Pugs 6.0.9 released.

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Autrijus Tang

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Feb 28, 2005, 12:05:30 AM2/28/05
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After a week of work, I'm glad to present Pugs 6.0.9, available
in a CPAN near you seen as Perl6::Pugs; you can also download it
from my home server:

http://autrijus.org/dist/Perl6-Pugs-6.0.9.tar.gz

[Changes for 6.0.9 - February 28, 2005]

* First Perl 6 module: Test.pm.
* First Pugs Apocryphon: docs/01Overview.html.
* More than 600 unit tests, with a comprehensive coverage.
* Relicensed under GPLv2 and Artistic2.0b5.
* New flags: --version, -v, -c.
* New examples: examples/fp.p6, examples/shuffle.p6.
* New syntaxes: ?? ::, our(), chained =>, END{}, =begin END, unless.
* New primitives: defined(), unlink(), ref(), join(), require(), int()
* New magicals: $?SUBNAME, %*ENV, &?BLOCK, &?CALLER_CONTINUATION, @*INC.
* New literals: \d1234, 0d1234, qq[], qw[].
* Interpolation in double-quoted strings.
* Hashes and subscripting.
* Bare blocks now assumes outer scope's lexical pad.
* Bare blocks in statement level is now always executed.
* Closures closes properly; errors are propagated upwards.
* A first draft of "Kwid" documentation format.
* A first draft of builtins declarations.

Thanks,
/Autrijus/

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