message on accidental usa of Perl 5 features such as << as
418 bit shift operators, and catch many perl 5 magic variables
1f638cc3 »
2010-04-21 [docs] another ChangeLog entry
419 + implemented type Cool
98f05dfb »
2010-04-22 Some more ChangeLog entries.
420 + implemented anonymous classes and roles
421 + implemented $*PID
422 + method introspection works again
423 + better error message for calling non-existent routine in a namespace
424 + now run programs with the setting as an outer lexical scope, as per spec
eaf92e06 »
2010-04-02 [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
425
a8d808f3 »
2010-03-18 [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
426 New in 2010.03 release
427 + The trigonometric functions and the Rat class have received numerous
428 updates, making them faster and more complete
429 + .^parent now works again
430 + The invocation logic has received various speedups
431 + Hash creation has been optimized
432 + Various improvement related to constant internal strings have led to
433 slight speedups
4c251d49 »
2010-03-18 [docs/ChangeLog] fixed typo, removed dup
434 + .pick, .sort, .keys, .values, .kv, sprintf were reimplemented, ported
435 from the old 'alpha' branch
a8d808f3 »
2010-03-18 [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
436 + The statement modifier for loop works again
437 + Various parsing bugs have been sorted out; one having to do with
438 closing curly braces at the end of a line not terminating the statement
6dd31dff »
2010-03-18 Re-instate masak++ ChangeLog entries that I somehow managed to lose.
439 + .CREATE, .BUILDALL and .can in the OO system have received attention,
440 some of it leading to mild speedups
441 + $*PROGRAM_NAME and @*ARGS now work
4c251d49 »
2010-03-18 [docs/ChangeLog] fixed typo, removed dup
442 + Deferral works again (nextsame/nextwith/callsame/callwith)
6dd31dff »
2010-03-18 Re-instate masak++ ChangeLog entries that I somehow managed to lose.
443 + Array.delete works again
d537cea4 »
2010-03-18 Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
444 + Fixed .?, .+ and .* along with matching latest spec on .?
445 + Switch untyped variables to default to Any instead of Mu
446 + &foo lookup syntax works again (including for operators)
447 + Various cases of eqv operator implemented
448 + Make overriding postcircumfix:<( )> work again, this time per spec
449 + Make junctions of code objects invokable again
450 + Lazy implementation of the Z operator
451 + Added back @*INC
452 + Read-only %*ENV support
453 + Grammars work again
454 + Implemented regexes taking parameters
455 + Implemented proto-regex declarations
456 + Initial work on getting subset types working again
457 + Add back many of the file test methods
458 + Added docs/S11-Modules-proposal.pod documenting how we intend to handle
459 modules through Rakudo *
460 + First cut of locating and loading modules with a given version and/or
461 authority, and in absence of a requirement selection of the latest
462 version by default if multiple are available.
463 + Many improvements to the series operator
b4ed7c17 »
2010-03-18 [docs/ChangeLog] added/changed a few quotation marks
464 + Implemented 'need' and a first cut of 'import'; 'use' works in terms
465 of them
d537cea4 »
2010-03-18 Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
466 + Import is now into the lexical scope by default, as per spec
b4ed7c17 »
2010-03-18 [docs/ChangeLog] added/changed a few quotation marks
467 + Removed requirement to hand-pre-compile .pm to .pir for use with 'use'
d537cea4 »
2010-03-18 Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
468 + Improved multi-dispatch candidate not found errors to include details of
469 the available candidates
470 + Implemented 'use MONKEY_TYPING'
471 + Many cases of smart-match work again
472 + $x.Foo::bar() and $x.$y() work again
473 + $.foo(1,2,3) works again
855ecb58 »
2010-03-18 Tweak changelog on metaops.
474 + !, R, X and Z meta-operators work, albeit with some caveats
d537cea4 »
2010-03-18 Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
475 + s/foo/bar/ and s[foo] = 'bar' substitution syntax implemented
476 + Array.rotate added back
477 + User defined operators (prefix, postfix, infix) working again
478 + Many more small but important improvements to built-in types and functions
479 + Various other bug fixes
480 + ROADMAP updates
a8d808f3 »
2010-03-18 [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
481
0fabacb6 »
2010-02-18 [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
482 New in 2010.02 release
483 + The branch formerly known as 'ng' becomes the new master branch
2663b191 »
2010-02-18 [docs/] additions to ChangeLog and announce/2010.02
484 + The previous master branch is now Rakudo/alpha
0fabacb6 »
2010-02-18 [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
485 + NQP-RX replaces NQP in the Parrot Compiler Toolkit, enabling the
486 source code of the compiler to be written in a subset of Perl 6 that
487 is much more powerful, most importantly with regexes, as the name
488 suggests
489 + The revised Perl6/Grammar.pm is much closer to the canonical STD.pm
490 + Regexes may declare contextual and lexical variables
491 + Lazy lists and arrays are partly implemented
492 + The object metamodel is largely written in NQP-RX instead of PIR
493 + The name of the root of the object hierarchy is now Mu
494 + The term 'undef' is gone, replaced by Nil, Mu or *.notdef depending on
495 context
2663b191 »
2010-02-18 [docs/] additions to ChangeLog and announce/2010.02
496 + Builtin classes derive from Cool which derives from Any
0fabacb6 »
2010-02-18 [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
497 + The refactored source code is more compact and more easily extended
498 + The number of spectests passed has reduced from a peak of 32731 in
e4cdb5b3 »
2010-02-19 [build/PARROT_REVISION] tentatively set to 44147 2.1.0
499 alpha to 24221, because porting the functionality to the new master
0fabacb6 »
2010-02-18 [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
500 is still ongoing
501 + Release numbering changes from 'dash' to 'dot' delimiter to get on
502 better with various package management systems
503
98f43b6f »
2010-01-22 Update ChangeLog for release.
504 New in 2010-01 release
505 + Added method form of eval.
506 + Implemented :s and :l file operators
507 + Added functions for logarithms using $base
508 + Refactored subroutine calls to use new Context structures in Parrot 2.0.0
509
0fabacb6 »
2010-02-18 [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
510 New in 2009-12 release
511 + Only minor maintenance was done because all attention was being given
512 to the Rakudo/ng branch, bringing in the new nqp-rx bootstrap compiler
513
b5d7e518 »
2009-11-19 Update ChangeLog for release.
514 New in 2009-11 release
515 + Rakudo now uses Parrot's updated calling convention features
d3510439 »
2009-11-19 Tweak the release announcement and change log to clarify what the nes…
516 + support unpacking of arrays, hashes and objects in signatures
b5d7e518 »
2009-11-19 Update ChangeLog for release.
517 + changed .pick to use :replace instead of :repl
518 + many core setting optimizations and bugfixes
1db377a6 »
2009-11-19 [docs/ChangeLog] added a few more changes
519 + IO::Socket.recv() has been extended to accept a parameter specifying the
520 number of bytes which will be received
521 + Rakudo now looks up %INC in the right namespace when loading libraries for
522 foreign languages
b5d7e518 »
2009-11-19 Update ChangeLog for release.
523
836c8c80 »
2009-09-21 mention spectest_smolder in README and ChangeLog
524 New in 2009-10 release
525 + smolder reports for spectest runs
0331d603 »
2009-09-27 [docs] ChangeLog updates
526 + more Complex trig functions
073d5ed5 »
2009-10-21 Additions to ChangeLog.
527 + pure Perl 6 implementation of the Complex type
0331d603 »
2009-09-27 [docs] ChangeLog updates
528 + some variants of the new series operator
529 + correct construction of twigilled colonpairs
530 + infix:<eqv>, .pred and .succ for the Rat type
531 + when configuring with --gen-parrot, pass --optimize to parrot's Configure.pl
3eceb873 »
2009-10-14 [docs] update ChangeLog
532 + moved more operators to the setting and thus made them overloadable
533 + { %hash } now correctly constructs a hash, not a closure
534 + new, faster low level Signature type
535 + improved Signature introspection
7e34de6e »
2009-10-20 mention new signature binder in ChangeLog
536 + new, much faster signature binder
073d5ed5 »
2009-10-21 Additions to ChangeLog.
537 + improved various error messages related to signature binding
538 + signature literals now supported
539 + binding of named arguments to positional parameters
540 + attributive parameters implemented
541 + package blocks now run as immediate blocks, as per the spec
542 + lexical variables declared outside of packages now visible inside them
836c8c80 »
2009-09-21 mention spectest_smolder in README and ChangeLog
543
4b9cd2db »
2009-09-01 [docs] ChangeLog updates
544 New in 2009-09 release
545 + updates to numeric operators: infix</>(Int, Int) creates a Rat
546 + Rat (rational) numbers
547 + overloadable builtin operators
48b5d4d6 »
2009-09-15 Some ChangeLog updates.
548 + contextual variables
549 + setting values in %*ENV now works
ea6448f6 »
2009-09-16 More ChangeLog updates.
550 + partial support for trigonometric functions of complex numbers
551 + better handling of custom traits, many builtin traits moved to core setting
552 + improved type dispatch for builtin operators, type coercions
4b9cd2db »
2009-09-01 [docs] ChangeLog updates
553
8d7fc7d4 »
2009-08-11 [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
554 New in 2009-08 release
3d5359dd »
2009-08-19 More text updates in preparation for release.
555 + Rakudo must now be built from an installed parrot, and can be installed
9959b217 »
2009-08-14 [docs] mentioned installed parrot in ChangeLog
556 itself
8d7fc7d4 »
2009-08-11 [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
557 + separate Perl 6 meta class
558 + introspection on roles
559 + declaration of methods in the meta class by writing method ^newmethod($obj)
560 + :tree options for parent class, attribute and role introspection
3d5359dd »
2009-08-19 More text updates in preparation for release.
561 + allow some custom postcircumfix:<( )> methods
8d7fc7d4 »
2009-08-11 [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
562 + moved more built-ins into the setting
563 + implement operators infix:<!%> (divisibility test) and prefix [||] and [//]
564 + updated ROADMAP in preparation for the Rakudo Star release
565 + instead of throwing nasty parse errors, Rakudo now informs you that feed
9520b461 »
2009-08-19 ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
566 operators are not yet implemented
8d7fc7d4 »
2009-08-11 [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
567 + improved testing: planless testing with done_testing(); better diagnostic
568 output from is()
9520b461 »
2009-08-19 ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
569 + the syntax for embedded comments has changed
1c93b6b1 »
2009-08-19 [docs] more ChangeLog updates
570 + embedded Pod comments are now recognized
9520b461 »
2009-08-19 ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
571 + support for defining traits and applying them to routines, classes and roles
1c93b6b1 »
2009-08-19 [docs] more ChangeLog updates
572 + "hides" trait (class A hides B { ... }), and "is hidden"
9520b461 »
2009-08-19 ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
573 + better handling of slurpy and optional in multi-dispatch
574 + use of .?, .+ and .* with indirect calling form ($obj.+@cands)
575 + .can improved; now returns something usable as an iterator
576 + lastcall implemented
8d7fc7d4 »
2009-08-11 [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
577
7187b9f2 »
2009-06-25 [docs] update ChangeLog
578 New in 2009-07 release
fb0601ad »
2009-07-22 Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
579 + extensive refactor of the multi dispatch code to get closer to the spec
e7a7999b »
2009-07-09 [docs] ChangeLog updates
580 + better handling of named arguments in multi dispatch
fb0601ad »
2009-07-22 Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
581 + operators and traits can be defined in the setting
e7a7999b »
2009-07-09 [docs] ChangeLog updates
582 + basic implementation of the series and eqv operators
0b9d7af5 »
2009-07-19 [docs] more ChangeLog updates
583 + refatored trait code to match updated specification
e7a7999b »
2009-07-09 [docs] ChangeLog updates
584 + implemented more cases of smartmatching against hashes
585 + fixed state variables to work with //= and ||= initialization
0b9d7af5 »
2009-07-19 [docs] more ChangeLog updates
586 + improved testing: when Rakudo dies with 'Null PMC Access' it is never
587 considered a success
588 + implemented the :all flag to split which keeps captures
589 + added List.rotate builtin
590 + nextwith and callwith now also work properly with methods
591 + take() without outer gather now merely warns
fb0601ad »
2009-07-22 Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
592 + introspection of roles and attributes
7187b9f2 »
2009-06-25 [docs] update ChangeLog
593
de1e9f0e »
2009-06-12 [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
594 New in 2009-06 release
99cad48b »
2009-06-18 Documentation updates for release.
595 + refactored and corrected object initialization (BUILD/CREATE)
de1e9f0e »
2009-06-12 [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
596 + attributes initilizations can now use attributes defined earlier
597 + method calls are now faster
598 + basic safe mode that forbids IO and execution of external programs
599 + implemented meta operators for user defined operators
600 + initial implementation of Temporal (date/time related objects)
601 + type checking of implicit return values
602 + improved introspection methods
77f9d709 »
2009-06-13 Some more updates in preparation for Thursday's release.
603 + cleaned up IO methods
1b06df80 »
2009-06-18 More news.
604 + improved "is export" handling for modules and setting
77f9d709 »
2009-06-13 Some more updates in preparation for Thursday's release.
605 + automatically transcode to iso-8859-1 for faster parsing when possible
606 + refactored and corrected assignment, .succ, .pred, C<++>, C<-->,
607 postcircumfix:<[ ]>, Whatever
608 + "module Foo;" now allows statements before it
99cad48b »
2009-06-18 Documentation updates for release.
609 + improved Unicode string handling
610 + better support for Str increment/decrement in Unicode ranges
611 + many performance improvements
de1e9f0e »
2009-06-12 [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
612
ffcde86e »
2009-04-23 ChangeLog updates
613 New in 2009-05 release
97c7cece »
2009-05-21 ChangeLog updates for release
614 + updated docs/ROADMAP
0ce0f62f »
2009-05-20 Update ChangeLog a bit.
615 + basic support for custom operators
616 + operators can now be referenced as &infix:<+>
97c7cece »
2009-05-21 ChangeLog updates for release
617 + meta operator support for custom operators
0ce0f62f »
2009-05-20 Update ChangeLog a bit.
618 + cross-language library loading
222993f1 »
2009-05-19 [docs] update ChangeLog
619 + stack traces now include source file name and line number
0ce0f62f »
2009-05-20 Update ChangeLog a bit.
620 + implemented Regex type
966ea72d »
2009-05-08 [docs] update ChangeLog
621 + .WALK (parent classes in configurable order)
622 + .name method on routines
623 + refactored enums, thereby fixing many enum related bugs
624 + fixed namespace of eval()ed code
612bcf3d »
2009-05-14 [docs] ChangeLog updates
625 + implemented parallel dispatch (@objects>>.methods)
626 + initial support for «...» quotes
0ce0f62f »
2009-05-20 Update ChangeLog a bit.
627 + text files now default to utf8 encoding
966ea72d »
2009-05-08 [docs] update ChangeLog
628 + fixes to Match.perl and Match.chunks
629 + implemented 'constant name = $value'
630 + documented build dependencies
222993f1 »
2009-05-19 [docs] update ChangeLog
631 + grep() accepts general matcher, things like @list.grep(Int) work
632 + trigonometric functions (sin, cos, ...) now available via 'use Num :Trig'
b4f301d0 »
2009-05-20 ChangeLog tweaks.
633 + qx{} quotes now work (except on Windows)
6685755d »
2009-05-20 Few extras for the ChangeLog.
634 + hyper-operators on hashes now work (%a >>+<< %b)
635 + initial implementation of $foo.@bar
636 + refactored wrap and unwrap to work with candidate lists; fixes some bugs
637 + refactored/improved callsame and callwith, and added nextsame and nextwith
638 (only work for dispatches of the form $foo.@bar and with wrap so far)
639 + partial implementation of .^parents and .^methods
b4f301d0 »
2009-05-20 ChangeLog tweaks.
640 + can initialize attributes in terms of others
97c7cece »
2009-05-21 ChangeLog updates for release
641 + many other bug fixes and performance enhancements
ffcde86e »
2009-04-23 ChangeLog updates
642
643 New in 2009-04 release (#16, "Bratislava")
5c8015e2 »
2009-04-22 Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for co…
644 + wrap and unwrap for subroutines
645 + calling a method on a Whatever star generates a closure
646 + 1+*, *+1 and others generate closures (*-1 missing)
647 + Associative, Positional and Callable are now parametric roles
648 + typed arrays and hashes
649 + parametric role subtyping (R[T1] ~~ R[T2] where T1 ~~ T2)
650 + .invert and .push on Hashes
651 + enforce return types of subroutines (partial implementation)
652 + parallel testing
653 + Configure.pl now supports passing options to parrot's Configure
654 + support for lexical subroutines and multis
655 + implemented \c[character name] in double quoted strings and regexes
656 + implemented Perl 5 regexes
657 + rx/.../ regex quoting
f68de362 »
2009-05-03 [docs] typo (vim-o?) in ChangeLog
658 + sockets support has been added (IO::Socket)
5c19526c »
2009-04-22 More ChangeLog updates.
659 + regex patterns may now be quantified by a separator regex
5c8015e2 »
2009-04-22 Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for co…
660 + moved many methods to the setting
661 + exporting and importing by tags, support :DEFAULT export tag
662 + implemented START blocks
663 + implemented roots builtin
664 + implemented .ast on Match objects
5c19526c »
2009-04-22 More ChangeLog updates.
665 + added Match.caps and Match.chunks
5c8015e2 »
2009-04-22 Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for co…
666 + split() now supports limits in all cases
5c19526c »
2009-04-22 More ChangeLog updates.
667 + prefix:<=> and the "fish operator" ( =<> ) are now gone
5c8015e2 »
2009-04-22 Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for co…
668 + .readline is now .get
669 + roles are now punned on any method call on the role
670 + many other bug fixes
370dd760 »
2009-03-28 [docs] update to ChangeLog
671
db1e8726 »
2009-03-20 Final ChangeLog for release #15.
672 New in 2009-03 release (#15, "Oslo")
84920ea9 »
2009-03-16 [docs] update ChangeLog a bit
673 + implemented $*PROGRAM_NAME magical variable
674 + outer lexicals are now visible in eval()
4947aeae »
2009-03-08 [ChangeLog] mention last/next working in grep()
675 + next, last etc. work in grep()
80344fd3 »
2009-03-19 More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
676 + added R metaoperator
84920ea9 »
2009-03-16 [docs] update ChangeLog a bit
677 + add an initial draft of Match.perl
4ec17da9 »
2009-03-02 ChangeLog update.
678 + refactor Grammar and Match class hierarchy
679 + fix if/unless/while/until/for/... on line after close curlies
680 + add Q quoting, including Q:PIR
80344fd3 »
2009-03-19 More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
681 + added "state" variables
cba1557c »
2009-03-20 Add a few more bits to the ChangeLog.
682 + //= fixed to short-circuit, and added short-circuiting &&= and ||=
683 + multi-subs now have the Multi type and have a .candidates method
684 + multi-method dispatch now looks up the class hierarchy
685 + various fixes to using roles as type constraints
686 + support bare sigils in signatures
80344fd3 »
2009-03-19 More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
687 + more methods and functions moved to (Perl 6) setting
cba1557c »
2009-03-20 Add a few more bits to the ChangeLog.
688 + many other bug fixes
80344fd3 »
2009-03-19 More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
689
4bb9d8db »
2009-02-26 Rename NEWS to ChangeLog, since that's what it really represents.
690 New in 2009-02 release (#14, "Vienna")
691 + first release independent of Parrot releases
692 + passing 7076 spectests (+796 since 2009-01 release)
693 + build and use fakecutable (perl6.exe) by default
694 + redesigned build, configuration, and test subsystems
695 + add settings/ directory for builtins written in Perl 6 (was "prelude")
696 + improve diagnostics in Test.pm
697 + allow anonymous classes via C<::>
698 + re-use existing parameterized roles instead of creating new ones
699 + roles now pun classes when .new is called on them
700 + 'proto' now marks all same-named routines as 'multi'
701 + XopX is now Xop
702 + implement <-> (rw) pointy blocks
703 + added min= and max= metaoperators
704 + many many bugfixes
705 + publish release schedule
706 + documentation improvements
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