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authorSteve Mynott <steve.mynott@gmail.com>2016-04-02 18:05:24 +0100
committerSteve Mynott <steve.mynott@gmail.com>2016-04-02 18:05:24 +0100
commit16ac50242e496b6d500086cc5e84d701a1fa5a30 (patch)
parent8c4bc97210251f16c4ec0fcbc0e6495179c971ee (diff)
more blurb
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diff --git a/docs/announce/2016.03.md b/docs/announce/2016.03.md
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--- a/docs/announce/2016.03.md
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@@ -27,9 +27,12 @@ collected from the Perl 6 community.
Some of the new compiler features since the last Rakudo Star release include:
* Much improved REPL with multi-line support.
+ * Native string arrays.
* Values in the environment value hash are now allomorphic.
* Blob is now a proper value type.
- * A big amount of efficiency improvements for both time and memory.
+ * Many Time & Memory efficiency improvements including faster accessor/mutators.
+ * Can now uninstall modules.
+ * Modules can now be shared between rakudo versions.
* The usual assortment of bug fixes and error message improvements.
Notable changes in modules shipped with Rakudo Star:
@@ -37,9 +40,10 @@ Notable changes in modules shipped with Rakudo Star:
* Bailador: removed and available in the ecosystem.
* ufo: removed and available in the ecosystem.
* Native::Resources: helper for native code added.
- * DBIish: Many fixes, oracle support, stuff.
+ * DBIish: Better Oracle & Postgres support, more GLRish API and many other fixes.
* Shell::Command: deprecated "which".
- * more stuff
+ * Panda: Fix issues with paths containing spaces, '--help' option added etc.
+ * And much more
There are some key features of Perl 6 that Rakudo Star does not yet
handle appropriately, although they will appear in upcoming releases.