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