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de59b4b @jnthn Start a ChangeLog for the month, so we don't have it all to do right …
jnthn authored
1 New in 2012.01
2 + -c command line option re-implemented
3 + take flattening bug fixed
4 + duplicate named parameter names detected
5 + fixed clone being too shallow with regard to containers
6 + fixed negative modulo for bigint
7 + better Routine.perl
8 + .DEFINITE macro implemented
9 + .^methods, .^attributes and .^parents now support :excl (the default) and :all
8d9c2fe @jnthn Update ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
10 + Array.delete implemented
11 + restored basic -n and -p functionality
12 + improved parameter introspection
13 + fixed operations on bigints when the first operand had been mixed in to
14 + fixed multi-dispatch narrowness calculation for native types
15 + binding to array and hash elements
16 + added Order enumeration, and updated cmp and <=> to use it
17 + adding various missing magicals, such as &?ROUTINE and ::?ROLE
18 + accessor generation for my $.x and our $.x cases
19 + fixed @x>>.() (hyper-invocation)
20 + updated Complex.Str to match current spec
21 + fixed eval to see GLOBAL properly
22 + implemented 0 but Answer(42) style mix-ins
23 + fixed various issues in scoping/handling of $/
24 + fixed usage of make in a regex (previously, only worked in action methods)
25 + optimized Range.roll and Range.pick for large ranges
26 + fixed non-numeric, no-Str ranges
de59b4b @jnthn Start a ChangeLog for the month, so we don't have it all to do right …
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27
4a57bd7 @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
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28 New in 2011.12
29 + improved protoregex support, including NFA caching
30 + <before ...> and <after ...> (lookahead and lookbehind)
31 + backslash sequences in character classes
32 + fixed quantified captures and :r interaction bug
de08cc8 @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
33 + optimized match object construction, ListIter, substr and chomp
34 + improved performance of send/get on sockets
09097de @jnthn Couple of ChangeLog additions.
jnthn authored
35 + optimizer detects missing private methods and simplifies calls (level 3 only)
de08cc8 @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
36 + fixed some issues when an array was assigned to itself, maybe using .=
37 + implemented .wrap and .unwrap, plus wrap handles with a .restore method
f70f20a @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
38 + implemented .trans on strings
39 + unicode properties can be matched against in regexes
40 + binding to @, % and & sigils now checks for the appropriate role
41 + assignments to variables declared with the & sigil now checked for Callable
42 + typed hashes, partial support for typed arrays
43 + some parametric role fixes
44 + can now use but operator with a type object
45 + smartmatching of regexes against arrays and hashes
46 + socket IO now implements .write and custom input line separators
47 + implemented getc
48 + implemented .WALK
49 + implemented ff, ^ff, ff^ and ^ff^
50 + implemented .REPR macro
3b7a158 @moritz update ChangeLog in preparation for the 2011.12 release
moritz authored
51 + implemented Proxy class
52 + some typed errors are now thrown from within the compiler
53 + stubbed methods from roles now require those methods to be implemented
54 + updated docs/ROADMAP
55 + .WHICH now returns ObjAt objects
98040f5 @moritz preliminary release annoucement
moritz authored
56 + defining new operators
4a57bd7 @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
57
cbc652c @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
58 New in 2011.11
0bd4922 @jnthn Update changelog a little.
jnthn authored
59 + CATCH blocks are now much closer to spec
9bc820b @jnthn Case consistency fix in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
60 + big integer support
61 + basic protoregex support with NFA-driven LTM for some declarative constructs
cbc652c @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
62 + correct default values for natively typed variables
63 + fixed initialization of state variables
16b498b @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
64 + improved support for natively typed variables
65 + catch more uses of undeclared variables
66 + splice() is now implemented
adb4caa @jnthn Note uniq() in ChangeLog (colomon++).
jnthn authored
67 + uniq() is now implemented
16b498b @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
68 + several runtime errors now throw properly typed error objects
69 + various performance improvements, for example to the X meta op and Str.succ
70 + improved support for MAIN argument parsing
0bd4922 @jnthn Update changelog a little.
jnthn authored
71 + fixed lexicals/recursion bug
5390ac6 @jnthn Note copy in the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
72 + IO.copy is now implemented
cbc652c @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
73
739000f @moritz fill ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
74 New in 2011.10
05d6117 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
75 + operators and functions with native type arguments
76 + detection of call to undefined routines at CHECK time
77 + various optimizations: inlining of operators, CHECK time dispatch decisions
739000f @moritz fill ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
78 + performance improvements of MapIter
79 + support @$foo style derefencing/coercion
80 + Exception.backtrace
f56944f @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
81 + eval() has stopped to catch exceptions
739000f @moritz fill ChangeLog a bit
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82
313b687 @moritz add some few ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
83 New in 2011.09
84 + Rewritten meta object protocol and object storage
85 + many speedups
a979ded @jnthn Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
86 + Int, Num and Str are now far more lightweight
313b687 @moritz add some few ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
87 + much more robust handling of infinite list
88 + basic LoL (List of Lists) support
89 + :U and :D type modifiers
a979ded @jnthn Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
90 + protos and multis now conform to the new spec
313b687 @moritz add some few ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
91 + improved enum support
92 + basic 'constant' declarator
93 + .WHAT and friends as macros
94 + chrs sub and method
95 + support for .gist
96 + run() has been renamed to shell() to conform to current spec
97 + hyper methods now descend into nested data structures
98 + basic safe mode (through --seting=SAFE)
99 + recording and reporting of test timings (tools/test_summary.pl)
100 + Pod parsing and --pod=text option
101 + basic support for .WHY
a979ded @jnthn Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
102 + greatly improved BEGIN-time support
103 + traits applied at BEGIN time for packages, routines and attributes
104 + parametric roles reify types properly, fixing many bugs
105 + better handling of type variables
106 + support $?CLASS, which is generic in roles
107 + support import/export of custom meta-objects for built in package declarators
108 + custom meta-objects can override method dispatch
109 + faster, allocation-free multi-dispatch cache
110 + a custom BUILD does not suppress default values
111 + undeclared attributes detected and reported at compile time
112 + basic support for native int/num types on lexical variables
113 + int/num as attributes are stored compactly in the object body
313b687 @moritz add some few ChangeLog entries
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114
c2194d6 @moritz copy ChangeLog from 2011.07
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115 New in 2011.07
116 + fractional powers of negative numbers now result in Complex numbers
117 + obtain spectests from a specific branch of the `roast' repo
118 + fix bug that prevented build on systems with little RAM
119
120 New in 2011.06
121 + added take-rw built-in
122 + numerous build system improvements
123 + assignment now evaluates arguments right-to-left
124
125 New in 2011.05 release
126 + added a call counter for builtins in Perl 6-level subroutines
127 + gcd (greatest common divisor) and lcm (largest common multiple) operators
128 + build system improvements
129 + added --ignore-parrot-rev option to Configure.pl
130 + Configure.pl now creates "config.status" file
131 + fixed relational operators when used with NaN
132 + implemented Int.base
133 + speedup smart-matching against numbers and Str.comb with default arguments
134 + added RAKUDO_SUBLOG environment var for tracking subroutine calls
135 + overall performance speedups
136
887bb5b @tadzik Noted indent in the Changelog
tadzik authored
137 New in 2011.04 release
138 + implemented Str.indent
e09cb7e @moritz [docs] add two more entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
139 + A new, much simpler API and implemention of IO::Socket::INET
140 + Unified error messages to use "Cannot"
887bb5b @tadzik Noted indent in the Changelog
tadzik authored
141
14319fc @moritz make assignment type check errors more informative
moritz authored
142 New in 2011.03 release
143 + improved error message on type check failure in assignment
4290515 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog for 2011.03 release
moritz authored
144 + -n and -p command line options
145 + Test.pm's skip() now has argument ordering consistent with todo()
146 + implemented complex conjugation
147 + more IO methods related to stat
14319fc @moritz make assignment type check errors more informative
moritz authored
148
d6cfc94 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
149 New in 2011.02 release
d52af1a @moritz [docs] braino, moritz--, jnthn++
moritz authored
150 + IPv6 support
d6cfc94 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
151 + more robust numeric exponentation
152 + --ll-backtrace command line option for PIR level stack traces
f4ec358 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
153 + future-proof for upcoming generational garbage collector in parrot
154 + various constructs now return Nil
155 + infix:<orelse> implemented
cea2411 [docs] Mentioned xor changes in ChangeLog.
Kodi Arfer authored
156 + infix:<^^> and infix:<xor> improved
f4ec358 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
157 + negation metaoperator is now restricted to operators that return Bool
d6cfc94 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
158
c9bc28f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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159 New in 2011.01 release
ea8c88a @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
160 + faster subroutine calls (type cache)
c9bc28f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
161 + 'handles RoleName' now works
162 + Test.pm: s/done_testing/done/
ea8c88a @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
163 + non-spec debugging pragma Devel::Trace
164 + improved parsing of keyword boundaries
388eed7 @moritz another ChangeLog entry
moritz authored
165 + sped up .comb
c9bc28f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
166
2865b9d @moritz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
moritz authored
167 New in 2010.12 release
b2440a5 @nunorc [release] update changelog and add announcement
nunorc authored
168 + new .trans algorithm
2865b9d @moritz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
moritz authored
169 + fixed $*PID on MacOS X
b2440a5 @nunorc [release] update changelog and add announcement
nunorc authored
170 + don't register names of anon types
171 + configuration improvements
172 + updated Any functions
173 + fix $*IN_DECL leakage
174 + implemented Hash.hash
175 + Temporal updates
e9cf790 @nunorc [release] changelog updates, tadzik++ for pointing out changes
nunorc authored
176 + Buf.decode fixed
177 + open() fixed for binary flag
2865b9d @moritz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
moritz authored
178
9256321 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
179 New in 2010.11 release
180 + now works with parrot on git
181 + implemented qw//
182 + 5x speedup of .trans
183 + various improvements to Set
184 + don't use deprecated charset ops anymore
7b94fc9 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] updated
masak authored
185 + Bool.Bool and Bool.so now return False
186 + implemented &elems
187 + improved error for Date.new(Str)
188 + improvement on hyperoperators
189 + indexings like .[0 .. *-1] work now
9256321 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
190
13c8a23 @moritz [docs] update Changelog with require and Bool stringification
moritz authored
191 New in 2010.10 release
192 + True and False now stringify according to the specification
193 + basic form of 'require' for run time module loading
f523366 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
194 + warnings from the setting now produce line numbers in the users' program
8711e05 Updated ChangeLog.
Kodi Arfer authored
195 + local time zone available as $*TZ
0647023 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
196 + more consistent line numbers from warnings
197 + getting and setting attributes via introspection
198 + implement samespace, ms// and ss///
199 + hyper operator invoving = can now modify their arguments
200 + speed up Str.flip by over a factor of 100
13c8a23 @moritz [docs] update Changelog with require and Bool stringification
moritz authored
201
202 New in 2010.09 release
323a672 @masak [ChangeLog] new IO methods
masak authored
203 + new methods on IO concerning the modify and access time of files
d84752d Implemented Instants and Durations.
Kodi Arfer authored
204 + S32::Temporal now completely implemented
205 + Instants and Durations
9993bb2 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
206 + speedup for slurp() and .reverse built-ins
0d6d574 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
207 + various improvements to the Set type
a93dcb6 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
208 + revamp of series operator code, and adaption to new spec
209 + implement ...^ up-to-but-excluding-series operator
210 + allow :r and :ratchet modifiers on regex quoting constructs
52bf6f3 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
211 + Bool.pick
212 + significantly improved enum implementation
d84752d Implemented Instants and Durations.
Kodi Arfer authored
213
c1e19af @moritz update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
214 New in 2010.08 release
fcf4f36 @moritz adverbs for m//
moritz authored
215 + syntactic adverbs on substitutions, rx quotes and m//, e.g. '$x ~~ s:2nd/a/b/'
c1e19af @moritz update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
216 + updated ROADMAP
217 + speedups for integer operations
7530af5 @mathw Update ChangeLog for 2010.08 release.
mathw authored
218 + the Match class's .perl method now produces useful, roundtrippable Perl code
219 + the MAIN subroutine can now parse short arguments
220 + the cmp and <=> operators now work on more numeric types
221 + the Buf class now has .pack and .unpack methods with partial functionality
222 + numeric bitshift operators now have the correct precedence
223 + smartmatch against True or False is now an error
96a0ffe @moritz allow all the adverbs on s/// that Cool.subst understands
moritz authored
224
c6a829d @moritz add "handles" to ChangeLog
moritz authored
225 New in 2010.07 release
226 + support for delegation via 'handles'
66ca1a7 @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
227 + implemented binding with := and read-only binding with ::=
228 + implement OS related built-ins like mkdir, cwd
229 + improved diagnostics in Test.pm
230 + basic binary IO, buffer encoding and decoding
231 + magic $*ARGFILE file handle
232 + more robust closures
233 + multi-level Array and Hash element autovivification
3370f07 @moritz update ChnageLog
moritz authored
234 + perl6 --version now identifies the exact git sha1 and parrot version
66ca1a7 @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
235 + implemented 'is rw' trait on classes
36c5464 @moritz switch file tests to $filename.IO ~~ :e; implement IO.z
moritz authored
236 + file tests now work through IO, ie. 'README'.IO ~~ :e
3370f07 @moritz update ChnageLog
moritz authored
237 + generic, multi-level Whatever-currying (eg grep !(* % 2), @list)
afd65e7 @jnthn Couple more ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored
238 + improved error reporting in many cases, especially multi-method dispatch
3370f07 @moritz update ChnageLog
moritz authored
239 + implemented backtracking into capturing groups and subrules
240 + phasers refactored, they can now return results and see the setting
241 + custom circumfix operators
242 + basic .wrap and .unwrap implementation
243 + weighted Hash.pick
244 + .perl on custom classes now dumps attributes
afd65e7 @jnthn Couple more ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored
245 + Basic implementation of the ==> and <== feed operators
246 + 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
247 + Improvements to enumerations
c6a829d @moritz add "handles" to ChangeLog
moritz authored
248
e36cbae @moritz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored
249 New in 2010.06 release
f17fe96 @moritz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
250 + new list model with immutable iterators, lots of fixes to lists and arrays
e36cbae @moritz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored
251 + variable interpolation into regexes
5940b25 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
252 + compile time Whatever currying for infix, prefix and postfix operators
736bef8 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] some further updates
masak authored
253 + autoprinting in the REPL shell
254 + in @*INC, the current directory '.' now comes at the end, as in Perl 5
255 + basic Buf implementation: Str.encode/Buf.decode work for UTF-8
dd8b9f0 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
256 + proper Perl 6 match objects
257 + Backtraces with Perl 6 subroutine names and line numbers
fca899b @moritz add MAIN to ChangeLog
moritz authored
258 + MAIN and USAGE subs
f17fe96 @moritz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
259 + basic version of Str.trans
260 + mix-ins with non-roles (5 but 'string')
736bef8 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] some further updates
masak authored
261 + @*ARGS is now read-write
262 + IO::Socket::INET again works in CORE
8a1a1a5 @masak [ChangeLog, announce] improvements
masak authored
263 + hash and array slices have been greatly improved
f17fe96 @moritz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
264 + basic support for callframe() and CallFrame type
e36cbae @moritz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored
265
d4bb7b2 @moritz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
266 New in 2010.05 release
65893e1 @colomon Work on release announcements.
colomon authored
267 + implemented lexical and anonymous classes and roles
d4bb7b2 @moritz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
268 + manual pages are now installed
269 + the .match method now understand the adverbs :c; :p, :nth, :x, :g, :ov
270 + test reports with tools/test_summary.pl now record detailed timing information
271 + many improvements to numeric handling
272 + implemented S (sequential) meta operator
273 + fixed placeholder parameters ($^a, $^b)
274 + basic enum implementation
275 + implemented List.classify
d855135 @colomon Add a few more bits to the changelog.
colomon authored
276 + turned on an additional 47 test files
277 + further improved error messages
278 + implement zero-argument versions of many binary operators
24e28a1 @colomon Some spell checking, mention Blizkost.
colomon authored
279 + basic interoperation with Perl 5 through the external Blizkost project
d4bb7b2 @moritz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
280
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
281 New in 2010.04 release
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
282 + interpolation of expression ending in postcircumfixes into double-quoted
283 strings (for example "cards: @cards.sort()")
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
284 + prefix and postfix hyper operators
285 + multi subs now work properly when lexically scoped
286 + implemented item assignment with tighter precedence than the comma operator
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
287 + loading of .pm6 modules
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
288 + Basic implementation of Numeric and Real roles
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
289 + implementation of DateTime and Date built-in types
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
290 + named regexes can be declared outside of grammars again
291 + support for numbers with arbitrary radix, including fractional numbers (:16<DEAD.BEEF>)
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
292 + implemented fmt(), printf() note() and IO.getc built-in routines
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
293 + infix meta operators now inherit the precedence of the modified operator
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
294 + &[+] short name for infix operators
295 + hash slices
296 + signature literals
98f05df @jnthn Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
297 + smart-matching against signatures
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
298 + more consistent implementation of prefix:<|> for interpolating things into
299 signatures
300 + better error message on accidental usa of Perl 5 features such as << as
301 bit shift operators, and catch many perl 5 magic variables
1f638cc @moritz [docs] another ChangeLog entry
moritz authored
302 + implemented type Cool
98f05df @jnthn Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
303 + implemented anonymous classes and roles
304 + implemented $*PID
305 + method introspection works again
306 + better error message for calling non-existent routine in a namespace
307 + now run programs with the setting as an outer lexical scope, as per spec
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
308
a8d808f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored
309 New in 2010.03 release
310 + The trigonometric functions and the Rat class have received numerous
311 updates, making them faster and more complete
312 + .^parent now works again
313 + The invocation logic has received various speedups
314 + Hash creation has been optimized
315 + Various improvement related to constant internal strings have led to
316 slight speedups
4c251d4 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] fixed typo, removed dup
masak authored
317 + .pick, .sort, .keys, .values, .kv, sprintf were reimplemented, ported
318 from the old 'alpha' branch
a8d808f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored
319 + The statement modifier for loop works again
320 + Various parsing bugs have been sorted out; one having to do with
321 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
322 + .CREATE, .BUILDALL and .can in the OO system have received attention,
323 some of it leading to mild speedups
324 + $*PROGRAM_NAME and @*ARGS now work
4c251d4 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] fixed typo, removed dup
masak authored
325 + Deferral works again (nextsame/nextwith/callsame/callwith)
6dd31df @jnthn Re-instate masak++ ChangeLog entries that I somehow managed to lose.
jnthn authored
326 + Array.delete works again
d537cea @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
327 + Fixed .?, .+ and .* along with matching latest spec on .?
328 + Switch untyped variables to default to Any instead of Mu
329 + &foo lookup syntax works again (including for operators)
330 + Various cases of eqv operator implemented
331 + Make overriding postcircumfix:<( )> work again, this time per spec
332 + Make junctions of code objects invokable again
333 + Lazy implementation of the Z operator
334 + Added back @*INC
335 + Read-only %*ENV support
336 + Grammars work again
337 + Implemented regexes taking parameters
338 + Implemented proto-regex declarations
339 + Initial work on getting subset types working again
340 + Add back many of the file test methods
341 + Added docs/S11-Modules-proposal.pod documenting how we intend to handle
342 modules through Rakudo *
343 + First cut of locating and loading modules with a given version and/or
344 authority, and in absence of a requirement selection of the latest
345 version by default if multiple are available.
346 + Many improvements to the series operator
b4ed7c1 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added/changed a few quotation marks
masak authored
347 + Implemented 'need' and a first cut of 'import'; 'use' works in terms
348 of them
d537cea @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
349 + Import is now into the lexical scope by default, as per spec
b4ed7c1 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added/changed a few quotation marks
masak authored
350 + Removed requirement to hand-pre-compile .pm to .pir for use with 'use'
d537cea @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
351 + Improved multi-dispatch candidate not found errors to include details of
352 the available candidates
353 + Implemented 'use MONKEY_TYPING'
354 + Many cases of smart-match work again
355 + $x.Foo::bar() and $x.$y() work again
356 + $.foo(1,2,3) works again
855ecb5 @colomon Tweak changelog on metaops.
colomon authored
357 + !, R, X and Z meta-operators work, albeit with some caveats
d537cea @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
358 + s/foo/bar/ and s[foo] = 'bar' substitution syntax implemented
359 + Array.rotate added back
360 + User defined operators (prefix, postfix, infix) working again
361 + Many more small but important improvements to built-in types and functions
362 + Various other bug fixes
363 + ROADMAP updates
a8d808f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored
364
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
365 New in 2010.02 release
366 + The branch formerly known as 'ng' becomes the new master branch
2663b19 [docs/] additions to ChangeLog and announce/2010.02
Martin Berends authored
367 + The previous master branch is now Rakudo/alpha
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
368 + NQP-RX replaces NQP in the Parrot Compiler Toolkit, enabling the
369 source code of the compiler to be written in a subset of Perl 6 that
370 is much more powerful, most importantly with regexes, as the name
371 suggests
372 + The revised Perl6/Grammar.pm is much closer to the canonical STD.pm
373 + Regexes may declare contextual and lexical variables
374 + Lazy lists and arrays are partly implemented
375 + The object metamodel is largely written in NQP-RX instead of PIR
376 + The name of the root of the object hierarchy is now Mu
377 + The term 'undef' is gone, replaced by Nil, Mu or *.notdef depending on
378 context
2663b19 [docs/] additions to ChangeLog and announce/2010.02
Martin Berends authored
379 + Builtin classes derive from Cool which derives from Any
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
380 + The refactored source code is more compact and more easily extended
381 + 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
382 alpha to 24221, because porting the functionality to the new master
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
383 is still ongoing
384 + Release numbering changes from 'dash' to 'dot' delimiter to get on
385 better with various package management systems
386
98f43b6 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
387 New in 2010-01 release
388 + Added method form of eval.
389 + Implemented :s and :l file operators
390 + Added functions for logarithms using $base
391 + Refactored subroutine calls to use new Context structures in Parrot 2.0.0
392
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
393 New in 2009-12 release
394 + Only minor maintenance was done because all attention was being given
395 to the Rakudo/ng branch, bringing in the new nqp-rx bootstrap compiler
396
b5d7e51 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
397 New in 2009-11 release
398 + 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
399 + support unpacking of arrays, hashes and objects in signatures
b5d7e51 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
400 + changed .pick to use :replace instead of :repl
401 + many core setting optimizations and bugfixes
1db377a @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added a few more changes
masak authored
402 + IO::Socket.recv() has been extended to accept a parameter specifying the
403 number of bytes which will be received
404 + Rakudo now looks up %INC in the right namespace when loading libraries for
405 foreign languages
b5d7e51 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
406
836c8c8 @moritz mention spectest_smolder in README and ChangeLog
moritz authored
407 New in 2009-10 release
408 + smolder reports for spectest runs
0331d60 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
409 + more Complex trig functions
073d5ed @jnthn Additions to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
410 + pure Perl 6 implementation of the Complex type
0331d60 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
411 + some variants of the new series operator
412 + correct construction of twigilled colonpairs
413 + infix:<eqv>, .pred and .succ for the Rat type
414 + when configuring with --gen-parrot, pass --optimize to parrot's Configure.pl
3eceb87 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
415 + moved more operators to the setting and thus made them overloadable
416 + { %hash } now correctly constructs a hash, not a closure
417 + new, faster low level Signature type
418 + improved Signature introspection
7e34de6 @moritz mention new signature binder in ChangeLog
moritz authored
419 + new, much faster signature binder
073d5ed @jnthn Additions to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
420 + improved various error messages related to signature binding
421 + signature literals now supported
422 + binding of named arguments to positional parameters
423 + attributive parameters implemented
424 + package blocks now run as immediate blocks, as per the spec
425 + lexical variables declared outside of packages now visible inside them
836c8c8 @moritz mention spectest_smolder in README and ChangeLog
moritz authored
426
4b9cd2d @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
427 New in 2009-09 release
428 + updates to numeric operators: infix</>(Int, Int) creates a Rat
429 + Rat (rational) numbers
430 + overloadable builtin operators
48b5d4d @pmichaud Some ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
431 + contextual variables
432 + setting values in %*ENV now works
ea6448f @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
433 + partial support for trigonometric functions of complex numbers
434 + better handling of custom traits, many builtin traits moved to core setting
435 + improved type dispatch for builtin operators, type coercions
4b9cd2d @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
436
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
437 New in 2009-08 release
3d5359d @pmichaud More text updates in preparation for release.
pmichaud authored
438 + Rakudo must now be built from an installed parrot, and can be installed
9959b21 @moritz [docs] mentioned installed parrot in ChangeLog
moritz authored
439 itself
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
440 + separate Perl 6 meta class
441 + introspection on roles
442 + declaration of methods in the meta class by writing method ^newmethod($obj)
443 + :tree options for parent class, attribute and role introspection
3d5359d @pmichaud More text updates in preparation for release.
pmichaud authored
444 + allow some custom postcircumfix:<( )> methods
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
445 + moved more built-ins into the setting
446 + implement operators infix:<!%> (divisibility test) and prefix [||] and [//]
447 + updated ROADMAP in preparation for the Rakudo Star release
448 + instead of throwing nasty parse errors, Rakudo now informs you that feed
9520b46 @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
449 operators are not yet implemented
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
450 + improved testing: planless testing with done_testing(); better diagnostic
451 output from is()
9520b46 @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
452 + the syntax for embedded comments has changed
1c93b6b @moritz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
453 + embedded Pod comments are now recognized
9520b46 @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
454 + support for defining traits and applying them to routines, classes and roles
1c93b6b @moritz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
455 + "hides" trait (class A hides B { ... }), and "is hidden"
9520b46 @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
456 + better handling of slurpy and optional in multi-dispatch
457 + use of .?, .+ and .* with indirect calling form ($obj.+@cands)
458 + .can improved; now returns something usable as an iterator
459 + lastcall implemented
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
460
7187b9f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
461 New in 2009-07 release
fb0601a @jnthn Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored
462 + extensive refactor of the multi dispatch code to get closer to the spec
e7a7999 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
463 + better handling of named arguments in multi dispatch
fb0601a @jnthn Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored
464 + operators and traits can be defined in the setting
e7a7999 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
465 + basic implementation of the series and eqv operators
0b9d7af @moritz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
466 + refatored trait code to match updated specification
e7a7999 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
467 + implemented more cases of smartmatching against hashes
468 + fixed state variables to work with //= and ||= initialization
0b9d7af @moritz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
469 + improved testing: when Rakudo dies with 'Null PMC Access' it is never
470 considered a success
471 + implemented the :all flag to split which keeps captures
472 + added List.rotate builtin
473 + nextwith and callwith now also work properly with methods
474 + take() without outer gather now merely warns
fb0601a @jnthn Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored
475 + introspection of roles and attributes
7187b9f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
476
de1e9f0 @moritz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored
477 New in 2009-06 release
99cad48 @pmichaud Documentation updates for release.
pmichaud authored
478 + refactored and corrected object initialization (BUILD/CREATE)
de1e9f0 @moritz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored
479 + attributes initilizations can now use attributes defined earlier
480 + method calls are now faster
481 + basic safe mode that forbids IO and execution of external programs
482 + implemented meta operators for user defined operators
483 + initial implementation of Temporal (date/time related objects)
484 + type checking of implicit return values
485 + improved introspection methods
77f9d70 @pmichaud Some more updates in preparation for Thursday's release.
pmichaud authored
486 + cleaned up IO methods
1b06df8 @pmichaud More news.
pmichaud authored
487 + improved "is export" handling for modules and setting
77f9d70 @pmichaud Some more updates in preparation for Thursday's release.
pmichaud authored
488 + automatically transcode to iso-8859-1 for faster parsing when possible
489 + refactored and corrected assignment, .succ, .pred, C<++>, C<-->,
490 postcircumfix:<[ ]>, Whatever
491 + "module Foo;" now allows statements before it
99cad48 @pmichaud Documentation updates for release.
pmichaud authored
492 + improved Unicode string handling
493 + better support for Str increment/decrement in Unicode ranges
494 + many performance improvements
de1e9f0 @moritz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored
495
ffcde86 @moritz ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
496 New in 2009-05 release
97c7cec @pmichaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored
497 + updated docs/ROADMAP
0ce0f62 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
498 + basic support for custom operators
499 + operators can now be referenced as &infix:<+>
97c7cec @pmichaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored
500 + meta operator support for custom operators
0ce0f62 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
501 + cross-language library loading
222993f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
502 + stack traces now include source file name and line number
0ce0f62 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
503 + implemented Regex type
966ea72 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
504 + .WALK (parent classes in configurable order)
505 + .name method on routines
506 + refactored enums, thereby fixing many enum related bugs
507 + fixed namespace of eval()ed code
612bcf3 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
508 + implemented parallel dispatch (@objects>>.methods)
509 + initial support for «...» quotes
0ce0f62 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
510 + text files now default to utf8 encoding
966ea72 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
511 + fixes to Match.perl and Match.chunks
512 + implemented 'constant name = $value'
513 + documented build dependencies
222993f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
514 + grep() accepts general matcher, things like @list.grep(Int) work
515 + trigonometric functions (sin, cos, ...) now available via 'use Num :Trig'
b4f301d @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks.
jnthn authored
516 + qx{} quotes now work (except on Windows)
6685755 @jnthn Few extras for the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
517 + hyper-operators on hashes now work (%a >>+<< %b)
518 + initial implementation of $foo.@bar
519 + refactored wrap and unwrap to work with candidate lists; fixes some bugs
520 + refactored/improved callsame and callwith, and added nextsame and nextwith
521 (only work for dispatches of the form $foo.@bar and with wrap so far)
522 + partial implementation of .^parents and .^methods
b4f301d @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks.
jnthn authored
523 + can initialize attributes in terms of others
97c7cec @pmichaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored
524 + many other bug fixes and performance enhancements
ffcde86 @moritz ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
525
526 New in 2009-04 release (#16, "Bratislava")
5c8015e @jnthn Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for co…
jnthn authored
527 + wrap and unwrap for subroutines
528 + calling a method on a Whatever star generates a closure
529 + 1+*, *+1 and others generate closures (*-1 missing)
530 + Associative, Positional and Callable are now parametric roles
531 + typed arrays and hashes
532 + parametric role subtyping (R[T1] ~~ R[T2] where T1 ~~ T2)
533 + .invert and .push on Hashes
534 + enforce return types of subroutines (partial implementation)
535 + parallel testing
536 + Configure.pl now supports passing options to parrot's Configure
537 + support for lexical subroutines and multis
538 + implemented \c[character name] in double quoted strings and regexes
539 + implemented Perl 5 regexes
540 + rx/.../ regex quoting
f68de36 @moritz [docs] typo (vim-o?) in ChangeLog
moritz authored
541 + sockets support has been added (IO::Socket)
5c19526 @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
542 + 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
543 + moved many methods to the setting
544 + exporting and importing by tags, support :DEFAULT export tag
545 + implemented START blocks
546 + implemented roots builtin
547 + implemented .ast on Match objects
5c19526 @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
548 + added Match.caps and Match.chunks
5c8015e @jnthn Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for co…
jnthn authored
549 + split() now supports limits in all cases
5c19526 @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
550 + prefix:<=> and the "fish operator" ( =<> ) are now gone
5c8015e @jnthn Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for co…
jnthn authored
551 + .readline is now .get
552 + roles are now punned on any method call on the role
553 + many other bug fixes
370dd76 @moritz [docs] update to ChangeLog
moritz authored
554
db1e872 @pmichaud Final ChangeLog for release #15.
pmichaud authored
555 New in 2009-03 release (#15, "Oslo")
84920ea @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
556 + implemented $*PROGRAM_NAME magical variable
557 + outer lexicals are now visible in eval()
4947aea @moritz [ChangeLog] mention last/next working in grep()
moritz authored
558 + next, last etc. work in grep()
80344fd @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
559 + added R metaoperator
84920ea @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
560 + add an initial draft of Match.perl
4ec17da @pmichaud ChangeLog update.
pmichaud authored
561 + refactor Grammar and Match class hierarchy
562 + fix if/unless/while/until/for/... on line after close curlies
563 + add Q quoting, including Q:PIR
80344fd @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
564 + added "state" variables
cba1557 @jnthn Add a few more bits to the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
565 + //= fixed to short-circuit, and added short-circuiting &&= and ||=
566 + multi-subs now have the Multi type and have a .candidates method
567 + multi-method dispatch now looks up the class hierarchy
568 + various fixes to using roles as type constraints
569 + support bare sigils in signatures
80344fd @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
570 + more methods and functions moved to (Perl 6) setting
cba1557 @jnthn Add a few more bits to the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
571 + many other bug fixes
80344fd @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
572
4bb9d8d @pmichaud Rename NEWS to ChangeLog, since that's what it really represents.
pmichaud authored
573 New in 2009-02 release (#14, "Vienna")
574 + first release independent of Parrot releases
575 + passing 7076 spectests (+796 since 2009-01 release)
576 + build and use fakecutable (perl6.exe) by default
577 + redesigned build, configuration, and test subsystems
578 + add settings/ directory for builtins written in Perl 6 (was "prelude")
579 + improve diagnostics in Test.pm
580 + allow anonymous classes via C<::>
581 + re-use existing parameterized roles instead of creating new ones
582 + roles now pun classes when .new is called on them
583 + 'proto' now marks all same-named routines as 'multi'
584 + XopX is now Xop
585 + implement <-> (rw) pointy blocks
586 + added min= and max= metaoperators
587 + many many bugfixes
588 + publish release schedule
589 + documentation improvements
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