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4fe23e7 @moritz implement tclc
moritz authored Jul 24, 2012
1 New in 2012.08
2 + tclc implemented
85541f0 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jul 31, 2012
3 + --> ReturnType in signatures and prefix type constraints of routine return
5e1b9a8 @jnthn ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored Aug 4, 2012
4 types are honored
96699c0 @jnthn Be a little more precise/informative about magnitude of memory improv…
jnthn authored Jul 30, 2012
5 + reduced memory usage at build time by around 35% - 40%
8c740aa @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jul 29, 2012
6 + the argument to IO::Socket.recv is now interpreted as a number of characters
7 + enum lists and arguments to parametric roles are now evaluated at compile time
7b678c3 @jnthn Mention PIRT.
jnthn authored Jul 30, 2012
8 + switched to new internal AST and backend representations (QAST and PIRT)
3a20b76 @moritz remove some deprecated subs and methods
moritz authored Jul 30, 2012
9 + removed deprecated routines Str.bytes and Str.lcfirst/&lcfirst
7c4c8b1 @moritz mention trait exception improvements in ChangeLog
moritz authored Jul 30, 2012
10 + errors from traits now contain file name and line number
e3d4092 @moritz update ChangeLog with IO::{File,Dir} removal
moritz authored Aug 1, 2012
11 + IO::File and IO::Dir have been removed
5e1b9a8 @jnthn ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored Aug 4, 2012
12 + inliner has been improved and can inline a wider range of routines
13 + simple implementation of the 'soft' pragma
14 + fixed over-eager treatment of numeric literals as int rather than Int in cases
15 where they appeared each side of an infix operator
78c5c17 @moritz Detect and carp at circular module loading
moritz authored Aug 7, 2012
16 + detect circularities in module loading
449f30f @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Aug 15, 2012
17 + sigilless variables in signatures when proeceed by | or \
4fe23e7 @moritz implement tclc
moritz authored Jul 24, 2012
18
f2e4257 @pmichaud Deprecate SAFE.setting in favor of RESTRICTED.setting.
pmichaud authored Jun 22, 2012
19 New in 2012.07
20 + Deprecated SAFE.setting in favor of RESTRICTED.setting
582c906 @moritz allow ranges to interpolate into argument lists
moritz authored Jun 23, 2012
21 + Ranges can now interpolate in argument lists
3a0e404 @jnthn Add a note on meta-object improvement to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Jun 24, 2012
22 + The built-in meta-objects (such as Metamodel::ClassHOW) now inherit from Any
88a9d69 @moritz add :enc/:encoding support to &open
moritz authored Jun 27, 2012
23 + &open now supports :enc/:encoding
cfe8e56 @moritz brush up ChangeLog
moritz authored Jul 19, 2012
24 + Exception.fail, .resumable and .resume
25 + Changed &dir to return IO::Path objects, not strings
5ee1f1e @pmichaud Deprecate .ucfirst and .lcfirst, per the current synopses (RT #114012).
pmichaud authored Jul 6, 2012
26 + Deprecated .bytes, .ucfirst, and .lcfirst
55cf00a @moritz [docs/ChangeLog] &spurt, &slurp with :bin
moritz authored Jul 14, 2012
27 + &slurp now supports :bin
28 + &spurt implemented
cfe8e56 @moritz brush up ChangeLog
moritz authored Jul 19, 2012
29 + cleaned up Version implementation
30 + fixed :s file test
31 + recognize obosolete rand() and rand(N) forms at compile time
32 + anonymous subset types 'subset :: of Int where { $_ > 0 }'
f2e4257 @pmichaud Deprecate SAFE.setting in favor of RESTRICTED.setting.
pmichaud authored Jun 22, 2012
33
038718f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] mention Match.gist
masak authored May 23, 2012
34 New in 2012.06
5cff505 @moritz note some qbootstrap changes in ChangeLog
moritz authored May 27, 2012
35 + Rakudo is now compiled with the same regex engine as user-space regexes use
0e8d1a1 @pmichaud Some ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored Jun 21, 2012
36 + transitive longest-token matching in protoregexes
038718f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] mention Match.gist
masak authored May 23, 2012
37 + changed the output of Match.gist
525a664 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored May 24, 2012
38 + string to number conversion now fails for non-numbers
8d6dbe6 @moritz update ChangeLog and ROADMAP with str-numeric merge
moritz authored May 25, 2012
39 + string to number conversion now recognizes radix notation
525a664 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored May 24, 2012
40 + string incrementation is now aware of more scripts
41 + <|w> word boundary in regexes implemented
4904b02 @moritz note exception stuff in ChangeLog
moritz authored May 25, 2012
42 + more errors from within the meta model now contain line number and file name
61e6739 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored May 29, 2012
43 + &push and &unshift functions can now autovivify
44 + user-defined operators properly participate in LTM
1d48515 @moritz note -O2 changes in ChangeLog
moritz authored Jun 3, 2012
45 + Rakudo's C code is now compiled with optimization switches turned on
a441882 @moritz basic module loading tracing
moritz authored Jun 5, 2012
46 + basic module loading tracing with the RAKUDO_MODULE_DEBUG=1 env variable
cd26962 @jnthn Add a ChangeLog entry about LTM.
jnthn authored Jun 7, 2012
47 + longest token matching with alternations
fd04ae0 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jun 10, 2012
48 + require with argument list
de72404 @moritz note module-trace merge in ChangeLog
moritz authored Jun 12, 2012
49 + compile time errors in loaded modules now show a module loading backtrace
0e8d1a1 @pmichaud Some ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored Jun 21, 2012
50 + improved list and .map handling
4d79923 @jnthn Make | flattening work on pairs, which flatten as named arguments.
jnthn authored Jun 21, 2012
51 + can now use | to flatten a pair into an argument list as a named argument
038718f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] mention Match.gist
masak authored May 23, 2012
52
5552804 @moritz fill in some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored May 1, 2012
53 New in 2012.05
54 + meta ops //=, ||= and &&= now short-circuit properly
55 + Failure objects don't blow up the REPL anymore
56 + allow case insensitive regex matches without ICU in limited cases
57 + %*ENV now propagates into subprocesses
58 + RAKUDOLIB env variable supported in addition to PERL6LIB
93a44d7 @moritz Implement -M option
moritz authored May 2, 2012
59 + -I and -M command line options
7836d2f @moritz implement $?LINE and $?FILE
moritz authored May 2, 2012
60 + $?LINE and $?FILE variables
dd66583 @jnthn Updated ChangeLog.
jnthn authored May 6, 2012
61 + warnings now include line number from program, not from CORE.setting
62 + reduction meta-operator on list-associative ops now has correct semantics
63 + now have :th alias for :nth in Str.match
64 + import collisions now report the name of the module that is to blame
65 + ms// fixed
66 + <$x> in regexes caches the compiled regex, which can be a big performance win
67 + implemented temp and let
c2634bd @moritz pairs in traits have a Bool value, not Int
moritz authored May 8, 2012
68 + 'use' can now import by tag name
c4fd56d @tadzik [Changelog] Fix a tyop
tadzik authored May 17, 2012
69 + 'use' with positional arguments
72358bd @moritz update changelog
moritz authored May 8, 2012
70 + lib.pm
c2634bd @moritz pairs in traits have a Bool value, not Int
moritz authored May 8, 2012
71 + updated calling conventions for traits
30c0796 @jnthn ChangeLog update.
jnthn authored May 8, 2012
72 + implemented fff flip-flop operator; improvements to ff form also
b09c6f8 @moritz remove . from default @*INC
moritz authored May 8, 2012
73 + removed current directory from default library search path
4b16cae @moritz coerce arglist to import to an RPA
moritz authored May 8, 2012
74 + 'import' works
7a9b1e5 @jnthn Couple of extra ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored May 8, 2012
75 + symbols installed in EXPORT in all nested packages, not just UNIT::EXPORT
76 + enumeration types can be used as roles
77 + END phasers now run when program ends with exit or an exception
6a660de @moritz three more changelog items
moritz authored May 11, 2012
78 + fix Rat.floor and .ceiling to work for large numbers
8523061 @jnthn Couple more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored May 12, 2012
79 + improved Rat stringification
6a660de @moritz three more changelog items
moritz authored May 11, 2012
80 + Real is now a role, as it should be
8523061 @jnthn Couple more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored May 12, 2012
81 + implemented < foo bar baz > syntax for alternations in regexes
82 + implemented <( and )> syntax for setting from/to of match in regexes
e9e7a27 @moritz update ChangeLog and ROADMAP
moritz authored May 12, 2012
83 + support for non-Int enums
84 + basic support for Version literals
570f2bb @jnthn Few ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored May 14, 2012
85 + chmod now available as a function
86 + roundrobin implemented
87 + fixed a bug in precompilation of modules that use roles from other modules
eb05804 @jnthn Note pack and unpack in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored May 14, 2012
88 + basic implementation of pack and unpack
1e35759 @jnthn Note about l-value substr in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored May 15, 2012
89 + implemented substr-rw, which provides an l-value (assignable) substring
22c12b0 @jnthn First crack at <~~> in regexes. Note that <~~0> and <~~beer> are NYI,…
jnthn authored May 16, 2012
90 + implemented <~~> (recursive call into self) syntax in regexes
2b96819 @moritz rename "lazy" to "LAZY" to avoid confusion with lazy lists
moritz authored May 16, 2012
91 + 'LAZY' statement prefix
72358bd @moritz update changelog
moritz authored May 8, 2012
92
b1d764d @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Apr 24, 2012
93 New in 2012.04.1
94 + autvivification for arrays and hashes
95 + more robust module precompilation
96 + improved infrastructure for calling C code
97 + $.foo style calls now contextualize correctly
7334a53 @pmichaud Typo fix; replace "infix cmp" with "&infix:<cmp>".
pmichaud authored Apr 24, 2012
98 + &infix:<cmp> now return members of the Order enum in all cases
b1d764d @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Apr 24, 2012
99 + --doc=format now loads Pod::To::format and uses it for rendering
100 + 'lib/' is no longer in the default include path
101 + improved Parameter.perl
102 + add .changed, .modified and .accessed methods to IO
103 + improved --help output
104 + install precompiled test module for speedup
105 + fixed printing of backtraces when regexes are in the call chain
106 + case insensitive regex matches now also work for interpolated variables
107
8d4f0c4 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Mar 31, 2012
108 New in 2012.04
109 + 'defined' is now a listop instead of a prefix op
110 + fixed :16('0d...')
ac083c5 @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog a little more.
jnthn authored Apr 14, 2012
111 + implemented simple interpolation in names in type declarations (class ::(const) { })
112 + $=POD renamed to $=pod
113 + fixed slicing of non-lists with infinite ranges
114 + fixed accidental over-serialization, cutting ~300KB off each pre-compiled module
115 + scalar positionals no longer treated as slices
116 + implemented Routine.package
117 + join will now always reify at least 4 elements of a list if possible
118 + warnings now have line numbers
119 + brought back Str.indent
120 + ban declaring pseudo-packages, with a helpful error
121 + a name followed by :: now returns .WHO, so Foo::<&bar> style lookups work
122 + Exception.Bool now returns true
1501f51 @jnthn Update ChangeLog a little.
jnthn authored Apr 16, 2012
123 + avoided re-parsing of longname, which speeds up the parse a bit overall
124 + implemented MY, CALLER, OUTER, UNIT, CORE, SETTING and DYNAMIC pseudo-packages
125 + implemented ::<$x> and ::{'$x'} style lookups
126 + some small optimizations to various Str built-ins and MapIter
95a6d8c @moritz update changelog and release announcement a bit
moritz authored Apr 17, 2012
127 + improved --doc output
73b1756 @coke update ChangeLog slightly
coke authored Apr 19, 2012
128 + added $*PERL
129 + implemented IO::ArgFiles.slurp
8d4f0c4 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Mar 31, 2012
130
1c93f3c @moritz bump NQP revision
moritz authored Feb 24, 2012
131 New in 2012.03
132 + updated to dyncall 0.7
7a58a0d @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Feb 29, 2012
133 + infix:<eqv> now autothreads over junctions
134 + more typed exceptions
4536120 @jnthn A couple of ChangeLog notes about the effects of bs.
jnthn authored Mar 1, 2012
135 + pre-compiled modules/settings are now serialized, not re-built on load
136 + startup time is now about 25% of what it once was
6d0c4a5 @jnthn Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Mar 1, 2012
137 + significant memory and time reduction (~40%) when pre-compiling modules/settings
138 + BEGIN and CHECK now work in r-value context
139 + constant declarator now works with non-literals on the RHS
140 + implemented Set, Bag, KeySet and KeyBag types
42695ea @moritz add :ex and :nth adverbs to ChangeLog
moritz authored Mar 4, 2012
141 + implemented :exhaustive and :nth match adverbs
df250d8 @jnthn Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Mar 7, 2012
142 + implemented ENTER, LEAVE, KEEP and UNDO phasers
143 + implemented FIRST, NEXT and LAST phasers in for loops
144 + implemented START phaser, including use of it in r-value context
145 + implemented also syntax for adding traits inside a block/package
b2505be @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added macros and quasis
masak authored Mar 19, 2012
146 + implemented macro declarations and quasi quotes (sans placeholders)
bd6fdeb @moritz add anon enums to ChangeLog
moritz authored Mar 10, 2012
147 + implemented anonymous enums
8c7747b @moritz [ChangeLog]: note that scoped multis now die
moritz authored Mar 16, 2012
148 + 'our multi' now dies (used to ignore the 'our')
169bc80 @jnthn Couple more ChangeLog notes.
jnthn authored Mar 19, 2012
149 + implemented PRE and POST phasers
150 + ~25% performance improvement to array indexing
1c93f3c @moritz bump NQP revision
moritz authored Feb 24, 2012
151
0bcf489 @jnthn Start on this month's ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Jan 27, 2012
152 New in 2012.02
153 + catch duplicate accessor generation required of "has $.x; has @.x;"
a39d86a @jnthn More ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored Feb 11, 2012
154 + many more typed exceptions thrown
0bcf489 @jnthn Start on this month's ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Jan 27, 2012
155 + undeclared attributes mentioned in signatures now caught at compile time
156 + empty Buf is now False in boolean context
157 + implemented <prior>
158 + implemented /<Foo::Bar::baz>/ syntax
159 + /<x>/ can call a predeclared lexical regex x
a39d86a @jnthn More ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored Feb 10, 2012
160 + conjugate is now called conj
161 + enumeration values .gist to just the key, not the full name
c96ad7d @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Feb 11, 2012
162 + <!> in regexes fixed
a39d86a @jnthn More ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored Feb 10, 2012
163 + implemented Match.make(...) method
164 + better error reporting for improper use of nextsame and friends
165 + initializers now parsed as part of a variable declarator
166 + trailing whitespace now removed from Pod declarator blocks
167 + List.tree made more useful
168 + implemented rename and copy functions
169 + ().pick and ().roll now return Nil
170 + default MAIN usage message includes .WHY of the candidates
171 + X::Base eliminated in favor of Exception
172 + various range iteration fixes; Num ranges now produce Num lists
173 + LHS of the xx operator is now thunked
174 + can now declare state/constant/our in regexes (before, only :my worked)
c96ad7d @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Feb 11, 2012
175 + improved backtraces
176 + catch constructs that require an invocant but don't have one
177 + catch uses of virtual method calls in submethods and attribute initializers
178 + improved parsing and performance of reduction meta operators
6b1cbaa @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Feb 13, 2012
179 + Rat arithmetic now properly defaults to Num if the denominator is too big
180 + FatRat implemented
ac5d99f @jnthn A few more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Feb 19, 2012
181 + implemented long forms of regex adverbs (e.g. "ignorecase" maps to "i")
182 + fixed "but True" and "but False"
183 + object hashes, with the my %h{SomeObjectType} syntax
184 + implemented Int($x) style coercions
41349bf @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added one more change
masak authored Feb 23, 2012
185 + implemented Capture.perl
0bcf489 @jnthn Start on this month's ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Jan 27, 2012
186
de59b4b @jnthn Start a ChangeLog for the month, so we don't have it all to do right …
jnthn authored Jan 9, 2012
187 New in 2012.01
188 + -c command line option re-implemented
189 + take flattening bug fixed
190 + duplicate named parameter names detected
191 + fixed clone being too shallow with regard to containers
192 + fixed negative modulo for bigint
193 + better Routine.perl
194 + .DEFINITE macro implemented
f5da44b @jnthn Mention Cygwin build fixes in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Jan 20, 2012
195 + .^methods, .^attributes and .^parents now support :excl (the new default) and :all
8d9c2fe @jnthn Update ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Jan 20, 2012
196 + Array.delete implemented
197 + restored basic -n and -p functionality
198 + improved parameter introspection
199 + fixed operations on bigints when the first operand had been mixed in to
200 + fixed multi-dispatch narrowness calculation for native types
201 + binding to array and hash elements
202 + added Order enumeration, and updated cmp and <=> to use it
203 + adding various missing magicals, such as &?ROUTINE and ::?ROLE
204 + accessor generation for my $.x and our $.x cases
205 + fixed @x>>.() (hyper-invocation)
206 + updated Complex.Str to match current spec
207 + fixed eval to see GLOBAL properly
208 + implemented 0 but Answer(42) style mix-ins
209 + fixed various issues in scoping/handling of $/
210 + fixed usage of make in a regex (previously, only worked in action methods)
211 + optimized Range.roll and Range.pick for large ranges
f5da44b @jnthn Mention Cygwin build fixes in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Jan 20, 2012
212 + fixed non-numeric, no-Str ranges
213 + fixed build on Cygwin
70b2ce7 @moritz 2012.01 release announcement
moritz authored Jan 22, 2012
214 + fixed regex backtracking into subrules and captures
de59b4b @jnthn Start a ChangeLog for the month, so we don't have it all to do right …
jnthn authored Jan 9, 2012
215
4a57bd7 @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Nov 22, 2011
216 New in 2011.12
217 + improved protoregex support, including NFA caching
218 + <before ...> and <after ...> (lookahead and lookbehind)
219 + backslash sequences in character classes
220 + fixed quantified captures and :r interaction bug
de08cc8 @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Nov 26, 2011
221 + optimized match object construction, ListIter, substr and chomp
222 + improved performance of send/get on sockets
09097de @jnthn Couple of ChangeLog additions.
jnthn authored Nov 26, 2011
223 + optimizer detects missing private methods and simplifies calls (level 3 only)
de08cc8 @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Nov 26, 2011
224 + fixed some issues when an array was assigned to itself, maybe using .=
225 + implemented .wrap and .unwrap, plus wrap handles with a .restore method
f70f20a @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Dec 6, 2011
226 + implemented .trans on strings
227 + unicode properties can be matched against in regexes
228 + binding to @, % and & sigils now checks for the appropriate role
229 + assignments to variables declared with the & sigil now checked for Callable
230 + typed hashes, partial support for typed arrays
231 + some parametric role fixes
232 + can now use but operator with a type object
233 + smartmatching of regexes against arrays and hashes
234 + socket IO now implements .write and custom input line separators
235 + implemented getc
236 + implemented .WALK
237 + implemented ff, ^ff, ff^ and ^ff^
238 + implemented .REPR macro
3b7a158 @moritz update ChangeLog in preparation for the 2011.12 release
moritz authored Dec 22, 2011
239 + implemented Proxy class
240 + some typed errors are now thrown from within the compiler
241 + stubbed methods from roles now require those methods to be implemented
242 + updated docs/ROADMAP
243 + .WHICH now returns ObjAt objects
98040f5 @moritz preliminary release annoucement
moritz authored Dec 22, 2011
244 + defining new operators
4a57bd7 @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Nov 21, 2011
245
cbc652c @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored Oct 26, 2011
246 New in 2011.11
0bd4922 @jnthn Update changelog a little.
jnthn authored Nov 15, 2011
247 + CATCH blocks are now much closer to spec
9bc820b @jnthn Case consistency fix in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Nov 17, 2011
248 + big integer support
249 + basic protoregex support with NFA-driven LTM for some declarative constructs
cbc652c @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored Oct 26, 2011
250 + correct default values for natively typed variables
251 + fixed initialization of state variables
16b498b @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Nov 3, 2011
252 + improved support for natively typed variables
253 + catch more uses of undeclared variables
254 + splice() is now implemented
adb4caa @jnthn Note uniq() in ChangeLog (colomon++).
jnthn authored Nov 17, 2011
255 + uniq() is now implemented
16b498b @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Nov 3, 2011
256 + several runtime errors now throw properly typed error objects
257 + various performance improvements, for example to the X meta op and Str.succ
258 + improved support for MAIN argument parsing
0bd4922 @jnthn Update changelog a little.
jnthn authored Nov 15, 2011
259 + fixed lexicals/recursion bug
5390ac6 @jnthn Note copy in the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Nov 17, 2011
260 + IO.copy is now implemented
cbc652c @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored Oct 26, 2011
261
739000f @moritz fill ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored Oct 4, 2011
262 New in 2011.10
05d6117 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Oct 16, 2011
263 + operators and functions with native type arguments
264 + detection of call to undefined routines at CHECK time
265 + various optimizations: inlining of operators, CHECK time dispatch decisions
739000f @moritz fill ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored Oct 4, 2011
266 + performance improvements of MapIter
267 + support @$foo style derefencing/coercion
268 + Exception.backtrace
f56944f @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Oct 6, 2011
269 + eval() has stopped to catch exceptions
739000f @moritz fill ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored Oct 4, 2011
270
313b687 @moritz add some few ChangeLog entries
moritz authored Sep 21, 2011
271 New in 2011.09
272 + Rewritten meta object protocol and object storage
273 + many speedups
a979ded @jnthn Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Sep 21, 2011
274 + Int, Num and Str are now far more lightweight
313b687 @moritz add some few ChangeLog entries
moritz authored Sep 21, 2011
275 + much more robust handling of infinite list
276 + basic LoL (List of Lists) support
277 + :U and :D type modifiers
a979ded @jnthn Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Sep 21, 2011
278 + protos and multis now conform to the new spec
313b687 @moritz add some few ChangeLog entries
moritz authored Sep 21, 2011
279 + improved enum support
280 + basic 'constant' declarator
281 + .WHAT and friends as macros
282 + chrs sub and method
283 + support for .gist
284 + run() has been renamed to shell() to conform to current spec
285 + hyper methods now descend into nested data structures
286 + basic safe mode (through --seting=SAFE)
287 + recording and reporting of test timings (tools/test_summary.pl)
288 + Pod parsing and --pod=text option
289 + basic support for .WHY
a979ded @jnthn Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Sep 21, 2011
290 + greatly improved BEGIN-time support
291 + traits applied at BEGIN time for packages, routines and attributes
292 + parametric roles reify types properly, fixing many bugs
293 + better handling of type variables
294 + support $?CLASS, which is generic in roles
295 + support import/export of custom meta-objects for built in package declarators
296 + custom meta-objects can override method dispatch
297 + faster, allocation-free multi-dispatch cache
298 + a custom BUILD does not suppress default values
299 + undeclared attributes detected and reported at compile time
300 + basic support for native int/num types on lexical variables
301 + int/num as attributes are stored compactly in the object body
313b687 @moritz add some few ChangeLog entries
moritz authored Sep 21, 2011
302
c2194d6 @moritz copy ChangeLog from 2011.07
moritz authored Sep 21, 2011
303 New in 2011.07
304 + fractional powers of negative numbers now result in Complex numbers
305 + obtain spectests from a specific branch of the `roast' repo
306 + fix bug that prevented build on systems with little RAM
307
308 New in 2011.06
309 + added take-rw built-in
310 + numerous build system improvements
311 + assignment now evaluates arguments right-to-left
312
313 New in 2011.05 release
314 + added a call counter for builtins in Perl 6-level subroutines
315 + gcd (greatest common divisor) and lcm (largest common multiple) operators
316 + build system improvements
317 + added --ignore-parrot-rev option to Configure.pl
318 + Configure.pl now creates "config.status" file
319 + fixed relational operators when used with NaN
320 + implemented Int.base
321 + speedup smart-matching against numbers and Str.comb with default arguments
322 + added RAKUDO_SUBLOG environment var for tracking subroutine calls
323 + overall performance speedups
324
887bb5b @tadzik Noted indent in the Changelog
tadzik authored Apr 18, 2011
325 New in 2011.04 release
326 + implemented Str.indent
e09cb7e @moritz [docs] add two more entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored Apr 20, 2011
327 + A new, much simpler API and implemention of IO::Socket::INET
328 + Unified error messages to use "Cannot"
887bb5b @tadzik Noted indent in the Changelog
tadzik authored Apr 18, 2011
329
14319fc @moritz make assignment type check errors more informative
moritz authored Feb 19, 2011
330 New in 2011.03 release
331 + improved error message on type check failure in assignment
4290515 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog for 2011.03 release
moritz authored Mar 15, 2011
332 + -n and -p command line options
333 + Test.pm's skip() now has argument ordering consistent with todo()
334 + implemented complex conjugation
335 + more IO methods related to stat
14319fc @moritz make assignment type check errors more informative
moritz authored Feb 19, 2011
336
d6cfc94 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jan 26, 2011
337 New in 2011.02 release
d52af1a @moritz [docs] braino, moritz--, jnthn++
moritz authored Jan 26, 2011
338 + IPv6 support
d6cfc94 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jan 26, 2011
339 + more robust numeric exponentation
340 + --ll-backtrace command line option for PIR level stack traces
f4ec358 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Feb 12, 2011
341 + future-proof for upcoming generational garbage collector in parrot
342 + various constructs now return Nil
343 + infix:<orelse> implemented
cea2411 [docs] Mentioned xor changes in ChangeLog.
Kodi Arfer authored Feb 15, 2011
344 + infix:<^^> and infix:<xor> improved
f4ec358 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Feb 12, 2011
345 + negation metaoperator is now restricted to operators that return Bool
d6cfc94 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jan 26, 2011
346
c9bc28f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jan 1, 2011
347 New in 2011.01 release
ea8c88a @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jan 11, 2011
348 + faster subroutine calls (type cache)
c9bc28f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jan 1, 2011
349 + 'handles RoleName' now works
350 + Test.pm: s/done_testing/done/
ea8c88a @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jan 11, 2011
351 + non-spec debugging pragma Devel::Trace
352 + improved parsing of keyword boundaries
388eed7 @moritz another ChangeLog entry
moritz authored Jan 18, 2011
353 + sped up .comb
c9bc28f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jan 1, 2011
354
2865b9d @moritz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
moritz authored Dec 15, 2010
355 New in 2010.12 release
b2440a5 @nunorc [release] update changelog and add announcement
nunorc authored Dec 23, 2010
356 + new .trans algorithm
2865b9d @moritz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
moritz authored Dec 15, 2010
357 + fixed $*PID on MacOS X
b2440a5 @nunorc [release] update changelog and add announcement
nunorc authored Dec 23, 2010
358 + don't register names of anon types
359 + configuration improvements
360 + updated Any functions
361 + fix $*IN_DECL leakage
362 + implemented Hash.hash
363 + Temporal updates
e9cf790 @nunorc [release] changelog updates, tadzik++ for pointing out changes
nunorc authored Dec 23, 2010
364 + Buf.decode fixed
365 + open() fixed for binary flag
2865b9d @moritz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
moritz authored Dec 15, 2010
366
9256321 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Nov 15, 2010
367 New in 2010.11 release
368 + now works with parrot on git
369 + implemented qw//
370 + 5x speedup of .trans
371 + various improvements to Set
372 + don't use deprecated charset ops anymore
7b94fc9 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] updated
masak authored Nov 18, 2010
373 + Bool.Bool and Bool.so now return False
374 + implemented &elems
375 + improved error for Date.new(Str)
376 + improvement on hyperoperators
377 + indexings like .[0 .. *-1] work now
9256321 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Nov 15, 2010
378
13c8a23 @moritz [docs] update Changelog with require and Bool stringification
moritz authored Sep 24, 2010
379 New in 2010.10 release
380 + True and False now stringify according to the specification
381 + basic form of 'require' for run time module loading
f523366 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Sep 27, 2010
382 + warnings from the setting now produce line numbers in the users' program
8711e05 Updated ChangeLog.
Kodi Arfer authored Oct 11, 2010
383 + local time zone available as $*TZ
0647023 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Oct 15, 2010
384 + more consistent line numbers from warnings
385 + getting and setting attributes via introspection
386 + implement samespace, ms// and ss///
387 + hyper operator invoving = can now modify their arguments
388 + speed up Str.flip by over a factor of 100
13c8a23 @moritz [docs] update Changelog with require and Bool stringification
moritz authored Sep 24, 2010
389
390 New in 2010.09 release
323a672 @masak [ChangeLog] new IO methods
masak authored Sep 15, 2010
391 + new methods on IO concerning the modify and access time of files
d84752d Implemented Instants and Durations.
Kodi Arfer authored Aug 27, 2010
392 + S32::Temporal now completely implemented
393 + Instants and Durations
9993bb2 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Sep 12, 2010
394 + speedup for slurp() and .reverse built-ins
0d6d574 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Sep 7, 2010
395 + various improvements to the Set type
a93dcb6 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Sep 11, 2010
396 + revamp of series operator code, and adaption to new spec
397 + implement ...^ up-to-but-excluding-series operator
398 + allow :r and :ratchet modifiers on regex quoting constructs
52bf6f3 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Sep 15, 2010
399 + Bool.pick
400 + significantly improved enum implementation
d84752d Implemented Instants and Durations.
Kodi Arfer authored Aug 27, 2010
401
c1e19af @moritz update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored Aug 9, 2010
402 New in 2010.08 release
fcf4f36 @moritz adverbs for m//
moritz authored Aug 10, 2010
403 + syntactic adverbs on substitutions, rx quotes and m//, e.g. '$x ~~ s:2nd/a/b/'
c1e19af @moritz update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored Aug 9, 2010
404 + updated ROADMAP
405 + speedups for integer operations
7530af5 @mathw Update ChangeLog for 2010.08 release.
mathw authored Aug 19, 2010
406 + the Match class's .perl method now produces useful, roundtrippable Perl code
407 + the MAIN subroutine can now parse short arguments
408 + the cmp and <=> operators now work on more numeric types
409 + the Buf class now has .pack and .unpack methods with partial functionality
410 + numeric bitshift operators now have the correct precedence
411 + smartmatch against True or False is now an error
96a0ffe @moritz allow all the adverbs on s/// that Cool.subst understands
moritz authored Jul 24, 2010
412
c6a829d @moritz add "handles" to ChangeLog
moritz authored Jun 20, 2010
413 New in 2010.07 release
414 + support for delegation via 'handles'
66ca1a7 @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored Jul 13, 2010
415 + implemented binding with := and read-only binding with ::=
416 + implement OS related built-ins like mkdir, cwd
417 + improved diagnostics in Test.pm
418 + basic binary IO, buffer encoding and decoding
419 + magic $*ARGFILE file handle
420 + more robust closures
421 + multi-level Array and Hash element autovivification
3370f07 @moritz update ChnageLog
moritz authored Jul 20, 2010
422 + perl6 --version now identifies the exact git sha1 and parrot version
66ca1a7 @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored Jul 13, 2010
423 + implemented 'is rw' trait on classes
36c5464 @moritz switch file tests to $filename.IO ~~ :e; implement IO.z
moritz authored Jul 18, 2010
424 + file tests now work through IO, ie. 'README'.IO ~~ :e
3370f07 @moritz update ChnageLog
moritz authored Jul 20, 2010
425 + generic, multi-level Whatever-currying (eg grep !(* % 2), @list)
afd65e7 @jnthn Couple more ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored Jul 23, 2010
426 + improved error reporting in many cases, especially multi-method dispatch
3370f07 @moritz update ChnageLog
moritz authored Jul 20, 2010
427 + implemented backtracking into capturing groups and subrules
428 + phasers refactored, they can now return results and see the setting
429 + custom circumfix operators
430 + basic .wrap and .unwrap implementation
431 + weighted Hash.pick
432 + .perl on custom classes now dumps attributes
afd65e7 @jnthn Couple more ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored Jul 23, 2010
433 + Basic implementation of the ==> and <== feed operators
434 + Int ~~ Num is no longer true, as per spec; use Numeric instead
937177e @jnthn Also a note in the ChangeLog about enum improvements.
jnthn authored Jul 23, 2010
435 + Improvements to enumerations
c6a829d @moritz add "handles" to ChangeLog
moritz authored Jun 20, 2010
436
e36cbae @moritz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored May 23, 2010
437 New in 2010.06 release
f17fe96 @moritz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored Jun 17, 2010
438 + new list model with immutable iterators, lots of fixes to lists and arrays
e36cbae @moritz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored May 23, 2010
439 + variable interpolation into regexes
5940b25 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored May 29, 2010
440 + compile time Whatever currying for infix, prefix and postfix operators
736bef8 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] some further updates
masak authored Jun 17, 2010
441 + autoprinting in the REPL shell
442 + in @*INC, the current directory '.' now comes at the end, as in Perl 5
443 + basic Buf implementation: Str.encode/Buf.decode work for UTF-8
dd8b9f0 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored May 30, 2010
444 + proper Perl 6 match objects
445 + Backtraces with Perl 6 subroutine names and line numbers
fca899b @moritz add MAIN to ChangeLog
moritz authored Jun 14, 2010
446 + MAIN and USAGE subs
f17fe96 @moritz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored Jun 17, 2010
447 + basic version of Str.trans
448 + mix-ins with non-roles (5 but 'string')
736bef8 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] some further updates
masak authored Jun 17, 2010
449 + @*ARGS is now read-write
450 + IO::Socket::INET again works in CORE
8a1a1a5 @masak [ChangeLog, announce] improvements
masak authored Jun 18, 2010
451 + hash and array slices have been greatly improved
f17fe96 @moritz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored Jun 17, 2010
452 + basic support for callframe() and CallFrame type
e36cbae @moritz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored May 23, 2010
453
d4bb7b2 @moritz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored May 19, 2010
454 New in 2010.05 release
65893e1 @colomon Work on release announcements.
colomon authored May 20, 2010
455 + implemented lexical and anonymous classes and roles
d4bb7b2 @moritz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored May 19, 2010
456 + manual pages are now installed
457 + the .match method now understand the adverbs :c; :p, :nth, :x, :g, :ov
458 + test reports with tools/test_summary.pl now record detailed timing information
459 + many improvements to numeric handling
460 + implemented S (sequential) meta operator
461 + fixed placeholder parameters ($^a, $^b)
462 + basic enum implementation
463 + implemented List.classify
d855135 @colomon Add a few more bits to the changelog.
colomon authored May 20, 2010
464 + turned on an additional 47 test files
465 + further improved error messages
466 + implement zero-argument versions of many binary operators
24e28a1 @colomon Some spell checking, mention Blizkost.
colomon authored May 20, 2010
467 + basic interoperation with Perl 5 through the external Blizkost project
d4bb7b2 @moritz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored May 19, 2010
468
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored Apr 2, 2010
469 New in 2010.04 release
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Apr 20, 2010
470 + interpolation of expression ending in postcircumfixes into double-quoted
471 strings (for example "cards: @cards.sort()")
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored Apr 2, 2010
472 + prefix and postfix hyper operators
473 + multi subs now work properly when lexically scoped
474 + implemented item assignment with tighter precedence than the comma operator
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Apr 20, 2010
475 + loading of .pm6 modules
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored Apr 2, 2010
476 + Basic implementation of Numeric and Real roles
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Apr 20, 2010
477 + implementation of DateTime and Date built-in types
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored Apr 2, 2010
478 + named regexes can be declared outside of grammars again
479 + support for numbers with arbitrary radix, including fractional numbers (:16<DEAD.BEEF>)
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Apr 20, 2010
480 + implemented fmt(), printf() note() and IO.getc built-in routines
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored Apr 2, 2010
481 + infix meta operators now inherit the precedence of the modified operator
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Apr 20, 2010
482 + &[+] short name for infix operators
483 + hash slices
484 + signature literals
98f05df @jnthn Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Apr 22, 2010
485 + smart-matching against signatures
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Apr 20, 2010
486 + more consistent implementation of prefix:<|> for interpolating things into
487 signatures
488 + better error message on accidental usa of Perl 5 features such as << as
489 bit shift operators, and catch many perl 5 magic variables
1f638cc @moritz [docs] another ChangeLog entry
moritz authored Apr 21, 2010
490 + implemented type Cool
98f05df @jnthn Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Apr 22, 2010
491 + implemented anonymous classes and roles
492 + implemented $*PID
493 + method introspection works again
494 + better error message for calling non-existent routine in a namespace
495 + now run programs with the setting as an outer lexical scope, as per spec
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored Apr 2, 2010
496
a8d808f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored Mar 18, 2010
497 New in 2010.03 release
498 + The trigonometric functions and the Rat class have received numerous
499 updates, making them faster and more complete
500 + .^parent now works again
501 + The invocation logic has received various speedups
502 + Hash creation has been optimized
503 + Various improvement related to constant internal strings have led to
504 slight speedups
4c251d4 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] fixed typo, removed dup
masak authored Mar 18, 2010
505 + .pick, .sort, .keys, .values, .kv, sprintf were reimplemented, ported
506 from the old 'alpha' branch
a8d808f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored Mar 18, 2010
507 + The statement modifier for loop works again
508 + Various parsing bugs have been sorted out; one having to do with
509 closing curly braces at the end of a line not terminating the statement
6dd31df @jnthn Re-instate masak++ ChangeLog entries that I somehow managed to lose.
jnthn authored Mar 18, 2010
510 + .CREATE, .BUILDALL and .can in the OO system have received attention,
511 some of it leading to mild speedups
512 + $*PROGRAM_NAME and @*ARGS now work
4c251d4 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] fixed typo, removed dup
masak authored Mar 18, 2010
513 + Deferral works again (nextsame/nextwith/callsame/callwith)
6dd31df @jnthn Re-instate masak++ ChangeLog entries that I somehow managed to lose.
jnthn authored Mar 18, 2010
514 + Array.delete works again
d537cea @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored Mar 18, 2010
515 + Fixed .?, .+ and .* along with matching latest spec on .?
516 + Switch untyped variables to default to Any instead of Mu
517 + &foo lookup syntax works again (including for operators)
518 + Various cases of eqv operator implemented
519 + Make overriding postcircumfix:<( )> work again, this time per spec
520 + Make junctions of code objects invokable again
521 + Lazy implementation of the Z operator
522 + Added back @*INC
523 + Read-only %*ENV support
524 + Grammars work again
525 + Implemented regexes taking parameters
526 + Implemented proto-regex declarations
527 + Initial work on getting subset types working again
528 + Add back many of the file test methods
529 + Added docs/S11-Modules-proposal.pod documenting how we intend to handle
530 modules through Rakudo *
531 + First cut of locating and loading modules with a given version and/or
532 authority, and in absence of a requirement selection of the latest
533 version by default if multiple are available.
534 + Many improvements to the series operator
b4ed7c1 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added/changed a few quotation marks
masak authored Mar 18, 2010
535 + Implemented 'need' and a first cut of 'import'; 'use' works in terms
536 of them
d537cea @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored Mar 18, 2010
537 + Import is now into the lexical scope by default, as per spec
b4ed7c1 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added/changed a few quotation marks
masak authored Mar 18, 2010
538 + Removed requirement to hand-pre-compile .pm to .pir for use with 'use'
d537cea @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored Mar 18, 2010
539 + Improved multi-dispatch candidate not found errors to include details of
540 the available candidates
541 + Implemented 'use MONKEY_TYPING'
542 + Many cases of smart-match work again
543 + $x.Foo::bar() and $x.$y() work again
544 + $.foo(1,2,3) works again
855ecb5 @colomon Tweak changelog on metaops.
colomon authored Mar 18, 2010
545 + !, R, X and Z meta-operators work, albeit with some caveats
d537cea @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored Mar 18, 2010
546 + s/foo/bar/ and s[foo] = 'bar' substitution syntax implemented
547 + Array.rotate added back
548 + User defined operators (prefix, postfix, infix) working again
549 + Many more small but important improvements to built-in types and functions
550 + Various other bug fixes
551 + ROADMAP updates
a8d808f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored Mar 18, 2010
552
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored Feb 18, 2010
553 New in 2010.02 release
554 + The branch formerly known as 'ng' becomes the new master branch
2663b19 [docs/] additions to ChangeLog and announce/2010.02
Martin Berends authored Feb 18, 2010
555 + The previous master branch is now Rakudo/alpha
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored Feb 18, 2010
556 + NQP-RX replaces NQP in the Parrot Compiler Toolkit, enabling the
557 source code of the compiler to be written in a subset of Perl 6 that
558 is much more powerful, most importantly with regexes, as the name
559 suggests
560 + The revised Perl6/Grammar.pm is much closer to the canonical STD.pm
561 + Regexes may declare contextual and lexical variables
562 + Lazy lists and arrays are partly implemented
563 + The object metamodel is largely written in NQP-RX instead of PIR
564 + The name of the root of the object hierarchy is now Mu
565 + The term 'undef' is gone, replaced by Nil, Mu or *.notdef depending on
566 context
2663b19 [docs/] additions to ChangeLog and announce/2010.02
Martin Berends authored Feb 18, 2010
567 + Builtin classes derive from Cool which derives from Any
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored Feb 18, 2010
568 + The refactored source code is more compact and more easily extended
569 + 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 Feb 19, 2010
570 alpha to 24221, because porting the functionality to the new master
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored Feb 18, 2010
571 is still ongoing
572 + Release numbering changes from 'dash' to 'dot' delimiter to get on
573 better with various package management systems
574
98f43b6 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored Jan 22, 2010
575 New in 2010-01 release
576 + Added method form of eval.
577 + Implemented :s and :l file operators
578 + Added functions for logarithms using $base
579 + Refactored subroutine calls to use new Context structures in Parrot 2.0.0
580
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored Feb 18, 2010
581 New in 2009-12 release
582 + Only minor maintenance was done because all attention was being given
583 to the Rakudo/ng branch, bringing in the new nqp-rx bootstrap compiler
584
b5d7e51 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored Nov 19, 2009
585 New in 2009-11 release
586 + Rakudo now uses Parrot's updated calling convention features
d351043 @jnthn Tweak the release announcement and change log to clarify what the nes…
jnthn authored Nov 19, 2009
587 + support unpacking of arrays, hashes and objects in signatures
b5d7e51 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored Nov 19, 2009
588 + changed .pick to use :replace instead of :repl
589 + many core setting optimizations and bugfixes
1db377a @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added a few more changes
masak authored Nov 19, 2009
590 + IO::Socket.recv() has been extended to accept a parameter specifying the
591 number of bytes which will be received
592 + Rakudo now looks up %INC in the right namespace when loading libraries for
593 foreign languages
b5d7e51 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored Nov 19, 2009
594
836c8c8 @moritz mention spectest_smolder in README and ChangeLog
moritz authored Sep 21, 2009
595 New in 2009-10 release
596 + smolder reports for spectest runs
0331d60 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Sep 27, 2009
597 + more Complex trig functions
073d5ed @jnthn Additions to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Oct 21, 2009
598 + pure Perl 6 implementation of the Complex type
0331d60 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Sep 27, 2009
599 + some variants of the new series operator
600 + correct construction of twigilled colonpairs
601 + infix:<eqv>, .pred and .succ for the Rat type
602 + when configuring with --gen-parrot, pass --optimize to parrot's Configure.pl
3eceb87 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Oct 14, 2009
603 + moved more operators to the setting and thus made them overloadable
604 + { %hash } now correctly constructs a hash, not a closure
605 + new, faster low level Signature type
606 + improved Signature introspection
7e34de6 @moritz mention new signature binder in ChangeLog
moritz authored Oct 20, 2009
607 + new, much faster signature binder
073d5ed @jnthn Additions to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Oct 20, 2009
608 + improved various error messages related to signature binding
609 + signature literals now supported
610 + binding of named arguments to positional parameters
611 + attributive parameters implemented
612 + package blocks now run as immediate blocks, as per the spec
613 + lexical variables declared outside of packages now visible inside them
836c8c8 @moritz mention spectest_smolder in README and ChangeLog
moritz authored Sep 21, 2009
614
4b9cd2d @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Sep 1, 2009
615 New in 2009-09 release
616 + updates to numeric operators: infix</>(Int, Int) creates a Rat
617 + Rat (rational) numbers
618 + overloadable builtin operators
48b5d4d @pmichaud Some ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored Sep 15, 2009
619 + contextual variables
620 + setting values in %*ENV now works
ea6448f @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored Sep 16, 2009
621 + partial support for trigonometric functions of complex numbers
622 + better handling of custom traits, many builtin traits moved to core setting
623 + improved type dispatch for builtin operators, type coercions
4b9cd2d @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Sep 1, 2009
624
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored Aug 11, 2009
625 New in 2009-08 release
3d5359d @pmichaud More text updates in preparation for release.
pmichaud authored Aug 19, 2009
626 + Rakudo must now be built from an installed parrot, and can be installed
9959b21 @moritz [docs] mentioned installed parrot in ChangeLog
moritz authored Aug 14, 2009
627 itself
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored Aug 11, 2009
628 + separate Perl 6 meta class
629 + introspection on roles
630 + declaration of methods in the meta class by writing method ^newmethod($obj)
631 + :tree options for parent class, attribute and role introspection
3d5359d @pmichaud More text updates in preparation for release.
pmichaud authored Aug 20, 2009
632 + allow some custom postcircumfix:<( )> methods
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored Aug 11, 2009
633 + moved more built-ins into the setting
634 + implement operators infix:<!%> (divisibility test) and prefix [||] and [//]
635 + updated ROADMAP in preparation for the Rakudo Star release
636 + instead of throwing nasty parse errors, Rakudo now informs you that feed
9520b46 @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored Aug 19, 2009
637 operators are not yet implemented
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored Aug 11, 2009
638 + improved testing: planless testing with done_testing(); better diagnostic
639 output from is()
9520b46 @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored Aug 19, 2009
640 + the syntax for embedded comments has changed
1c93b6b @moritz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Aug 19, 2009
641 + embedded Pod comments are now recognized
9520b46 @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored Aug 19, 2009
642 + support for defining traits and applying them to routines, classes and roles
1c93b6b @moritz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Aug 19, 2009
643 + "hides" trait (class A hides B { ... }), and "is hidden"
9520b46 @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored Aug 19, 2009
644 + better handling of slurpy and optional in multi-dispatch
645 + use of .?, .+ and .* with indirect calling form ($obj.+@cands)
646 + .can improved; now returns something usable as an iterator
647 + lastcall implemented
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored Aug 11, 2009
648
7187b9f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jun 25, 2009
649 New in 2009-07 release
fb0601a @jnthn Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored Jul 22, 2009
650 + extensive refactor of the multi dispatch code to get closer to the spec
e7a7999 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Jul 9, 2009
651 + better handling of named arguments in multi dispatch
fb0601a @jnthn Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored Jul 22, 2009
652 + operators and traits can be defined in the setting
e7a7999 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Jul 9, 2009
653 + basic implementation of the series and eqv operators
0b9d7af @moritz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Jul 19, 2009
654 + refatored trait code to match updated specification
e7a7999 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Jul 9, 2009
655 + implemented more cases of smartmatching against hashes
656 + fixed state variables to work with //= and ||= initialization
0b9d7af @moritz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Jul 19, 2009
657 + improved testing: when Rakudo dies with 'Null PMC Access' it is never
658 considered a success
659 + implemented the :all flag to split which keeps captures
660 + added List.rotate builtin
661 + nextwith and callwith now also work properly with methods
662 + take() without outer gather now merely warns
fb0601a @jnthn Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored Jul 22, 2009
663 + introspection of roles and attributes
7187b9f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jun 25, 2009
664
de1e9f0 @moritz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored Jun 12, 2009
665 New in 2009-06 release
99cad48 @pmichaud Documentation updates for release.
pmichaud authored Jun 18, 2009
666 + refactored and corrected object initialization (BUILD/CREATE)
de1e9f0 @moritz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored Jun 12, 2009
667 + attributes initilizations can now use attributes defined earlier
668 + method calls are now faster
669 + basic safe mode that forbids IO and execution of external programs
670 + implemented meta operators for user defined operators
671 + initial implementation of Temporal (date/time related objects)
672 + type checking of implicit return values
673 + improved introspection methods
77f9d70 @pmichaud Some more updates in preparation for Thursday's release.
pmichaud authored Jun 13, 2009
674 + cleaned up IO methods
1b06df8 @pmichaud More news.
pmichaud authored Jun 18, 2009
675 + improved "is export" handling for modules and setting
77f9d70 @pmichaud Some more updates in preparation for Thursday's release.
pmichaud authored Jun 13, 2009
676 + automatically transcode to iso-8859-1 for faster parsing when possible
677 + refactored and corrected assignment, .succ, .pred, C<++>, C<-->,
678 postcircumfix:<[ ]>, Whatever
679 + "module Foo;" now allows statements before it
99cad48 @pmichaud Documentation updates for release.
pmichaud authored Jun 18, 2009
680 + improved Unicode string handling
681 + better support for Str increment/decrement in Unicode ranges
682 + many performance improvements
de1e9f0 @moritz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored Jun 12, 2009
683
ffcde86 @moritz ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Apr 23, 2009
684 New in 2009-05 release
97c7cec @pmichaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored May 21, 2009
685 + updated docs/ROADMAP
0ce0f62 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored May 20, 2009
686 + basic support for custom operators
687 + operators can now be referenced as &infix:<+>
97c7cec @pmichaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored May 21, 2009
688 + meta operator support for custom operators
0ce0f62 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored May 20, 2009
689 + cross-language library loading
222993f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored May 19, 2009
690 + stack traces now include source file name and line number
0ce0f62 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored May 20, 2009
691 + implemented Regex type
966ea72 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored May 8, 2009
692 + .WALK (parent classes in configurable order)
693 + .name method on routines
694 + refactored enums, thereby fixing many enum related bugs
695 + fixed namespace of eval()ed code
612bcf3 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored May 14, 2009
696 + implemented parallel dispatch (@objects>>.methods)
697 + initial support for «...» quotes
0ce0f62 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored May 20, 2009
698 + text files now default to utf8 encoding
966ea72 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored May 8, 2009
699 + fixes to Match.perl and Match.chunks
700 + implemented 'constant name = $value'
701 + documented build dependencies
222993f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored May 19, 2009
702 + grep() accepts general matcher, things like @list.grep(Int) work
703 + trigonometric functions (sin, cos, ...) now available via 'use Num :Trig'
b4f301d @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks.
jnthn authored May 20, 2009
704 + qx{} quotes now work (except on Windows)
6685755 @jnthn Few extras for the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored May 20, 2009
705 + hyper-operators on hashes now work (%a >>+<< %b)
706 + initial implementation of $foo.@bar
707 + refactored wrap and unwrap to work with candidate lists; fixes some bugs
708 + refactored/improved callsame and callwith, and added nextsame and nextwith
709 (only work for dispatches of the form $foo.@bar and with wrap so far)
710 + partial implementation of .^parents and .^methods
b4f301d @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks.
jnthn authored May 20, 2009
711 + can initialize attributes in terms of others
97c7cec @pmichaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored May 21, 2009
712 + many other bug fixes and performance enhancements
ffcde86 @moritz ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Apr 23, 2009
713
714 New in 2009-04 release (#16, "Bratislava")
5c8015e @jnthn Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for co…
jnthn authored Apr 22, 2009
715 + wrap and unwrap for subroutines
716 + calling a method on a Whatever star generates a closure
717 + 1+*, *+1 and others generate closures (*-1 missing)
718 + Associative, Positional and Callable are now parametric roles
719 + typed arrays and hashes
720 + parametric role subtyping (R[T1] ~~ R[T2] where T1 ~~ T2)
721 + .invert and .push on Hashes
722 + enforce return types of subroutines (partial implementation)
723 + parallel testing
724 + Configure.pl now supports passing options to parrot's Configure
725 + support for lexical subroutines and multis
726 + implemented \c[character name] in double quoted strings and regexes
727 + implemented Perl 5 regexes
728 + rx/.../ regex quoting
f68de36 @moritz [docs] typo (vim-o?) in ChangeLog
moritz authored May 3, 2009
729 + sockets support has been added (IO::Socket)
5c19526 @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored Apr 22, 2009
730 + regex patterns may now be quantified by a separator regex
5c8015e @jnthn Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for co…
jnthn authored Apr 22, 2009
731 + moved many methods to the setting
732 + exporting and importing by tags, support :DEFAULT export tag
733 + implemented START blocks
734 + implemented roots builtin
735 + implemented .ast on Match objects
5c19526 @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored Apr 22, 2009
736 + added Match.caps and Match.chunks
5c8015e @jnthn Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for co…
jnthn authored Apr 22, 2009
737 + split() now supports limits in all cases
5c19526 @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored Apr 22, 2009
738 + prefix:<=> and the "fish operator" ( =<> ) are now gone
5c8015e @jnthn Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for co…
jnthn authored Apr 22, 2009
739 + .readline is now .get
740 + roles are now punned on any method call on the role
741 + many other bug fixes
370dd76 @moritz [docs] update to ChangeLog
moritz authored Mar 28, 2009
742
db1e872 @pmichaud Final ChangeLog for release #15.
pmichaud authored Mar 20, 2009
743 New in 2009-03 release (#15, "Oslo")
84920ea @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored Mar 16, 2009
744 + implemented $*PROGRAM_NAME magical variable
745 + outer lexicals are now visible in eval()
4947aea @moritz [ChangeLog] mention last/next working in grep()
moritz authored Mar 8, 2009
746 + next, last etc. work in grep()
80344fd @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored Mar 19, 2009
747 + added R metaoperator
84920ea @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored Mar 16, 2009
748 + add an initial draft of Match.perl
4ec17da @pmichaud ChangeLog update.
pmichaud authored Mar 2, 2009
749 + refactor Grammar and Match class hierarchy
750 + fix if/unless/while/until/for/... on line after close curlies
751 + add Q quoting, including Q:PIR
80344fd @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored Mar 20, 2009
752 + added "state" variables
cba1557 @jnthn Add a few more bits to the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Mar 20, 2009
753 + //= fixed to short-circuit, and added short-circuiting &&= and ||=
754 + multi-subs now have the Multi type and have a .candidates method
755 + multi-method dispatch now looks up the class hierarchy
756 + various fixes to using roles as type constraints
757 + support bare sigils in signatures
80344fd @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored Mar 20, 2009
758 + more methods and functions moved to (Perl 6) setting
cba1557 @jnthn Add a few more bits to the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Mar 20, 2009
759 + many other bug fixes
80344fd @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored Mar 20, 2009
760
4bb9d8d @pmichaud Rename NEWS to ChangeLog, since that's what it really represents.
pmichaud authored Feb 26, 2009
761 New in 2009-02 release (#14, "Vienna")
762 + first release independent of Parrot releases
763 + passing 7076 spectests (+796 since 2009-01 release)
764 + build and use fakecutable (perl6.exe) by default
765 + redesigned build, configuration, and test subsystems
766 + add settings/ directory for builtins written in Perl 6 (was "prelude")
767 + improve diagnostics in Test.pm
768 + allow anonymous classes via C<::>
769 + re-use existing parameterized roles instead of creating new ones
770 + roles now pun classes when .new is called on them
771 + 'proto' now marks all same-named routines as 'multi'
772 + XopX is now Xop
773 + implement <-> (rw) pointy blocks
774 + added min= and max= metaoperators
775 + many many bugfixes
776 + publish release schedule
777 + documentation improvements
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