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