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