Skip to content

HTTPS clone URL

Subversion checkout URL

You can clone with HTTPS or Subversion.

Download ZIP
Newer
Older
100644 770 lines (727 sloc) 33.88 kb
4fe23e7 Moritz Lenz implement tclc
moritz authored
1 New in 2012.08
2 + tclc implemented
8c740aa Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
3 + --> ReturnType in signatures is honored
96699c0 Jonathan Worthington Be a little more precise/informative about magnitude of memory improveme...
jnthn authored
4 + reduced memory usage at build time by around 35% - 40%
8c740aa Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
5 + the argument to IO::Socket.recv is now interpreted as a number of characters
6 + enum lists and arguments to parametric roles are now evaluated at compile time
7b678c3 Jonathan Worthington Mention PIRT.
jnthn authored
7 + switched to new internal AST and backend representations (QAST and PIRT)
3a20b76 Moritz Lenz remove some deprecated subs and methods
moritz authored
8 + removed deprecated routines Str.bytes and Str.lcfirst/&lcfirst
7c4c8b1 Moritz Lenz mention trait exception improvements in ChangeLog
moritz authored
9 + errors from traits now contain file name and line number
4fe23e7 Moritz Lenz implement tclc
moritz authored
10
f2e4257 Patrick R. Michaud Deprecate SAFE.setting in favor of RESTRICTED.setting.
pmichaud authored
11 New in 2012.07
12 + Deprecated SAFE.setting in favor of RESTRICTED.setting
582c906 Moritz Lenz allow ranges to interpolate into argument lists
moritz authored
13 + Ranges can now interpolate in argument lists
3a0e404 Jonathan Worthington Add a note on meta-object improvement to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
14 + The built-in meta-objects (such as Metamodel::ClassHOW) now inherit from Any
88a9d69 Moritz Lenz add :enc/:encoding support to &open
moritz authored
15 + &open now supports :enc/:encoding
cfe8e56 Moritz Lenz brush up ChangeLog
moritz authored
16 + Exception.fail, .resumable and .resume
17 + Changed &dir to return IO::Path objects, not strings
5ee1f1e Patrick R. Michaud Deprecate .ucfirst and .lcfirst, per the current synopses (RT #114012).
pmichaud authored
18 + Deprecated .bytes, .ucfirst, and .lcfirst
55cf00a Moritz Lenz [docs/ChangeLog] &spurt, &slurp with :bin
moritz authored
19 + &slurp now supports :bin
20 + &spurt implemented
cfe8e56 Moritz Lenz brush up ChangeLog
moritz authored
21 + cleaned up Version implementation
22 + fixed :s file test
23 + recognize obosolete rand() and rand(N) forms at compile time
24 + anonymous subset types 'subset :: of Int where { $_ > 0 }'
f2e4257 Patrick R. Michaud Deprecate SAFE.setting in favor of RESTRICTED.setting.
pmichaud authored
25
038718f Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] mention Match.gist
masak authored
26 New in 2012.06
5cff505 Moritz Lenz note some qbootstrap changes in ChangeLog
moritz authored
27 + Rakudo is now compiled with the same regex engine as user-space regexes use
0e8d1a1 Patrick R. Michaud Some ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
28 + transitive longest-token matching in protoregexes
038718f Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] mention Match.gist
masak authored
29 + changed the output of Match.gist
525a664 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
30 + string to number conversion now fails for non-numbers
8d6dbe6 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog and ROADMAP with str-numeric merge
moritz authored
31 + string to number conversion now recognizes radix notation
525a664 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
32 + string incrementation is now aware of more scripts
33 + <|w> word boundary in regexes implemented
4904b02 Moritz Lenz note exception stuff in ChangeLog
moritz authored
34 + more errors from within the meta model now contain line number and file name
61e6739 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
35 + &push and &unshift functions can now autovivify
36 + user-defined operators properly participate in LTM
1d48515 Moritz Lenz note -O2 changes in ChangeLog
moritz authored
37 + Rakudo's C code is now compiled with optimization switches turned on
a441882 Moritz Lenz basic module loading tracing
moritz authored
38 + basic module loading tracing with the RAKUDO_MODULE_DEBUG=1 env variable
cd26962 Jonathan Worthington Add a ChangeLog entry about LTM.
jnthn authored
39 + longest token matching with alternations
fd04ae0 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
40 + require with argument list
de72404 Moritz Lenz note module-trace merge in ChangeLog
moritz authored
41 + compile time errors in loaded modules now show a module loading backtrace
0e8d1a1 Patrick R. Michaud Some ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
42 + improved list and .map handling
4d79923 Jonathan Worthington Make | flattening work on pairs, which flatten as named arguments.
jnthn authored
43 + can now use | to flatten a pair into an argument list as a named argument
038718f Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] mention Match.gist
masak authored
44
5552804 Moritz Lenz fill in some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
45 New in 2012.05
46 + meta ops //=, ||= and &&= now short-circuit properly
47 + Failure objects don't blow up the REPL anymore
48 + allow case insensitive regex matches without ICU in limited cases
49 + %*ENV now propagates into subprocesses
50 + RAKUDOLIB env variable supported in addition to PERL6LIB
93a44d7 Moritz Lenz Implement -M option
moritz authored
51 + -I and -M command line options
7836d2f Moritz Lenz implement $?LINE and $?FILE
moritz authored
52 + $?LINE and $?FILE variables
dd66583 Jonathan Worthington Updated ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
53 + warnings now include line number from program, not from CORE.setting
54 + reduction meta-operator on list-associative ops now has correct semantics
55 + now have :th alias for :nth in Str.match
56 + import collisions now report the name of the module that is to blame
57 + ms// fixed
58 + <$x> in regexes caches the compiled regex, which can be a big performance win
59 + implemented temp and let
c2634bd Moritz Lenz pairs in traits have a Bool value, not Int
moritz authored
60 + 'use' can now import by tag name
c4fd56d Tadeusz Sośnierz [Changelog] Fix a tyop
tadzik authored
61 + 'use' with positional arguments
72358bd Moritz Lenz update changelog
moritz authored
62 + lib.pm
c2634bd Moritz Lenz pairs in traits have a Bool value, not Int
moritz authored
63 + updated calling conventions for traits
30c0796 Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog update.
jnthn authored
64 + implemented fff flip-flop operator; improvements to ff form also
b09c6f8 Moritz Lenz remove . from default @*INC
moritz authored
65 + removed current directory from default library search path
4b16cae Moritz Lenz coerce arglist to import to an RPA
moritz authored
66 + 'import' works
7a9b1e5 Jonathan Worthington Couple of extra ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored
67 + symbols installed in EXPORT in all nested packages, not just UNIT::EXPORT
68 + enumeration types can be used as roles
69 + END phasers now run when program ends with exit or an exception
6a660de Moritz Lenz three more changelog items
moritz authored
70 + fix Rat.floor and .ceiling to work for large numbers
8523061 Jonathan Worthington Couple more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
71 + improved Rat stringification
6a660de Moritz Lenz three more changelog items
moritz authored
72 + Real is now a role, as it should be
8523061 Jonathan Worthington Couple more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
73 + implemented < foo bar baz > syntax for alternations in regexes
74 + implemented <( and )> syntax for setting from/to of match in regexes
e9e7a27 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog and ROADMAP
moritz authored
75 + support for non-Int enums
76 + basic support for Version literals
570f2bb Jonathan Worthington Few ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored
77 + chmod now available as a function
78 + roundrobin implemented
79 + fixed a bug in precompilation of modules that use roles from other modules
eb05804 Jonathan Worthington Note pack and unpack in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
80 + basic implementation of pack and unpack
1e35759 Jonathan Worthington Note about l-value substr in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
81 + implemented substr-rw, which provides an l-value (assignable) substring
22c12b0 Jonathan Worthington First crack at <~~> in regexes. Note that <~~0> and <~~beer> are NYI, an...
jnthn authored
82 + implemented <~~> (recursive call into self) syntax in regexes
2b96819 Moritz Lenz rename "lazy" to "LAZY" to avoid confusion with lazy lists
moritz authored
83 + 'LAZY' statement prefix
72358bd Moritz Lenz update changelog
moritz authored
84
b1d764d Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
85 New in 2012.04.1
86 + autvivification for arrays and hashes
87 + more robust module precompilation
88 + improved infrastructure for calling C code
89 + $.foo style calls now contextualize correctly
7334a53 Patrick R. Michaud Typo fix; replace "infix cmp" with "&infix:<cmp>".
pmichaud authored
90 + &infix:<cmp> now return members of the Order enum in all cases
b1d764d Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
91 + --doc=format now loads Pod::To::format and uses it for rendering
92 + 'lib/' is no longer in the default include path
93 + improved Parameter.perl
94 + add .changed, .modified and .accessed methods to IO
95 + improved --help output
96 + install precompiled test module for speedup
97 + fixed printing of backtraces when regexes are in the call chain
98 + case insensitive regex matches now also work for interpolated variables
99
8d4f0c4 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
100 New in 2012.04
101 + 'defined' is now a listop instead of a prefix op
102 + fixed :16('0d...')
ac083c5 Jonathan Worthington Fill out ChangeLog a little more.
jnthn authored
103 + implemented simple interpolation in names in type declarations (class ::(const) { })
104 + $=POD renamed to $=pod
105 + fixed slicing of non-lists with infinite ranges
106 + fixed accidental over-serialization, cutting ~300KB off each pre-compiled module
107 + scalar positionals no longer treated as slices
108 + implemented Routine.package
109 + join will now always reify at least 4 elements of a list if possible
110 + warnings now have line numbers
111 + brought back Str.indent
112 + ban declaring pseudo-packages, with a helpful error
113 + a name followed by :: now returns .WHO, so Foo::<&bar> style lookups work
114 + Exception.Bool now returns true
1501f51 Jonathan Worthington Update ChangeLog a little.
jnthn authored
115 + avoided re-parsing of longname, which speeds up the parse a bit overall
116 + implemented MY, CALLER, OUTER, UNIT, CORE, SETTING and DYNAMIC pseudo-packages
117 + implemented ::<$x> and ::{'$x'} style lookups
118 + some small optimizations to various Str built-ins and MapIter
95a6d8c Moritz Lenz update changelog and release announcement a bit
moritz authored
119 + improved --doc output
73b1756 Will Coleda update ChangeLog slightly
coke authored
120 + added $*PERL
121 + implemented IO::ArgFiles.slurp
8d4f0c4 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
122
1c93f3c Moritz Lenz bump NQP revision
moritz authored
123 New in 2012.03
124 + updated to dyncall 0.7
7a58a0d Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
125 + infix:<eqv> now autothreads over junctions
126 + more typed exceptions
4536120 Jonathan Worthington A couple of ChangeLog notes about the effects of bs.
jnthn authored
127 + pre-compiled modules/settings are now serialized, not re-built on load
128 + startup time is now about 25% of what it once was
6d0c4a5 Jonathan Worthington Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
129 + significant memory and time reduction (~40%) when pre-compiling modules/settings
130 + BEGIN and CHECK now work in r-value context
131 + constant declarator now works with non-literals on the RHS
132 + implemented Set, Bag, KeySet and KeyBag types
42695ea Moritz Lenz add :ex and :nth adverbs to ChangeLog
moritz authored
133 + implemented :exhaustive and :nth match adverbs
df250d8 Jonathan Worthington Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
134 + implemented ENTER, LEAVE, KEEP and UNDO phasers
135 + implemented FIRST, NEXT and LAST phasers in for loops
136 + implemented START phaser, including use of it in r-value context
137 + implemented also syntax for adding traits inside a block/package
b2505be Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] added macros and quasis
masak authored
138 + implemented macro declarations and quasi quotes (sans placeholders)
bd6fdeb Moritz Lenz add anon enums to ChangeLog
moritz authored
139 + implemented anonymous enums
8c7747b Moritz Lenz [ChangeLog]: note that scoped multis now die
moritz authored
140 + 'our multi' now dies (used to ignore the 'our')
169bc80 Jonathan Worthington Couple more ChangeLog notes.
jnthn authored
141 + implemented PRE and POST phasers
142 + ~25% performance improvement to array indexing
1c93f3c Moritz Lenz bump NQP revision
moritz authored
143
0bcf489 Jonathan Worthington Start on this month's ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
144 New in 2012.02
145 + catch duplicate accessor generation required of "has $.x; has @.x;"
a39d86a Jonathan Worthington More ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored
146 + many more typed exceptions thrown
0bcf489 Jonathan Worthington Start on this month's ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
147 + undeclared attributes mentioned in signatures now caught at compile time
148 + empty Buf is now False in boolean context
149 + implemented <prior>
150 + implemented /<Foo::Bar::baz>/ syntax
151 + /<x>/ can call a predeclared lexical regex x
a39d86a Jonathan Worthington More ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored
152 + conjugate is now called conj
153 + enumeration values .gist to just the key, not the full name
c96ad7d Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
154 + <!> in regexes fixed
a39d86a Jonathan Worthington More ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored
155 + implemented Match.make(...) method
156 + better error reporting for improper use of nextsame and friends
157 + initializers now parsed as part of a variable declarator
158 + trailing whitespace now removed from Pod declarator blocks
159 + List.tree made more useful
160 + implemented rename and copy functions
161 + ().pick and ().roll now return Nil
162 + default MAIN usage message includes .WHY of the candidates
163 + X::Base eliminated in favor of Exception
164 + various range iteration fixes; Num ranges now produce Num lists
165 + LHS of the xx operator is now thunked
166 + can now declare state/constant/our in regexes (before, only :my worked)
c96ad7d Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
167 + improved backtraces
168 + catch constructs that require an invocant but don't have one
169 + catch uses of virtual method calls in submethods and attribute initializers
170 + improved parsing and performance of reduction meta operators
6b1cbaa Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
171 + Rat arithmetic now properly defaults to Num if the denominator is too big
172 + FatRat implemented
ac5d99f Jonathan Worthington A few more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
173 + implemented long forms of regex adverbs (e.g. "ignorecase" maps to "i")
174 + fixed "but True" and "but False"
175 + object hashes, with the my %h{SomeObjectType} syntax
176 + implemented Int($x) style coercions
41349bf Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] added one more change
masak authored
177 + implemented Capture.perl
0bcf489 Jonathan Worthington Start on this month's ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
178
de59b4b Jonathan Worthington Start a ChangeLog for the month, so we don't have it all to do right bef...
jnthn authored
179 New in 2012.01
180 + -c command line option re-implemented
181 + take flattening bug fixed
182 + duplicate named parameter names detected
183 + fixed clone being too shallow with regard to containers
184 + fixed negative modulo for bigint
185 + better Routine.perl
186 + .DEFINITE macro implemented
f5da44b Jonathan Worthington Mention Cygwin build fixes in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
187 + .^methods, .^attributes and .^parents now support :excl (the new default) and :all
8d9c2fe Jonathan Worthington Update ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
188 + Array.delete implemented
189 + restored basic -n and -p functionality
190 + improved parameter introspection
191 + fixed operations on bigints when the first operand had been mixed in to
192 + fixed multi-dispatch narrowness calculation for native types
193 + binding to array and hash elements
194 + added Order enumeration, and updated cmp and <=> to use it
195 + adding various missing magicals, such as &?ROUTINE and ::?ROLE
196 + accessor generation for my $.x and our $.x cases
197 + fixed @x>>.() (hyper-invocation)
198 + updated Complex.Str to match current spec
199 + fixed eval to see GLOBAL properly
200 + implemented 0 but Answer(42) style mix-ins
201 + fixed various issues in scoping/handling of $/
202 + fixed usage of make in a regex (previously, only worked in action methods)
203 + optimized Range.roll and Range.pick for large ranges
f5da44b Jonathan Worthington Mention Cygwin build fixes in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
204 + fixed non-numeric, no-Str ranges
205 + fixed build on Cygwin
70b2ce7 Moritz Lenz 2012.01 release announcement
moritz authored
206 + fixed regex backtracking into subrules and captures
de59b4b Jonathan Worthington Start a ChangeLog for the month, so we don't have it all to do right bef...
jnthn authored
207
4a57bd7 Jonathan Worthington Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
208 New in 2011.12
209 + improved protoregex support, including NFA caching
210 + <before ...> and <after ...> (lookahead and lookbehind)
211 + backslash sequences in character classes
212 + fixed quantified captures and :r interaction bug
de08cc8 Jonathan Worthington Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
213 + optimized match object construction, ListIter, substr and chomp
214 + improved performance of send/get on sockets
09097de Jonathan Worthington Couple of ChangeLog additions.
jnthn authored
215 + optimizer detects missing private methods and simplifies calls (level 3 only)
de08cc8 Jonathan Worthington Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
216 + fixed some issues when an array was assigned to itself, maybe using .=
217 + implemented .wrap and .unwrap, plus wrap handles with a .restore method
f70f20a Jonathan Worthington Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
218 + implemented .trans on strings
219 + unicode properties can be matched against in regexes
220 + binding to @, % and & sigils now checks for the appropriate role
221 + assignments to variables declared with the & sigil now checked for Callable
222 + typed hashes, partial support for typed arrays
223 + some parametric role fixes
224 + can now use but operator with a type object
225 + smartmatching of regexes against arrays and hashes
226 + socket IO now implements .write and custom input line separators
227 + implemented getc
228 + implemented .WALK
229 + implemented ff, ^ff, ff^ and ^ff^
230 + implemented .REPR macro
3b7a158 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog in preparation for the 2011.12 release
moritz authored
231 + implemented Proxy class
232 + some typed errors are now thrown from within the compiler
233 + stubbed methods from roles now require those methods to be implemented
234 + updated docs/ROADMAP
235 + .WHICH now returns ObjAt objects
98040f5 Moritz Lenz preliminary release annoucement
moritz authored
236 + defining new operators
4a57bd7 Jonathan Worthington Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
237
cbc652c Moritz Lenz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
238 New in 2011.11
0bd4922 Jonathan Worthington Update changelog a little.
jnthn authored
239 + CATCH blocks are now much closer to spec
9bc820b Jonathan Worthington Case consistency fix in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
240 + big integer support
241 + basic protoregex support with NFA-driven LTM for some declarative constructs
cbc652c Moritz Lenz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
242 + correct default values for natively typed variables
243 + fixed initialization of state variables
16b498b Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
244 + improved support for natively typed variables
245 + catch more uses of undeclared variables
246 + splice() is now implemented
adb4caa Jonathan Worthington Note uniq() in ChangeLog (colomon++).
jnthn authored
247 + uniq() is now implemented
16b498b Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
248 + several runtime errors now throw properly typed error objects
249 + various performance improvements, for example to the X meta op and Str.succ
250 + improved support for MAIN argument parsing
0bd4922 Jonathan Worthington Update changelog a little.
jnthn authored
251 + fixed lexicals/recursion bug
5390ac6 Jonathan Worthington Note copy in the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
252 + IO.copy is now implemented
cbc652c Moritz Lenz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
253
739000f Moritz Lenz fill ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
254 New in 2011.10
05d6117 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
255 + operators and functions with native type arguments
256 + detection of call to undefined routines at CHECK time
257 + various optimizations: inlining of operators, CHECK time dispatch decisions
739000f Moritz Lenz fill ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
258 + performance improvements of MapIter
259 + support @$foo style derefencing/coercion
260 + Exception.backtrace
f56944f Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
261 + eval() has stopped to catch exceptions
739000f Moritz Lenz fill ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
262
313b687 Moritz Lenz add some few ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
263 New in 2011.09
264 + Rewritten meta object protocol and object storage
265 + many speedups
a979ded Jonathan Worthington Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
266 + Int, Num and Str are now far more lightweight
313b687 Moritz Lenz add some few ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
267 + much more robust handling of infinite list
268 + basic LoL (List of Lists) support
269 + :U and :D type modifiers
a979ded Jonathan Worthington Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
270 + protos and multis now conform to the new spec
313b687 Moritz Lenz add some few ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
271 + improved enum support
272 + basic 'constant' declarator
273 + .WHAT and friends as macros
274 + chrs sub and method
275 + support for .gist
276 + run() has been renamed to shell() to conform to current spec
277 + hyper methods now descend into nested data structures
278 + basic safe mode (through --seting=SAFE)
279 + recording and reporting of test timings (tools/test_summary.pl)
280 + Pod parsing and --pod=text option
281 + basic support for .WHY
a979ded Jonathan Worthington Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
282 + greatly improved BEGIN-time support
283 + traits applied at BEGIN time for packages, routines and attributes
284 + parametric roles reify types properly, fixing many bugs
285 + better handling of type variables
286 + support $?CLASS, which is generic in roles
287 + support import/export of custom meta-objects for built in package declarators
288 + custom meta-objects can override method dispatch
289 + faster, allocation-free multi-dispatch cache
290 + a custom BUILD does not suppress default values
291 + undeclared attributes detected and reported at compile time
292 + basic support for native int/num types on lexical variables
293 + int/num as attributes are stored compactly in the object body
313b687 Moritz Lenz add some few ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
294
c2194d6 Moritz Lenz copy ChangeLog from 2011.07
moritz authored
295 New in 2011.07
296 + fractional powers of negative numbers now result in Complex numbers
297 + obtain spectests from a specific branch of the `roast' repo
298 + fix bug that prevented build on systems with little RAM
299
300 New in 2011.06
301 + added take-rw built-in
302 + numerous build system improvements
303 + assignment now evaluates arguments right-to-left
304
305 New in 2011.05 release
306 + added a call counter for builtins in Perl 6-level subroutines
307 + gcd (greatest common divisor) and lcm (largest common multiple) operators
308 + build system improvements
309 + added --ignore-parrot-rev option to Configure.pl
310 + Configure.pl now creates "config.status" file
311 + fixed relational operators when used with NaN
312 + implemented Int.base
313 + speedup smart-matching against numbers and Str.comb with default arguments
314 + added RAKUDO_SUBLOG environment var for tracking subroutine calls
315 + overall performance speedups
316
887bb5b Tadeusz Sośnierz Noted indent in the Changelog
tadzik authored
317 New in 2011.04 release
318 + implemented Str.indent
e09cb7e Moritz Lenz [docs] add two more entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
319 + A new, much simpler API and implemention of IO::Socket::INET
320 + Unified error messages to use "Cannot"
887bb5b Tadeusz Sośnierz Noted indent in the Changelog
tadzik authored
321
14319fc Moritz Lenz make assignment type check errors more informative
moritz authored
322 New in 2011.03 release
323 + improved error message on type check failure in assignment
4290515 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog for 2011.03 release
moritz authored
324 + -n and -p command line options
325 + Test.pm's skip() now has argument ordering consistent with todo()
326 + implemented complex conjugation
327 + more IO methods related to stat
14319fc Moritz Lenz make assignment type check errors more informative
moritz authored
328
d6cfc94 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
329 New in 2011.02 release
d52af1a Moritz Lenz [docs] braino, moritz--, jnthn++
moritz authored
330 + IPv6 support
d6cfc94 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
331 + more robust numeric exponentation
332 + --ll-backtrace command line option for PIR level stack traces
f4ec358 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
333 + future-proof for upcoming generational garbage collector in parrot
334 + various constructs now return Nil
335 + infix:<orelse> implemented
cea2411 [docs] Mentioned xor changes in ChangeLog.
Kodi Arfer authored
336 + infix:<^^> and infix:<xor> improved
f4ec358 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
337 + negation metaoperator is now restricted to operators that return Bool
d6cfc94 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
338
c9bc28f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
339 New in 2011.01 release
ea8c88a Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
340 + faster subroutine calls (type cache)
c9bc28f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
341 + 'handles RoleName' now works
342 + Test.pm: s/done_testing/done/
ea8c88a Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
343 + non-spec debugging pragma Devel::Trace
344 + improved parsing of keyword boundaries
388eed7 Moritz Lenz another ChangeLog entry
moritz authored
345 + sped up .comb
c9bc28f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
346
2865b9d Moritz Lenz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
moritz authored
347 New in 2010.12 release
b2440a5 Nuno Carvalho [release] update changelog and add announcement
nunorc authored
348 + new .trans algorithm
2865b9d Moritz Lenz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
moritz authored
349 + fixed $*PID on MacOS X
b2440a5 Nuno Carvalho [release] update changelog and add announcement
nunorc authored
350 + don't register names of anon types
351 + configuration improvements
352 + updated Any functions
353 + fix $*IN_DECL leakage
354 + implemented Hash.hash
355 + Temporal updates
e9cf790 Nuno Carvalho [release] changelog updates, tadzik++ for pointing out changes
nunorc authored
356 + Buf.decode fixed
357 + open() fixed for binary flag
2865b9d Moritz Lenz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
moritz authored
358
9256321 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
359 New in 2010.11 release
360 + now works with parrot on git
361 + implemented qw//
362 + 5x speedup of .trans
363 + various improvements to Set
364 + don't use deprecated charset ops anymore
7b94fc9 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] updated
masak authored
365 + Bool.Bool and Bool.so now return False
366 + implemented &elems
367 + improved error for Date.new(Str)
368 + improvement on hyperoperators
369 + indexings like .[0 .. *-1] work now
9256321 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
370
13c8a23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update Changelog with require and Bool stringification
moritz authored
371 New in 2010.10 release
372 + True and False now stringify according to the specification
373 + basic form of 'require' for run time module loading
f523366 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
374 + warnings from the setting now produce line numbers in the users' program
8711e05 Updated ChangeLog.
Kodi Arfer authored
375 + local time zone available as $*TZ
0647023 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
376 + more consistent line numbers from warnings
377 + getting and setting attributes via introspection
378 + implement samespace, ms// and ss///
379 + hyper operator invoving = can now modify their arguments
380 + speed up Str.flip by over a factor of 100
13c8a23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update Changelog with require and Bool stringification
moritz authored
381
382 New in 2010.09 release
323a672 Carl Mäsak [ChangeLog] new IO methods
masak authored
383 + new methods on IO concerning the modify and access time of files
d84752d Implemented Instants and Durations.
Kodi Arfer authored
384 + S32::Temporal now completely implemented
385 + Instants and Durations
9993bb2 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
386 + speedup for slurp() and .reverse built-ins
0d6d574 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
387 + various improvements to the Set type
a93dcb6 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
388 + revamp of series operator code, and adaption to new spec
389 + implement ...^ up-to-but-excluding-series operator
390 + allow :r and :ratchet modifiers on regex quoting constructs
52bf6f3 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
391 + Bool.pick
392 + significantly improved enum implementation
d84752d Implemented Instants and Durations.
Kodi Arfer authored
393
c1e19af Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
394 New in 2010.08 release
fcf4f36 Moritz Lenz adverbs for m//
moritz authored
395 + syntactic adverbs on substitutions, rx quotes and m//, e.g. '$x ~~ s:2nd/a/b/'
c1e19af Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
396 + updated ROADMAP
397 + speedups for integer operations
7530af5 Matthew Walton Update ChangeLog for 2010.08 release.
mathw authored
398 + the Match class's .perl method now produces useful, roundtrippable Perl code
399 + the MAIN subroutine can now parse short arguments
400 + the cmp and <=> operators now work on more numeric types
401 + the Buf class now has .pack and .unpack methods with partial functionality
402 + numeric bitshift operators now have the correct precedence
403 + smartmatch against True or False is now an error
96a0ffe Moritz Lenz allow all the adverbs on s/// that Cool.subst understands
moritz authored
404
c6a829d Moritz Lenz add "handles" to ChangeLog
moritz authored
405 New in 2010.07 release
406 + support for delegation via 'handles'
66ca1a7 Moritz Lenz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
407 + implemented binding with := and read-only binding with ::=
408 + implement OS related built-ins like mkdir, cwd
409 + improved diagnostics in Test.pm
410 + basic binary IO, buffer encoding and decoding
411 + magic $*ARGFILE file handle
412 + more robust closures
413 + multi-level Array and Hash element autovivification
3370f07 Moritz Lenz update ChnageLog
moritz authored
414 + perl6 --version now identifies the exact git sha1 and parrot version
66ca1a7 Moritz Lenz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
415 + implemented 'is rw' trait on classes
36c5464 Moritz Lenz switch file tests to $filename.IO ~~ :e; implement IO.z
moritz authored
416 + file tests now work through IO, ie. 'README'.IO ~~ :e
3370f07 Moritz Lenz update ChnageLog
moritz authored
417 + generic, multi-level Whatever-currying (eg grep !(* % 2), @list)
afd65e7 Jonathan Worthington Couple more ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored
418 + improved error reporting in many cases, especially multi-method dispatch
3370f07 Moritz Lenz update ChnageLog
moritz authored
419 + implemented backtracking into capturing groups and subrules
420 + phasers refactored, they can now return results and see the setting
421 + custom circumfix operators
422 + basic .wrap and .unwrap implementation
423 + weighted Hash.pick
424 + .perl on custom classes now dumps attributes
afd65e7 Jonathan Worthington Couple more ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored
425 + Basic implementation of the ==> and <== feed operators
426 + Int ~~ Num is no longer true, as per spec; use Numeric instead
937177e Jonathan Worthington Also a note in the ChangeLog about enum improvements.
jnthn authored
427 + Improvements to enumerations
c6a829d Moritz Lenz add "handles" to ChangeLog
moritz authored
428
e36cbae Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored
429 New in 2010.06 release
f17fe96 Moritz Lenz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
430 + new list model with immutable iterators, lots of fixes to lists and arrays
e36cbae Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored
431 + variable interpolation into regexes
5940b25 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
432 + compile time Whatever currying for infix, prefix and postfix operators
736bef8 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] some further updates
masak authored
433 + autoprinting in the REPL shell
434 + in @*INC, the current directory '.' now comes at the end, as in Perl 5
435 + basic Buf implementation: Str.encode/Buf.decode work for UTF-8
dd8b9f0 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
436 + proper Perl 6 match objects
437 + Backtraces with Perl 6 subroutine names and line numbers
fca899b Moritz Lenz add MAIN to ChangeLog
moritz authored
438 + MAIN and USAGE subs
f17fe96 Moritz Lenz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
439 + basic version of Str.trans
440 + mix-ins with non-roles (5 but 'string')
736bef8 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] some further updates
masak authored
441 + @*ARGS is now read-write
442 + IO::Socket::INET again works in CORE
8a1a1a5 Carl Mäsak [ChangeLog, announce] improvements
masak authored
443 + hash and array slices have been greatly improved
f17fe96 Moritz Lenz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
444 + basic support for callframe() and CallFrame type
e36cbae Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored
445
d4bb7b2 Moritz Lenz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
446 New in 2010.05 release
65893e1 Solomon Foster Work on release announcements.
colomon authored
447 + implemented lexical and anonymous classes and roles
d4bb7b2 Moritz Lenz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
448 + manual pages are now installed
449 + the .match method now understand the adverbs :c; :p, :nth, :x, :g, :ov
450 + test reports with tools/test_summary.pl now record detailed timing information
451 + many improvements to numeric handling
452 + implemented S (sequential) meta operator
453 + fixed placeholder parameters ($^a, $^b)
454 + basic enum implementation
455 + implemented List.classify
d855135 Solomon Foster Add a few more bits to the changelog.
colomon authored
456 + turned on an additional 47 test files
457 + further improved error messages
458 + implement zero-argument versions of many binary operators
24e28a1 Solomon Foster Some spell checking, mention Blizkost.
colomon authored
459 + basic interoperation with Perl 5 through the external Blizkost project
d4bb7b2 Moritz Lenz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
460
eaf92e0 Moritz Lenz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
461 New in 2010.04 release
e135f23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
462 + interpolation of expression ending in postcircumfixes into double-quoted
463 strings (for example "cards: @cards.sort()")
eaf92e0 Moritz Lenz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
464 + prefix and postfix hyper operators
465 + multi subs now work properly when lexically scoped
466 + implemented item assignment with tighter precedence than the comma operator
e135f23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
467 + loading of .pm6 modules
eaf92e0 Moritz Lenz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
468 + Basic implementation of Numeric and Real roles
e135f23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
469 + implementation of DateTime and Date built-in types
eaf92e0 Moritz Lenz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
470 + named regexes can be declared outside of grammars again
471 + support for numbers with arbitrary radix, including fractional numbers (:16<DEAD.BEEF>)
e135f23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
472 + implemented fmt(), printf() note() and IO.getc built-in routines
eaf92e0 Moritz Lenz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
473 + infix meta operators now inherit the precedence of the modified operator
e135f23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
474 + &[+] short name for infix operators
475 + hash slices
476 + signature literals
98f05df Jonathan Worthington Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
477 + smart-matching against signatures
e135f23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
478 + more consistent implementation of prefix:<|> for interpolating things into
479 signatures
480 + better error message on accidental usa of Perl 5 features such as << as
481 bit shift operators, and catch many perl 5 magic variables
1f638cc Moritz Lenz [docs] another ChangeLog entry
moritz authored
482 + implemented type Cool
98f05df Jonathan Worthington Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
483 + implemented anonymous classes and roles
484 + implemented $*PID
485 + method introspection works again
486 + better error message for calling non-existent routine in a namespace
487 + now run programs with the setting as an outer lexical scope, as per spec
eaf92e0 Moritz Lenz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
488
a8d808f Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored
489 New in 2010.03 release
490 + The trigonometric functions and the Rat class have received numerous
491 updates, making them faster and more complete
492 + .^parent now works again
493 + The invocation logic has received various speedups
494 + Hash creation has been optimized
495 + Various improvement related to constant internal strings have led to
496 slight speedups
4c251d4 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] fixed typo, removed dup
masak authored
497 + .pick, .sort, .keys, .values, .kv, sprintf were reimplemented, ported
498 from the old 'alpha' branch
a8d808f Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored
499 + The statement modifier for loop works again
500 + Various parsing bugs have been sorted out; one having to do with
501 closing curly braces at the end of a line not terminating the statement
6dd31df Jonathan Worthington Re-instate masak++ ChangeLog entries that I somehow managed to lose.
jnthn authored
502 + .CREATE, .BUILDALL and .can in the OO system have received attention,
503 some of it leading to mild speedups
504 + $*PROGRAM_NAME and @*ARGS now work
4c251d4 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] fixed typo, removed dup
masak authored
505 + Deferral works again (nextsame/nextwith/callsame/callwith)
6dd31df Jonathan Worthington Re-instate masak++ ChangeLog entries that I somehow managed to lose.
jnthn authored
506 + Array.delete works again
d537cea Jonathan Worthington Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
507 + Fixed .?, .+ and .* along with matching latest spec on .?
508 + Switch untyped variables to default to Any instead of Mu
509 + &foo lookup syntax works again (including for operators)
510 + Various cases of eqv operator implemented
511 + Make overriding postcircumfix:<( )> work again, this time per spec
512 + Make junctions of code objects invokable again
513 + Lazy implementation of the Z operator
514 + Added back @*INC
515 + Read-only %*ENV support
516 + Grammars work again
517 + Implemented regexes taking parameters
518 + Implemented proto-regex declarations
519 + Initial work on getting subset types working again
520 + Add back many of the file test methods
521 + Added docs/S11-Modules-proposal.pod documenting how we intend to handle
522 modules through Rakudo *
523 + First cut of locating and loading modules with a given version and/or
524 authority, and in absence of a requirement selection of the latest
525 version by default if multiple are available.
526 + Many improvements to the series operator
b4ed7c1 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] added/changed a few quotation marks
masak authored
527 + Implemented 'need' and a first cut of 'import'; 'use' works in terms
528 of them
d537cea Jonathan Worthington Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
529 + Import is now into the lexical scope by default, as per spec
b4ed7c1 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] added/changed a few quotation marks
masak authored
530 + Removed requirement to hand-pre-compile .pm to .pir for use with 'use'
d537cea Jonathan Worthington Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
531 + Improved multi-dispatch candidate not found errors to include details of
532 the available candidates
533 + Implemented 'use MONKEY_TYPING'
534 + Many cases of smart-match work again
535 + $x.Foo::bar() and $x.$y() work again
536 + $.foo(1,2,3) works again
855ecb5 Solomon Foster Tweak changelog on metaops.
colomon authored
537 + !, R, X and Z meta-operators work, albeit with some caveats
d537cea Jonathan Worthington Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
538 + s/foo/bar/ and s[foo] = 'bar' substitution syntax implemented
539 + Array.rotate added back
540 + User defined operators (prefix, postfix, infix) working again
541 + Many more small but important improvements to built-in types and functions
542 + Various other bug fixes
543 + ROADMAP updates
a8d808f Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored
544
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
545 New in 2010.02 release
546 + The branch formerly known as 'ng' becomes the new master branch
2663b19 [docs/] additions to ChangeLog and announce/2010.02
Martin Berends authored
547 + The previous master branch is now Rakudo/alpha
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
548 + NQP-RX replaces NQP in the Parrot Compiler Toolkit, enabling the
549 source code of the compiler to be written in a subset of Perl 6 that
550 is much more powerful, most importantly with regexes, as the name
551 suggests
552 + The revised Perl6/Grammar.pm is much closer to the canonical STD.pm
553 + Regexes may declare contextual and lexical variables
554 + Lazy lists and arrays are partly implemented
555 + The object metamodel is largely written in NQP-RX instead of PIR
556 + The name of the root of the object hierarchy is now Mu
557 + The term 'undef' is gone, replaced by Nil, Mu or *.notdef depending on
558 context
2663b19 [docs/] additions to ChangeLog and announce/2010.02
Martin Berends authored
559 + Builtin classes derive from Cool which derives from Any
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
560 + The refactored source code is more compact and more easily extended
561 + 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
562 alpha to 24221, because porting the functionality to the new master
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
563 is still ongoing
564 + Release numbering changes from 'dash' to 'dot' delimiter to get on
565 better with various package management systems
566
98f43b6 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
567 New in 2010-01 release
568 + Added method form of eval.
569 + Implemented :s and :l file operators
570 + Added functions for logarithms using $base
571 + Refactored subroutine calls to use new Context structures in Parrot 2.0.0
572
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
573 New in 2009-12 release
574 + Only minor maintenance was done because all attention was being given
575 to the Rakudo/ng branch, bringing in the new nqp-rx bootstrap compiler
576
b5d7e51 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
577 New in 2009-11 release
578 + Rakudo now uses Parrot's updated calling convention features
d351043 Jonathan Worthington Tweak the release announcement and change log to clarify what the nested...
jnthn authored
579 + support unpacking of arrays, hashes and objects in signatures
b5d7e51 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
580 + changed .pick to use :replace instead of :repl
581 + many core setting optimizations and bugfixes
1db377a Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] added a few more changes
masak authored
582 + IO::Socket.recv() has been extended to accept a parameter specifying the
583 number of bytes which will be received
584 + Rakudo now looks up %INC in the right namespace when loading libraries for
585 foreign languages
b5d7e51 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
586
836c8c8 Moritz Lenz mention spectest_smolder in README and ChangeLog
moritz authored
587 New in 2009-10 release
588 + smolder reports for spectest runs
0331d60 Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
589 + more Complex trig functions
073d5ed Jonathan Worthington Additions to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
590 + pure Perl 6 implementation of the Complex type
0331d60 Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
591 + some variants of the new series operator
592 + correct construction of twigilled colonpairs
593 + infix:<eqv>, .pred and .succ for the Rat type
594 + when configuring with --gen-parrot, pass --optimize to parrot's Configure.pl
3eceb87 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
595 + moved more operators to the setting and thus made them overloadable
596 + { %hash } now correctly constructs a hash, not a closure
597 + new, faster low level Signature type
598 + improved Signature introspection
7e34de6 Moritz Lenz mention new signature binder in ChangeLog
moritz authored
599 + new, much faster signature binder
073d5ed Jonathan Worthington Additions to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
600 + improved various error messages related to signature binding
601 + signature literals now supported
602 + binding of named arguments to positional parameters
603 + attributive parameters implemented
604 + package blocks now run as immediate blocks, as per the spec
605 + lexical variables declared outside of packages now visible inside them
836c8c8 Moritz Lenz mention spectest_smolder in README and ChangeLog
moritz authored
606
4b9cd2d Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
607 New in 2009-09 release
608 + updates to numeric operators: infix</>(Int, Int) creates a Rat
609 + Rat (rational) numbers
610 + overloadable builtin operators
48b5d4d Patrick R. Michaud Some ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
611 + contextual variables
612 + setting values in %*ENV now works
ea6448f Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
613 + partial support for trigonometric functions of complex numbers
614 + better handling of custom traits, many builtin traits moved to core setting
615 + improved type dispatch for builtin operators, type coercions
4b9cd2d Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
616
8d7fc7d Moritz Lenz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
617 New in 2009-08 release
3d5359d Patrick R. Michaud More text updates in preparation for release.
pmichaud authored
618 + Rakudo must now be built from an installed parrot, and can be installed
9959b21 Moritz Lenz [docs] mentioned installed parrot in ChangeLog
moritz authored
619 itself
8d7fc7d Moritz Lenz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
620 + separate Perl 6 meta class
621 + introspection on roles
622 + declaration of methods in the meta class by writing method ^newmethod($obj)
623 + :tree options for parent class, attribute and role introspection
3d5359d Patrick R. Michaud More text updates in preparation for release.
pmichaud authored
624 + allow some custom postcircumfix:<( )> methods
8d7fc7d Moritz Lenz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
625 + moved more built-ins into the setting
626 + implement operators infix:<!%> (divisibility test) and prefix [||] and [//]
627 + updated ROADMAP in preparation for the Rakudo Star release
628 + instead of throwing nasty parse errors, Rakudo now informs you that feed
9520b46 Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
629 operators are not yet implemented
8d7fc7d Moritz Lenz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
630 + improved testing: planless testing with done_testing(); better diagnostic
631 output from is()
9520b46 Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
632 + the syntax for embedded comments has changed
1c93b6b Moritz Lenz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
633 + embedded Pod comments are now recognized
9520b46 Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
634 + support for defining traits and applying them to routines, classes and roles
1c93b6b Moritz Lenz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
635 + "hides" trait (class A hides B { ... }), and "is hidden"
9520b46 Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
636 + better handling of slurpy and optional in multi-dispatch
637 + use of .?, .+ and .* with indirect calling form ($obj.+@cands)
638 + .can improved; now returns something usable as an iterator
639 + lastcall implemented
8d7fc7d Moritz Lenz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
640
7187b9f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
641 New in 2009-07 release
fb0601a Jonathan Worthington Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored
642 + extensive refactor of the multi dispatch code to get closer to the spec
e7a7999 Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
643 + better handling of named arguments in multi dispatch
fb0601a Jonathan Worthington Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored
644 + operators and traits can be defined in the setting
e7a7999 Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
645 + basic implementation of the series and eqv operators
0b9d7af Moritz Lenz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
646 + refatored trait code to match updated specification
e7a7999 Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
647 + implemented more cases of smartmatching against hashes
648 + fixed state variables to work with //= and ||= initialization
0b9d7af Moritz Lenz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
649 + improved testing: when Rakudo dies with 'Null PMC Access' it is never
650 considered a success
651 + implemented the :all flag to split which keeps captures
652 + added List.rotate builtin
653 + nextwith and callwith now also work properly with methods
654 + take() without outer gather now merely warns
fb0601a Jonathan Worthington Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored
655 + introspection of roles and attributes
7187b9f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
656
de1e9f0 Moritz Lenz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored
657 New in 2009-06 release
99cad48 Patrick R. Michaud Documentation updates for release.
pmichaud authored
658 + refactored and corrected object initialization (BUILD/CREATE)
de1e9f0 Moritz Lenz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored
659 + attributes initilizations can now use attributes defined earlier
660 + method calls are now faster
661 + basic safe mode that forbids IO and execution of external programs
662 + implemented meta operators for user defined operators
663 + initial implementation of Temporal (date/time related objects)
664 + type checking of implicit return values
665 + improved introspection methods
77f9d70 Patrick R. Michaud Some more updates in preparation for Thursday's release.
pmichaud authored
666 + cleaned up IO methods
1b06df8 Patrick R. Michaud More news.
pmichaud authored
667 + improved "is export" handling for modules and setting
77f9d70 Patrick R. Michaud Some more updates in preparation for Thursday's release.
pmichaud authored
668 + automatically transcode to iso-8859-1 for faster parsing when possible
669 + refactored and corrected assignment, .succ, .pred, C<++>, C<-->,
670 postcircumfix:<[ ]>, Whatever
671 + "module Foo;" now allows statements before it
99cad48 Patrick R. Michaud Documentation updates for release.
pmichaud authored
672 + improved Unicode string handling
673 + better support for Str increment/decrement in Unicode ranges
674 + many performance improvements
de1e9f0 Moritz Lenz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored
675
ffcde86 Moritz Lenz ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
676 New in 2009-05 release
97c7cec Patrick R. Michaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored
677 + updated docs/ROADMAP
0ce0f62 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
678 + basic support for custom operators
679 + operators can now be referenced as &infix:<+>
97c7cec Patrick R. Michaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored
680 + meta operator support for custom operators
0ce0f62 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
681 + cross-language library loading
222993f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
682 + stack traces now include source file name and line number
0ce0f62 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
683 + implemented Regex type
966ea72 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
684 + .WALK (parent classes in configurable order)
685 + .name method on routines
686 + refactored enums, thereby fixing many enum related bugs
687 + fixed namespace of eval()ed code
612bcf3 Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
688 + implemented parallel dispatch (@objects>>.methods)
689 + initial support for «...» quotes
0ce0f62 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
690 + text files now default to utf8 encoding
966ea72 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
691 + fixes to Match.perl and Match.chunks
692 + implemented 'constant name = $value'
693 + documented build dependencies
222993f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
694 + grep() accepts general matcher, things like @list.grep(Int) work
695 + trigonometric functions (sin, cos, ...) now available via 'use Num :Trig'
b4f301d Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog tweaks.
jnthn authored
696 + qx{} quotes now work (except on Windows)
6685755 Jonathan Worthington Few extras for the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
697 + hyper-operators on hashes now work (%a >>+<< %b)
698 + initial implementation of $foo.@bar
699 + refactored wrap and unwrap to work with candidate lists; fixes some bugs
700 + refactored/improved callsame and callwith, and added nextsame and nextwith
701 (only work for dispatches of the form $foo.@bar and with wrap so far)
702 + partial implementation of .^parents and .^methods
b4f301d Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog tweaks.
jnthn authored
703 + can initialize attributes in terms of others
97c7cec Patrick R. Michaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored
704 + many other bug fixes and performance enhancements
ffcde86 Moritz Lenz ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
705
706 New in 2009-04 release (#16, "Bratislava")
5c8015e Jonathan Worthington Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for consi...
jnthn authored
707 + wrap and unwrap for subroutines
708 + calling a method on a Whatever star generates a closure
709 + 1+*, *+1 and others generate closures (*-1 missing)
710 + Associative, Positional and Callable are now parametric roles
711 + typed arrays and hashes
712 + parametric role subtyping (R[T1] ~~ R[T2] where T1 ~~ T2)
713 + .invert and .push on Hashes
714 + enforce return types of subroutines (partial implementation)
715 + parallel testing
716 + Configure.pl now supports passing options to parrot's Configure
717 + support for lexical subroutines and multis
718 + implemented \c[character name] in double quoted strings and regexes
719 + implemented Perl 5 regexes
720 + rx/.../ regex quoting
f68de36 Moritz Lenz [docs] typo (vim-o?) in ChangeLog
moritz authored
721 + sockets support has been added (IO::Socket)
5c19526 Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
722 + regex patterns may now be quantified by a separator regex
5c8015e Jonathan Worthington Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for consi...
jnthn authored
723 + moved many methods to the setting
724 + exporting and importing by tags, support :DEFAULT export tag
725 + implemented START blocks
726 + implemented roots builtin
727 + implemented .ast on Match objects
5c19526 Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
728 + added Match.caps and Match.chunks
5c8015e Jonathan Worthington Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for consi...
jnthn authored
729 + split() now supports limits in all cases
5c19526 Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
730 + prefix:<=> and the "fish operator" ( =<> ) are now gone
5c8015e Jonathan Worthington Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for consi...
jnthn authored
731 + .readline is now .get
732 + roles are now punned on any method call on the role
733 + many other bug fixes
370dd76 Moritz Lenz [docs] update to ChangeLog
moritz authored
734
db1e872 Patrick R. Michaud Final ChangeLog for release #15.
pmichaud authored
735 New in 2009-03 release (#15, "Oslo")
84920ea Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
736 + implemented $*PROGRAM_NAME magical variable
737 + outer lexicals are now visible in eval()
4947aea Moritz Lenz [ChangeLog] mention last/next working in grep()
moritz authored
738 + next, last etc. work in grep()
80344fd Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
739 + added R metaoperator
84920ea Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
740 + add an initial draft of Match.perl
4ec17da Patrick R. Michaud ChangeLog update.
pmichaud authored
741 + refactor Grammar and Match class hierarchy
742 + fix if/unless/while/until/for/... on line after close curlies
743 + add Q quoting, including Q:PIR
80344fd Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
744 + added "state" variables
cba1557 Jonathan Worthington Add a few more bits to the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
745 + //= fixed to short-circuit, and added short-circuiting &&= and ||=
746 + multi-subs now have the Multi type and have a .candidates method
747 + multi-method dispatch now looks up the class hierarchy
748 + various fixes to using roles as type constraints
749 + support bare sigils in signatures
80344fd Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
750 + more methods and functions moved to (Perl 6) setting
cba1557 Jonathan Worthington Add a few more bits to the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
751 + many other bug fixes
80344fd Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
752
4bb9d8d Patrick R. Michaud Rename NEWS to ChangeLog, since that's what it really represents.
pmichaud authored
753 New in 2009-02 release (#14, "Vienna")
754 + first release independent of Parrot releases
755 + passing 7076 spectests (+796 since 2009-01 release)
756 + build and use fakecutable (perl6.exe) by default
757 + redesigned build, configuration, and test subsystems
758 + add settings/ directory for builtins written in Perl 6 (was "prelude")
759 + improve diagnostics in Test.pm
760 + allow anonymous classes via C<::>
761 + re-use existing parameterized roles instead of creating new ones
762 + roles now pun classes when .new is called on them
763 + 'proto' now marks all same-named routines as 'multi'
764 + XopX is now Xop
765 + implement <-> (rw) pointy blocks
766 + added min= and max= metaoperators
767 + many many bugfixes
768 + publish release schedule
769 + documentation improvements
Something went wrong with that request. Please try again.