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acc9484 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
1 New in 2012.09
2 + class Iterable does not inherit from class Cool anymore
3 + basic macro unquoting
4 + basic support for m:P5/.../ regexes
91e9725 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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5 + support for indirect type names in routine and type declarations
54030c3 Jonathan Worthington Add a note about having QAST-based NQP to the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
6 + compiler now built with QAST-based NQP, which generates better code, thus
7 making the compiler a little faster
f488677 Moritz Lenz export trait for constants
moritz authored
8 + support for "is export" traits on constants
d1f4dc7 Moritz Lenz implement wordcase, deprecate capitalize
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9 + implemented Str.wordcase
acc9484 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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10
4fe23e7 Moritz Lenz implement tclc
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11 New in 2012.08
12 + tclc implemented
85541f0 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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13 + --> ReturnType in signatures and prefix type constraints of routine return
5e1b9a8 Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog updates.
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14 types are honored
96699c0 Jonathan Worthington Be a little more precise/informative about magnitude of memory improveme...
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15 + reduced memory usage at build time by around 35% - 40%
8c740aa Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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16 + the argument to IO::Socket.recv is now interpreted as a number of characters
17 + enum lists and arguments to parametric roles are now evaluated at compile time
7b678c3 Jonathan Worthington Mention PIRT.
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18 + switched to new internal AST and backend representations (QAST and PIRT)
3a20b76 Moritz Lenz remove some deprecated subs and methods
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19 + removed deprecated routines Str.bytes and Str.lcfirst/&lcfirst
7c4c8b1 Moritz Lenz mention trait exception improvements in ChangeLog
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20 + errors from traits now contain file name and line number
e3d4092 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog with IO::{File,Dir} removal
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21 + IO::File and IO::Dir have been removed
5e1b9a8 Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog updates.
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22 + inliner has been improved and can inline a wider range of routines
23 + simple implementation of the 'soft' pragma
24 + fixed over-eager treatment of numeric literals as int rather than Int in cases
25 where they appeared each side of an infix operator
78c5c17 Moritz Lenz Detect and carp at circular module loading
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26 + detect circularities in module loading
449f30f Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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27 + sigilless variables in signatures when proeceed by | or \
de84a76 Jonathan Worthington Some more ChangeLog bits.
jnthn authored
28 + prevented blocks that declare variables turning into hash constructors
29 + made pre-compilation complain if dependencies are not pre-compiled yet
30 + fixed interpolation of double-quoted strings in regexes
31 + fixed issue with Num.new not being friendly to subclassing
32 + implemented handling of complex numbers in Str.Numeric
4fe23e7 Moritz Lenz implement tclc
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33
f2e4257 Patrick R. Michaud Deprecate SAFE.setting in favor of RESTRICTED.setting.
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34 New in 2012.07
35 + Deprecated SAFE.setting in favor of RESTRICTED.setting
582c906 Moritz Lenz allow ranges to interpolate into argument lists
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36 + Ranges can now interpolate in argument lists
3a0e404 Jonathan Worthington Add a note on meta-object improvement to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
37 + The built-in meta-objects (such as Metamodel::ClassHOW) now inherit from Any
88a9d69 Moritz Lenz add :enc/:encoding support to &open
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38 + &open now supports :enc/:encoding
cfe8e56 Moritz Lenz brush up ChangeLog
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39 + Exception.fail, .resumable and .resume
40 + Changed &dir to return IO::Path objects, not strings
5ee1f1e Patrick R. Michaud Deprecate .ucfirst and .lcfirst, per the current synopses (RT #114012).
pmichaud authored
41 + Deprecated .bytes, .ucfirst, and .lcfirst
55cf00a Moritz Lenz [docs/ChangeLog] &spurt, &slurp with :bin
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42 + &slurp now supports :bin
43 + &spurt implemented
cfe8e56 Moritz Lenz brush up ChangeLog
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44 + cleaned up Version implementation
45 + fixed :s file test
46 + recognize obosolete rand() and rand(N) forms at compile time
47 + anonymous subset types 'subset :: of Int where { $_ > 0 }'
f2e4257 Patrick R. Michaud Deprecate SAFE.setting in favor of RESTRICTED.setting.
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48
038718f Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] mention Match.gist
masak authored
49 New in 2012.06
5cff505 Moritz Lenz note some qbootstrap changes in ChangeLog
moritz authored
50 + Rakudo is now compiled with the same regex engine as user-space regexes use
0e8d1a1 Patrick R. Michaud Some ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
51 + transitive longest-token matching in protoregexes
038718f Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] mention Match.gist
masak authored
52 + changed the output of Match.gist
525a664 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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53 + string to number conversion now fails for non-numbers
8d6dbe6 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog and ROADMAP with str-numeric merge
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54 + string to number conversion now recognizes radix notation
525a664 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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55 + string incrementation is now aware of more scripts
56 + <|w> word boundary in regexes implemented
4904b02 Moritz Lenz note exception stuff in ChangeLog
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57 + more errors from within the meta model now contain line number and file name
61e6739 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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58 + &push and &unshift functions can now autovivify
59 + user-defined operators properly participate in LTM
1d48515 Moritz Lenz note -O2 changes in ChangeLog
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60 + Rakudo's C code is now compiled with optimization switches turned on
a441882 Moritz Lenz basic module loading tracing
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61 + basic module loading tracing with the RAKUDO_MODULE_DEBUG=1 env variable
cd26962 Jonathan Worthington Add a ChangeLog entry about LTM.
jnthn authored
62 + longest token matching with alternations
fd04ae0 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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63 + require with argument list
de72404 Moritz Lenz note module-trace merge in ChangeLog
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64 + compile time errors in loaded modules now show a module loading backtrace
0e8d1a1 Patrick R. Michaud Some ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
65 + improved list and .map handling
4d79923 Jonathan Worthington Make | flattening work on pairs, which flatten as named arguments.
jnthn authored
66 + can now use | to flatten a pair into an argument list as a named argument
038718f Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] mention Match.gist
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67
5552804 Moritz Lenz fill in some ChangeLog entries
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68 New in 2012.05
69 + meta ops //=, ||= and &&= now short-circuit properly
70 + Failure objects don't blow up the REPL anymore
71 + allow case insensitive regex matches without ICU in limited cases
72 + %*ENV now propagates into subprocesses
73 + RAKUDOLIB env variable supported in addition to PERL6LIB
93a44d7 Moritz Lenz Implement -M option
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74 + -I and -M command line options
7836d2f Moritz Lenz implement $?LINE and $?FILE
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75 + $?LINE and $?FILE variables
dd66583 Jonathan Worthington Updated ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
76 + warnings now include line number from program, not from CORE.setting
77 + reduction meta-operator on list-associative ops now has correct semantics
78 + now have :th alias for :nth in Str.match
79 + import collisions now report the name of the module that is to blame
80 + ms// fixed
81 + <$x> in regexes caches the compiled regex, which can be a big performance win
82 + implemented temp and let
c2634bd Moritz Lenz pairs in traits have a Bool value, not Int
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83 + 'use' can now import by tag name
c4fd56d Tadeusz Sośnierz [Changelog] Fix a tyop
tadzik authored
84 + 'use' with positional arguments
72358bd Moritz Lenz update changelog
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85 + lib.pm
c2634bd Moritz Lenz pairs in traits have a Bool value, not Int
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86 + updated calling conventions for traits
30c0796 Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog update.
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87 + implemented fff flip-flop operator; improvements to ff form also
b09c6f8 Moritz Lenz remove . from default @*INC
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88 + removed current directory from default library search path
4b16cae Moritz Lenz coerce arglist to import to an RPA
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89 + 'import' works
7a9b1e5 Jonathan Worthington Couple of extra ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored
90 + symbols installed in EXPORT in all nested packages, not just UNIT::EXPORT
91 + enumeration types can be used as roles
92 + END phasers now run when program ends with exit or an exception
6a660de Moritz Lenz three more changelog items
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93 + fix Rat.floor and .ceiling to work for large numbers
8523061 Jonathan Worthington Couple more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
94 + improved Rat stringification
6a660de Moritz Lenz three more changelog items
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95 + Real is now a role, as it should be
8523061 Jonathan Worthington Couple more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
96 + implemented < foo bar baz > syntax for alternations in regexes
97 + implemented <( and )> syntax for setting from/to of match in regexes
e9e7a27 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog and ROADMAP
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98 + support for non-Int enums
99 + basic support for Version literals
570f2bb Jonathan Worthington Few ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored
100 + chmod now available as a function
101 + roundrobin implemented
102 + fixed a bug in precompilation of modules that use roles from other modules
eb05804 Jonathan Worthington Note pack and unpack in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
103 + basic implementation of pack and unpack
1e35759 Jonathan Worthington Note about l-value substr in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
104 + implemented substr-rw, which provides an l-value (assignable) substring
22c12b0 Jonathan Worthington First crack at <~~> in regexes. Note that <~~0> and <~~beer> are NYI, an...
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105 + implemented <~~> (recursive call into self) syntax in regexes
2b96819 Moritz Lenz rename "lazy" to "LAZY" to avoid confusion with lazy lists
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106 + 'LAZY' statement prefix
72358bd Moritz Lenz update changelog
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107
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108 New in 2012.04.1
109 + autvivification for arrays and hashes
110 + more robust module precompilation
111 + improved infrastructure for calling C code
112 + $.foo style calls now contextualize correctly
7334a53 Patrick R. Michaud Typo fix; replace "infix cmp" with "&infix:<cmp>".
pmichaud authored
113 + &infix:<cmp> now return members of the Order enum in all cases
b1d764d Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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114 + --doc=format now loads Pod::To::format and uses it for rendering
115 + 'lib/' is no longer in the default include path
116 + improved Parameter.perl
117 + add .changed, .modified and .accessed methods to IO
118 + improved --help output
119 + install precompiled test module for speedup
120 + fixed printing of backtraces when regexes are in the call chain
121 + case insensitive regex matches now also work for interpolated variables
122
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123 New in 2012.04
124 + 'defined' is now a listop instead of a prefix op
125 + fixed :16('0d...')
ac083c5 Jonathan Worthington Fill out ChangeLog a little more.
jnthn authored
126 + implemented simple interpolation in names in type declarations (class ::(const) { })
127 + $=POD renamed to $=pod
128 + fixed slicing of non-lists with infinite ranges
129 + fixed accidental over-serialization, cutting ~300KB off each pre-compiled module
130 + scalar positionals no longer treated as slices
131 + implemented Routine.package
132 + join will now always reify at least 4 elements of a list if possible
133 + warnings now have line numbers
134 + brought back Str.indent
135 + ban declaring pseudo-packages, with a helpful error
136 + a name followed by :: now returns .WHO, so Foo::<&bar> style lookups work
137 + Exception.Bool now returns true
1501f51 Jonathan Worthington Update ChangeLog a little.
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138 + avoided re-parsing of longname, which speeds up the parse a bit overall
139 + implemented MY, CALLER, OUTER, UNIT, CORE, SETTING and DYNAMIC pseudo-packages
140 + implemented ::<$x> and ::{'$x'} style lookups
141 + some small optimizations to various Str built-ins and MapIter
95a6d8c Moritz Lenz update changelog and release announcement a bit
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142 + improved --doc output
73b1756 Will Coleda update ChangeLog slightly
coke authored
143 + added $*PERL
144 + implemented IO::ArgFiles.slurp
8d4f0c4 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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145
1c93f3c Moritz Lenz bump NQP revision
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146 New in 2012.03
147 + updated to dyncall 0.7
7a58a0d Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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148 + infix:<eqv> now autothreads over junctions
149 + more typed exceptions
4536120 Jonathan Worthington A couple of ChangeLog notes about the effects of bs.
jnthn authored
150 + pre-compiled modules/settings are now serialized, not re-built on load
151 + startup time is now about 25% of what it once was
6d0c4a5 Jonathan Worthington Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
152 + significant memory and time reduction (~40%) when pre-compiling modules/settings
153 + BEGIN and CHECK now work in r-value context
154 + constant declarator now works with non-literals on the RHS
155 + implemented Set, Bag, KeySet and KeyBag types
42695ea Moritz Lenz add :ex and :nth adverbs to ChangeLog
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156 + implemented :exhaustive and :nth match adverbs
df250d8 Jonathan Worthington Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
157 + implemented ENTER, LEAVE, KEEP and UNDO phasers
158 + implemented FIRST, NEXT and LAST phasers in for loops
159 + implemented START phaser, including use of it in r-value context
160 + implemented also syntax for adding traits inside a block/package
b2505be Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] added macros and quasis
masak authored
161 + implemented macro declarations and quasi quotes (sans placeholders)
bd6fdeb Moritz Lenz add anon enums to ChangeLog
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162 + implemented anonymous enums
8c7747b Moritz Lenz [ChangeLog]: note that scoped multis now die
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163 + 'our multi' now dies (used to ignore the 'our')
169bc80 Jonathan Worthington Couple more ChangeLog notes.
jnthn authored
164 + implemented PRE and POST phasers
165 + ~25% performance improvement to array indexing
1c93f3c Moritz Lenz bump NQP revision
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166
0bcf489 Jonathan Worthington Start on this month's ChangeLog.
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167 New in 2012.02
168 + catch duplicate accessor generation required of "has $.x; has @.x;"
a39d86a Jonathan Worthington More ChangeLog updates.
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169 + many more typed exceptions thrown
0bcf489 Jonathan Worthington Start on this month's ChangeLog.
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170 + undeclared attributes mentioned in signatures now caught at compile time
171 + empty Buf is now False in boolean context
172 + implemented <prior>
173 + implemented /<Foo::Bar::baz>/ syntax
174 + /<x>/ can call a predeclared lexical regex x
a39d86a Jonathan Worthington More ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored
175 + conjugate is now called conj
176 + enumeration values .gist to just the key, not the full name
c96ad7d Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
177 + <!> in regexes fixed
a39d86a Jonathan Worthington More ChangeLog updates.
jnthn authored
178 + implemented Match.make(...) method
179 + better error reporting for improper use of nextsame and friends
180 + initializers now parsed as part of a variable declarator
181 + trailing whitespace now removed from Pod declarator blocks
182 + List.tree made more useful
183 + implemented rename and copy functions
184 + ().pick and ().roll now return Nil
185 + default MAIN usage message includes .WHY of the candidates
186 + X::Base eliminated in favor of Exception
187 + various range iteration fixes; Num ranges now produce Num lists
188 + LHS of the xx operator is now thunked
189 + can now declare state/constant/our in regexes (before, only :my worked)
c96ad7d Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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190 + improved backtraces
191 + catch constructs that require an invocant but don't have one
192 + catch uses of virtual method calls in submethods and attribute initializers
193 + improved parsing and performance of reduction meta operators
6b1cbaa Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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194 + Rat arithmetic now properly defaults to Num if the denominator is too big
195 + FatRat implemented
ac5d99f Jonathan Worthington A few more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
196 + implemented long forms of regex adverbs (e.g. "ignorecase" maps to "i")
197 + fixed "but True" and "but False"
198 + object hashes, with the my %h{SomeObjectType} syntax
199 + implemented Int($x) style coercions
41349bf Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] added one more change
masak authored
200 + implemented Capture.perl
0bcf489 Jonathan Worthington Start on this month's ChangeLog.
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201
de59b4b Jonathan Worthington Start a ChangeLog for the month, so we don't have it all to do right bef...
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202 New in 2012.01
203 + -c command line option re-implemented
204 + take flattening bug fixed
205 + duplicate named parameter names detected
206 + fixed clone being too shallow with regard to containers
207 + fixed negative modulo for bigint
208 + better Routine.perl
209 + .DEFINITE macro implemented
f5da44b Jonathan Worthington Mention Cygwin build fixes in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
210 + .^methods, .^attributes and .^parents now support :excl (the new default) and :all
8d9c2fe Jonathan Worthington Update ChangeLog.
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211 + Array.delete implemented
212 + restored basic -n and -p functionality
213 + improved parameter introspection
214 + fixed operations on bigints when the first operand had been mixed in to
215 + fixed multi-dispatch narrowness calculation for native types
216 + binding to array and hash elements
217 + added Order enumeration, and updated cmp and <=> to use it
218 + adding various missing magicals, such as &?ROUTINE and ::?ROLE
219 + accessor generation for my $.x and our $.x cases
220 + fixed @x>>.() (hyper-invocation)
221 + updated Complex.Str to match current spec
222 + fixed eval to see GLOBAL properly
223 + implemented 0 but Answer(42) style mix-ins
224 + fixed various issues in scoping/handling of $/
225 + fixed usage of make in a regex (previously, only worked in action methods)
226 + optimized Range.roll and Range.pick for large ranges
f5da44b Jonathan Worthington Mention Cygwin build fixes in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
227 + fixed non-numeric, no-Str ranges
228 + fixed build on Cygwin
70b2ce7 Moritz Lenz 2012.01 release announcement
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229 + fixed regex backtracking into subrules and captures
de59b4b Jonathan Worthington Start a ChangeLog for the month, so we don't have it all to do right bef...
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230
4a57bd7 Jonathan Worthington Some ChangeLog entries.
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231 New in 2011.12
232 + improved protoregex support, including NFA caching
233 + <before ...> and <after ...> (lookahead and lookbehind)
234 + backslash sequences in character classes
235 + fixed quantified captures and :r interaction bug
de08cc8 Jonathan Worthington Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
236 + optimized match object construction, ListIter, substr and chomp
237 + improved performance of send/get on sockets
09097de Jonathan Worthington Couple of ChangeLog additions.
jnthn authored
238 + optimizer detects missing private methods and simplifies calls (level 3 only)
de08cc8 Jonathan Worthington Some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
239 + fixed some issues when an array was assigned to itself, maybe using .=
240 + implemented .wrap and .unwrap, plus wrap handles with a .restore method
f70f20a Jonathan Worthington Some ChangeLog entries.
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241 + implemented .trans on strings
242 + unicode properties can be matched against in regexes
243 + binding to @, % and & sigils now checks for the appropriate role
244 + assignments to variables declared with the & sigil now checked for Callable
245 + typed hashes, partial support for typed arrays
246 + some parametric role fixes
247 + can now use but operator with a type object
248 + smartmatching of regexes against arrays and hashes
249 + socket IO now implements .write and custom input line separators
250 + implemented getc
251 + implemented .WALK
252 + implemented ff, ^ff, ff^ and ^ff^
253 + implemented .REPR macro
3b7a158 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog in preparation for the 2011.12 release
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254 + implemented Proxy class
255 + some typed errors are now thrown from within the compiler
256 + stubbed methods from roles now require those methods to be implemented
257 + updated docs/ROADMAP
258 + .WHICH now returns ObjAt objects
98040f5 Moritz Lenz preliminary release annoucement
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259 + defining new operators
4a57bd7 Jonathan Worthington Some ChangeLog entries.
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260
cbc652c Moritz Lenz add some ChangeLog entries
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261 New in 2011.11
0bd4922 Jonathan Worthington Update changelog a little.
jnthn authored
262 + CATCH blocks are now much closer to spec
9bc820b Jonathan Worthington Case consistency fix in ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
263 + big integer support
264 + basic protoregex support with NFA-driven LTM for some declarative constructs
cbc652c Moritz Lenz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
265 + correct default values for natively typed variables
266 + fixed initialization of state variables
16b498b Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
267 + improved support for natively typed variables
268 + catch more uses of undeclared variables
269 + splice() is now implemented
adb4caa Jonathan Worthington Note uniq() in ChangeLog (colomon++).
jnthn authored
270 + uniq() is now implemented
16b498b Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
271 + several runtime errors now throw properly typed error objects
272 + various performance improvements, for example to the X meta op and Str.succ
273 + improved support for MAIN argument parsing
0bd4922 Jonathan Worthington Update changelog a little.
jnthn authored
274 + fixed lexicals/recursion bug
5390ac6 Jonathan Worthington Note copy in the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
275 + IO.copy is now implemented
cbc652c Moritz Lenz add some ChangeLog entries
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276
739000f Moritz Lenz fill ChangeLog a bit
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277 New in 2011.10
05d6117 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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278 + operators and functions with native type arguments
279 + detection of call to undefined routines at CHECK time
280 + various optimizations: inlining of operators, CHECK time dispatch decisions
739000f Moritz Lenz fill ChangeLog a bit
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281 + performance improvements of MapIter
282 + support @$foo style derefencing/coercion
283 + Exception.backtrace
f56944f Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
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284 + eval() has stopped to catch exceptions
739000f Moritz Lenz fill ChangeLog a bit
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285
313b687 Moritz Lenz add some few ChangeLog entries
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286 New in 2011.09
287 + Rewritten meta object protocol and object storage
288 + many speedups
a979ded Jonathan Worthington Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
289 + Int, Num and Str are now far more lightweight
313b687 Moritz Lenz add some few ChangeLog entries
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290 + much more robust handling of infinite list
291 + basic LoL (List of Lists) support
292 + :U and :D type modifiers
a979ded Jonathan Worthington Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
293 + protos and multis now conform to the new spec
313b687 Moritz Lenz add some few ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
294 + improved enum support
295 + basic 'constant' declarator
296 + .WHAT and friends as macros
297 + chrs sub and method
298 + support for .gist
299 + run() has been renamed to shell() to conform to current spec
300 + hyper methods now descend into nested data structures
301 + basic safe mode (through --seting=SAFE)
302 + recording and reporting of test timings (tools/test_summary.pl)
303 + Pod parsing and --pod=text option
304 + basic support for .WHY
a979ded Jonathan Worthington Add some ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
305 + greatly improved BEGIN-time support
306 + traits applied at BEGIN time for packages, routines and attributes
307 + parametric roles reify types properly, fixing many bugs
308 + better handling of type variables
309 + support $?CLASS, which is generic in roles
310 + support import/export of custom meta-objects for built in package declarators
311 + custom meta-objects can override method dispatch
312 + faster, allocation-free multi-dispatch cache
313 + a custom BUILD does not suppress default values
314 + undeclared attributes detected and reported at compile time
315 + basic support for native int/num types on lexical variables
316 + int/num as attributes are stored compactly in the object body
313b687 Moritz Lenz add some few ChangeLog entries
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317
c2194d6 Moritz Lenz copy ChangeLog from 2011.07
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318 New in 2011.07
319 + fractional powers of negative numbers now result in Complex numbers
320 + obtain spectests from a specific branch of the `roast' repo
321 + fix bug that prevented build on systems with little RAM
322
323 New in 2011.06
324 + added take-rw built-in
325 + numerous build system improvements
326 + assignment now evaluates arguments right-to-left
327
328 New in 2011.05 release
329 + added a call counter for builtins in Perl 6-level subroutines
330 + gcd (greatest common divisor) and lcm (largest common multiple) operators
331 + build system improvements
332 + added --ignore-parrot-rev option to Configure.pl
333 + Configure.pl now creates "config.status" file
334 + fixed relational operators when used with NaN
335 + implemented Int.base
336 + speedup smart-matching against numbers and Str.comb with default arguments
337 + added RAKUDO_SUBLOG environment var for tracking subroutine calls
338 + overall performance speedups
339
887bb5b Tadeusz Sośnierz Noted indent in the Changelog
tadzik authored
340 New in 2011.04 release
341 + implemented Str.indent
e09cb7e Moritz Lenz [docs] add two more entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
342 + A new, much simpler API and implemention of IO::Socket::INET
343 + Unified error messages to use "Cannot"
887bb5b Tadeusz Sośnierz Noted indent in the Changelog
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344
14319fc Moritz Lenz make assignment type check errors more informative
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345 New in 2011.03 release
346 + improved error message on type check failure in assignment
4290515 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog for 2011.03 release
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347 + -n and -p command line options
348 + Test.pm's skip() now has argument ordering consistent with todo()
349 + implemented complex conjugation
350 + more IO methods related to stat
14319fc Moritz Lenz make assignment type check errors more informative
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351
d6cfc94 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
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352 New in 2011.02 release
d52af1a Moritz Lenz [docs] braino, moritz--, jnthn++
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353 + IPv6 support
d6cfc94 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
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354 + more robust numeric exponentation
355 + --ll-backtrace command line option for PIR level stack traces
f4ec358 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
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356 + future-proof for upcoming generational garbage collector in parrot
357 + various constructs now return Nil
358 + infix:<orelse> implemented
cea2411 [docs] Mentioned xor changes in ChangeLog.
Kodi Arfer authored
359 + infix:<^^> and infix:<xor> improved
f4ec358 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
360 + negation metaoperator is now restricted to operators that return Bool
d6cfc94 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
361
c9bc28f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
362 New in 2011.01 release
ea8c88a Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
363 + faster subroutine calls (type cache)
c9bc28f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
364 + 'handles RoleName' now works
365 + Test.pm: s/done_testing/done/
ea8c88a Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
366 + non-spec debugging pragma Devel::Trace
367 + improved parsing of keyword boundaries
388eed7 Moritz Lenz another ChangeLog entry
moritz authored
368 + sped up .comb
c9bc28f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
369
2865b9d Moritz Lenz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
moritz authored
370 New in 2010.12 release
b2440a5 Nuno Carvalho [release] update changelog and add announcement
nunorc authored
371 + new .trans algorithm
2865b9d Moritz Lenz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
moritz authored
372 + fixed $*PID on MacOS X
b2440a5 Nuno Carvalho [release] update changelog and add announcement
nunorc authored
373 + don't register names of anon types
374 + configuration improvements
375 + updated Any functions
376 + fix $*IN_DECL leakage
377 + implemented Hash.hash
378 + Temporal updates
e9cf790 Nuno Carvalho [release] changelog updates, tadzik++ for pointing out changes
nunorc authored
379 + Buf.decode fixed
380 + open() fixed for binary flag
2865b9d Moritz Lenz use ParrotInterpreter.getpid for PID
moritz authored
381
9256321 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
382 New in 2010.11 release
383 + now works with parrot on git
384 + implemented qw//
385 + 5x speedup of .trans
386 + various improvements to Set
387 + don't use deprecated charset ops anymore
7b94fc9 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] updated
masak authored
388 + Bool.Bool and Bool.so now return False
389 + implemented &elems
390 + improved error for Date.new(Str)
391 + improvement on hyperoperators
392 + indexings like .[0 .. *-1] work now
9256321 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
393
13c8a23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update Changelog with require and Bool stringification
moritz authored
394 New in 2010.10 release
395 + True and False now stringify according to the specification
396 + basic form of 'require' for run time module loading
f523366 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
397 + warnings from the setting now produce line numbers in the users' program
8711e05 Updated ChangeLog.
Kodi Arfer authored
398 + local time zone available as $*TZ
0647023 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
399 + more consistent line numbers from warnings
400 + getting and setting attributes via introspection
401 + implement samespace, ms// and ss///
402 + hyper operator invoving = can now modify their arguments
403 + speed up Str.flip by over a factor of 100
13c8a23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update Changelog with require and Bool stringification
moritz authored
404
405 New in 2010.09 release
323a672 Carl Mäsak [ChangeLog] new IO methods
masak authored
406 + new methods on IO concerning the modify and access time of files
d84752d Implemented Instants and Durations.
Kodi Arfer authored
407 + S32::Temporal now completely implemented
408 + Instants and Durations
9993bb2 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
409 + speedup for slurp() and .reverse built-ins
0d6d574 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
410 + various improvements to the Set type
a93dcb6 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
411 + revamp of series operator code, and adaption to new spec
412 + implement ...^ up-to-but-excluding-series operator
413 + allow :r and :ratchet modifiers on regex quoting constructs
52bf6f3 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
414 + Bool.pick
415 + significantly improved enum implementation
d84752d Implemented Instants and Durations.
Kodi Arfer authored
416
c1e19af Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
417 New in 2010.08 release
fcf4f36 Moritz Lenz adverbs for m//
moritz authored
418 + syntactic adverbs on substitutions, rx quotes and m//, e.g. '$x ~~ s:2nd/a/b/'
c1e19af Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
419 + updated ROADMAP
420 + speedups for integer operations
7530af5 Matthew Walton Update ChangeLog for 2010.08 release.
mathw authored
421 + the Match class's .perl method now produces useful, roundtrippable Perl code
422 + the MAIN subroutine can now parse short arguments
423 + the cmp and <=> operators now work on more numeric types
424 + the Buf class now has .pack and .unpack methods with partial functionality
425 + numeric bitshift operators now have the correct precedence
426 + smartmatch against True or False is now an error
96a0ffe Moritz Lenz allow all the adverbs on s/// that Cool.subst understands
moritz authored
427
c6a829d Moritz Lenz add "handles" to ChangeLog
moritz authored
428 New in 2010.07 release
429 + support for delegation via 'handles'
66ca1a7 Moritz Lenz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
430 + implemented binding with := and read-only binding with ::=
431 + implement OS related built-ins like mkdir, cwd
432 + improved diagnostics in Test.pm
433 + basic binary IO, buffer encoding and decoding
434 + magic $*ARGFILE file handle
435 + more robust closures
436 + multi-level Array and Hash element autovivification
3370f07 Moritz Lenz update ChnageLog
moritz authored
437 + perl6 --version now identifies the exact git sha1 and parrot version
66ca1a7 Moritz Lenz add some ChangeLog entries
moritz authored
438 + implemented 'is rw' trait on classes
36c5464 Moritz Lenz switch file tests to $filename.IO ~~ :e; implement IO.z
moritz authored
439 + file tests now work through IO, ie. 'README'.IO ~~ :e
3370f07 Moritz Lenz update ChnageLog
moritz authored
440 + generic, multi-level Whatever-currying (eg grep !(* % 2), @list)
afd65e7 Jonathan Worthington Couple more ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored
441 + improved error reporting in many cases, especially multi-method dispatch
3370f07 Moritz Lenz update ChnageLog
moritz authored
442 + implemented backtracking into capturing groups and subrules
443 + phasers refactored, they can now return results and see the setting
444 + custom circumfix operators
445 + basic .wrap and .unwrap implementation
446 + weighted Hash.pick
447 + .perl on custom classes now dumps attributes
afd65e7 Jonathan Worthington Couple more ChangeLog items.
jnthn authored
448 + Basic implementation of the ==> and <== feed operators
449 + Int ~~ Num is no longer true, as per spec; use Numeric instead
937177e Jonathan Worthington Also a note in the ChangeLog about enum improvements.
jnthn authored
450 + Improvements to enumerations
c6a829d Moritz Lenz add "handles" to ChangeLog
moritz authored
451
e36cbae Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored
452 New in 2010.06 release
f17fe96 Moritz Lenz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
453 + new list model with immutable iterators, lots of fixes to lists and arrays
e36cbae Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored
454 + variable interpolation into regexes
5940b25 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
455 + compile time Whatever currying for infix, prefix and postfix operators
736bef8 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] some further updates
masak authored
456 + autoprinting in the REPL shell
457 + in @*INC, the current directory '.' now comes at the end, as in Perl 5
458 + basic Buf implementation: Str.encode/Buf.decode work for UTF-8
dd8b9f0 Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog
moritz authored
459 + proper Perl 6 match objects
460 + Backtraces with Perl 6 subroutine names and line numbers
fca899b Moritz Lenz add MAIN to ChangeLog
moritz authored
461 + MAIN and USAGE subs
f17fe96 Moritz Lenz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
462 + basic version of Str.trans
463 + mix-ins with non-roles (5 but 'string')
736bef8 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] some further updates
masak authored
464 + @*ARGS is now read-write
465 + IO::Socket::INET again works in CORE
8a1a1a5 Carl Mäsak [ChangeLog, announce] improvements
masak authored
466 + hash and array slices have been greatly improved
f17fe96 Moritz Lenz extend ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
467 + basic support for callframe() and CallFrame type
e36cbae Moritz Lenz update ChangeLog, CREDITS
moritz authored
468
d4bb7b2 Moritz Lenz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
469 New in 2010.05 release
65893e1 Solomon Foster Work on release announcements.
colomon authored
470 + implemented lexical and anonymous classes and roles
d4bb7b2 Moritz Lenz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
471 + manual pages are now installed
472 + the .match method now understand the adverbs :c; :p, :nth, :x, :g, :ov
473 + test reports with tools/test_summary.pl now record detailed timing information
474 + many improvements to numeric handling
475 + implemented S (sequential) meta operator
476 + fixed placeholder parameters ($^a, $^b)
477 + basic enum implementation
478 + implemented List.classify
d855135 Solomon Foster Add a few more bits to the changelog.
colomon authored
479 + turned on an additional 47 test files
480 + further improved error messages
481 + implement zero-argument versions of many binary operators
24e28a1 Solomon Foster Some spell checking, mention Blizkost.
colomon authored
482 + basic interoperation with Perl 5 through the external Blizkost project
d4bb7b2 Moritz Lenz [docs] add some entries to ChangeLog
moritz authored
483
eaf92e0 Moritz Lenz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
484 New in 2010.04 release
e135f23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
485 + interpolation of expression ending in postcircumfixes into double-quoted
486 strings (for example "cards: @cards.sort()")
eaf92e0 Moritz Lenz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
487 + prefix and postfix hyper operators
488 + multi subs now work properly when lexically scoped
489 + implemented item assignment with tighter precedence than the comma operator
e135f23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
490 + loading of .pm6 modules
eaf92e0 Moritz Lenz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
491 + Basic implementation of Numeric and Real roles
e135f23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
492 + implementation of DateTime and Date built-in types
eaf92e0 Moritz Lenz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
493 + named regexes can be declared outside of grammars again
494 + support for numbers with arbitrary radix, including fractional numbers (:16<DEAD.BEEF>)
e135f23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
495 + implemented fmt(), printf() note() and IO.getc built-in routines
eaf92e0 Moritz Lenz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
496 + infix meta operators now inherit the precedence of the modified operator
e135f23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
497 + &[+] short name for infix operators
498 + hash slices
499 + signature literals
98f05df Jonathan Worthington Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
500 + smart-matching against signatures
e135f23 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
501 + more consistent implementation of prefix:<|> for interpolating things into
502 signatures
503 + better error message on accidental usa of Perl 5 features such as << as
504 bit shift operators, and catch many perl 5 magic variables
1f638cc Moritz Lenz [docs] another ChangeLog entry
moritz authored
505 + implemented type Cool
98f05df Jonathan Worthington Some more ChangeLog entries.
jnthn authored
506 + implemented anonymous classes and roles
507 + implemented $*PID
508 + method introspection works again
509 + better error message for calling non-existent routine in a namespace
510 + now run programs with the setting as an outer lexical scope, as per spec
eaf92e0 Moritz Lenz [docs] start ChangeLog for next release
moritz authored
511
a8d808f Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored
512 New in 2010.03 release
513 + The trigonometric functions and the Rat class have received numerous
514 updates, making them faster and more complete
515 + .^parent now works again
516 + The invocation logic has received various speedups
517 + Hash creation has been optimized
518 + Various improvement related to constant internal strings have led to
519 slight speedups
4c251d4 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] fixed typo, removed dup
masak authored
520 + .pick, .sort, .keys, .values, .kv, sprintf were reimplemented, ported
521 from the old 'alpha' branch
a8d808f Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored
522 + The statement modifier for loop works again
523 + Various parsing bugs have been sorted out; one having to do with
524 closing curly braces at the end of a line not terminating the statement
6dd31df Jonathan Worthington Re-instate masak++ ChangeLog entries that I somehow managed to lose.
jnthn authored
525 + .CREATE, .BUILDALL and .can in the OO system have received attention,
526 some of it leading to mild speedups
527 + $*PROGRAM_NAME and @*ARGS now work
4c251d4 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] fixed typo, removed dup
masak authored
528 + Deferral works again (nextsame/nextwith/callsame/callwith)
6dd31df Jonathan Worthington Re-instate masak++ ChangeLog entries that I somehow managed to lose.
jnthn authored
529 + Array.delete works again
d537cea Jonathan Worthington Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
530 + Fixed .?, .+ and .* along with matching latest spec on .?
531 + Switch untyped variables to default to Any instead of Mu
532 + &foo lookup syntax works again (including for operators)
533 + Various cases of eqv operator implemented
534 + Make overriding postcircumfix:<( )> work again, this time per spec
535 + Make junctions of code objects invokable again
536 + Lazy implementation of the Z operator
537 + Added back @*INC
538 + Read-only %*ENV support
539 + Grammars work again
540 + Implemented regexes taking parameters
541 + Implemented proto-regex declarations
542 + Initial work on getting subset types working again
543 + Add back many of the file test methods
544 + Added docs/S11-Modules-proposal.pod documenting how we intend to handle
545 modules through Rakudo *
546 + First cut of locating and loading modules with a given version and/or
547 authority, and in absence of a requirement selection of the latest
548 version by default if multiple are available.
549 + Many improvements to the series operator
b4ed7c1 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] added/changed a few quotation marks
masak authored
550 + Implemented 'need' and a first cut of 'import'; 'use' works in terms
551 of them
d537cea Jonathan Worthington Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
552 + Import is now into the lexical scope by default, as per spec
b4ed7c1 Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] added/changed a few quotation marks
masak authored
553 + Removed requirement to hand-pre-compile .pm to .pir for use with 'use'
d537cea Jonathan Worthington Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
554 + Improved multi-dispatch candidate not found errors to include details of
555 the available candidates
556 + Implemented 'use MONKEY_TYPING'
557 + Many cases of smart-match work again
558 + $x.Foo::bar() and $x.$y() work again
559 + $.foo(1,2,3) works again
855ecb5 Solomon Foster Tweak changelog on metaops.
colomon authored
560 + !, R, X and Z meta-operators work, albeit with some caveats
d537cea Jonathan Worthington Fill out ChangeLog - should cover most things.
jnthn authored
561 + s/foo/bar/ and s[foo] = 'bar' substitution syntax implemented
562 + Array.rotate added back
563 + User defined operators (prefix, postfix, infix) working again
564 + Many more small but important improvements to built-in types and functions
565 + Various other bug fixes
566 + ROADMAP updates
a8d808f Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] partial draft of the 2010.03 release
masak authored
567
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
568 New in 2010.02 release
569 + The branch formerly known as 'ng' becomes the new master branch
2663b19 [docs/] additions to ChangeLog and announce/2010.02
Martin Berends authored
570 + The previous master branch is now Rakudo/alpha
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
571 + NQP-RX replaces NQP in the Parrot Compiler Toolkit, enabling the
572 source code of the compiler to be written in a subset of Perl 6 that
573 is much more powerful, most importantly with regexes, as the name
574 suggests
575 + The revised Perl6/Grammar.pm is much closer to the canonical STD.pm
576 + Regexes may declare contextual and lexical variables
577 + Lazy lists and arrays are partly implemented
578 + The object metamodel is largely written in NQP-RX instead of PIR
579 + The name of the root of the object hierarchy is now Mu
580 + The term 'undef' is gone, replaced by Nil, Mu or *.notdef depending on
581 context
2663b19 [docs/] additions to ChangeLog and announce/2010.02
Martin Berends authored
582 + Builtin classes derive from Cool which derives from Any
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
583 + The refactored source code is more compact and more easily extended
584 + 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
585 alpha to 24221, because porting the functionality to the new master
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
586 is still ongoing
587 + Release numbering changes from 'dash' to 'dot' delimiter to get on
588 better with various package management systems
589
98f43b6 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
590 New in 2010-01 release
591 + Added method form of eval.
592 + Implemented :s and :l file operators
593 + Added functions for logarithms using $base
594 + Refactored subroutine calls to use new Context structures in Parrot 2.0.0
595
0fabacb [docs/ChangeLog] draft of the 2010.02 entry
Martin Berends authored
596 New in 2009-12 release
597 + Only minor maintenance was done because all attention was being given
598 to the Rakudo/ng branch, bringing in the new nqp-rx bootstrap compiler
599
b5d7e51 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
600 New in 2009-11 release
601 + Rakudo now uses Parrot's updated calling convention features
d351043 Jonathan Worthington Tweak the release announcement and change log to clarify what the nested...
jnthn authored
602 + support unpacking of arrays, hashes and objects in signatures
b5d7e51 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
603 + changed .pick to use :replace instead of :repl
604 + many core setting optimizations and bugfixes
1db377a Carl Mäsak [docs/ChangeLog] added a few more changes
masak authored
605 + IO::Socket.recv() has been extended to accept a parameter specifying the
606 number of bytes which will be received
607 + Rakudo now looks up %INC in the right namespace when loading libraries for
608 foreign languages
b5d7e51 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog for release.
pmichaud authored
609
836c8c8 Moritz Lenz mention spectest_smolder in README and ChangeLog
moritz authored
610 New in 2009-10 release
611 + smolder reports for spectest runs
0331d60 Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
612 + more Complex trig functions
073d5ed Jonathan Worthington Additions to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
613 + pure Perl 6 implementation of the Complex type
0331d60 Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
614 + some variants of the new series operator
615 + correct construction of twigilled colonpairs
616 + infix:<eqv>, .pred and .succ for the Rat type
617 + when configuring with --gen-parrot, pass --optimize to parrot's Configure.pl
3eceb87 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
618 + moved more operators to the setting and thus made them overloadable
619 + { %hash } now correctly constructs a hash, not a closure
620 + new, faster low level Signature type
621 + improved Signature introspection
7e34de6 Moritz Lenz mention new signature binder in ChangeLog
moritz authored
622 + new, much faster signature binder
073d5ed Jonathan Worthington Additions to ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
623 + improved various error messages related to signature binding
624 + signature literals now supported
625 + binding of named arguments to positional parameters
626 + attributive parameters implemented
627 + package blocks now run as immediate blocks, as per the spec
628 + lexical variables declared outside of packages now visible inside them
836c8c8 Moritz Lenz mention spectest_smolder in README and ChangeLog
moritz authored
629
4b9cd2d Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
630 New in 2009-09 release
631 + updates to numeric operators: infix</>(Int, Int) creates a Rat
632 + Rat (rational) numbers
633 + overloadable builtin operators
48b5d4d Patrick R. Michaud Some ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
634 + contextual variables
635 + setting values in %*ENV now works
ea6448f Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
636 + partial support for trigonometric functions of complex numbers
637 + better handling of custom traits, many builtin traits moved to core setting
638 + improved type dispatch for builtin operators, type coercions
4b9cd2d Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
639
8d7fc7d Moritz Lenz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
640 New in 2009-08 release
3d5359d Patrick R. Michaud More text updates in preparation for release.
pmichaud authored
641 + Rakudo must now be built from an installed parrot, and can be installed
9959b21 Moritz Lenz [docs] mentioned installed parrot in ChangeLog
moritz authored
642 itself
8d7fc7d Moritz Lenz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
643 + separate Perl 6 meta class
644 + introspection on roles
645 + declaration of methods in the meta class by writing method ^newmethod($obj)
646 + :tree options for parent class, attribute and role introspection
3d5359d Patrick R. Michaud More text updates in preparation for release.
pmichaud authored
647 + allow some custom postcircumfix:<( )> methods
8d7fc7d Moritz Lenz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
648 + moved more built-ins into the setting
649 + implement operators infix:<!%> (divisibility test) and prefix [||] and [//]
650 + updated ROADMAP in preparation for the Rakudo Star release
651 + instead of throwing nasty parse errors, Rakudo now informs you that feed
9520b46 Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
652 operators are not yet implemented
8d7fc7d Moritz Lenz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
653 + improved testing: planless testing with done_testing(); better diagnostic
654 output from is()
9520b46 Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
655 + the syntax for embedded comments has changed
1c93b6b Moritz Lenz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
656 + embedded Pod comments are now recognized
9520b46 Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
657 + support for defining traits and applying them to routines, classes and roles
1c93b6b Moritz Lenz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
658 + "hides" trait (class A hides B { ... }), and "is hidden"
9520b46 Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog tweaks and additions.
jnthn authored
659 + better handling of slurpy and optional in multi-dispatch
660 + use of .?, .+ and .* with indirect calling form ($obj.+@cands)
661 + .can improved; now returns something usable as an iterator
662 + lastcall implemented
8d7fc7d Moritz Lenz [docs] updated ChangeLog. Corrections welcome
moritz authored
663
7187b9f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
664 New in 2009-07 release
fb0601a Jonathan Worthington Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored
665 + extensive refactor of the multi dispatch code to get closer to the spec
e7a7999 Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
666 + better handling of named arguments in multi dispatch
fb0601a Jonathan Worthington Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored
667 + operators and traits can be defined in the setting
e7a7999 Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
668 + basic implementation of the series and eqv operators
0b9d7af Moritz Lenz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
669 + refatored trait code to match updated specification
e7a7999 Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
670 + implemented more cases of smartmatching against hashes
671 + fixed state variables to work with //= and ||= initialization
0b9d7af Moritz Lenz [docs] more ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
672 + improved testing: when Rakudo dies with 'Null PMC Access' it is never
673 considered a success
674 + implemented the :all flag to split which keeps captures
675 + added List.rotate builtin
676 + nextwith and callwith now also work properly with methods
677 + take() without outer gather now merely warns
fb0601a Jonathan Worthington Extra changelog entry plus tweaks.
jnthn authored
678 + introspection of roles and attributes
7187b9f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
679
de1e9f0 Moritz Lenz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored
680 New in 2009-06 release
99cad48 Patrick R. Michaud Documentation updates for release.
pmichaud authored
681 + refactored and corrected object initialization (BUILD/CREATE)
de1e9f0 Moritz Lenz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored
682 + attributes initilizations can now use attributes defined earlier
683 + method calls are now faster
684 + basic safe mode that forbids IO and execution of external programs
685 + implemented meta operators for user defined operators
686 + initial implementation of Temporal (date/time related objects)
687 + type checking of implicit return values
688 + improved introspection methods
77f9d70 Patrick R. Michaud Some more updates in preparation for Thursday's release.
pmichaud authored
689 + cleaned up IO methods
1b06df8 Patrick R. Michaud More news.
pmichaud authored
690 + improved "is export" handling for modules and setting
77f9d70 Patrick R. Michaud Some more updates in preparation for Thursday's release.
pmichaud authored
691 + automatically transcode to iso-8859-1 for faster parsing when possible
692 + refactored and corrected assignment, .succ, .pred, C<++>, C<-->,
693 postcircumfix:<[ ]>, Whatever
694 + "module Foo;" now allows statements before it
99cad48 Patrick R. Michaud Documentation updates for release.
pmichaud authored
695 + improved Unicode string handling
696 + better support for Str increment/decrement in Unicode ranges
697 + many performance improvements
de1e9f0 Moritz Lenz [docs] initial changelog for 2009-06 release
moritz authored
698
ffcde86 Moritz Lenz ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
699 New in 2009-05 release
97c7cec Patrick R. Michaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored
700 + updated docs/ROADMAP
0ce0f62 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
701 + basic support for custom operators
702 + operators can now be referenced as &infix:<+>
97c7cec Patrick R. Michaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored
703 + meta operator support for custom operators
0ce0f62 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
704 + cross-language library loading
222993f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
705 + stack traces now include source file name and line number
0ce0f62 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
706 + implemented Regex type
966ea72 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
707 + .WALK (parent classes in configurable order)
708 + .name method on routines
709 + refactored enums, thereby fixing many enum related bugs
710 + fixed namespace of eval()ed code
612bcf3 Moritz Lenz [docs] ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
711 + implemented parallel dispatch (@objects>>.methods)
712 + initial support for «...» quotes
0ce0f62 Patrick R. Michaud Update ChangeLog a bit.
pmichaud authored
713 + text files now default to utf8 encoding
966ea72 Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
714 + fixes to Match.perl and Match.chunks
715 + implemented 'constant name = $value'
716 + documented build dependencies
222993f Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog
moritz authored
717 + grep() accepts general matcher, things like @list.grep(Int) work
718 + trigonometric functions (sin, cos, ...) now available via 'use Num :Trig'
b4f301d Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog tweaks.
jnthn authored
719 + qx{} quotes now work (except on Windows)
6685755 Jonathan Worthington Few extras for the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
720 + hyper-operators on hashes now work (%a >>+<< %b)
721 + initial implementation of $foo.@bar
722 + refactored wrap and unwrap to work with candidate lists; fixes some bugs
723 + refactored/improved callsame and callwith, and added nextsame and nextwith
724 (only work for dispatches of the form $foo.@bar and with wrap so far)
725 + partial implementation of .^parents and .^methods
b4f301d Jonathan Worthington ChangeLog tweaks.
jnthn authored
726 + can initialize attributes in terms of others
97c7cec Patrick R. Michaud ChangeLog updates for release
pmichaud authored
727 + many other bug fixes and performance enhancements
ffcde86 Moritz Lenz ChangeLog updates
moritz authored
728
729 New in 2009-04 release (#16, "Bratislava")
5c8015e Jonathan Worthington Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for consi...
jnthn authored
730 + wrap and unwrap for subroutines
731 + calling a method on a Whatever star generates a closure
732 + 1+*, *+1 and others generate closures (*-1 missing)
733 + Associative, Positional and Callable are now parametric roles
734 + typed arrays and hashes
735 + parametric role subtyping (R[T1] ~~ R[T2] where T1 ~~ T2)
736 + .invert and .push on Hashes
737 + enforce return types of subroutines (partial implementation)
738 + parallel testing
739 + Configure.pl now supports passing options to parrot's Configure
740 + support for lexical subroutines and multis
741 + implemented \c[character name] in double quoted strings and regexes
742 + implemented Perl 5 regexes
743 + rx/.../ regex quoting
f68de36 Moritz Lenz [docs] typo (vim-o?) in ChangeLog
moritz authored
744 + sockets support has been added (IO::Socket)
5c19526 Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
745 + regex patterns may now be quantified by a separator regex
5c8015e Jonathan Worthington Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for consi...
jnthn authored
746 + moved many methods to the setting
747 + exporting and importing by tags, support :DEFAULT export tag
748 + implemented START blocks
749 + implemented roots builtin
750 + implemented .ast on Match objects
5c19526 Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
751 + added Match.caps and Match.chunks
5c8015e Jonathan Worthington Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for consi...
jnthn authored
752 + split() now supports limits in all cases
5c19526 Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates.
pmichaud authored
753 + prefix:<=> and the "fish operator" ( =<> ) are now gone
5c8015e Jonathan Worthington Updates to ChangeLog; add some more items and replace * with + for consi...
jnthn authored
754 + .readline is now .get
755 + roles are now punned on any method call on the role
756 + many other bug fixes
370dd76 Moritz Lenz [docs] update to ChangeLog
moritz authored
757
db1e872 Patrick R. Michaud Final ChangeLog for release #15.
pmichaud authored
758 New in 2009-03 release (#15, "Oslo")
84920ea Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
759 + implemented $*PROGRAM_NAME magical variable
760 + outer lexicals are now visible in eval()
4947aea Moritz Lenz [ChangeLog] mention last/next working in grep()
moritz authored
761 + next, last etc. work in grep()
80344fd Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
762 + added R metaoperator
84920ea Moritz Lenz [docs] update ChangeLog a bit
moritz authored
763 + add an initial draft of Match.perl
4ec17da Patrick R. Michaud ChangeLog update.
pmichaud authored
764 + refactor Grammar and Match class hierarchy
765 + fix if/unless/while/until/for/... on line after close curlies
766 + add Q quoting, including Q:PIR
80344fd Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
767 + added "state" variables
cba1557 Jonathan Worthington Add a few more bits to the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
768 + //= fixed to short-circuit, and added short-circuiting &&= and ||=
769 + multi-subs now have the Multi type and have a .candidates method
770 + multi-method dispatch now looks up the class hierarchy
771 + various fixes to using roles as type constraints
772 + support bare sigils in signatures
80344fd Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
773 + more methods and functions moved to (Perl 6) setting
cba1557 Jonathan Worthington Add a few more bits to the ChangeLog.
jnthn authored
774 + many other bug fixes
80344fd Patrick R. Michaud More ChangeLog updates for release #15.
pmichaud authored
775
4bb9d8d Patrick R. Michaud Rename NEWS to ChangeLog, since that's what it really represents.
pmichaud authored
776 New in 2009-02 release (#14, "Vienna")
777 + first release independent of Parrot releases
778 + passing 7076 spectests (+796 since 2009-01 release)
779 + build and use fakecutable (perl6.exe) by default
780 + redesigned build, configuration, and test subsystems
781 + add settings/ directory for builtins written in Perl 6 (was "prelude")
782 + improve diagnostics in Test.pm
783 + allow anonymous classes via C<::>
784 + re-use existing parameterized roles instead of creating new ones
785 + roles now pun classes when .new is called on them
786 + 'proto' now marks all same-named routines as 'multi'
787 + XopX is now Xop
788 + implement <-> (rw) pointy blocks
789 + added min= and max= metaoperators
790 + many many bugfixes
791 + publish release schedule
792 + documentation improvements
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