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