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CVS commit: pkgsrc/lang/parrot

Module Name:    pkgsrc
Committed By:   he
Date:           Thu Mar  8 10:11:24 UTC 2012

Modified Files:
        pkgsrc/lang/parrot: Makefile PLIST distinfo
Added Files:
        pkgsrc/lang/parrot/patches: patch-am
Removed Files:
        pkgsrc/lang/parrot/patches: patch-al

Log Message:
Update parrot to version 3.10.0.  Subsequent updates to follow...

Pkgsrc changes:
 * Adapt to changes in list of installed files
 * Remove a now-irrelevant patch, add another as a workaround
   for a timing-dependent patch (done differently in later revisions)

Upstream changes:

- Core
   + The mark VTABLE was added to the Select PMC
   + The Parrot::Embed Perl 5 module was removed from parrot.git and now lives
   + A set_random method was added to the Integer PMC, so random numbers can
     be generated without needing to load math dynops
   + A new implementation of green threads was added to Parrot, in preparation
     for a robust hybrid threading system. Green threads are currently
     not available on Windows.
- Languages
   + Winxed
     - 'multi' modifier improved
     - throw "string" now emits throw instead of die
     - several optimizations in generated code
     - improved some error dianostics
- Community
   + Parrot Foundation was accepted to Google Code-In 2011. We
     could always use more volunteers.  Task ideas are on the wiki:
- Documentation
- Tests
   + Added tests for recently-fixed bugs using return :flat and

To generate a diff of this commit:
cvs rdiff -u -r1.53 -r1.54 pkgsrc/lang/parrot/Makefile
cvs rdiff -u -r1.29 -r1.30 pkgsrc/lang/parrot/PLIST
cvs rdiff -u -r1.43 -r1.44 pkgsrc/lang/parrot/distinfo
cvs rdiff -u -r1.3 -r0 pkgsrc/lang/parrot/patches/patch-al
cvs rdiff -u -r0 -r1.4 pkgsrc/lang/parrot/patches/patch-am

Please note that diffs are not public domain; they are subject to the
copyright notices on the relevant files.

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