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acc9484 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Aug 27, 2012
1 New in 2012.09
2 + class Iterable does not inherit from class Cool anymore
3 + basic macro unquoting
4 + basic support for m:P5/.../ regexes
91e9725 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Sep 2, 2012
5 + support for indirect type names in routine and type declarations
acc9484 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Aug 27, 2012
6
4fe23e7 @moritz implement tclc
moritz authored Jul 24, 2012
7 New in 2012.08
8 + tclc implemented
85541f0 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jul 31, 2012
9 + --> ReturnType in signatures and prefix type constraints of routine return
5e1b9a8 @jnthn ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored Aug 4, 2012
10 types are honored
96699c0 @jnthn Be a little more precise/informative about magnitude of memory improv…
jnthn authored Jul 30, 2012
11 + reduced memory usage at build time by around 35% - 40%
8c740aa @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jul 29, 2012
12 + the argument to IO::Socket.recv is now interpreted as a number of characters
13 + enum lists and arguments to parametric roles are now evaluated at compile time
7b678c3 @jnthn Mention PIRT.
jnthn authored Jul 30, 2012
14 + switched to new internal AST and backend representations (QAST and PIRT)
3a20b76 @moritz remove some deprecated subs and methods
moritz authored Jul 30, 2012
15 + removed deprecated routines Str.bytes and Str.lcfirst/&lcfirst
7c4c8b1 @moritz mention trait exception improvements in ChangeLog
moritz authored Jul 30, 2012
16 + errors from traits now contain file name and line number
e3d4092 @moritz update ChangeLog with IO::{File,Dir} removal
moritz authored Aug 1, 2012
17 + IO::File and IO::Dir have been removed
5e1b9a8 @jnthn ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored Aug 4, 2012
18 + inliner has been improved and can inline a wider range of routines
19 + simple implementation of the 'soft' pragma
20 + fixed over-eager treatment of numeric literals as int rather than Int in cases
21 where they appeared each side of an infix operator
78c5c17 @moritz Detect and carp at circular module loading
moritz authored Aug 7, 2012
22 + detect circularities in module loading
449f30f @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Aug 15, 2012
23 + sigilless variables in signatures when proeceed by | or \
de84a76 @jnthn Some more ChangeLog bits.
jnthn authored Aug 15, 2012
24 + prevented blocks that declare variables turning into hash constructors
25 + made pre-compilation complain if dependencies are not pre-compiled yet
26 + fixed interpolation of double-quoted strings in regexes
27 + fixed issue with Num.new not being friendly to subclassing
28 + implemented handling of complex numbers in Str.Numeric
4fe23e7 @moritz implement tclc
moritz authored Jul 24, 2012
29
f2e4257 @pmichaud Deprecate SAFE.setting in favor of RESTRICTED.setting.
pmichaud authored Jun 22, 2012
30 New in 2012.07
31 + Deprecated SAFE.setting in favor of RESTRICTED.setting
582c906 @moritz allow ranges to interpolate into argument lists
moritz authored Jun 23, 2012
32 + Ranges can now interpolate in argument lists
3a0e404 @jnthn Add a note on meta-object improvement to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Jun 24, 2012
33 + The built-in meta-objects (such as Metamodel::ClassHOW) now inherit from Any
88a9d69 @moritz add :enc/:encoding support to &open
moritz authored Jun 27, 2012
34 + &open now supports :enc/:encoding
cfe8e56 @moritz brush up ChangeLog
moritz authored Jul 19, 2012
35 + Exception.fail, .resumable and .resume
36 + Changed &dir to return IO::Path objects, not strings
5ee1f1e @pmichaud Deprecate .ucfirst and .lcfirst, per the current synopses (RT #114012).
pmichaud authored Jul 6, 2012
37 + Deprecated .bytes, .ucfirst, and .lcfirst
55cf00a @moritz [docs/ChangeLog] &spurt, &slurp with :bin
moritz authored Jul 14, 2012
38 + &slurp now supports :bin
39 + &spurt implemented
cfe8e56 @moritz brush up ChangeLog
moritz authored Jul 19, 2012
40 + cleaned up Version implementation
41 + fixed :s file test
42 + recognize obosolete rand() and rand(N) forms at compile time
43 + anonymous subset types 'subset :: of Int where { $_ > 0 }'
f2e4257 @pmichaud Deprecate SAFE.setting in favor of RESTRICTED.setting.
pmichaud authored Jun 22, 2012
44
038718f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] mention Match.gist
masak authored May 23, 2012
45 New in 2012.06
5cff505 @moritz note some qbootstrap changes in ChangeLog
moritz authored May 27, 2012
46 + Rakudo is now compiled with the same regex engine as user-space regexes use
0e8d1a1 @pmichaud Some ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored Jun 21, 2012
47 + transitive longest-token matching in protoregexes
038718f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] mention Match.gist
masak authored May 23, 2012
48 + changed the output of Match.gist
525a664 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored May 24, 2012
49 + string to number conversion now fails for non-numbers
8d6dbe6 @moritz update ChangeLog and ROADMAP with str-numeric merge
moritz authored May 25, 2012
50 + string to number conversion now recognizes radix notation
525a664 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored May 24, 2012
51 + string incrementation is now aware of more scripts
52 + <|w> word boundary in regexes implemented
4904b02 @moritz note exception stuff in ChangeLog
moritz authored May 25, 2012
53 + more errors from within the meta model now contain line number and file name
61e6739 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored May 29, 2012
54 + &push and &unshift functions can now autovivify
55 + user-defined operators properly participate in LTM
1d48515 @moritz note -O2 changes in ChangeLog
moritz authored Jun 3, 2012
56 + Rakudo's C code is now compiled with optimization switches turned on
a441882 @moritz basic module loading tracing
moritz authored Jun 5, 2012
57 + basic module loading tracing with the RAKUDO_MODULE_DEBUG=1 env variable
cd26962 @jnthn Add a ChangeLog entry about LTM.
jnthn authored Jun 7, 2012
58 + longest token matching with alternations
fd04ae0 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jun 10, 2012
59 + require with argument list
de72404 @moritz note module-trace merge in ChangeLog
moritz authored Jun 12, 2012
60 + compile time errors in loaded modules now show a module loading backtrace
0e8d1a1 @pmichaud Some ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored Jun 21, 2012
61 + improved list and .map handling
4d79923 @jnthn Make | flattening work on pairs, which flatten as named arguments.
jnthn authored Jun 21, 2012
62 + can now use | to flatten a pair into an argument list as a named argument
038718f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] mention Match.gist
masak authored May 23, 2012
63
5552804 @moritz fill in some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored May 1, 2012
64 New in 2012.05
65 + meta ops //=, ||= and &&= now short-circuit properly
66 + Failure objects don't blow up the REPL anymore
67 + allow case insensitive regex matches without ICU in limited cases
68 + %*ENV now propagates into subprocesses
69 + RAKUDOLIB env variable supported in addition to PERL6LIB
93a44d7 @moritz Implement -M option
moritz authored May 2, 2012
70 + -I and -M command line options
7836d2f @moritz implement $?LINE and $?FILE
moritz authored May 2, 2012
71 + $?LINE and $?FILE variables
dd66583 @jnthn Updated ChangeLog.
jnthn authored May 6, 2012
72 + warnings now include line number from program, not from CORE.setting
73 + reduction meta-operator on list-associative ops now has correct semantics
74 + now have :th alias for :nth in Str.match
75 + import collisions now report the name of the module that is to blame
76 + ms// fixed
77 + <$x> in regexes caches the compiled regex, which can be a big performance win
78 + implemented temp and let
c2634bd @moritz pairs in traits have a Bool value, not Int
moritz authored May 8, 2012
79 + 'use' can now import by tag name
c4fd56d @tadzik [Changelog] Fix a tyop
tadzik authored May 17, 2012
80 + 'use' with positional arguments
72358bd @moritz update changelog
moritz authored May 8, 2012
81 + lib.pm
c2634bd @moritz pairs in traits have a Bool value, not Int
moritz authored May 8, 2012
82 + updated calling conventions for traits
30c0796 @jnthn ChangeLog update.
jnthn authored May 8, 2012
83 + implemented fff flip-flop operator; improvements to ff form also
b09c6f8 @moritz remove . from default @*INC
moritz authored May 8, 2012
84 + removed current directory from default library search path
4b16cae @moritz coerce arglist to import to an RPA
moritz authored May 8, 2012
85 + 'import' works
7a9b1e5 @jnthn Couple of extra ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored May 8, 2012
86 + symbols installed in EXPORT in all nested packages, not just UNIT::EXPORT
87 + enumeration types can be used as roles
88 + END phasers now run when program ends with exit or an exception
6a660de @moritz three more changelog items
moritz authored May 11, 2012
89 + fix Rat.floor and .ceiling to work for large numbers
8523061 @jnthn Couple more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored May 12, 2012
90 + improved Rat stringification
6a660de @moritz three more changelog items
moritz authored May 11, 2012
91 + Real is now a role, as it should be
8523061 @jnthn Couple more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored May 12, 2012
92 + implemented < foo bar baz > syntax for alternations in regexes
93 + implemented <( and )> syntax for setting from/to of match in regexes
e9e7a27 @moritz update ChangeLog and ROADMAP
moritz authored May 12, 2012
94 + support for non-Int enums
95 + basic support for Version literals
570f2bb @jnthn Few ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored May 14, 2012
96 + chmod now available as a function
97 + roundrobin implemented
98 + fixed a bug in precompilation of modules that use roles from other modules
eb05804 @jnthn Note pack and unpack in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored May 14, 2012
99 + basic implementation of pack and unpack
1e35759 @jnthn Note about l-value substr in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored May 15, 2012
100 + implemented substr-rw, which provides an l-value (assignable) substring
22c12b0 @jnthn First crack at <~~> in regexes. Note that <~~0> and <~~beer> are NYI,…
jnthn authored May 16, 2012
101 + implemented <~~> (recursive call into self) syntax in regexes
2b96819 @moritz rename "lazy" to "LAZY" to avoid confusion with lazy lists
moritz authored May 16, 2012
102 + 'LAZY' statement prefix
72358bd @moritz update changelog
moritz authored May 8, 2012
103
b1d764d @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Apr 24, 2012
104 New in 2012.04.1
105 + autvivification for arrays and hashes
106 + more robust module precompilation
107 + improved infrastructure for calling C code
108 + $.foo style calls now contextualize correctly
7334a53 @pmichaud Typo fix; replace "infix cmp" with "&infix:<cmp>".
pmichaud authored Apr 24, 2012
109 + &infix:<cmp> now return members of the Order enum in all cases
b1d764d @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Apr 24, 2012
110 + --doc=format now loads Pod::To::format and uses it for rendering
111 + 'lib/' is no longer in the default include path
112 + improved Parameter.perl
113 + add .changed, .modified and .accessed methods to IO
114 + improved --help output
115 + install precompiled test module for speedup
116 + fixed printing of backtraces when regexes are in the call chain
117 + case insensitive regex matches now also work for interpolated variables
118
8d4f0c4 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Mar 31, 2012
119 New in 2012.04
120 + 'defined' is now a listop instead of a prefix op
121 + fixed :16('0d...')
ac083c5 @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog a little more.
jnthn authored Apr 14, 2012
122 + implemented simple interpolation in names in type declarations (class ::(const) { })
123 + $=POD renamed to $=pod
124 + fixed slicing of non-lists with infinite ranges
125 + fixed accidental over-serialization, cutting ~300KB off each pre-compiled module
126 + scalar positionals no longer treated as slices
127 + implemented Routine.package
128 + join will now always reify at least 4 elements of a list if possible
129 + warnings now have line numbers
130 + brought back Str.indent
131 + ban declaring pseudo-packages, with a helpful error
132 + a name followed by :: now returns .WHO, so Foo::<&bar> style lookups work
133 + Exception.Bool now returns true
1501f51 @jnthn Update ChangeLog a little.
jnthn authored Apr 16, 2012
134 + avoided re-parsing of longname, which speeds up the parse a bit overall
135 + implemented MY, CALLER, OUTER, UNIT, CORE, SETTING and DYNAMIC pseudo-packages
136 + implemented ::<$x> and ::{'$x'} style lookups
137 + some small optimizations to various Str built-ins and MapIter
95a6d8c @moritz update changelog and release announcement a bit
moritz authored Apr 17, 2012
138 + improved --doc output
73b1756 @coke update ChangeLog slightly
coke authored Apr 19, 2012
139 + added $*PERL
140 + implemented IO::ArgFiles.slurp
8d4f0c4 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Mar 31, 2012
141
1c93f3c @moritz bump NQP revision
moritz authored Feb 24, 2012
142 New in 2012.03
143 + updated to dyncall 0.7
7a58a0d @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Feb 29, 2012
144 + infix:<eqv> now autothreads over junctions
145 + more typed exceptions
4536120 @jnthn A couple of ChangeLog notes about the effects of bs.
jnthn authored Mar 1, 2012
146 + pre-compiled modules/settings are now serialized, not re-built on load
147 + startup time is now about 25% of what it once was
6d0c4a5 @jnthn Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Mar 1, 2012
148 + significant memory and time reduction (~40%) when pre-compiling modules/settings
149 + BEGIN and CHECK now work in r-value context
150 + constant declarator now works with non-literals on the RHS
151 + implemented Set, Bag, KeySet and KeyBag types
42695ea @moritz add :ex and :nth adverbs to ChangeLog
moritz authored Mar 4, 2012
152 + implemented :exhaustive and :nth match adverbs
df250d8 @jnthn Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Mar 7, 2012
153 + implemented ENTER, LEAVE, KEEP and UNDO phasers
154 + implemented FIRST, NEXT and LAST phasers in for loops
155 + implemented START phaser, including use of it in r-value context
156 + implemented also syntax for adding traits inside a block/package
b2505be @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added macros and quasis
masak authored Mar 19, 2012
157 + implemented macro declarations and quasi quotes (sans placeholders)
bd6fdeb @moritz add anon enums to ChangeLog
moritz authored Mar 10, 2012
158 + implemented anonymous enums
8c7747b @moritz [ChangeLog]: note that scoped multis now die
moritz authored Mar 16, 2012
159 + 'our multi' now dies (used to ignore the 'our')
169bc80 @jnthn Couple more ChangeLog notes.
jnthn authored Mar 19, 2012
160 + implemented PRE and POST phasers
161 + ~25% performance improvement to array indexing
1c93f3c @moritz bump NQP revision
moritz authored Feb 24, 2012
162
0bcf489 @jnthn Start on this month's ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Jan 27, 2012
163 New in 2012.02
164 + catch duplicate accessor generation required of "has $.x; has @.x;"
a39d86a @jnthn More ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored Feb 11, 2012
165 + many more typed exceptions thrown
0bcf489 @jnthn Start on this month's ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Jan 27, 2012
166 + undeclared attributes mentioned in signatures now caught at compile time
167 + empty Buf is now False in boolean context
168 + implemented <prior>
169 + implemented /<Foo::Bar::baz>/ syntax
170 + /<x>/ can call a predeclared lexical regex x
a39d86a @jnthn More ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored Feb 10, 2012
171 + conjugate is now called conj
172 + enumeration values .gist to just the key, not the full name
c96ad7d @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Feb 11, 2012
173 + <!> in regexes fixed
a39d86a @jnthn More ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored Feb 10, 2012
174 + implemented Match.make(...) method
175 + better error reporting for improper use of nextsame and friends
176 + initializers now parsed as part of a variable declarator
177 + trailing whitespace now removed from Pod declarator blocks
178 + List.tree made more useful
179 + implemented rename and copy functions
180 + ().pick and ().roll now return Nil
181 + default MAIN usage message includes .WHY of the candidates
182 + X::Base eliminated in favor of Exception
183 + various range iteration fixes; Num ranges now produce Num lists
184 + LHS of the xx operator is now thunked
185 + can now declare state/constant/our in regexes (before, only :my worked)
c96ad7d @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Feb 11, 2012
186 + improved backtraces
187 + catch constructs that require an invocant but don't have one
188 + catch uses of virtual method calls in submethods and attribute initializers
189 + improved parsing and performance of reduction meta operators
6b1cbaa @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Feb 13, 2012
190 + Rat arithmetic now properly defaults to Num if the denominator is too big
191 + FatRat implemented
ac5d99f @jnthn A few more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Feb 19, 2012
192 + implemented long forms of regex adverbs (e.g. "ignorecase" maps to "i")
193 + fixed "but True" and "but False"
194 + object hashes, with the my %h{SomeObjectType} syntax
195 + implemented Int($x) style coercions
41349bf @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added one more change
masak authored Feb 23, 2012
196 + implemented Capture.perl
0bcf489 @jnthn Start on this month's ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Jan 27, 2012
197
de59b4b @jnthn Start a ChangeLog for the month, so we don't have it all to do right …
jnthn authored Jan 9, 2012
198 New in 2012.01
199 + -c command line option re-implemented
200 + take flattening bug fixed
201 + duplicate named parameter names detected
202 + fixed clone being too shallow with regard to containers
203 + fixed negative modulo for bigint
204 + better Routine.perl
205 + .DEFINITE macro implemented
f5da44b @jnthn Mention Cygwin build fixes in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Jan 20, 2012
206 + .^methods, .^attributes and .^parents now support :excl (the new default) and :all
8d9c2fe @jnthn Update ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Jan 20, 2012
207 + Array.delete implemented
208 + restored basic -n and -p functionality
209 + improved parameter introspection
210 + fixed operations on bigints when the first operand had been mixed in to
211 + fixed multi-dispatch narrowness calculation for native types
212 + binding to array and hash elements
213 + added Order enumeration, and updated cmp and <=> to use it
214 + adding various missing magicals, such as &?ROUTINE and ::?ROLE
215 + accessor generation for my $.x and our $.x cases
216 + fixed @x>>.() (hyper-invocation)
217 + updated Complex.Str to match current spec
218 + fixed eval to see GLOBAL properly
219 + implemented 0 but Answer(42) style mix-ins
220 + fixed various issues in scoping/handling of $/
221 + fixed usage of make in a regex (previously, only worked in action methods)
222 + optimized Range.roll and Range.pick for large ranges
f5da44b @jnthn Mention Cygwin build fixes in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Jan 20, 2012
223 + fixed non-numeric, no-Str ranges
224 + fixed build on Cygwin
70b2ce7 @moritz 2012.01 release announcement
moritz authored Jan 22, 2012
225 + fixed regex backtracking into subrules and captures
de59b4b @jnthn Start a ChangeLog for the month, so we don't have it all to do right …
jnthn authored Jan 9, 2012
226
4a57bd7 @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Nov 22, 2011
227 New in 2011.12
228 + improved protoregex support, including NFA caching
229 + <before ...> and <after ...> (lookahead and lookbehind)
230 + backslash sequences in character classes
231 + fixed quantified captures and :r interaction bug
de08cc8 @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Nov 26, 2011
232 + optimized match object construction, ListIter, substr and chomp
233 + improved performance of send/get on sockets
09097de @jnthn Couple of ChangeLog additions.
jnthn authored Nov 26, 2011
234 + optimizer detects missing private methods and simplifies calls (level 3 only)
de08cc8 @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Nov 26, 2011
235 + fixed some issues when an array was assigned to itself, maybe using .=
236 + implemented .wrap and .unwrap, plus wrap handles with a .restore method
f70f20a @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Dec 6, 2011
237 + implemented .trans on strings
238 + unicode properties can be matched against in regexes
239 + binding to @, % and & sigils now checks for the appropriate role
240 + assignments to variables declared with the & sigil now checked for Callable
241 + typed hashes, partial support for typed arrays
242 + some parametric role fixes
243 + can now use but operator with a type object
244 + smartmatching of regexes against arrays and hashes
245 + socket IO now implements .write and custom input line separators
246 + implemented getc
247 + implemented .WALK
248 + implemented ff, ^ff, ff^ and ^ff^
249 + implemented .REPR macro
3b7a158 @moritz update ChangeLog in preparation for the 2011.12 release
moritz authored Dec 22, 2011
250 + implemented Proxy class
251 + some typed errors are now thrown from within the compiler
252 + stubbed methods from roles now require those methods to be implemented
253 + updated docs/ROADMAP
254 + .WHICH now returns ObjAt objects
98040f5 @moritz preliminary release annoucement
moritz authored Dec 22, 2011
255 + defining new operators
4a57bd7 @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Nov 21, 2011
256
cbc652c @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored Oct 26, 2011
257 New in 2011.11
0bd4922 @jnthn Update changelog a little.
jnthn authored Nov 15, 2011
258 + CATCH blocks are now much closer to spec
9bc820b @jnthn Case consistency fix in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Nov 17, 2011
259 + big integer support
260 + basic protoregex support with NFA-driven LTM for some declarative constructs
cbc652c @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored Oct 26, 2011
261 + correct default values for natively typed variables
262 + fixed initialization of state variables
16b498b @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Nov 3, 2011
263 + improved support for natively typed variables
264 + catch more uses of undeclared variables
265 + splice() is now implemented
adb4caa @jnthn Note uniq() in ChangeLog (colomon++).
jnthn authored Nov 17, 2011
266 + uniq() is now implemented
16b498b @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Nov 3, 2011
267 + several runtime errors now throw properly typed error objects
268 + various performance improvements, for example to the X meta op and Str.succ
269 + improved support for MAIN argument parsing
0bd4922 @jnthn Update changelog a little.
jnthn authored Nov 15, 2011
270 + fixed lexicals/recursion bug
5390ac6 @jnthn Note copy in the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Nov 17, 2011
271 + IO.copy is now implemented
cbc652c @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored Oct 26, 2011
272
739000f @moritz fill ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored Oct 4, 2011
273 New in 2011.10
05d6117 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Oct 16, 2011
274 + operators and functions with native type arguments
275 + detection of call to undefined routines at CHECK time
276 + various optimizations: inlining of operators, CHECK time dispatch decisions
739000f @moritz fill ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored Oct 4, 2011
277 + performance improvements of MapIter
278 + support @$foo style derefencing/coercion
279 + Exception.backtrace
f56944f @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Oct 6, 2011
280 + eval() has stopped to catch exceptions
739000f @moritz fill ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored Oct 4, 2011
281
313b687 @moritz add some few ChangeLog entries
moritz authored Sep 21, 2011
282 New in 2011.09
283 + Rewritten meta object protocol and object storage
284 + many speedups
a979ded @jnthn Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Sep 21, 2011
285 + Int, Num and Str are now far more lightweight
313b687 @moritz add some few ChangeLog entries
moritz authored Sep 21, 2011
286 + much more robust handling of infinite list
287 + basic LoL (List of Lists) support
288 + :U and :D type modifiers
a979ded @jnthn Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Sep 21, 2011
289 + protos and multis now conform to the new spec
313b687 @moritz add some few ChangeLog entries
moritz authored Sep 21, 2011
290 + improved enum support
291 + basic 'constant' declarator
292 + .WHAT and friends as macros
293 + chrs sub and method
294 + support for .gist
295 + run() has been renamed to shell() to conform to current spec
296 + hyper methods now descend into nested data structures
297 + basic safe mode (through --seting=SAFE)
298 + recording and reporting of test timings (tools/test_summary.pl)
299 + Pod parsing and --pod=text option
300 + basic support for .WHY
a979ded @jnthn Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Sep 21, 2011
301 + greatly improved BEGIN-time support
302 + traits applied at BEGIN time for packages, routines and attributes
303 + parametric roles reify types properly, fixing many bugs
304 + better handling of type variables
305 + support $?CLASS, which is generic in roles
306 + support import/export of custom meta-objects for built in package declarators
307 + custom meta-objects can override method dispatch
308 + faster, allocation-free multi-dispatch cache
309 + a custom BUILD does not suppress default values
310 + undeclared attributes detected and reported at compile time
311 + basic support for native int/num types on lexical variables
312 + int/num as attributes are stored compactly in the object body
313b687 @moritz add some few ChangeLog entries
moritz authored Sep 21, 2011
313
c2194d6 @moritz copy ChangeLog from 2011.07
moritz authored Sep 21, 2011
314 New in 2011.07
315 + fractional powers of negative numbers now result in Complex numbers
316 + obtain spectests from a specific branch of the `roast' repo
317 + fix bug that prevented build on systems with little RAM
318
319 New in 2011.06
320 + added take-rw built-in
321 + numerous build system improvements
322 + assignment now evaluates arguments right-to-left
323
324 New in 2011.05 release
325 + added a call counter for builtins in Perl 6-level subroutines
326 + gcd (greatest common divisor) and lcm (largest common multiple) operators
327 + build system improvements
328 + added --ignore-parrot-rev option to Configure.pl
329 + Configure.pl now creates "config.status" file
330 + fixed relational operators when used with NaN
331 + implemented Int.base
332 + speedup smart-matching against numbers and Str.comb with default arguments
333 + added RAKUDO_SUBLOG environment var for tracking subroutine calls
334 + overall performance speedups
335
887bb5b @tadzik Noted indent in the Changelog
tadzik authored Apr 18, 2011
336 New in 2011.04 release
337 + implemented Str.indent
e09cb7e @moritz [docs] add two more entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored Apr 20, 2011
338 + A new, much simpler API and implemention of IO::Socket::INET
339 + Unified error messages to use "Cannot"
887bb5b @tadzik Noted indent in the Changelog
tadzik authored Apr 18, 2011
340
14319fc @moritz make assignment type check errors more informative
moritz authored Feb 19, 2011
341 New in 2011.03 release
342 + improved error message on type check failure in assignment
4290515 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog for 2011.03 release
moritz authored Mar 15, 2011
343 + -n and -p command line options
344 + Test.pm's skip() now has argument ordering consistent with todo()
345 + implemented complex conjugation
346 + more IO methods related to stat
14319fc @moritz make assignment type check errors more informative
moritz authored Feb 19, 2011
347
d6cfc94 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jan 26, 2011
348 New in 2011.02 release
d52af1a @moritz [docs] braino, moritz--, jnthn++
moritz authored Jan 26, 2011
349 + IPv6 support
d6cfc94 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jan 26, 2011
350 + more robust numeric exponentation
351 + --ll-backtrace command line option for PIR level stack traces
f4ec358 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Feb 12, 2011
352 + future-proof for upcoming generational garbage collector in parrot
353 + various constructs now return Nil
354 + infix:<orelse> implemented
cea2411 [docs] Mentioned xor changes in ChangeLog.
Kodi Arfer authored Feb 15, 2011
355 + infix:<^^> and infix:<xor> improved
f4ec358 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Feb 12, 2011
356 + negation metaoperator is now restricted to operators that return Bool
d6cfc94 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jan 26, 2011
357
c9bc28f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jan 1, 2011
358 New in 2011.01 release
ea8c88a @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jan 11, 2011
359 + faster subroutine calls (type cache)
c9bc28f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jan 1, 2011
360 + 'handles RoleName' now works
361 + Test.pm: s/done_testing/done/
ea8c88a @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jan 11, 2011
362 + non-spec debugging pragma Devel::Trace
363 + improved parsing of keyword boundaries
388eed7 @moritz another ChangeLog entry
moritz authored Jan 18, 2011
364 + sped up .comb
c9bc28f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jan 1, 2011
365
2865b9d @moritz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
moritz authored Dec 15, 2010
366 New in 2010.12 release
b2440a5 @nunorc [release] update changelog and add announcement
nunorc authored Dec 23, 2010
367 + new .trans algorithm
2865b9d @moritz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
moritz authored Dec 15, 2010
368 + fixed $*PID on MacOS X
b2440a5 @nunorc [release] update changelog and add announcement
nunorc authored Dec 23, 2010
369 + don't register names of anon types
370 + configuration improvements
371 + updated Any functions
372 + fix $*IN_DECL leakage
373 + implemented Hash.hash
374 + Temporal updates
e9cf790 @nunorc [release] changelog updates, tadzik++ for pointing out changes
nunorc authored Dec 23, 2010
375 + Buf.decode fixed
376 + open() fixed for binary flag
2865b9d @moritz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
moritz authored Dec 15, 2010
377
9256321 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Nov 15, 2010
378 New in 2010.11 release
379 + now works with parrot on git
380 + implemented qw//
381 + 5x speedup of .trans
382 + various improvements to Set
383 + don't use deprecated charset ops anymore
7b94fc9 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] updated
masak authored Nov 18, 2010
384 + Bool.Bool and Bool.so now return False
385 + implemented &elems
386 + improved error for Date.new(Str)
387 + improvement on hyperoperators
388 + indexings like .[0 .. *-1] work now
9256321 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Nov 15, 2010
389
13c8a23 @moritz [docs] update Changelog with require and Bool stringification
moritz authored Sep 24, 2010
390 New in 2010.10 release
391 + True and False now stringify according to the specification
392 + basic form of 'require' for run time module loading
f523366 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Sep 27, 2010
393 + warnings from the setting now produce line numbers in the users' program
8711e05 Updated ChangeLog.
Kodi Arfer authored Oct 11, 2010
394 + local time zone available as $*TZ
0647023 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Oct 15, 2010
395 + more consistent line numbers from warnings
396 + getting and setting attributes via introspection
397 + implement samespace, ms// and ss///
398 + hyper operator invoving = can now modify their arguments
399 + speed up Str.flip by over a factor of 100
13c8a23 @moritz [docs] update Changelog with require and Bool stringification
moritz authored Sep 24, 2010
400
401 New in 2010.09 release
323a672 @masak [ChangeLog] new IO methods
masak authored Sep 15, 2010
402 + new methods on IO concerning the modify and access time of files
d84752d Implemented Instants and Durations.
Kodi Arfer authored Aug 27, 2010
403 + S32::Temporal now completely implemented
404 + Instants and Durations
9993bb2 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Sep 12, 2010
405 + speedup for slurp() and .reverse built-ins
0d6d574 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Sep 7, 2010
406 + various improvements to the Set type
a93dcb6 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Sep 11, 2010
407 + revamp of series operator code, and adaption to new spec
408 + implement ...^ up-to-but-excluding-series operator
409 + allow :r and :ratchet modifiers on regex quoting constructs
52bf6f3 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored Sep 15, 2010
410 + Bool.pick
411 + significantly improved enum implementation
d84752d Implemented Instants and Durations.
Kodi Arfer authored Aug 27, 2010
412
c1e19af @moritz update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored Aug 9, 2010
413 New in 2010.08 release
fcf4f36 @moritz adverbs for m//
moritz authored Aug 10, 2010
414 + syntactic adverbs on substitutions, rx quotes and m//, e.g. '$x ~~ s:2nd/a/b/'
c1e19af @moritz update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored Aug 9, 2010
415 + updated ROADMAP
416 + speedups for integer operations
7530af5 @mathw Update ChangeLog for 2010.08 release.
mathw authored Aug 19, 2010
417 + the Match class's .perl method now produces useful, roundtrippable Perl code
418 + the MAIN subroutine can now parse short arguments
419 + the cmp and <=> operators now work on more numeric types
420 + the Buf class now has .pack and .unpack methods with partial functionality
421 + numeric bitshift operators now have the correct precedence
422 + smartmatch against True or False is now an error
96a0ffe @moritz allow all the adverbs on s/// that Cool.subst understands
moritz authored Jul 24, 2010
423
c6a829d @moritz add "handles" to ChangeLog
moritz authored Jun 20, 2010
424 New in 2010.07 release
425 + support for delegation via 'handles'
66ca1a7 @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored Jul 13, 2010
426 + implemented binding with := and read-only binding with ::=
427 + implement OS related built-ins like mkdir, cwd
428 + improved diagnostics in Test.pm
429 + basic binary IO, buffer encoding and decoding
430 + magic $*ARGFILE file handle
431 + more robust closures
432 + multi-level Array and Hash element autovivification
3370f07 @moritz update ChnageLog
moritz authored Jul 20, 2010
433 + perl6 --version now identifies the exact git sha1 and parrot version
66ca1a7 @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored Jul 13, 2010
434 + implemented 'is rw' trait on classes
36c5464 @moritz switch file tests to $filename.IO ~~ :e; implement IO.z
moritz authored Jul 18, 2010
435 + file tests now work through IO, ie. 'README'.IO ~~ :e
3370f07 @moritz update ChnageLog
moritz authored Jul 20, 2010
436 + generic, multi-level Whatever-currying (eg grep !(* % 2), @list)
afd65e7 @jnthn Couple more ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored Jul 23, 2010
437 + improved error reporting in many cases, especially multi-method dispatch
3370f07 @moritz update ChnageLog
moritz authored Jul 20, 2010
438 + implemented backtracking into capturing groups and subrules
439 + phasers refactored, they can now return results and see the setting
440 + custom circumfix operators
441 + basic .wrap and .unwrap implementation
442 + weighted Hash.pick
443 + .perl on custom classes now dumps attributes
afd65e7 @jnthn Couple more ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored Jul 23, 2010
444 + Basic implementation of the ==> and <== feed operators
445 + Int ~~ Num is no longer true, as per spec; use Numeric instead
937177e @jnthn Also a note in the ChangeLog about enum improvements.
jnthn authored Jul 23, 2010
446 + Improvements to enumerations
c6a829d @moritz add "handles" to ChangeLog
moritz authored Jun 20, 2010
447
e36cbae @moritz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored May 23, 2010
448 New in 2010.06 release
f17fe96 @moritz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored Jun 17, 2010
449 + new list model with immutable iterators, lots of fixes to lists and arrays
e36cbae @moritz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored May 23, 2010
450 + variable interpolation into regexes
5940b25 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored May 29, 2010
451 + compile time Whatever currying for infix, prefix and postfix operators
736bef8 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] some further updates
masak authored Jun 17, 2010
452 + autoprinting in the REPL shell
453 + in @*INC, the current directory '.' now comes at the end, as in Perl 5
454 + basic Buf implementation: Str.encode/Buf.decode work for UTF-8
dd8b9f0 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored May 30, 2010
455 + proper Perl 6 match objects
456 + Backtraces with Perl 6 subroutine names and line numbers
fca899b @moritz add MAIN to ChangeLog
moritz authored Jun 14, 2010
457 + MAIN and USAGE subs
f17fe96 @moritz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored Jun 17, 2010
458 + basic version of Str.trans
459 + mix-ins with non-roles (5 but 'string')
736bef8 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] some further updates
masak authored Jun 17, 2010
460 + @*ARGS is now read-write
461 + IO::Socket::INET again works in CORE
8a1a1a5 @masak [ChangeLog, announce] improvements
masak authored Jun 18, 2010
462 + hash and array slices have been greatly improved
f17fe96 @moritz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored Jun 17, 2010
463 + basic support for callframe() and CallFrame type
e36cbae @moritz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored May 23, 2010
464
d4bb7b2 @moritz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored May 19, 2010
465 New in 2010.05 release
65893e1 @colomon Work on release announcements.
colomon authored May 20, 2010
466 + implemented lexical and anonymous classes and roles
d4bb7b2 @moritz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored May 19, 2010
467 + manual pages are now installed
468 + the .match method now understand the adverbs :c; :p, :nth, :x, :g, :ov
469 + test reports with tools/test_summary.pl now record detailed timing information
470 + many improvements to numeric handling
471 + implemented S (sequential) meta operator
472 + fixed placeholder parameters ($^a, $^b)
473 + basic enum implementation
474 + implemented List.classify
d855135 @colomon Add a few more bits to the changelog.
colomon authored May 20, 2010
475 + turned on an additional 47 test files
476 + further improved error messages
477 + implement zero-argument versions of many binary operators
24e28a1 @colomon Some spell checking, mention Blizkost.
colomon authored May 20, 2010
478 + basic interoperation with Perl 5 through the external Blizkost project
d4bb7b2 @moritz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored May 19, 2010
479
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored Apr 2, 2010
480 New in 2010.04 release
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Apr 20, 2010
481 + interpolation of expression ending in postcircumfixes into double-quoted
482 strings (for example "cards: @cards.sort()")
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored Apr 2, 2010
483 + prefix and postfix hyper operators
484 + multi subs now work properly when lexically scoped
485 + implemented item assignment with tighter precedence than the comma operator
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Apr 20, 2010
486 + loading of .pm6 modules
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored Apr 2, 2010
487 + Basic implementation of Numeric and Real roles
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Apr 20, 2010
488 + implementation of DateTime and Date built-in types
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored Apr 2, 2010
489 + named regexes can be declared outside of grammars again
490 + support for numbers with arbitrary radix, including fractional numbers (:16<DEAD.BEEF>)
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Apr 20, 2010
491 + implemented fmt(), printf() note() and IO.getc built-in routines
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored Apr 2, 2010
492 + infix meta operators now inherit the precedence of the modified operator
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Apr 20, 2010
493 + &[+] short name for infix operators
494 + hash slices
495 + signature literals
98f05df @jnthn Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Apr 22, 2010
496 + smart-matching against signatures
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Apr 20, 2010
497 + more consistent implementation of prefix:<|> for interpolating things into
498 signatures
499 + better error message on accidental usa of Perl 5 features such as << as
500 bit shift operators, and catch many perl 5 magic variables
1f638cc @moritz [docs] another ChangeLog entry
moritz authored Apr 21, 2010
501 + implemented type Cool
98f05df @jnthn Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored Apr 22, 2010
502 + implemented anonymous classes and roles
503 + implemented $*PID
504 + method introspection works again
505 + better error message for calling non-existent routine in a namespace
506 + now run programs with the setting as an outer lexical scope, as per spec
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored Apr 2, 2010
507
a8d808f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored Mar 18, 2010
508 New in 2010.03 release
509 + The trigonometric functions and the Rat class have received numerous
510 updates, making them faster and more complete
511 + .^parent now works again
512 + The invocation logic has received various speedups
513 + Hash creation has been optimized
514 + Various improvement related to constant internal strings have led to
515 slight speedups
4c251d4 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] fixed typo, removed dup
masak authored Mar 18, 2010
516 + .pick, .sort, .keys, .values, .kv, sprintf were reimplemented, ported
517 from the old 'alpha' branch
a8d808f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored Mar 18, 2010
518 + The statement modifier for loop works again
519 + Various parsing bugs have been sorted out; one having to do with
520 closing curly braces at the end of a line not terminating the statement
6dd31df @jnthn Re-instate masak++ ChangeLog entries that I somehow managed to lose.
jnthn authored Mar 18, 2010
521 + .CREATE, .BUILDALL and .can in the OO system have received attention,
522 some of it leading to mild speedups
523 + $*PROGRAM_NAME and @*ARGS now work
4c251d4 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] fixed typo, removed dup
masak authored Mar 18, 2010
524 + Deferral works again (nextsame/nextwith/callsame/callwith)
6dd31df @jnthn Re-instate masak++ ChangeLog entries that I somehow managed to lose.
jnthn authored Mar 18, 2010
525 + Array.delete works again
d537cea @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored Mar 18, 2010
526 + Fixed .?, .+ and .* along with matching latest spec on .?
527 + Switch untyped variables to default to Any instead of Mu
528 + &foo lookup syntax works again (including for operators)
529 + Various cases of eqv operator implemented
530 + Make overriding postcircumfix:<( )> work again, this time per spec
531 + Make junctions of code objects invokable again
532 + Lazy implementation of the Z operator
533 + Added back @*INC
534 + Read-only %*ENV support
535 + Grammars work again
536 + Implemented regexes taking parameters
537 + Implemented proto-regex declarations
538 + Initial work on getting subset types working again
539 + Add back many of the file test methods
540 + Added docs/S11-Modules-proposal.pod documenting how we intend to handle
541 modules through Rakudo *
542 + First cut of locating and loading modules with a given version and/or
543 authority, and in absence of a requirement selection of the latest
544 version by default if multiple are available.
545 + Many improvements to the series operator
b4ed7c1 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added/changed a few quotation marks
masak authored Mar 18, 2010
546 + Implemented 'need' and a first cut of 'import'; 'use' works in terms
547 of them
d537cea @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored Mar 18, 2010
548 + Import is now into the lexical scope by default, as per spec
b4ed7c1 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added/changed a few quotation marks
masak authored Mar 18, 2010
549 + Removed requirement to hand-pre-compile .pm to .pir for use with 'use'
d537cea @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored Mar 18, 2010
550 + Improved multi-dispatch candidate not found errors to include details of
551 the available candidates
552 + Implemented 'use MONKEY_TYPING'
553 + Many cases of smart-match work again
554 + $x.Foo::bar() and $x.$y() work again
555 + $.foo(1,2,3) works again
855ecb5 @colomon Tweak changelog on metaops.
colomon authored Mar 18, 2010
556 + !, R, X and Z meta-operators work, albeit with some caveats
d537cea @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored Mar 18, 2010
557 + s/foo/bar/ and s[foo] = 'bar' substitution syntax implemented
558 + Array.rotate added back
559 + User defined operators (prefix, postfix, infix) working again
560 + Many more small but important improvements to built-in types and functions
561 + Various other bug fixes
562 + ROADMAP updates
a8d808f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored Mar 18, 2010
563
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored Feb 18, 2010
564 New in 2010.02 release
565 + The branch formerly known as 'ng' becomes the new master branch
2663b19 [docs/] additions to ChangeLog and announce/2010.02
Martin Berends authored Feb 18, 2010
566 + The previous master branch is now Rakudo/alpha
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored Feb 18, 2010
567 + NQP-RX replaces NQP in the Parrot Compiler Toolkit, enabling the
568 source code of the compiler to be written in a subset of Perl 6 that
569 is much more powerful, most importantly with regexes, as the name
570 suggests
571 + The revised Perl6/Grammar.pm is much closer to the canonical STD.pm
572 + Regexes may declare contextual and lexical variables
573 + Lazy lists and arrays are partly implemented
574 + The object metamodel is largely written in NQP-RX instead of PIR
575 + The name of the root of the object hierarchy is now Mu
576 + The term 'undef' is gone, replaced by Nil, Mu or *.notdef depending on
577 context
2663b19 [docs/] additions to ChangeLog and announce/2010.02
Martin Berends authored Feb 18, 2010
578 + Builtin classes derive from Cool which derives from Any
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored Feb 18, 2010
579 + The refactored source code is more compact and more easily extended
580 + The number of spectests passed has reduced from a peak of 32731 in
e4cdb5b [build/PARROT_REVISION] tentatively set to 44147 2.1.0
Martin Berends authored Feb 19, 2010
581 alpha to 24221, because porting the functionality to the new master
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored Feb 18, 2010
582 is still ongoing
583 + Release numbering changes from 'dash' to 'dot' delimiter to get on
584 better with various package management systems
585
98f43b6 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored Jan 22, 2010
586 New in 2010-01 release
587 + Added method form of eval.
588 + Implemented :s and :l file operators
589 + Added functions for logarithms using $base
590 + Refactored subroutine calls to use new Context structures in Parrot 2.0.0
591
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored Feb 18, 2010
592 New in 2009-12 release
593 + Only minor maintenance was done because all attention was being given
594 to the Rakudo/ng branch, bringing in the new nqp-rx bootstrap compiler
595
b5d7e51 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored Nov 19, 2009
596 New in 2009-11 release
597 + Rakudo now uses Parrot's updated calling convention features
d351043 @jnthn Tweak the release announcement and change log to clarify what the nes…
jnthn authored Nov 19, 2009
598 + support unpacking of arrays, hashes and objects in signatures
b5d7e51 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored Nov 19, 2009
599 + changed .pick to use :replace instead of :repl
600 + many core setting optimizations and bugfixes
1db377a @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added a few more changes
masak authored Nov 19, 2009
601 + IO::Socket.recv() has been extended to accept a parameter specifying the
602 number of bytes which will be received
603 + Rakudo now looks up %INC in the right namespace when loading libraries for
604 foreign languages
b5d7e51 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored Nov 19, 2009
605
836c8c8 @moritz mention spectest_smolder in README and ChangeLog
moritz authored Sep 21, 2009
606 New in 2009-10 release
607 + smolder reports for spectest runs
0331d60 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Sep 27, 2009
608 + more Complex trig functions
073d5ed @jnthn Additions to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Oct 21, 2009
609 + pure Perl 6 implementation of the Complex type
0331d60 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Sep 27, 2009
610 + some variants of the new series operator
611 + correct construction of twigilled colonpairs
612 + infix:<eqv>, .pred and .succ for the Rat type
613 + when configuring with --gen-parrot, pass --optimize to parrot's Configure.pl
3eceb87 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Oct 14, 2009
614 + moved more operators to the setting and thus made them overloadable
615 + { %hash } now correctly constructs a hash, not a closure
616 + new, faster low level Signature type
617 + improved Signature introspection
7e34de6 @moritz mention new signature binder in ChangeLog
moritz authored Oct 20, 2009
618 + new, much faster signature binder
073d5ed @jnthn Additions to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Oct 20, 2009
619 + improved various error messages related to signature binding
620 + signature literals now supported
621 + binding of named arguments to positional parameters
622 + attributive parameters implemented
623 + package blocks now run as immediate blocks, as per the spec
624 + lexical variables declared outside of packages now visible inside them
836c8c8 @moritz mention spectest_smolder in README and ChangeLog
moritz authored Sep 21, 2009
625
4b9cd2d @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Sep 1, 2009
626 New in 2009-09 release
627 + updates to numeric operators: infix</>(Int, Int) creates a Rat
628 + Rat (rational) numbers
629 + overloadable builtin operators
48b5d4d @pmichaud Some ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored Sep 15, 2009
630 + contextual variables
631 + setting values in %*ENV now works
ea6448f @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored Sep 16, 2009
632 + partial support for trigonometric functions of complex numbers
633 + better handling of custom traits, many builtin traits moved to core setting
634 + improved type dispatch for builtin operators, type coercions
4b9cd2d @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Sep 1, 2009
635
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored Aug 11, 2009
636 New in 2009-08 release
3d5359d @pmichaud More text updates in preparation for release.
pmichaud authored Aug 19, 2009
637 + Rakudo must now be built from an installed parrot, and can be installed
9959b21 @moritz [docs] mentioned installed parrot in ChangeLog
moritz authored Aug 14, 2009
638 itself
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored Aug 11, 2009
639 + separate Perl 6 meta class
640 + introspection on roles
641 + declaration of methods in the meta class by writing method ^newmethod($obj)
642 + :tree options for parent class, attribute and role introspection
3d5359d @pmichaud More text updates in preparation for release.
pmichaud authored Aug 20, 2009
643 + allow some custom postcircumfix:<( )> methods
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored Aug 11, 2009
644 + moved more built-ins into the setting
645 + implement operators infix:<!%> (divisibility test) and prefix [||] and [//]
646 + updated ROADMAP in preparation for the Rakudo Star release
647 + instead of throwing nasty parse errors, Rakudo now informs you that feed
9520b46 @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored Aug 19, 2009
648 operators are not yet implemented
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored Aug 11, 2009
649 + improved testing: planless testing with done_testing(); better diagnostic
650 output from is()
9520b46 @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored Aug 19, 2009
651 + the syntax for embedded comments has changed
1c93b6b @moritz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Aug 19, 2009
652 + embedded Pod comments are now recognized
9520b46 @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored Aug 19, 2009
653 + support for defining traits and applying them to routines, classes and roles
1c93b6b @moritz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Aug 19, 2009
654 + "hides" trait (class A hides B { ... }), and "is hidden"
9520b46 @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored Aug 19, 2009
655 + better handling of slurpy and optional in multi-dispatch
656 + use of .?, .+ and .* with indirect calling form ($obj.+@cands)
657 + .can improved; now returns something usable as an iterator
658 + lastcall implemented
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored Aug 11, 2009
659
7187b9f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jun 25, 2009
660 New in 2009-07 release
fb0601a @jnthn Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored Jul 22, 2009
661 + extensive refactor of the multi dispatch code to get closer to the spec
e7a7999 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Jul 9, 2009
662 + better handling of named arguments in multi dispatch
fb0601a @jnthn Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored Jul 22, 2009
663 + operators and traits can be defined in the setting
e7a7999 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Jul 9, 2009
664 + basic implementation of the series and eqv operators
0b9d7af @moritz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Jul 19, 2009
665 + refatored trait code to match updated specification
e7a7999 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Jul 9, 2009
666 + implemented more cases of smartmatching against hashes
667 + fixed state variables to work with //= and ||= initialization
0b9d7af @moritz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Jul 19, 2009
668 + improved testing: when Rakudo dies with 'Null PMC Access' it is never
669 considered a success
670 + implemented the :all flag to split which keeps captures
671 + added List.rotate builtin
672 + nextwith and callwith now also work properly with methods
673 + take() without outer gather now merely warns
fb0601a @jnthn Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored Jul 22, 2009
674 + introspection of roles and attributes
7187b9f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored Jun 25, 2009
675
de1e9f0 @moritz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored Jun 12, 2009
676 New in 2009-06 release
99cad48 @pmichaud Documentation updates for release.
pmichaud authored Jun 18, 2009
677 + refactored and corrected object initialization (BUILD/CREATE)
de1e9f0 @moritz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored Jun 12, 2009
678 + attributes initilizations can now use attributes defined earlier
679 + method calls are now faster
680 + basic safe mode that forbids IO and execution of external programs
681 + implemented meta operators for user defined operators
682 + initial implementation of Temporal (date/time related objects)
683 + type checking of implicit return values
684 + improved introspection methods
77f9d70 @pmichaud Some more updates in preparation for Thursday's release.
pmichaud authored Jun 13, 2009
685 + cleaned up IO methods
1b06df8 @pmichaud More news.
pmichaud authored Jun 18, 2009
686 + improved "is export" handling for modules and setting
77f9d70 @pmichaud Some more updates in preparation for Thursday's release.
pmichaud authored Jun 13, 2009
687 + automatically transcode to iso-8859-1 for faster parsing when possible
688 + refactored and corrected assignment, .succ, .pred, C<++>, C<-->,
689 postcircumfix:<[ ]>, Whatever
690 + "module Foo;" now allows statements before it
99cad48 @pmichaud Documentation updates for release.
pmichaud authored Jun 18, 2009
691 + improved Unicode string handling
692 + better support for Str increment/decrement in Unicode ranges
693 + many performance improvements
de1e9f0 @moritz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored Jun 12, 2009
694
ffcde86 @moritz ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Apr 23, 2009
695 New in 2009-05 release
97c7cec @pmichaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored May 21, 2009
696 + updated docs/ROADMAP
0ce0f62 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored May 20, 2009
697 + basic support for custom operators
698 + operators can now be referenced as &infix:<+>
97c7cec @pmichaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored May 21, 2009
699 + meta operator support for custom operators
0ce0f62 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored May 20, 2009
700 + cross-language library loading
222993f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored May 19, 2009
701 + stack traces now include source file name and line number
0ce0f62 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored May 20, 2009
702 + implemented Regex type
966ea72 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored May 8, 2009
703 + .WALK (parent classes in configurable order)
704 + .name method on routines
705 + refactored enums, thereby fixing many enum related bugs
706 + fixed namespace of eval()ed code
612bcf3 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored May 14, 2009
707 + implemented parallel dispatch (@objects>>.methods)
708 + initial support for «...» quotes
0ce0f62 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored May 20, 2009
709 + text files now default to utf8 encoding
966ea72 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored May 8, 2009
710 + fixes to Match.perl and Match.chunks
711 + implemented 'constant name = $value'
712 + documented build dependencies
222993f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored May 19, 2009
713 + grep() accepts general matcher, things like @list.grep(Int) work
714 + trigonometric functions (sin, cos, ...) now available via 'use Num :Trig'
b4f301d @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks.
jnthn authored May 20, 2009
715 + qx{} quotes now work (except on Windows)
6685755 @jnthn Few extras for the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored May 20, 2009
716 + hyper-operators on hashes now work (%a >>+<< %b)
717 + initial implementation of $foo.@bar
718 + refactored wrap and unwrap to work with candidate lists; fixes some bugs
719 + refactored/improved callsame and callwith, and added nextsame and nextwith
720 (only work for dispatches of the form $foo.@bar and with wrap so far)
721 + partial implementation of .^parents and .^methods
b4f301d @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks.
jnthn authored May 20, 2009
722 + can initialize attributes in terms of others
97c7cec @pmichaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored May 21, 2009
723 + many other bug fixes and performance enhancements
ffcde86 @moritz ChangeLog updates
moritz authored Apr 23, 2009
724
725 New in 2009-04 release (#16, "Bratislava")
5c8015e @jnthn Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for co…
jnthn authored Apr 22, 2009
726 + wrap and unwrap for subroutines
727 + calling a method on a Whatever star generates a closure
728 + 1+*, *+1 and others generate closures (*-1 missing)
729 + Associative, Positional and Callable are now parametric roles
730 + typed arrays and hashes
731 + parametric role subtyping (R[T1] ~~ R[T2] where T1 ~~ T2)
732 + .invert and .push on Hashes
733 + enforce return types of subroutines (partial implementation)
734 + parallel testing
735 + Configure.pl now supports passing options to parrot's Configure
736 + support for lexical subroutines and multis
737 + implemented \c[character name] in double quoted strings and regexes
738 + implemented Perl 5 regexes
739 + rx/.../ regex quoting
f68de36 @moritz [docs] typo (vim-o?) in ChangeLog
moritz authored May 3, 2009
740 + sockets support has been added (IO::Socket)
5c19526 @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored Apr 22, 2009
741 + regex patterns may now be quantified by a separator regex
5c8015e @jnthn Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for co…
jnthn authored Apr 22, 2009
742 + moved many methods to the setting
743 + exporting and importing by tags, support :DEFAULT export tag
744 + implemented START blocks
745 + implemented roots builtin
746 + implemented .ast on Match objects
5c19526 @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored Apr 22, 2009
747 + added Match.caps and Match.chunks
5c8015e @jnthn Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for co…
jnthn authored Apr 22, 2009
748 + split() now supports limits in all cases
5c19526 @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored Apr 22, 2009
749 + prefix:<=> and the "fish operator" ( =<> ) are now gone
5c8015e @jnthn Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for co…
jnthn authored Apr 22, 2009
750 + .readline is now .get
751 + roles are now punned on any method call on the role
752 + many other bug fixes
370dd76 @moritz [docs] update to ChangeLog
moritz authored Mar 28, 2009
753
db1e872 @pmichaud Final ChangeLog for release #15.
pmichaud authored Mar 20, 2009
754 New in 2009-03 release (#15, "Oslo")
84920ea @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored Mar 16, 2009
755 + implemented $*PROGRAM_NAME magical variable
756 + outer lexicals are now visible in eval()
4947aea @moritz [ChangeLog] mention last/next working in grep()
moritz authored Mar 8, 2009
757 + next, last etc. work in grep()
80344fd @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored Mar 19, 2009
758 + added R metaoperator
84920ea @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored Mar 16, 2009
759 + add an initial draft of Match.perl
4ec17da @pmichaud ChangeLog update.
pmichaud authored Mar 2, 2009
760 + refactor Grammar and Match class hierarchy
761 + fix if/unless/while/until/for/... on line after close curlies
762 + add Q quoting, including Q:PIR
80344fd @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored Mar 20, 2009
763 + added "state" variables
cba1557 @jnthn Add a few more bits to the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Mar 20, 2009
764 + //= fixed to short-circuit, and added short-circuiting &&= and ||=
765 + multi-subs now have the Multi type and have a .candidates method
766 + multi-method dispatch now looks up the class hierarchy
767 + various fixes to using roles as type constraints
768 + support bare sigils in signatures
80344fd @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored Mar 20, 2009
769 + more methods and functions moved to (Perl 6) setting
cba1557 @jnthn Add a few more bits to the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored Mar 20, 2009
770 + many other bug fixes
80344fd @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored Mar 20, 2009
771
4bb9d8d @pmichaud Rename NEWS to ChangeLog, since that's what it really represents.
pmichaud authored Feb 26, 2009
772 New in 2009-02 release (#14, "Vienna")
773 + first release independent of Parrot releases
774 + passing 7076 spectests (+796 since 2009-01 release)
775 + build and use fakecutable (perl6.exe) by default
776 + redesigned build, configuration, and test subsystems
777 + add settings/ directory for builtins written in Perl 6 (was "prelude")
778 + improve diagnostics in Test.pm
779 + allow anonymous classes via C<::>
780 + re-use existing parameterized roles instead of creating new ones
781 + roles now pun classes when .new is called on them
782 + 'proto' now marks all same-named routines as 'multi'
783 + XopX is now Xop
784 + implement <-> (rw) pointy blocks
785 + added min= and max= metaoperators
786 + many many bugfixes
787 + publish release schedule
788 + documentation improvements
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