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0bcf489 @jnthn Start on this month's ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
1 New in 2012.02
2 + catch duplicate accessor generation required of "has $.x; has @.x;"
a39d86a @jnthn More ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored
3 + many more typed exceptions thrown
0bcf489 @jnthn Start on this month's ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
4 + undeclared attributes mentioned in signatures now caught at compile time
5 + empty Buf is now False in boolean context
6 + implemented <prior>
7 + implemented /<Foo::Bar::baz>/ syntax
8 + /<x>/ can call a predeclared lexical regex x
a39d86a @jnthn More ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored
9 + conjugate is now called conj
10 + enumeration values .gist to just the key, not the full name
c96ad7d @moritz update ChangeLog
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11 + <!> in regexes fixed
a39d86a @jnthn More ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored
12 + implemented Match.make(...) method
13 + better error reporting for improper use of nextsame and friends
14 + compile time error reporting when $!x and $.x are used in the wrong places
15 + detection and complaining about $.x uses in submethods
16 + initializers now parsed as part of a variable declarator
17 + trailing whitespace now removed from Pod declarator blocks
18 + List.tree made more useful
19 + implemented rename and copy functions
20 + ().pick and ().roll now return Nil
21 + default MAIN usage message includes .WHY of the candidates
22 + X::Base eliminated in favor of Exception
23 + various range iteration fixes; Num ranges now produce Num lists
24 + LHS of the xx operator is now thunked
25 + can now declare state/constant/our in regexes (before, only :my worked)
c96ad7d @moritz update ChangeLog
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26 + improved backtraces
27 + catch constructs that require an invocant but don't have one
28 + catch uses of virtual method calls in submethods and attribute initializers
29 + improved parsing and performance of reduction meta operators
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30
de59b4b @jnthn Start a ChangeLog for the month, so we don't have it all to do right bef...
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31 New in 2012.01
32 + -c command line option re-implemented
33 + take flattening bug fixed
34 + duplicate named parameter names detected
35 + fixed clone being too shallow with regard to containers
36 + fixed negative modulo for bigint
37 + better Routine.perl
38 + .DEFINITE macro implemented
f5da44b @jnthn Mention Cygwin build fixes in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
39 + .^methods, .^attributes and .^parents now support :excl (the new default) and :all
8d9c2fe @jnthn Update ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
40 + Array.delete implemented
41 + restored basic -n and -p functionality
42 + improved parameter introspection
43 + fixed operations on bigints when the first operand had been mixed in to
44 + fixed multi-dispatch narrowness calculation for native types
45 + binding to array and hash elements
46 + added Order enumeration, and updated cmp and <=> to use it
47 + adding various missing magicals, such as &?ROUTINE and ::?ROLE
48 + accessor generation for my $.x and our $.x cases
49 + fixed @x>>.() (hyper-invocation)
50 + updated Complex.Str to match current spec
51 + fixed eval to see GLOBAL properly
52 + implemented 0 but Answer(42) style mix-ins
53 + fixed various issues in scoping/handling of $/
54 + fixed usage of make in a regex (previously, only worked in action methods)
55 + optimized Range.roll and Range.pick for large ranges
f5da44b @jnthn Mention Cygwin build fixes in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
56 + fixed non-numeric, no-Str ranges
57 + fixed build on Cygwin
70b2ce7 @moritz 2012.01 release announcement
moritz authored
58 + 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 bef...
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59
4a57bd7 @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
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60 New in 2011.12
61 + improved protoregex support, including NFA caching
62 + <before ...> and <after ...> (lookahead and lookbehind)
63 + backslash sequences in character classes
64 + fixed quantified captures and :r interaction bug
de08cc8 @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
65 + optimized match object construction, ListIter, substr and chomp
66 + improved performance of send/get on sockets
09097de @jnthn Couple of ChangeLog additions.
jnthn authored
67 + optimizer detects missing private methods and simplifies calls (level 3 only)
de08cc8 @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
68 + fixed some issues when an array was assigned to itself, maybe using .=
69 + implemented .wrap and .unwrap, plus wrap handles with a .restore method
f70f20a @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
70 + implemented .trans on strings
71 + unicode properties can be matched against in regexes
72 + binding to @, % and & sigils now checks for the appropriate role
73 + assignments to variables declared with the & sigil now checked for Callable
74 + typed hashes, partial support for typed arrays
75 + some parametric role fixes
76 + can now use but operator with a type object
77 + smartmatching of regexes against arrays and hashes
78 + socket IO now implements .write and custom input line separators
79 + implemented getc
80 + implemented .WALK
81 + implemented ff, ^ff, ff^ and ^ff^
82 + implemented .REPR macro
3b7a158 @moritz update ChangeLog in preparation for the 2011.12 release
moritz authored
83 + implemented Proxy class
84 + some typed errors are now thrown from within the compiler
85 + stubbed methods from roles now require those methods to be implemented
86 + updated docs/ROADMAP
87 + .WHICH now returns ObjAt objects
98040f5 @moritz preliminary release annoucement
moritz authored
88 + defining new operators
4a57bd7 @jnthn Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
89
cbc652c @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
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90 New in 2011.11
0bd4922 @jnthn Update changelog a little.
jnthn authored
91 + CATCH blocks are now much closer to spec
9bc820b @jnthn Case consistency fix in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
92 + big integer support
93 + basic protoregex support with NFA-driven LTM for some declarative constructs
cbc652c @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
94 + correct default values for natively typed variables
95 + fixed initialization of state variables
16b498b @moritz update ChangeLog
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96 + improved support for natively typed variables
97 + catch more uses of undeclared variables
98 + splice() is now implemented
adb4caa @jnthn Note uniq() in ChangeLog (colomon++).
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99 + uniq() is now implemented
16b498b @moritz update ChangeLog
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100 + several runtime errors now throw properly typed error objects
101 + various performance improvements, for example to the X meta op and Str.succ
102 + improved support for MAIN argument parsing
0bd4922 @jnthn Update changelog a little.
jnthn authored
103 + fixed lexicals/recursion bug
5390ac6 @jnthn Note copy in the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
104 + IO.copy is now implemented
cbc652c @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
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105
739000f @moritz fill ChangeLog a bit
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106 New in 2011.10
05d6117 @moritz update ChangeLog
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107 + operators and functions with native type arguments
108 + detection of call to undefined routines at CHECK time
109 + various optimizations: inlining of operators, CHECK time dispatch decisions
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110 + performance improvements of MapIter
111 + support @$foo style derefencing/coercion
112 + Exception.backtrace
f56944f @moritz update ChangeLog
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113 + eval() has stopped to catch exceptions
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114
313b687 @moritz add some few ChangeLog entries
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115 New in 2011.09
116 + Rewritten meta object protocol and object storage
117 + many speedups
a979ded @jnthn Add some ChangeLog entries.
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118 + Int, Num and Str are now far more lightweight
313b687 @moritz add some few ChangeLog entries
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119 + much more robust handling of infinite list
120 + basic LoL (List of Lists) support
121 + :U and :D type modifiers
a979ded @jnthn Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
122 + protos and multis now conform to the new spec
313b687 @moritz add some few ChangeLog entries
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123 + improved enum support
124 + basic 'constant' declarator
125 + .WHAT and friends as macros
126 + chrs sub and method
127 + support for .gist
128 + run() has been renamed to shell() to conform to current spec
129 + hyper methods now descend into nested data structures
130 + basic safe mode (through --seting=SAFE)
131 + recording and reporting of test timings (tools/test_summary.pl)
132 + Pod parsing and --pod=text option
133 + basic support for .WHY
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134 + greatly improved BEGIN-time support
135 + traits applied at BEGIN time for packages, routines and attributes
136 + parametric roles reify types properly, fixing many bugs
137 + better handling of type variables
138 + support $?CLASS, which is generic in roles
139 + support import/export of custom meta-objects for built in package declarators
140 + custom meta-objects can override method dispatch
141 + faster, allocation-free multi-dispatch cache
142 + a custom BUILD does not suppress default values
143 + undeclared attributes detected and reported at compile time
144 + basic support for native int/num types on lexical variables
145 + int/num as attributes are stored compactly in the object body
313b687 @moritz add some few ChangeLog entries
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146
c2194d6 @moritz copy ChangeLog from 2011.07
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147 New in 2011.07
148 + fractional powers of negative numbers now result in Complex numbers
149 + obtain spectests from a specific branch of the `roast' repo
150 + fix bug that prevented build on systems with little RAM
151
152 New in 2011.06
153 + added take-rw built-in
154 + numerous build system improvements
155 + assignment now evaluates arguments right-to-left
156
157 New in 2011.05 release
158 + added a call counter for builtins in Perl 6-level subroutines
159 + gcd (greatest common divisor) and lcm (largest common multiple) operators
160 + build system improvements
161 + added --ignore-parrot-rev option to Configure.pl
162 + Configure.pl now creates "config.status" file
163 + fixed relational operators when used with NaN
164 + implemented Int.base
165 + speedup smart-matching against numbers and Str.comb with default arguments
166 + added RAKUDO_SUBLOG environment var for tracking subroutine calls
167 + overall performance speedups
168
887bb5b @tadzik Noted indent in the Changelog
tadzik authored
169 New in 2011.04 release
170 + implemented Str.indent
e09cb7e @moritz [docs] add two more entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
171 + A new, much simpler API and implemention of IO::Socket::INET
172 + Unified error messages to use "Cannot"
887bb5b @tadzik Noted indent in the Changelog
tadzik authored
173
14319fc @moritz make assignment type check errors more informative
moritz authored
174 New in 2011.03 release
175 + improved error message on type check failure in assignment
4290515 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog for 2011.03 release
moritz authored
176 + -n and -p command line options
177 + Test.pm's skip() now has argument ordering consistent with todo()
178 + implemented complex conjugation
179 + more IO methods related to stat
14319fc @moritz make assignment type check errors more informative
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180
d6cfc94 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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181 New in 2011.02 release
d52af1a @moritz [docs] braino, moritz--, jnthn++
moritz authored
182 + IPv6 support
d6cfc94 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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183 + more robust numeric exponentation
184 + --ll-backtrace command line option for PIR level stack traces
f4ec358 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
185 + future-proof for upcoming generational garbage collector in parrot
186 + various constructs now return Nil
187 + infix:<orelse> implemented
cea2411 [docs] Mentioned xor changes in ChangeLog.
Kodi Arfer authored
188 + infix:<^^> and infix:<xor> improved
f4ec358 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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189 + negation metaoperator is now restricted to operators that return Bool
d6cfc94 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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190
c9bc28f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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191 New in 2011.01 release
ea8c88a @moritz update ChangeLog
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192 + faster subroutine calls (type cache)
c9bc28f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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193 + 'handles RoleName' now works
194 + Test.pm: s/done_testing/done/
ea8c88a @moritz update ChangeLog
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195 + non-spec debugging pragma Devel::Trace
196 + improved parsing of keyword boundaries
388eed7 @moritz another ChangeLog entry
moritz authored
197 + sped up .comb
c9bc28f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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198
2865b9d @moritz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
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199 New in 2010.12 release
b2440a5 @nunorc [release] update changelog and add announcement
nunorc authored
200 + new .trans algorithm
2865b9d @moritz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
moritz authored
201 + fixed $*PID on MacOS X
b2440a5 @nunorc [release] update changelog and add announcement
nunorc authored
202 + don't register names of anon types
203 + configuration improvements
204 + updated Any functions
205 + fix $*IN_DECL leakage
206 + implemented Hash.hash
207 + Temporal updates
e9cf790 @nunorc [release] changelog updates, tadzik++ for pointing out changes
nunorc authored
208 + Buf.decode fixed
209 + open() fixed for binary flag
2865b9d @moritz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
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210
9256321 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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211 New in 2010.11 release
212 + now works with parrot on git
213 + implemented qw//
214 + 5x speedup of .trans
215 + various improvements to Set
216 + don't use deprecated charset ops anymore
7b94fc9 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] updated
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217 + Bool.Bool and Bool.so now return False
218 + implemented &elems
219 + improved error for Date.new(Str)
220 + improvement on hyperoperators
221 + indexings like .[0 .. *-1] work now
9256321 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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222
13c8a23 @moritz [docs] update Changelog with require and Bool stringification
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223 New in 2010.10 release
224 + True and False now stringify according to the specification
225 + basic form of 'require' for run time module loading
f523366 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
226 + warnings from the setting now produce line numbers in the users' program
8711e05 Updated ChangeLog.
Kodi Arfer authored
227 + local time zone available as $*TZ
0647023 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
228 + more consistent line numbers from warnings
229 + getting and setting attributes via introspection
230 + implement samespace, ms// and ss///
231 + hyper operator invoving = can now modify their arguments
232 + speed up Str.flip by over a factor of 100
13c8a23 @moritz [docs] update Changelog with require and Bool stringification
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233
234 New in 2010.09 release
323a672 @masak [ChangeLog] new IO methods
masak authored
235 + new methods on IO concerning the modify and access time of files
d84752d Implemented Instants and Durations.
Kodi Arfer authored
236 + S32::Temporal now completely implemented
237 + Instants and Durations
9993bb2 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
238 + speedup for slurp() and .reverse built-ins
0d6d574 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
239 + various improvements to the Set type
a93dcb6 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
240 + revamp of series operator code, and adaption to new spec
241 + implement ...^ up-to-but-excluding-series operator
242 + allow :r and :ratchet modifiers on regex quoting constructs
52bf6f3 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
243 + Bool.pick
244 + significantly improved enum implementation
d84752d Implemented Instants and Durations.
Kodi Arfer authored
245
c1e19af @moritz update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
246 New in 2010.08 release
fcf4f36 @moritz adverbs for m//
moritz authored
247 + syntactic adverbs on substitutions, rx quotes and m//, e.g. '$x ~~ s:2nd/a/b/'
c1e19af @moritz update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
248 + updated ROADMAP
249 + speedups for integer operations
7530af5 @mathw Update ChangeLog for 2010.08 release.
mathw authored
250 + the Match class's .perl method now produces useful, roundtrippable Perl code
251 + the MAIN subroutine can now parse short arguments
252 + the cmp and <=> operators now work on more numeric types
253 + the Buf class now has .pack and .unpack methods with partial functionality
254 + numeric bitshift operators now have the correct precedence
255 + smartmatch against True or False is now an error
96a0ffe @moritz allow all the adverbs on s/// that Cool.subst understands
moritz authored
256
c6a829d @moritz add "handles" to ChangeLog
moritz authored
257 New in 2010.07 release
258 + support for delegation via 'handles'
66ca1a7 @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
259 + implemented binding with := and read-only binding with ::=
260 + implement OS related built-ins like mkdir, cwd
261 + improved diagnostics in Test.pm
262 + basic binary IO, buffer encoding and decoding
263 + magic $*ARGFILE file handle
264 + more robust closures
265 + multi-level Array and Hash element autovivification
3370f07 @moritz update ChnageLog
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266 + perl6 --version now identifies the exact git sha1 and parrot version
66ca1a7 @moritz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
267 + implemented 'is rw' trait on classes
36c5464 @moritz switch file tests to $filename.IO ~~ :e; implement IO.z
moritz authored
268 + file tests now work through IO, ie. 'README'.IO ~~ :e
3370f07 @moritz update ChnageLog
moritz authored
269 + generic, multi-level Whatever-currying (eg grep !(* % 2), @list)
afd65e7 @jnthn Couple more ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored
270 + improved error reporting in many cases, especially multi-method dispatch
3370f07 @moritz update ChnageLog
moritz authored
271 + implemented backtracking into capturing groups and subrules
272 + phasers refactored, they can now return results and see the setting
273 + custom circumfix operators
274 + basic .wrap and .unwrap implementation
275 + weighted Hash.pick
276 + .perl on custom classes now dumps attributes
afd65e7 @jnthn Couple more ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored
277 + Basic implementation of the ==> and <== feed operators
278 + 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
279 + Improvements to enumerations
c6a829d @moritz add "handles" to ChangeLog
moritz authored
280
e36cbae @moritz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
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281 New in 2010.06 release
f17fe96 @moritz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
282 + new list model with immutable iterators, lots of fixes to lists and arrays
e36cbae @moritz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored
283 + variable interpolation into regexes
5940b25 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
284 + compile time Whatever currying for infix, prefix and postfix operators
736bef8 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] some further updates
masak authored
285 + autoprinting in the REPL shell
286 + in @*INC, the current directory '.' now comes at the end, as in Perl 5
287 + basic Buf implementation: Str.encode/Buf.decode work for UTF-8
dd8b9f0 @moritz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
288 + proper Perl 6 match objects
289 + Backtraces with Perl 6 subroutine names and line numbers
fca899b @moritz add MAIN to ChangeLog
moritz authored
290 + MAIN and USAGE subs
f17fe96 @moritz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
291 + basic version of Str.trans
292 + mix-ins with non-roles (5 but 'string')
736bef8 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] some further updates
masak authored
293 + @*ARGS is now read-write
294 + IO::Socket::INET again works in CORE
8a1a1a5 @masak [ChangeLog, announce] improvements
masak authored
295 + hash and array slices have been greatly improved
f17fe96 @moritz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
296 + basic support for callframe() and CallFrame type
e36cbae @moritz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
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297
d4bb7b2 @moritz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
298 New in 2010.05 release
65893e1 @colomon Work on release announcements.
colomon authored
299 + implemented lexical and anonymous classes and roles
d4bb7b2 @moritz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
300 + manual pages are now installed
301 + the .match method now understand the adverbs :c; :p, :nth, :x, :g, :ov
302 + test reports with tools/test_summary.pl now record detailed timing information
303 + many improvements to numeric handling
304 + implemented S (sequential) meta operator
305 + fixed placeholder parameters ($^a, $^b)
306 + basic enum implementation
307 + implemented List.classify
d855135 @colomon Add a few more bits to the changelog.
colomon authored
308 + turned on an additional 47 test files
309 + further improved error messages
310 + implement zero-argument versions of many binary operators
24e28a1 @colomon Some spell checking, mention Blizkost.
colomon authored
311 + basic interoperation with Perl 5 through the external Blizkost project
d4bb7b2 @moritz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
312
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
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313 New in 2010.04 release
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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314 + interpolation of expression ending in postcircumfixes into double-quoted
315 strings (for example "cards: @cards.sort()")
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
316 + prefix and postfix hyper operators
317 + multi subs now work properly when lexically scoped
318 + implemented item assignment with tighter precedence than the comma operator
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
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319 + loading of .pm6 modules
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
320 + Basic implementation of Numeric and Real roles
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
321 + implementation of DateTime and Date built-in types
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
322 + named regexes can be declared outside of grammars again
323 + support for numbers with arbitrary radix, including fractional numbers (:16<DEAD.BEEF>)
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
324 + implemented fmt(), printf() note() and IO.getc built-in routines
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
325 + infix meta operators now inherit the precedence of the modified operator
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
326 + &[+] short name for infix operators
327 + hash slices
328 + signature literals
98f05df @jnthn Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
329 + smart-matching against signatures
e135f23 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
330 + more consistent implementation of prefix:<|> for interpolating things into
331 signatures
332 + better error message on accidental usa of Perl 5 features such as << as
333 bit shift operators, and catch many perl 5 magic variables
1f638cc @moritz [docs] another ChangeLog entry
moritz authored
334 + implemented type Cool
98f05df @jnthn Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
335 + implemented anonymous classes and roles
336 + implemented $*PID
337 + method introspection works again
338 + better error message for calling non-existent routine in a namespace
339 + now run programs with the setting as an outer lexical scope, as per spec
eaf92e0 @moritz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
340
a8d808f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored
341 New in 2010.03 release
342 + The trigonometric functions and the Rat class have received numerous
343 updates, making them faster and more complete
344 + .^parent now works again
345 + The invocation logic has received various speedups
346 + Hash creation has been optimized
347 + Various improvement related to constant internal strings have led to
348 slight speedups
4c251d4 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] fixed typo, removed dup
masak authored
349 + .pick, .sort, .keys, .values, .kv, sprintf were reimplemented, ported
350 from the old 'alpha' branch
a8d808f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored
351 + The statement modifier for loop works again
352 + Various parsing bugs have been sorted out; one having to do with
353 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
354 + .CREATE, .BUILDALL and .can in the OO system have received attention,
355 some of it leading to mild speedups
356 + $*PROGRAM_NAME and @*ARGS now work
4c251d4 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] fixed typo, removed dup
masak authored
357 + Deferral works again (nextsame/nextwith/callsame/callwith)
6dd31df @jnthn Re-instate masak++ ChangeLog entries that I somehow managed to lose.
jnthn authored
358 + Array.delete works again
d537cea @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
359 + Fixed .?, .+ and .* along with matching latest spec on .?
360 + Switch untyped variables to default to Any instead of Mu
361 + &foo lookup syntax works again (including for operators)
362 + Various cases of eqv operator implemented
363 + Make overriding postcircumfix:<( )> work again, this time per spec
364 + Make junctions of code objects invokable again
365 + Lazy implementation of the Z operator
366 + Added back @*INC
367 + Read-only %*ENV support
368 + Grammars work again
369 + Implemented regexes taking parameters
370 + Implemented proto-regex declarations
371 + Initial work on getting subset types working again
372 + Add back many of the file test methods
373 + Added docs/S11-Modules-proposal.pod documenting how we intend to handle
374 modules through Rakudo *
375 + First cut of locating and loading modules with a given version and/or
376 authority, and in absence of a requirement selection of the latest
377 version by default if multiple are available.
378 + Many improvements to the series operator
b4ed7c1 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added/changed a few quotation marks
masak authored
379 + Implemented 'need' and a first cut of 'import'; 'use' works in terms
380 of them
d537cea @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
381 + Import is now into the lexical scope by default, as per spec
b4ed7c1 @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added/changed a few quotation marks
masak authored
382 + Removed requirement to hand-pre-compile .pm to .pir for use with 'use'
d537cea @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
383 + Improved multi-dispatch candidate not found errors to include details of
384 the available candidates
385 + Implemented 'use MONKEY_TYPING'
386 + Many cases of smart-match work again
387 + $x.Foo::bar() and $x.$y() work again
388 + $.foo(1,2,3) works again
855ecb5 @colomon Tweak changelog on metaops.
colomon authored
389 + !, R, X and Z meta-operators work, albeit with some caveats
d537cea @jnthn Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
390 + s/foo/bar/ and s[foo] = 'bar' substitution syntax implemented
391 + Array.rotate added back
392 + User defined operators (prefix, postfix, infix) working again
393 + Many more small but important improvements to built-in types and functions
394 + Various other bug fixes
395 + ROADMAP updates
a8d808f @masak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored
396
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
397 New in 2010.02 release
398 + The branch formerly known as 'ng' becomes the new master branch
2663b19 [docs/] additions to ChangeLog and announce/2010.02
Martin Berends authored
399 + The previous master branch is now Rakudo/alpha
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
400 + NQP-RX replaces NQP in the Parrot Compiler Toolkit, enabling the
401 source code of the compiler to be written in a subset of Perl 6 that
402 is much more powerful, most importantly with regexes, as the name
403 suggests
404 + The revised Perl6/Grammar.pm is much closer to the canonical STD.pm
405 + Regexes may declare contextual and lexical variables
406 + Lazy lists and arrays are partly implemented
407 + The object metamodel is largely written in NQP-RX instead of PIR
408 + The name of the root of the object hierarchy is now Mu
409 + The term 'undef' is gone, replaced by Nil, Mu or *.notdef depending on
410 context
2663b19 [docs/] additions to ChangeLog and announce/2010.02
Martin Berends authored
411 + Builtin classes derive from Cool which derives from Any
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
412 + The refactored source code is more compact and more easily extended
413 + 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
414 alpha to 24221, because porting the functionality to the new master
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
415 is still ongoing
416 + Release numbering changes from 'dash' to 'dot' delimiter to get on
417 better with various package management systems
418
98f43b6 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
419 New in 2010-01 release
420 + Added method form of eval.
421 + Implemented :s and :l file operators
422 + Added functions for logarithms using $base
423 + Refactored subroutine calls to use new Context structures in Parrot 2.0.0
424
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
425 New in 2009-12 release
426 + Only minor maintenance was done because all attention was being given
427 to the Rakudo/ng branch, bringing in the new nqp-rx bootstrap compiler
428
b5d7e51 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
429 New in 2009-11 release
430 + Rakudo now uses Parrot's updated calling convention features
d351043 @jnthn Tweak the release announcement and change log to clarify what the nested...
jnthn authored
431 + support unpacking of arrays, hashes and objects in signatures
b5d7e51 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
432 + changed .pick to use :replace instead of :repl
433 + many core setting optimizations and bugfixes
1db377a @masak [docs/ChangeLog] added a few more changes
masak authored
434 + IO::Socket.recv() has been extended to accept a parameter specifying the
435 number of bytes which will be received
436 + Rakudo now looks up %INC in the right namespace when loading libraries for
437 foreign languages
b5d7e51 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
438
836c8c8 @moritz mention spectest_smolder in README and ChangeLog
moritz authored
439 New in 2009-10 release
440 + smolder reports for spectest runs
0331d60 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
441 + more Complex trig functions
073d5ed @jnthn Additions to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
442 + pure Perl 6 implementation of the Complex type
0331d60 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
443 + some variants of the new series operator
444 + correct construction of twigilled colonpairs
445 + infix:<eqv>, .pred and .succ for the Rat type
446 + when configuring with --gen-parrot, pass --optimize to parrot's Configure.pl
3eceb87 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
447 + moved more operators to the setting and thus made them overloadable
448 + { %hash } now correctly constructs a hash, not a closure
449 + new, faster low level Signature type
450 + improved Signature introspection
7e34de6 @moritz mention new signature binder in ChangeLog
moritz authored
451 + new, much faster signature binder
073d5ed @jnthn Additions to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
452 + improved various error messages related to signature binding
453 + signature literals now supported
454 + binding of named arguments to positional parameters
455 + attributive parameters implemented
456 + package blocks now run as immediate blocks, as per the spec
457 + lexical variables declared outside of packages now visible inside them
836c8c8 @moritz mention spectest_smolder in README and ChangeLog
moritz authored
458
4b9cd2d @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
459 New in 2009-09 release
460 + updates to numeric operators: infix</>(Int, Int) creates a Rat
461 + Rat (rational) numbers
462 + overloadable builtin operators
48b5d4d @pmichaud Some ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
463 + contextual variables
464 + setting values in %*ENV now works
ea6448f @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
465 + partial support for trigonometric functions of complex numbers
466 + better handling of custom traits, many builtin traits moved to core setting
467 + improved type dispatch for builtin operators, type coercions
4b9cd2d @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
468
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
469 New in 2009-08 release
3d5359d @pmichaud More text updates in preparation for release.
pmichaud authored
470 + Rakudo must now be built from an installed parrot, and can be installed
9959b21 @moritz [docs] mentioned installed parrot in ChangeLog
moritz authored
471 itself
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
472 + separate Perl 6 meta class
473 + introspection on roles
474 + declaration of methods in the meta class by writing method ^newmethod($obj)
475 + :tree options for parent class, attribute and role introspection
3d5359d @pmichaud More text updates in preparation for release.
pmichaud authored
476 + allow some custom postcircumfix:<( )> methods
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
477 + moved more built-ins into the setting
478 + implement operators infix:<!%> (divisibility test) and prefix [||] and [//]
479 + updated ROADMAP in preparation for the Rakudo Star release
480 + instead of throwing nasty parse errors, Rakudo now informs you that feed
9520b46 @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
481 operators are not yet implemented
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
482 + improved testing: planless testing with done_testing(); better diagnostic
483 output from is()
9520b46 @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
484 + the syntax for embedded comments has changed
1c93b6b @moritz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
485 + embedded Pod comments are now recognized
9520b46 @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
486 + support for defining traits and applying them to routines, classes and roles
1c93b6b @moritz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
487 + "hides" trait (class A hides B { ... }), and "is hidden"
9520b46 @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
488 + better handling of slurpy and optional in multi-dispatch
489 + use of .?, .+ and .* with indirect calling form ($obj.+@cands)
490 + .can improved; now returns something usable as an iterator
491 + lastcall implemented
8d7fc7d @moritz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
492
7187b9f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
493 New in 2009-07 release
fb0601a @jnthn Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored
494 + extensive refactor of the multi dispatch code to get closer to the spec
e7a7999 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
495 + better handling of named arguments in multi dispatch
fb0601a @jnthn Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored
496 + operators and traits can be defined in the setting
e7a7999 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
497 + basic implementation of the series and eqv operators
0b9d7af @moritz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
498 + refatored trait code to match updated specification
e7a7999 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
499 + implemented more cases of smartmatching against hashes
500 + fixed state variables to work with //= and ||= initialization
0b9d7af @moritz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
501 + improved testing: when Rakudo dies with 'Null PMC Access' it is never
502 considered a success
503 + implemented the :all flag to split which keeps captures
504 + added List.rotate builtin
505 + nextwith and callwith now also work properly with methods
506 + take() without outer gather now merely warns
fb0601a @jnthn Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored
507 + introspection of roles and attributes
7187b9f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
508
de1e9f0 @moritz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored
509 New in 2009-06 release
99cad48 @pmichaud Documentation updates for release.
pmichaud authored
510 + refactored and corrected object initialization (BUILD/CREATE)
de1e9f0 @moritz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored
511 + attributes initilizations can now use attributes defined earlier
512 + method calls are now faster
513 + basic safe mode that forbids IO and execution of external programs
514 + implemented meta operators for user defined operators
515 + initial implementation of Temporal (date/time related objects)
516 + type checking of implicit return values
517 + improved introspection methods
77f9d70 @pmichaud Some more updates in preparation for Thursday's release.
pmichaud authored
518 + cleaned up IO methods
1b06df8 @pmichaud More news.
pmichaud authored
519 + improved "is export" handling for modules and setting
77f9d70 @pmichaud Some more updates in preparation for Thursday's release.
pmichaud authored
520 + automatically transcode to iso-8859-1 for faster parsing when possible
521 + refactored and corrected assignment, .succ, .pred, C<++>, C<-->,
522 postcircumfix:<[ ]>, Whatever
523 + "module Foo;" now allows statements before it
99cad48 @pmichaud Documentation updates for release.
pmichaud authored
524 + improved Unicode string handling
525 + better support for Str increment/decrement in Unicode ranges
526 + many performance improvements
de1e9f0 @moritz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored
527
ffcde86 @moritz ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
528 New in 2009-05 release
97c7cec @pmichaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored
529 + updated docs/ROADMAP
0ce0f62 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
530 + basic support for custom operators
531 + operators can now be referenced as &infix:<+>
97c7cec @pmichaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored
532 + meta operator support for custom operators
0ce0f62 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
533 + cross-language library loading
222993f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
534 + stack traces now include source file name and line number
0ce0f62 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
535 + implemented Regex type
966ea72 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
536 + .WALK (parent classes in configurable order)
537 + .name method on routines
538 + refactored enums, thereby fixing many enum related bugs
539 + fixed namespace of eval()ed code
612bcf3 @moritz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
540 + implemented parallel dispatch (@objects>>.methods)
541 + initial support for «...» quotes
0ce0f62 @pmichaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
542 + text files now default to utf8 encoding
966ea72 @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
543 + fixes to Match.perl and Match.chunks
544 + implemented 'constant name = $value'
545 + documented build dependencies
222993f @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
546 + grep() accepts general matcher, things like @list.grep(Int) work
547 + trigonometric functions (sin, cos, ...) now available via 'use Num :Trig'
b4f301d @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks.
jnthn authored
548 + qx{} quotes now work (except on Windows)
6685755 @jnthn Few extras for the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
549 + hyper-operators on hashes now work (%a >>+<< %b)
550 + initial implementation of $foo.@bar
551 + refactored wrap and unwrap to work with candidate lists; fixes some bugs
552 + refactored/improved callsame and callwith, and added nextsame and nextwith
553 (only work for dispatches of the form $foo.@bar and with wrap so far)
554 + partial implementation of .^parents and .^methods
b4f301d @jnthn ChangeLog tweaks.
jnthn authored
555 + can initialize attributes in terms of others
97c7cec @pmichaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored
556 + many other bug fixes and performance enhancements
ffcde86 @moritz ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
557
558 New in 2009-04 release (#16, "Bratislava")
5c8015e @jnthn Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for consi...
jnthn authored
559 + wrap and unwrap for subroutines
560 + calling a method on a Whatever star generates a closure
561 + 1+*, *+1 and others generate closures (*-1 missing)
562 + Associative, Positional and Callable are now parametric roles
563 + typed arrays and hashes
564 + parametric role subtyping (R[T1] ~~ R[T2] where T1 ~~ T2)
565 + .invert and .push on Hashes
566 + enforce return types of subroutines (partial implementation)
567 + parallel testing
568 + Configure.pl now supports passing options to parrot's Configure
569 + support for lexical subroutines and multis
570 + implemented \c[character name] in double quoted strings and regexes
571 + implemented Perl 5 regexes
572 + rx/.../ regex quoting
f68de36 @moritz [docs] typo (vim-o?) in ChangeLog
moritz authored
573 + sockets support has been added (IO::Socket)
5c19526 @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
574 + regex patterns may now be quantified by a separator regex
5c8015e @jnthn Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for consi...
jnthn authored
575 + moved many methods to the setting
576 + exporting and importing by tags, support :DEFAULT export tag
577 + implemented START blocks
578 + implemented roots builtin
579 + implemented .ast on Match objects
5c19526 @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
580 + added Match.caps and Match.chunks
5c8015e @jnthn Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for consi...
jnthn authored
581 + split() now supports limits in all cases
5c19526 @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
582 + prefix:<=> and the "fish operator" ( =<> ) are now gone
5c8015e @jnthn Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for consi...
jnthn authored
583 + .readline is now .get
584 + roles are now punned on any method call on the role
585 + many other bug fixes
370dd76 @moritz [docs] update to ChangeLog
moritz authored
586
db1e872 @pmichaud Final ChangeLog for release #15.
pmichaud authored
587 New in 2009-03 release (#15, "Oslo")
84920ea @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
588 + implemented $*PROGRAM_NAME magical variable
589 + outer lexicals are now visible in eval()
4947aea @moritz [ChangeLog] mention last/next working in grep()
moritz authored
590 + next, last etc. work in grep()
80344fd @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
591 + added R metaoperator
84920ea @moritz [docs] update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
592 + add an initial draft of Match.perl
4ec17da @pmichaud ChangeLog update.
pmichaud authored
593 + refactor Grammar and Match class hierarchy
594 + fix if/unless/while/until/for/... on line after close curlies
595 + add Q quoting, including Q:PIR
80344fd @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
596 + added "state" variables
cba1557 @jnthn Add a few more bits to the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
597 + //= fixed to short-circuit, and added short-circuiting &&= and ||=
598 + multi-subs now have the Multi type and have a .candidates method
599 + multi-method dispatch now looks up the class hierarchy
600 + various fixes to using roles as type constraints
601 + support bare sigils in signatures
80344fd @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
602 + more methods and functions moved to (Perl 6) setting
cba1557 @jnthn Add a few more bits to the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
603 + many other bug fixes
80344fd @pmichaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
604
4bb9d8d @pmichaud Rename NEWS to ChangeLog, since that's what it really represents.
pmichaud authored
605 New in 2009-02 release (#14, "Vienna")
606 + first release independent of Parrot releases
607 + passing 7076 spectests (+796 since 2009-01 release)
608 + build and use fakecutable (perl6.exe) by default
609 + redesigned build, configuration, and test subsystems
610 + add settings/ directory for builtins written in Perl 6 (was "prelude")
611 + improve diagnostics in Test.pm
612 + allow anonymous classes via C<::>
613 + re-use existing parameterized roles instead of creating new ones
614 + roles now pun classes when .new is called on them
615 + 'proto' now marks all same-named routines as 'multi'
616 + XopX is now Xop
617 + implement <-> (rw) pointy blocks
618 + added min= and max= metaoperators
619 + many many bugfixes
620 + publish release schedule
621 + documentation improvements
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