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  • It's Sunday evening and, as promised, here's the new draft of S26. It's not yet committed, as there will (no doubt) be much discussion first. I apologize in advance: I am still travelling on my ...
    Damian ConwayDamian Conway
    Aug 16, 2009 at 8:26 pm
    Sep 22, 2009 at 6:01 am
  • Author: wayland Date: 2009-08-18 09:24:07 +0200 (Tue, 18 Aug 2009) New Revision: 28017 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S02-bits.pod docs/Perl6/Spec/S16-io.pod docs/Perl6/Spec/S28-special-names.pod ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 18, 2009 at 7:24 am
    Aug 21, 2009 at 6:16 am
  • I was wondering if there had been any discussion about how to type file and directory names in Perl 6. I've read a couple of posts about file test operators, where some have suggested making ...
    Hinrik Örn SigurðssonHinrik Örn Sigurðsson
    Aug 13, 2009 at 4:25 pm
    Aug 20, 2009 at 1:30 am
  • In my post "Three things in Perl 6 that aren't so great" [0], I outline three things about Perl 6 that bug me at present. Commenter daxim made what seems to me a sensible proposal [1] for solving the ...
    Carl MäsakCarl Mäsak
    Aug 10, 2009 at 4:31 pm
    Aug 18, 2009 at 12:14 am
  • Hi Perl 6 people. I've been looking closely at the definition of the Range class in S02 and the current Rakudo implementation, and I have some comments... It seems that there are two intended uses ...
    Michael ZedelerMichael Zedeler
    Aug 24, 2009 at 9:50 pm
    Aug 31, 2009 at 10:48 am
  • Referring to Patrick's blog about an official 'useable' version of Rakudo, a suggestion: Since Rakudo* (not sure how it is to be written) is intended to be a cut-down version of perl6.0.0 that is ...
    Richard HainsworthRichard Hainsworth
    Aug 9, 2009 at 12:30 pm
    Aug 11, 2009 at 9:58 am
  • Should there not be a way to define object constructors with custom signatures that can be usefully invoked like a normal constructor? Currently, defining a BUILD method for a class with a specific ...
    Kevan BensonKevan Benson
    Aug 19, 2009 at 10:37 pm
    Aug 27, 2009 at 6:32 am
  • All this discussion about file paths, particularly about "current working directory", has inspired me to raise another idea for how this could be done, which may be a little more abstract or ...
    Darren DuncanDarren Duncan
    Aug 19, 2009 at 8:08 am
    Aug 20, 2009 at 3:47 am
  • Does anyone know the time complexity of searching elements in hash tables in Perl? Suppose the number of elements is n. I have no idea on how Perl automatically builds the hash function and the ...
    Forrest Sheng BaoForrest Sheng Bao
    Aug 22, 2009 at 9:01 pm
    Aug 22, 2009 at 10:03 pm
  • Since the discussion came up on #perl6 if this is really the expected behaviour, S09 says: As the end-point of a range, a lone "whatever" means "to the maximum specified index" (if fixed indices were ...
    Moritz Lenz via RTMoritz Lenz via RT
    Aug 19, 2009 at 11:54 am
    Aug 21, 2009 at 3:35 pm
  • Author: lwall Date: 2009-08-29 21:06:40 +0200 (Sat, 29 Aug 2009) New Revision: 28113 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S03-operators.pod Log: [S03] some tidying of /, %, div, and mod Modified: ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 29, 2009 at 7:06 pm
    Aug 31, 2009 at 10:38 pm
  • In regards to http://perlcabal.org/syn/S11.html#Versioning I have recently considered that it may be deficient in addressing a possibly-common situation, and I'm looking for input on how to handle ...
    Darren DuncanDarren Duncan
    Aug 26, 2009 at 9:54 pm
    Aug 27, 2009 at 11:17 am
  • On behalf of the Rakudo development team, I'm pleased to announce the August 2009 development release of Rakudo Perl #20 "PDX". Rakudo is an implementation of Perl 6 on the Parrot Virtual Machine ...
    Kyle HasselbacherKyle Hasselbacher
    Aug 20, 2009 at 4:31 am
    Aug 20, 2009 at 12:42 pm
  • See this link. http://archive.netbsd.se/?ml=perl6-language&a=2008-11&t=9170058 In particular, I thought Tom Christiansen's long message had some relevant info about filename literals. :) ...
    Timothy S. NelsonTimothy S. Nelson
    Aug 19, 2009 at 1:13 am
    Aug 19, 2009 at 7:18 pm
  • use v6; my $s; # ! $x.defined my @a; # @a.defined That's the current Rakudo behavior. RT #64968 suggests that this is a bug. In Perl 5, @a would not be defined until something was put into it. Which ...
    Kyle HasselbacherKyle Hasselbacher
    Aug 12, 2009 at 9:26 pm
    Aug 13, 2009 at 7:10 pm
  • Masak's Journal[1] identifies a couple of problems involving the interaction of POD with block-form classes - one in the article itself, and another in the comments that follow. The first is that a ...
    Jon LangJon Lang
    Aug 10, 2009 at 10:28 pm
    Aug 11, 2009 at 1:19 pm
  • S05 mentions the magic <after pattern in two locations, but I cannot find a specification of the interaction between <after and the ratcheting {rule/token} status. Specifically, is token { ... ...
    Austin HastingsAustin Hastings
    Aug 8, 2009 at 9:46 pm
    Aug 10, 2009 at 6:09 pm
  • Author: jimmy Date: 2009-08-07 05:02:42 +0200 (Fri, 07 Aug 2009) New Revision: 27888 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S01-overview.pod docs/Perl6/Spec/S02-bits.pod docs/Perl6/Spec/S03-operators.pod ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 7, 2009 at 3:02 am
    Aug 7, 2009 at 8:32 pm
  • Author: carlin Date: 2009-08-25 08:48:35 +0200 (Tue, 25 Aug 2009) New Revision: 28061 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S03-operators.pod Log: [S03] Don't not use no double negatives Modified: ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 25, 2009 at 6:48 am
    Aug 25, 2009 at 6:55 am
  • Hi there, trivial patch in attach. (11:47:29 AM) ihrd: it type-based.t we have (11:47:50 AM) ihrd: multi foo (@bar) { "Array " ~ join(', ', @bar) } (11:48:24 AM) ihrd: and is(foo(@array), 'Array foo, ...
    ИльяИлья
    Aug 21, 2009 at 3:24 am
    Aug 21, 2009 at 6:39 am
  • t/spec/S02-builtin_data_types/unicode.t has tests like this: # LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A, COMBINING GRAVE ACCENT my Str $u = "\x[0041,0300]"; is $u.bytes, 3, 'combining À is three bytes as utf8'; is ...
    Moritz LenzMoritz Lenz
    Aug 8, 2009 at 2:31 pm
    Aug 12, 2009 at 7:17 am
  • Author: lwall Date: 2009-09-01 01:42:06 +0200 (Tue, 01 Sep 2009) New Revision: 28150 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S03-operators.pod Log: [S03] steal ::= for readonly binding ala sigs Modified: ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 31, 2009 at 11:42 pm
    Aug 31, 2009 at 11:42 pm
  • Author: lwall Date: 2009-08-31 21:56:55 +0200 (Mon, 31 Aug 2009) New Revision: 28146 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S02-bits.pod Log: [S02] remove fossil noticed by pmichaud++ Modified: ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 31, 2009 at 7:57 pm
    Aug 31, 2009 at 7:57 pm
  • Author: lwall Date: 2009-08-28 17:41:35 +0200 (Fri, 28 Aug 2009) New Revision: 28098 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S03-operators.pod Log: [S03] qualify "longer" to mean graphemes for pmichaud++ Modified: ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 28, 2009 at 3:41 pm
    Aug 28, 2009 at 3:41 pm
  • Author: carlin Date: 2009-08-25 02:26:56 +0200 (Tue, 25 Aug 2009) New Revision: 28060 Modified: docs/Perl6/Perl5/Differences.pod docs/Perl6/Spec/S03-operators.pod Log: [Differences.pod] Added a ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 25, 2009 at 12:27 am
    Aug 25, 2009 at 12:27 am
  • Author: lwall Date: 2009-08-25 02:24:05 +0200 (Tue, 25 Aug 2009) New Revision: 28059 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S06-routines.pod Log: [S06] remove fossil spotted by jnthn++ Modified: ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 25, 2009 at 12:24 am
    Aug 25, 2009 at 12:24 am
  • Author: lwall Date: 2009-08-25 02:21:44 +0200 (Tue, 25 Aug 2009) New Revision: 28058 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S02-bits.pod Log: [S02] disallow alphanums as quote delims [S02] document WhateverCode ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 25, 2009 at 12:21 am
    Aug 25, 2009 at 12:21 am
  • Author: moritz Date: 2009-08-21 14:18:14 +0200 (Fri, 21 Aug 2009) New Revision: 28046 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S03-operators.pod Log: [S03] store Squirrels in %squirrels, not in %cats Modified: ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 21, 2009 at 12:18 pm
    Aug 21, 2009 at 12:18 pm
  • Author: wayland Date: 2009-08-21 14:11:17 +0200 (Fri, 21 Aug 2009) New Revision: 28045 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S02-bits.pod docs/Perl6/Spec/S03-operators.pod docs/Perl6/Spec/S09-data.pod ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 21, 2009 at 12:11 pm
    Aug 21, 2009 at 12:11 pm
  • Author: moritz Date: 2009-08-21 12:49:04 +0200 (Fri, 21 Aug 2009) New Revision: 28043 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S02-bits.pod Log: [S02] small clarifications on Whatever comprehensions Modified: ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 21, 2009 at 10:49 am
    Aug 21, 2009 at 10:49 am
  • Hi there, I `m looking into MMD, example: 2 I am expected some sort of ambiguous there. Thank you! Ihrd
    ИльяИлья
    Aug 21, 2009 at 2:02 am
    Aug 21, 2009 at 2:02 am
  • perl6-language@perl.org, you are invited to Title: P6 Hackathon Time: Sat Aug 29 2pm – 4pm (Timezone: Central Time) Where: Bottom floor of Borders on 75 & Bethany Calendar: perl6-language@perl.org ...
    Art SchmidtArt Schmidt
    Aug 20, 2009 at 3:12 pm
    Aug 20, 2009 at 3:12 pm
  • Author: wayland Date: 2009-08-20 07:12:22 +0200 (Thu, 20 Aug 2009) New Revision: 28040 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S16-io.pod docs/Perl6/Spec/S32-setting-library/IO.pod Log: [S32/IO] and [S16] Changes ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 20, 2009 at 5:12 am
    Aug 20, 2009 at 5:12 am
  • Author: wayland Date: 2009-08-20 00:04:27 +0200 (Thu, 20 Aug 2009) New Revision: 28036 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S16-io.pod docs/Perl6/Spec/S32-setting-library/IO.pod Log: [S16] Documented $*CWD ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 19, 2009 at 10:04 pm
    Aug 19, 2009 at 10:04 pm
  • Author: wayland Date: 2009-08-19 03:57:49 +0200 (Wed, 19 Aug 2009) New Revision: 28026 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S16-io.pod docs/Perl6/Spec/S32-setting-library/IO.pod Log: [S32/IO] put in canonpath ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 19, 2009 at 1:58 am
    Aug 19, 2009 at 1:58 am
  • Author: lwall Date: 2009-08-19 02:08:06 +0200 (Wed, 19 Aug 2009) New Revision: 28024 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S32-setting-library/IO.pod Log: [IO.pod] fix bogon-infested named parameter syntax ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 19, 2009 at 12:08 am
    Aug 19, 2009 at 12:08 am
  • On behalf of the Parrot team, I'm proud to announce Parrot 1.5.0 "TEH PARROTZ!." Parrot (http://parrot.org/) is a virtual machine aimed at running all dynamic languages. Parrot 1.5.0 is available on ...
    Andrew WhitworthAndrew Whitworth
    Aug 18, 2009 at 4:26 pm
    Aug 18, 2009 at 4:26 pm
  • Author: jani Date: 2009-08-18 13:18:13 +0200 (Tue, 18 Aug 2009) New Revision: 28020 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S16-io.pod Log: Rephrasing for clarity, also changed "POSIX" to "portable POSIX" where ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 18, 2009 at 11:18 am
    Aug 18, 2009 at 11:18 am
  • Author: wayland Date: 2009-08-18 12:16:37 +0200 (Tue, 18 Aug 2009) New Revision: 28019 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S16-io.pod docs/Perl6/Spec/S32-setting-library/IO.pod Log: S32/IO: Mention that Path ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 18, 2009 at 10:16 am
    Aug 18, 2009 at 10:16 am
  • Author: wayland Date: 2009-08-18 11:47:04 +0200 (Tue, 18 Aug 2009) New Revision: 28018 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S02-bits.pod docs/Perl6/Spec/S32-setting-library/IO.pod Log: [S32/IO] A few changes, ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 18, 2009 at 9:47 am
    Aug 18, 2009 at 9:47 am
  • Author: benmorrow Date: 2009-08-16 21:16:39 +0200 (Sun, 16 Aug 2009) New Revision: 28005 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S04-control.pod Log: [Spec] Clarify behaviour of closure traits when an exception is ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 16, 2009 at 7:16 pm
    Aug 16, 2009 at 7:16 pm
  • Author: wayland Date: 2009-08-15 13:19:43 +0200 (Sat, 15 Aug 2009) New Revision: 27999 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S02-bits.pod docs/Perl6/Spec/S16-io.pod docs/Perl6/Spec/S32-setting-library/IO.pod ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 15, 2009 at 11:19 am
    Aug 15, 2009 at 11:19 am
  • Author: jani Date: 2009-08-13 14:19:25 +0200 (Thu, 13 Aug 2009) New Revision: 27978 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S32-setting-library/Containers.pod Log: S32/Containers iterator rephrase (similar to S09 ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 13, 2009 at 12:19 pm
    Aug 13, 2009 at 12:19 pm
  • Author: lwall Date: 2009-08-11 19:28:07 +0200 (Tue, 11 Aug 2009) New Revision: 27959 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S02-bits.pod docs/Perl6/Spec/S04-control.pod docs/Perl6/Spec/S05-regex.pod ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 11, 2009 at 5:28 pm
    Aug 11, 2009 at 5:28 pm
  • Author: jani Date: 2009-08-11 17:08:49 +0200 (Tue, 11 Aug 2009) New Revision: 27957 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S09-data.pod Log: Clarification of hash key sort order, based on S32 Modified: ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 11, 2009 at 3:09 pm
    Aug 11, 2009 at 3:09 pm
  • Author: jimmy Date: 2009-08-07 16:30:19 +0200 (Fri, 07 Aug 2009) New Revision: 27893 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S01-overview.pod docs/Perl6/Spec/S02-bits.pod docs/Perl6/Spec/S03-operators.pod ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 7, 2009 at 2:30 pm
    Aug 7, 2009 at 2:30 pm
  • Author: wayland Date: 2009-08-07 06:07:53 +0200 (Fri, 07 Aug 2009) New Revision: 27889 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S32-setting-library/IO.pod Log: [S32/IO] Made some more mods to the filesystem due to ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 7, 2009 at 4:08 am
    Aug 7, 2009 at 4:08 am
  • Author: jimmy Date: 2009-08-06 18:07:31 +0200 (Thu, 06 Aug 2009) New Revision: 27883 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S02-bits.pod Log: [Spec/S02-bits.pod] fixed spec, see S12 for more. Modified: ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 6, 2009 at 4:07 pm
    Aug 6, 2009 at 4:07 pm
  • Author: lwall Date: 2009-08-06 15:14:15 +0200 (Thu, 06 Aug 2009) New Revision: 27882 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S02-bits.pod Log: [S02] Note that coercion to Nil provides "loop else" functionality ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 6, 2009 at 1:14 pm
    Aug 6, 2009 at 1:14 pm
  • Author: wayland Date: 2009-08-06 07:34:41 +0200 (Thu, 06 Aug 2009) New Revision: 27881 Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S32-setting-library/IO.pod Log: [S32/IO] Clarification thanks to richard++ Since this ...
    Pugs-commitsPugs-commits
    Aug 6, 2009 at 5:34 am
    Aug 6, 2009 at 5:34 am
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