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