[racket-dev] 5.0.2 changelog

From: Jay McCarthy (jay.mccarthy at gmail.com)
Date: Thu Oct 28 11:30:14 EDT 2010

Here are some change logs entries for me:

Web Server - formlets now provide more HTML form elements;
make-xexpr-response supports a preamble for DTD declarations;
serve/servlet supports stateless servlets

PLAI - correct source locations in test printing; corrected test
printing; various GC language improvements and fixes

OpenSSL - ssl-tcp-addresses compatible with tcp-addresses

Match - compiler now uses unsafe operations to improve performance
(we've observed 2x on match intensive loads)

*SL - one-armed check-error; hash operations added to ASL;
define-datatype added to ASL

Net - WebSocket implementation added

You may not find them important.

On Wed, Oct 27, 2010 at 11:40 PM, Jon Rafkind <rafkind at cs.utah.edu> wrote:
> Please find your name below and provide some blurb for the 5.0.2 changelog
> Author: Jay McCarthy <jay at racket-lang.org>
>    - Adding define-datatype to ASL
>    - PLAI changes
>    - Webserver changes
> Author: Sam Tobin-Hochstadt <samth at racket-lang.org>
>    Faster loading of TR files?
> Author: Casey Klein <clklein at racket-lang.org>
>    redex things?
> Author: Matthew Flatt <mflatt at racket-lang.org>
>    Modules spliced at the file level instead of collection level.
>    Internal definitions for `when', `unless', `cond', `case', and `match'
>    #true and #false forms
> Author: Robby Findler <robby at racket-lang.org>
>    - Check syntax changes
>    - triangle primitives
> Author: Jay McCarthy <jay at racket-lang.org>
>    - New hash functions
> Author: ryan
>       - data/gvector
>       - syntax/parse updates
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Jay McCarthy <jay at cs.byu.edu>
Assistant Professor / Brigham Young University

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