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authorMoritz Lenz <moritz@faui2k3.org>2012-07-26 21:03:08 +0200
committerMoritz Lenz <moritz@faui2k3.org>2012-07-26 21:03:08 +0200
commit259e3d3ae8cdefcc5a6ba12940db55eecefeea88 (patch)
parent15129cd72115d52be87399f2f574764eddeac169 (diff)
[announce] try to clarify a few deprecations
1 files changed, 5 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/skel/docs/announce/2012.07 b/skel/docs/announce/2012.07
index 7fe1058..2aba6c0 100644
--- a/skel/docs/announce/2012.07
+++ b/skel/docs/announce/2012.07
@@ -33,6 +33,9 @@ or changed as follows:
* IO::File and IO::Dir will go away, and &dir now returns values of type
IO::Path (which is currently the superclass of IO::File and IO::Dir).
+ The return values of &dir will still stringify to the base name of the
+ returned file and directory names, and you can call .path on them to
+ obtain the full path.
* Leading whitespace in rules and under :sigspace will no longer be
converted to <.ws> . For existing regexes that expect this conversion,
@@ -56,7 +59,7 @@ or changed as follows:
Scheduled for the 2012.08 release.
* The method Str.ucfirst will eventually be removed, and replaced by
- Str.titlecase .
+ Str.tc.
No schedule yet, depends on having titlecase implemented first.
* 'abs' is currently a prefix operator, and will be changed to a normal
@@ -64,7 +67,7 @@ or changed as follows:
Scheduled for the 2012.08 release.
* The integer argument to IO::Socket.recv will be interpreted as number of
- codepoints.
+ characters/codepoints.
Scheduled for the 2012.08 release.
There are some key features of Perl 6 that Rakudo Star does not