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