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Status Count
Developing 169
Frozen 163
Retracted 29


internals

RFC 1: Implementation of Threads in Perl [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Bryan C. Warnock <bwarnock@gtemail.net>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 1 Aug 2000 Last Modified 28 Sep 2000

RFC 27: Coroutines for Perl [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Tom Scola <tscola@inch.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 4 Aug 2000

RFC 32: A method of allowing foreign objects in perl [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Dan Sugalski <dan@sidhe.org>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 2 Aug 2000

RFC 35: A proposed internal base format for perl variables [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Dan Sugalski <dan@sidhe.org>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 4 Aug 2000

RFC 36: Structured Internal Representation of Filenames [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Jarkko Hietaniemi <jhi@iki.fi>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 4 Aug 2000

RFC 38: Standardise Handling Of Abnormal Numbers Like Infinities And NaNs [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Jarkko Hietaniemi <jhi@iki.fi>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 5 Aug 2000

RFC 40: Module Scope Control [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Bryan C. Warnock <bwarnock@gtemail.net>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 5 Aug 2000 Last Modified 28 Sep 2000

RFC 43: Integrate BigInts (and BigRats) Support Tightly With The Basic Scalars [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Jarkko Hietaniemi <jhi@iki.fi>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 5 Aug 2000

RFC 46: Use features of portable, free compilers and libraries [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer John Tobey <jtobey@john-edwin-tobey.org>
Status Retracted Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 5 Aug 2000 Last Modified 28 Sep 2000

RFC 61: Interfaces for linking C objects into perlsubs [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer David Nicol <perl6rfc@davidnicol.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 7 Aug 2000

RFC 125: Components in the Perl Core Should Have Well-Defined APIs and Behavior [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Bradley M. Kuhn <bkuhn@ebb.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 17 Aug 2000 Last Modified 28 Sep 2000

RFC 127: Sane resolution to large function returns [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Jerrad Pierce <belg4mit@mit.edu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 17 Aug 2000

RFC 130: Transaction-enabled variables for Perl6 [HTML]

Version 6 Maintainer Szabó, Balázs <dlux@kapu.hu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 17 Aug 2000 Last Modified 13 Sep 2000

RFC 131: Internal String Storage to be Opaque [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 18 Aug 2000

RFC 136: Implementation of hash iterators [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Tom Hughes <tom@compton.nu>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 20 Aug 2000 Last Modified 28 Sep 2000

RFC 146: Remove socket functions from core [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Stephen P. Potter <spp@ds.net>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 24 Aug 2000

RFC 155: Remove mathematic and trigonomic functions from core binary [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Stephen P. Potter <spp@ds.net>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 24 Aug 2000 Last Modified 28 Aug 2000

RFC 172: Precompiled Perl scripts. [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Slava Pechenin <slava@baltica.ru>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 29 Aug 2000

RFC 210: Data/Binary Dumping and Freezing [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer John van Vlaanderen
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 12 Sep 2000

RFC 214: Emit warnings and errors based on unoptimized code [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Torkington <gnat@frii.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 12 Sep 2000 Last Modified 15 Sep 2000

RFC 227: Extend the window to turn on taint mode [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Adam Turoff <ziggy@panix.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 14 Sep 2000 Last Modified 18 Sep 2000

RFC 273: Internal representation of Pseudo-hashes using attributes. [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Michael Maraist <maraist@udel.edu>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 27 Sep 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 281: The Perl 6 Development Log [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 24 Sep 2000

RFC 293: MT-Safe Autovariables in perl 5.005 Threading [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Michael Maraist <maraist@udel.edu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 294: Internally, data is stored as UTF8 [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 295: Normalisation and unicode::exact [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 296: Getting Data Into Unicode Is Not Our Problem [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 297: Attributes for compiler hints [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 300: use unicode::representation and no unicode [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 301: Cache byte-compiled programs and modules [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 302: Unrolling loops and tail recursion [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 303: Keep use less, but make it work. [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 304: sort algorithm to be selectable at compile time [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 310: Ordered bytecode [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 312: Unicode Combinatorix [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 313: Perl 6 should support I18N and L10N [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 314: A parser is a many-layered thing [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 315: Kick out all ops - libprt [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 318: Handling environment setting in extension modules [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Jonathan Leffler <jleffler@informix.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 323: Perl's embedding API should be simple [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 26 Sep 2000

RFC 325: POD and comments handling in perl [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Richard Foley <richard@rfi.net>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 326: Symbols, symbols everywhere [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Paolo Molaro <lupus@debian.org>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 26 Sep 2000

RFC 334: Perl should allow specially attributed subs to be called as C functions [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Dan Sugalski <dan@sidhe.org>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 28 Sep 2000

RFC 338: shareable bytecode [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Stéphane Payrard <stef@francenet.fr>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 28 Sep 2000

RFC 352: Merge Perl and C#, but have default Main class for scripting. [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Timothy Covell <dirac@ashavan.org>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 29 Sep 2000

RFC 353: A Sandboxing mechanism for Perl 6 [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Matthew Byng-Maddick <mbm@colondot.net>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals@perl.org
Date 30 Sep 2000


internals-unicode

RFC 322: Abstract Internals String Interaction [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-internals-unicode@perl.org
Date 26 Sep 2000


language

RFC 2: Request For New Pragma: Implicit [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Bryan C. Warnock <bwarnock@gtemail.net>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 5 Aug 2000 Last Modified 28 Aug 2000

RFC 3: messages.rfc - An RFC to discussing the wisdom of allowing run time error and warning messages to be modified at run time [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Corwin Brust <cbrust@alldata.net>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 1 Aug 2000

RFC 4: type inference [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Steve Fink <steve@fink.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 1 Aug 2000 Last Modified 27 Aug 2000

RFC 7: Higher resolution time values [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Gisle Aas <gisle@ActiveState.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 2 Aug 2000

RFC 8: The AUTOLOAD subroutine should be able to decline a request [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Leon Brocard <acme@astray.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 10 Aug 2000 Last Modified 25 Sep 2000

RFC 9: Highlander Variable Types [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Andy Wardley <abw@kfs.org>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 1 Aug 2000

RFC 10: Filehandles should use * as a type prefix if typeglobs are eliminated. [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Peter Scott <peter@psdt.com>
Status Retracted Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 5 Aug 2000

RFC 12: variable usage warnings [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Steve Fink <steve@fink.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 2 Aug 2000 Last Modified 20 Sep 2000

RFC 15: Stronger typing through tie. [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Michael Fowler <michael@shoebox.net>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 2 Aug 2000

RFC 17: Organization and Rationalization of Perl State Variables [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Steve Simmons <scs@ans.net>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 3 Aug 2000

RFC 18: Immediate subroutines [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Jean-Louis Leroy
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 4 Aug 2000 Last Modified 1 Oct 2000

RFC 19: Rename the local operator [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer J. David Blackstone <jdavidb@dfw.net>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 4 Aug 2000 Last Modified 26 Sep 2000

RFC 20: Overloadable && and || [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Jean-Louis Leroy
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 4 Aug 2000

RFC 21: Subroutines: Replace wantarray with a generic want function [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 6 Aug 2000 Last Modified 18 Sep 2000

RFC 22: Control flow: Builtin switch statement [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 4 Aug 2000 Last Modified 18 Sep 2000

RFC 24: Data types: Semi-finite (lazy) lists [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Withdrawn Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 4 Aug 2000 Last Modified 18 Sep 2000

RFC 25: Operators: Multiway comparisons [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 4 Aug 2000 Last Modified 18 Sep 2000

RFC 26: Named operators versus functions [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Johan Vromans <jvromans@squirrel.nl>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 4 Aug 2000 Last Modified 28 Aug 2000

RFC 28: Perl should stay Perl. [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 4 Aug 2000

RFC 29: unlink() should be left alone [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 4 Aug 2000 Last Modified 14 Aug 2000

RFC 33: Eliminate bareword filehandles. [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Peter Scott <peter@psdt.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 4 Aug 2000 Last Modified 29 Aug 2000

RFC 37: Positional Return Lists Considered Harmful [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Jarkko Hietaniemi <jhi@iki.fi>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 5 Aug 2000

RFC 41: Request For New Pragma: Implicit [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Bryan C. Warnock <bwarnock@gtemail.net>
Status Retired Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 9 Aug 2000

RFC 42: Request For New Pragma: Shell [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Bryan C. Warnock <bwarnock@gtemail.net>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 5 Aug 2000 Last Modified 18 Sep 2000

RFC 44: Bring Documentation Closer To Whatever It Documents [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Jarkko Hietaniemi <jhi@iki.fi>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 5 Aug 2000

RFC 45: || and && should propagate result context to both sides [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Peter Scott <peter@psdt.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 5 Aug 2000 Last Modified 29 Aug 2000

RFC 50: BiDirectional Support in PERL [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Roman M. Parparov <romm@empire.tau.ac.il>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 6 Aug 2000

RFC 52: List context return from filesystem functions [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Peter Scott <peter@psdt.com>
Status Withdrawn Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 6 Aug 2000 Last Modified 3 Sep 2000

RFC 53: Built-ins: Merge and generalize index and rindex [HTML]

Version 10 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 7 Aug 2000

RFC 54: Operators: Polymorphic comparisons [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 7 Aug 2000 Last Modified 18 Sep 2000

RFC 55: Compilation: Remove requirement for final true value in require-d and do-ed files [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 7 Aug 2000 Last Modified 25 Sep 2000

RFC 56: Optional 2nd argument to pop() and shift() [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Jonathan Scott Duff <duff@pobox.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 7 Aug 2000 Last Modified 1 Sep 2000

RFC 58: chomp() changes. [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Ted Ashton <ashted@southern.edu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 7 Aug 2000

RFC 59: Proposal to utilize * as the prefix to magic subroutines [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Jonathan Scott Duff <duff@pobox.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 7 Aug 2000 Last Modified 1 Sep 2000

RFC 62: Wildcards for multiple module imports [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Peter Bevan <peter@scalarmonkey.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 8 Aug 2000

RFC 65: Add change bar functionality to pod [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Dan Sugalski <dan@sidhe.org>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 8 Aug 2000

RFC 67: Deep Copying, aka, cloning around. [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Peter Scott <peter@psdt.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 8 Aug 2000 Last Modified 29 Aug 2000

RFC 68: Eliminate the optional sub for BEGIN etc block declarations [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Peter Scott <peter@psdt.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 8 Aug 2000 Last Modified 29 Aug 2000

RFC 70: Allow exception-based error-reporting. [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Bennett Todd <bet@rahul.net>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 8 Aug 2000 Last Modified 18 Sep 2000

RFC 71: Legacy Perl $pkg'var should die [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 8 Aug 2000 Last Modified 15 Sep 2000

RFC 74: Proposal to rename import and unimport [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Jonathan Scott Duff <duff@pobox.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 8 Aug 2000 Last Modified 1 Sep 2000

RFC 76: Builtin: reduce [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 10 Aug 2000 Last Modified 20 Sep 2000

RFC 77: Suggested isa() operator. [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer James Mastros <james@rtweb.net>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 8 Aug 2000

RFC 78: Improved Module Versioning And Searching [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Steve Simmons <scs@ans.net>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 8 Aug 2000

RFC 79: The Predefined POD Streams are perl, data, and doc [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer John Porter <jdporter@min.net>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 9 Aug 2000 Last Modified 7 Sep 2000

RFC 83: Make constants look like variables [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Jeremy Howard <j@howard.fm>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 10 Aug 2000 Last Modified 21 Sep 2000

RFC 84: Replace => (stringifying comma) with => (pair constructor) [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 10 Aug 2000 Last Modified 18 Sep 2000

RFC 85: All perl generated errors should have a unique identifier [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Chaim Frenkel <chaimf@pobox.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 9 Aug 2000 Last Modified 19 Sep 2000

RFC 89: Controllable Data Typing [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Syloke Soong <syloke.soong@nsc.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 10 Aug 2000 Last Modified 12 Aug 2000

RFC 94: Rename @ARGV to @ARGS [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Retracted Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 11 Aug 2000 Last Modified 11 Sep 2000

RFC 102: Inline Comments for Perl. [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Glenn Linderman <glenn@linderman.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 14 Aug 2000 Last Modified 14 Sep 2000

RFC 103: Fix $pkg::$var precedence issues with parsing of :: [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Retracted Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 14 Aug 2000 Last Modified 23 Sep 2000

RFC 104: Backtracking [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer iVAN Georgiev <raptor@unacs.bg>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 14 Aug 2000

RFC 105: Remove "In string @ must be \@" fatal error [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 15 Aug 2000 Last Modified 16 Sep 2000

RFC 107: lvalue subs should receive the rvalue as an argument [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Andy Wardley <abw@kfs.org>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 15 Aug 2000

RFC 108: Scope of Polymorphic References and Objects [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Syloke Soong <syloke.soong@nsc.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 15 Aug 2000 Last Modified 16 Aug 2000

RFC 109: Less line noise - let's get rid of @% [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Karl Glazebrook <kgb@pha.jhu.edu>
Status Withdrawn Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 15 Aug 2000 Last Modified 28 Aug 2000

RFC 111: Here Docs Terminators (Was Whitespace and Here Docs) [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Richard Proctor <richard@waveney.org>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 16 Aug 2000 Last Modified 2 Sep 2000

RFC 113: Better constants and constant folding [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer John Siracusa <siracusa@mindspring.com>
Status Retired Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 15 Aug 2000 Last Modified 16 Aug 2000

RFC 114: Perl resource configuration [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Jonathan Scott Duff <duff@pobox.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 16 Aug 2000 Last Modified 1 Sep 2000

RFC 115: Overloadable parentheses for objects [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer pdl-porters team <pdl-porters@jach.hawaii.edu>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 16 Aug 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 121: linkable output mode [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer David Nicol <perl6rfc@davidnicol.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 17 Aug 2000 Last Modified 20 Sep 2000

RFC 122: types and structures [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer David Nicol <perl6rfc@davidnicol.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 17 Aug 2000

RFC 123: Builtin: lazy [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer David Nicol <perl6rfc@davidnicol.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 17 Aug 2000 Last Modified 1 Sep 2000

RFC 124: Sort order for any hash [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer David Nicol <perl6rfc@davidnicol.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 17 Aug 2000

RFC 126: Ensuring Perl's object-oriented future [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer John Siracusa <siracusa@mindspring.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 16 Aug 2000 Last Modified 28 Aug 2000

RFC 133: Alternate Syntax for variable names [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer David Corbin <dcorbin@machturtle.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 20 Aug 2000 Last Modified 28 Aug 2000

RFC 134: Alternative array and hash slicing [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Mike Pastore <pastorem@mediaone.net>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 20 Aug 2000

RFC 135: Require explicit m on matches, even with ?? and // as delimiters. [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Nathan Torkington <gnat@frii.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 20 Aug 2000 Last Modified 15 Sep 2000

RFC 139: Allow Calling Any Function With A Syntax Like s/// [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer John Porter <jdporter@min.net>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 17 Aug 2000

RFC 140: One Should Not Get Away With Ignoring System Call Errors [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Jarkko Hietaniemi <jhi@iki.fi>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 22 Aug 2000

RFC 142: Enhanced Pack/Unpack [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Edwin Wiles <ewiles@cox.rr.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 22 Aug 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 143: Case ignoring eq and cmp operators [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Markus Peter <warp@spin.de>
Status Retired Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 24 Aug 2000 Last Modified 25 Sep 2000

RFC 147: Split Scalars and Objects/References into Two Types [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Retracted Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 24 Aug 2000 Last Modified 25 Aug 2000

RFC 156: Replace first match function (?...?) with a flag to the match command. [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Stephen P. Potter <spp@ds.net>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 24 Aug 2000

RFC 157: Delete dbmopen and dbmclose commands. [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Stephen P. Potter <spp@ds.net>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 24 Aug 2000

RFC 162: Heredoc contents [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Richard Proctor <richard@waveney.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 27 Aug 2000 Last Modified 1 Oct 2000

RFC 167: Simplify do BLOCK Syntax [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Mark Senn <mds@purdue.edu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 26 Aug 2000 Last Modified 29 Aug 2000

RFC 168: Built-in functions should be functions [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Johan Vromans <jvromans@squirrel.nl>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 27 Aug 2000 Last Modified 20 Sep 2000

RFC 173: Allow multiple loop variables in foreach statements [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Peter Scott <peter@psdt.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 29 Aug 2000 Last Modified 6 Sep 2000

RFC 175: Add list keyword to force list context (like scalar) [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Retracted Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 29 Aug 2000 Last Modified 11 Sep 2000

RFC 176: subroutine / generic entity documentation [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Michael Maraist <maraist@udel.edu>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 25 Aug 2000 Last Modified 25 Sep 2000

RFC 177: A Natural Syntax Extension For Chained References (aka Multidimensional Arrays/Hashes) [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Jarkko Hietaniemi <jhi@iki.fi>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 29 Aug 2000

RFC 179: More functions from set theory to manipulate arrays [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Gael Pegliasco <gael.pegliasco@telecorporate.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 30 Aug 2000

RFC 181: Formats out of core / New format syntax [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Retracted Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 30 Aug 2000 Last Modified 16 Sep 2000

RFC 184: Perl should support an interactive mode. [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Ariel Scolnicov <ariels+perl6@compugen.co.il>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 31 Aug 2000 Last Modified 22 Sep 2000

RFC 192: Undef values ne value [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Richard Proctor <richard@waveney.org>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 4 Sep 2000

RFC 194: Standardise Function Pre- and Post-Handling [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Jarkko Hietaniemi <jhi@iki.fi>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 5 Sep 2000

RFC 195: Retire chop(). [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Nathan Torkington <gnat@frii.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 5 Sep 2000 Last Modified 18 Sep 2000

RFC 199: Short-circuiting built-in functions and user-defined subroutines [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Garrett Goebel <garrett@scriptpro.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 6 Sep 2000 Last Modified 15 Sep 2000

RFC 208: crypt() default salt [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Mark Dominus <mjd@plover.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 11 Sep 2000 Last Modified 23 Sep 2000

RFC 209: Fuller integer support in Perl. [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Shane Kerr <shane@time-travellers.org>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 11 Sep 2000

RFC 213: rindex and index should return true/false values [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Torkington <gnat@frii.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 12 Sep 2000 Last Modified 15 Sep 2000

RFC 215: More defaulting to $_ [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Kenneth C. Rich <xkenrich@mail.rochester.edu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 10 Sep 2000 Last Modified 13 Sep 2000

RFC 216: POD should tolerate white space. [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Kenneth C. Rich <kenrich@mail.rochester.edu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 12 Sep 2000

RFC 217: POD needs a reorder command. [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Kenneth C. Rich <kenrich@mail.rochester.edu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 12 Sep 2000 Last Modified 13 Sep 2000

RFC 220: wait() and waitpid() should return false on failure [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Nathan Torkington <gnat@frii.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 13 Sep 2000

RFC 221: system() should return useful values [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Nathan Torkington <gnat@frii.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 13 Sep 2000

RFC 223: Objects: use invocant pragma [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 14 Sep 2000 Last Modified 25 Sep 2000

RFC 226: Selective interpolation in single quotish context. [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Brad Hughes <brad@tgsmc.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 14 Sep 2000 Last Modified 14 Sep 2000

RFC 229: Variable interpolation on demand. [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Glenn Linderman <glenn@linderman.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 14 Sep 2000 Last Modified 28 Sep 2000

RFC 230: Replace format built-in with format function [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 15 Sep 2000 Last Modified 20 Sep 2000

RFC 232: Replace AUTOLOAD by a more flexible mechanism [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Ilya Zakharevich <ilya@math.ohio-state.edu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 15 Sep 2000

RFC 236: Change the way $SIG{__WARN__} and $SIG{__DIE__} are used [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Chris Hostetter <chrish@cnet.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 15 Sep 2000

RFC 241: Pseudo-hashes must die! [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Michael Schwern <schwern@pobox.com>
Status Developing (Last Call) Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 16 Sep 2000

RFC 242: No overloading of f($arg) basing on ref($arg) [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Ilya Zakharevich <ilya@math.ohio-state.edu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 15 Sep 2000

RFC 243: No special UPPERCASE_NAME subroutines [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Ilya Zakharevich <ilya@math.ohio-state.edu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 15 Sep 2000

RFC 244: Method calls should not suffer from the action on a distance [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Ilya Zakharevich <ilya@math.ohio-state.edu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 15 Sep 2000

RFC 245: Add new empty keyword to DWIM for clearing values [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Retracted Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 16 Sep 2000 Last Modified 29 Sep 2000

RFC 252: Interpolation of subroutines [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Michael G Schwern <schwern@pobox.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 17 Sep 2000

RFC 253: UNIVERSAL::require() [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Michael G Schwern <schwern@pobox.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 17 Sep 2000

RFC 255: Fix iteration of nested hashes [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Retracted Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 18 Sep 2000 Last Modified 25 Sep 2000

RFC 257: UNIVERSAL::import() [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Michael G Schwern <schwern@pobox.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 18 Sep 2000

RFC 258: Distinguish packed data from printable strings [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Tim Conrow <tim@ipac.caltech.edu>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 18 Sep 2000 Last Modified 28 Sep 2000

RFC 259: Builtins : Make use of hashref context for garrulous builtins [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 19 Sep 2000 Last Modified 29 Sep 2000

RFC 261: Pattern matching on perl values [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Steve Fink <steve@fink.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 19 Sep 2000

RFC 262: Index Attribute [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer David Nicol <perl6rfc@davidnicol.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 19 Sep 2000

RFC 263: Add null() keyword and fundamental data type [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Retracted Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 19 Sep 2000 Last Modified 23 Sep 2000

RFC 264: Provide a standard module to simplify the creation of source filters [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 20 Sep 2000 Last Modified 29 Sep 2000

RFC 266: Any scalar can be a hash key [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Steve Fink <steve@fink.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 20 Sep 2000

RFC 267: Eliminate dump() function [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Dominus <mjd@plover.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 20 Sep 2000

RFC 268: Keyed arrays [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Glenn Linderman <glenn@linderman.com>
Status Withdrawn Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 20 Sep 2000 Last Modified 28 Sep 2000

RFC 269: Perl should not abort when a required file yields a false value [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Dominus <mjd@plover.com>
Status Withdrawn Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 21 Sep 2000 Last Modified 23 Sep 2000

RFC 270: Replace XS with the Inline module as the standard way to extend Perl. [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Brian Ingerson <brian@ingerson.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 21 Sep 2000

RFC 271: Subroutines : Pre- and post- handlers for subroutines [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 20 Sep 2000 Last Modified 29 Sep 2000

RFC 275: New 'tristate' pragma to allow undef to take on NULL semantics [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 23 Sep 2000 Last Modified 29 Sep 2000

RFC 277: Method calls SHOULD suffer from ambiguity by default [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 24 Sep 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 278: Additions to 'use strict' to fix syntactic ambiguities [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 24 Sep 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 279: my() syntax extensions and attribute declarations [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 24 Sep 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 280: Tweak POD's CEE [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 24 Sep 2000

RFC 282: Open-ended slices [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 24 Sep 2000

RFC 283: tr/// in array context should return a histogram [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 24 Sep 2000

RFC 284: Change $SIG{__WARN__} and $SIG{__DIE__} to magic subs [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 24 Sep 2000

RFC 285: Lazy Input / Context-sensitive Input [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Adam Turoff <ziggy@panix.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 24 Sep 2000 Last Modified 26 Sep 2000

RFC 287: Improve Perl Persistance [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Adam Turoff <ziggy@panix.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 24 Sep 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 288: First-Class CGI Support [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Adam Turoff <ziggy@panix.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 24 Sep 2000 Last Modified 26 Sep 2000

RFC 290: Better english names for -X [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Adam Turoff <ziggy@panix.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 24 Sep 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 292: Extensions to the perl debugger [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer David Storrs <dstorrs@dstorrs.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 305: $^C should be true when compiling [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 306: User-definable POD handling [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 320: Allow grouping of -X file tests and add filetest builtin [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 327: \v for Vertical Tab [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Nicholas Clark <nick@talking.bollo.cx>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 26 Sep 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 328: Single quotes don't interpolate \' and \\ [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Nicholas Clark <nick@talking.bollo.cx>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 28 Sep 2000

RFC 329: use syntax [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 28 Sep 2000

RFC 337: Common attribute system to allow user-defined, extensible attributes [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 28 Sep 2000 Last Modified 1 Oct 2000

RFC 339: caller->eval BLOCK [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer David Nicol <perl6rfc@davidnicol.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 28 Sep 2000

RFC 340: with takes a context [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer David Nicol <perl6rfc@davidnicol.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 28 Sep 2000

RFC 342: Pascal-like "with" [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer David Nicol <perl6rfc@davidnicol.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 28 Sep 2000

RFC 344: Elements of @_ should be read-only by default [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer John Tobey <jtobey@john-edwin-tobey.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 28 Sep 2000 Last Modified 1 Oct 2000

RFC 351: Beyond the amnesic eval [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Stéphane Payrard <stef@francenet.fr>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 29 Sep 2000

RFC 355: Leave $[ alone. [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Fred Heutte <phred@sunlight.portland.or.us>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 29 Sep 2000

RFC 356: Dominant Value Expressions [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Glenn Linderman <glenn@linderman.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 29 Sep 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 357: Perl should use XML for documentation instead of POD [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Frank Tobin <ftobin@uiuc.edu>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 30 Sep 2000 Last Modified 3 Oct 2000

RFC 358: Keep dump capability. [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer S. A. Janet <stosh@eskimo.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 30 Sep 2000

RFC 361: Simplifying split() [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Sean M. Burke <sburke@cpan.org>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language@perl.org
Date 30 Sep 2000


language-data

RFC 81: Lazily evaluated list generation functions [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Jeremy Howard <j@howard.fm>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 10 Aug 2000 Last Modified 22 Sep 2000

RFC 82: Arrays: Apply operators element-wise in a list context [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Jeremy Howard <j@howard.fm>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 10 Aug 2000 Last Modified 21 Sep 2000

RFC 90: Arrays: merge() and unmerge() [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Jeremy Howard <j@howard.fm>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 10 Aug 2000 Last Modified 21 Sep 2000

RFC 91: Arrays: part and flatten [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Jeremy Howard <j@howard.fm>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 10 Aug 2000 Last Modified 21 Sep 2000

RFC 116: Efficient numerics with perl [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer pdl-porters team <pdl-porters@jach.hawaii.edu>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 16 Aug 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 117: Perl syntax support for ranges [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer pdl-porters team <pdl-porters@jach.hawaii.edu>
Status Withdrawn Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 16 Aug 2000 Last Modified 11 Sep 2000

RFC 148: Arrays: Add reshape() for multi-dimensional array reshaping [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Jeremy Howard <j@howard.fm>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 24 Aug 2000 Last Modified 21 Sep 2000

RFC 169: Proposed syntax for matrix element access and slicing. [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Buddha Buck <bmbuck@14850.com>
Status Withdrawn Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 29 Aug 2000 Last Modified 14 Sep 2000

RFC 191: smart container slicing [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer David Nicol <perl6rfc@davidnicol.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 1 Sep 2000

RFC 196: More direct syntax for hashes [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Torkington <gnat@frii.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 5 Sep 2000 Last Modified 15 Sep 2000

RFC 201: hash slicing [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer David Nicol <perl6rfc@davidnicol.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 7 Sep 2000

RFC 202: Arrays: Overview of multidimensional array RFCs (RFC 203 through RFC 207) [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Jeremy Howard <j@howard.fm>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 8 Sep 2000 Last Modified 21 Sep 2000

RFC 203: Arrays: Notation for declaring and creating arrays [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Jeremy Howard <j@howard.fm>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 8 Sep 2000 Last Modified 21 Sep 2000

RFC 204: Arrays: Use list reference for multidimensional array access [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Buddha Buck <bmbuck@14850.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 8 Sep 2000 Last Modified 19 Sep 2000

RFC 205: Arrays: New operator ';' for creating array slices [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Jeremy Howard <j@howard.fm>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 8 Sep 2000 Last Modified 24 Sep 2000

RFC 206: Arrays: @#arr for getting the dimensions of an array [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Buddha Buck <bmbuck@14850.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 8 Sep 2000 Last Modified 19 Sep 2000

RFC 207: Arrays: Efficient Array Loops [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Buddha Buck <bmbuck@14850.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 8 Sep 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 225: Data: Superpositions [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 14 Sep 2000 Last Modified 18 Sep 2000

RFC 231: Data: Multi-dimensional arrays/hashes and slices [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Ilya Zakharevich <ilya@math.ohio-state.edu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 15 Sep 2000

RFC 234: Data: overloading via the SECOND operand if needed [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Ilya Zakharevich <ilya@math.ohio-state.edu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 15 Sep 2000

RFC 235: Data: sprintf() with overloaded objects [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Ilya Zakharevich <ilya@math.ohio-state.edu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 15 Sep 2000

RFC 237: hashes should interpolate in double-quoted strings [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Nathan Torkington <gnat@frii.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 15 Sep 2000

RFC 246: pack/unpack uncontrovercial enhancements [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Ilya Zakharevich <ilya@math.ohio-state.edu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 16 Sep 2000

RFC 247: pack/unpack C-like enhancements [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Ilya Zakharevich <ilya@math.ohio-state.edu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 16 Sep 2000

RFC 248: enhanced groups in pack/unpack [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Ilya Zakharevich <ilya@math.ohio-state.edu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 16 Sep 2000

RFC 249: Use pack/unpack for marshalling [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Ilya Zakharevich <ilya@math.ohio-state.edu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 16 Sep 2000

RFC 250: hooks in pack/unpack [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Ilya Zakharevich <ilya@math.ohio-state.edu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 16 Sep 2000

RFC 272: Arrays: transpose() [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Jeremy Howard <j@howard.fm>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 22 Sep 2000 Last Modified 24 Sep 2000

RFC 341: unified container theory [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer David Nicol <perl6rfc@davidnicol.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-data@perl.org
Date 28 Sep 2000


language-datetime

RFC 48: Replace localtime() and gmtime() with date() and utcdate() [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-datetime@perl.org
Date 5 Aug 2000 Last Modified 25 Sep 2000

RFC 99: Standardize ALL Perl platforms on UNIX epoch [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-datetime@perl.org
Date 14 Aug 2000 Last Modified 28 Sep 2000


language-errors

RFC 63: Exception handling syntax [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Peter Scott <peter@psdt.com>
Status Retired Mailing List perl6-language-errors@perl.org
Date 8 Aug 2000 Last Modified 23 Aug 2000

RFC 80: Exception objects and classes for builtins [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Peter Scott <peter@psdt.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-errors@perl.org
Date 9 Aug 2000 Last Modified 3 Oct 2000

RFC 88: Omnibus Structured Exception/Error Handling Mechanism [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Tony Olekshy <olekshy@avrasoft.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-errors@perl.org
Date 8 Aug 2000 Last Modified 1 Oct 2000

RFC 96: A Base Class for Exception Objects [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Tony Olekshy <olekshy@avrasoft.com>
Status Withdrawn Mailing List perl6-language-errors@perl.org
Date 12 Aug 2000 Last Modified 1 Oct 2000

RFC 119: Object neutral error handling via exceptions [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Glenn Linderman <glenn@linderman.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-errors@perl.org
Date 16 Aug 2000 Last Modified 28 Sep 1900

RFC 151: Merge $!, $^E, $@ and $? [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Peter Scott <peter@psdt.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-errors@perl.org
Date 25 Aug 2000 Last Modified 3 Oct 2000

RFC 359: Improvement needed in error messages (both internal errors and die function). [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer S. A. Janet <stosh@eskimo.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-errors@perl.org
Date 30 Sep 2000


language-flow

RFC 47: Universal Asynchronous I/O [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Uri Guttman <uri@sysarch.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-flow@perl.org
Date 5 Aug 2000

RFC 60: Safe Signals [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Uri Guttman <uri@sysarch.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-flow@perl.org
Date 7 Aug 2000

RFC 86: IPC Mailboxes for Threads and Signals [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Uri Guttman <uri@sysarch.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-flow@perl.org
Date 9 Aug 2000

RFC 87: Timers and Timeouts [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Uri Guttman <uri@sysarch.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-flow@perl.org
Date 10 Aug 2000

RFC 120: Implicit counter in for statements, possibly $#. [HTML]

Version 5 Maintainer John McNamara <jmcnamara@cpan.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-flow@perl.org
Date 16 Aug 2000 Last Modified 27 Sep 2000

RFC 178: Lightweight Threads [HTML]

Version 5 Maintainer Steven McDougall <swmcd@world.std.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-flow@perl.org
Date 30 Aug 2000 Last Modified 26 Sep 2000

RFC 185: Thread Programming Model [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Steven McDougall <swmcd@world.std.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-flow@perl.org
Date 31 Aug 2000 Last Modified 28 Sep 2000

RFC 321: Common Callback API for all AIO calls. [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Uri Guttman <uri@sysarch.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-flow@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 345: Putting an Event Loop in the Core [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Uri Guttman <uri@sysarch.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-flow@perl.org
Date 29 Sep 2000


language-io

RFC 14: Modify open() to support FileObjects and Extensibility [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-io@perl.org
Date 4 Aug 2000 Last Modified 15 Sep 2000

RFC 30: STDIN, STDOUT, STDERR, ARGV, and DATA should become scalars [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-io@perl.org
Date 4 Aug 2000 Last Modified 14 Sep 2000

RFC 34: Angle brackets should not be used for file globbing [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Jon Ericson <Jonathan.L.Ericson@jpl.nasa.gov>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-io@perl.org
Date 4 Aug 2000 Last Modified 30 Aug 2000

RFC 39: Perl should have a print operator [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Jon Ericson <Jonathan.L.Ericson@jpl.nasa.gov>
Status Retracted Mailing List perl6-language-io@perl.org
Date 5 Aug 2000 Last Modified 20 Sep 2000

RFC 51: Angle brackets should accept filenames and lists [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Jon Ericson <Jonathan.L.Ericson@jpl.nasa.gov>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-io@perl.org
Date 8 Aug 2000

RFC 66: Shell Style Redirection [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer David Nicol <perl6rfc@davidnicol.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-io@perl.org
Date 8 Aug 2000 Last Modified 5 Sep 2000

RFC 69: Standardize input record separator (for portability) [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer N. Hao Ching <spiderboy@cpan.org>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-io@perl.org
Date 10 Aug 2000

RFC 100: Embed full URI support into Perl [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-io@perl.org
Date 14 Aug 2000 Last Modified 16 Sep 2000

RFC 129: Replace default filehandle/select with $DEFOUT, $DEFERR, $DEFIN [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-io@perl.org
Date 17 Aug 2000 Last Modified 13 Sep 2000

RFC 180: Object Class hooks into printf [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Mark Biggar <mark.biggar@TrustedSysLabs.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-io@perl.org
Date 30 Aug 2000

RFC 186: Standard support for opening i/o handles on scalars and arrays-of-scalars [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Eryq (Erik Dorfman) <eryq@zeegee.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-io@perl.org
Date 23 Aug 2000 Last Modified 24 Sep 2000

RFC 239: IO: Standardization of Perl IO Functions to use Indirect Objects [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-io@perl.org
Date 15 Sep 2000 Last Modified 26 Sep 2000

RFC 311: Line Disciplines [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-io@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 350: Advanced I/O (AIO) [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Uri Guttman <uri@sysarch.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-io@perl.org
Date 29 Sep 2000


language-mlc

RFC 5: Multiline Comments for Perl. [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Michael J. Mathews <mmathews@oxygen.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-mlc@perl.org
Date 14 Aug 2000


language-objects

RFC 49: Objects should have builtin stringifying STRING method [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 6 Aug 2000 Last Modified 14 Sep 2000

RFC 73: All Perl core functions should return objects [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 8 Aug 2000 Last Modified 15 Sep 2000

RFC 92: Extensible Meta-Object Protocol [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Tony Olekshy <olekshy@avrasoft.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 11 Aug 2000 Last Modified 1 Oct 2000

RFC 95: Object Classes [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Andy Wardley <abw@kfs.org>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 11 Aug 2000 Last Modified 17 Aug 2000

RFC 101: Apache-like Event and Dispatch Handlers [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 14 Aug 2000 Last Modified 25 Sep 2000

RFC 137: Overview: Perl OO should not be fundamentally changed. [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 21 Aug 2000 Last Modified 18 Sep 2000

RFC 152: Replace invocant in @_ with self() builtin [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 24 Aug 2000 Last Modified 24 Sep 2000

RFC 159: True Polymorphic Objects [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 25 Aug 2000 Last Modified 16 Sep 2000

RFC 161: Everything in Perl becomes an object. [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Matt Youell <matt@siliconspike.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 25 Aug 2000 Last Modified 26 Sep 2000

RFC 163: Objects: Autoaccessors for object data structures [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 25 Aug 2000 Last Modified 29 Sep 2000

RFC 171: my Dog $spot should call a constructor implicitly [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Michael Fowler <michael@shoebox.net>
Status Retracted Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 29 Aug 2000

RFC 174: Improved parsing and flexibility of indirect object syntax [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 29 Aug 2000 Last Modified 29 Sep 2000

RFC 187: Objects : Mandatory and enhanced second argument to bless [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 1 Sep 2000 Last Modified 18 Sep 2000

RFC 188: Objects : Private keys and methods [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 1 Sep 2000 Last Modified 25 Sep 2000

RFC 189: Objects : Hierarchical calls to initializers and destructors [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 1 Sep 2000 Last Modified 18 Sep 2000

RFC 190: Objects : NEXT pseudoclass for method redispatch [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 1 Sep 2000 Last Modified 18 Sep 2000

RFC 193: Objects : Core support for method delegation [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 4 Sep 2000 Last Modified 25 Sep 2000

RFC 200: Objects: Revamp tie to support extensibility (Massive tie changes) [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 7 Sep 2000 Last Modified 29 Sep 2000

RFC 218: my Dog $spot is just an assertion [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Piers Cawley <pdcawley@bofh.org.uk>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 13 Sep 2000 Last Modified 25 Sep 2000

RFC 222: Interpolation of object method calls [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Michael G Schwern <schwern@pobox.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 14 Sep 2000 Last Modified 17 Sep 2000

RFC 224: Objects : Rationalizing ref, attribute::reftype, and builtin:blessed [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 14 Sep 2000 Last Modified 18 Sep 2000

RFC 251: Interpolation of class method calls [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Michael G Schwern <schwern@pobox.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 17 Sep 2000

RFC 254: Class Collections: Provide the ability to overload classes [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Greg Williams <greg@cnation.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 17 Sep 2000 Last Modified 1 Oct 2000

RFC 256: Objects : Native support for multimethods [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 18 Sep 2000 Last Modified 25 Sep 2000

RFC 265: Interface polymorphism considered lovely [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Piers Cawley <pdcawley@bofh.org.uk>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 20 Sep 2000 Last Modified 29 Sep 2000

RFC 307: PRAYER - what gets said when you bless something [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Withdrawn Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000 Last Modified 25 Sep 2000

RFC 319: Transparently integrate tie [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 335: Class Methods Introspection: what methods does this object support? [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Mark Summerfield <summer@perlpress.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 28 Sep 2000 Last Modified 29 Sep 2000

RFC 336: use strict 'objects': a new pragma for using Java-like objects in Perl [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-objects@perl.org
Date 28 Sep 2000


language-regex

RFC 72: Variable-length lookbehind. [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Peter Heslin <Peter.Heslin@ucd.ie>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 9 Aug 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 93: Regex: Support for incremental pattern matching [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 11 Aug 2000 Last Modified 18 Sep 2000

RFC 110: counting matches [HTML]

Version 6 Maintainer Richard Proctor <richard@waveney.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 16 Aug 2000 Last Modified 20 Sep 2000

RFC 112: Assignment within a regex [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Richard Proctor <richard@waveney.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 16 Aug 2000 Last Modified 1 Oct 2000

RFC 138: Eliminate =~ operator. [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Steve Fink <steve@fink.com>
Status Withdrawn Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 21 Aug 2000 Last Modified 8 Sep 2000

RFC 144: Behavior of empty regex should be simple [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Mark Dominus <mjd@plover.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 24 Aug 2000 Last Modified 11 Sep 2000

RFC 145: Brace-matching for Perl Regular Expressions [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Eric J. Roode <eric@myxa.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 24 Aug 2000 Last Modified 25 Aug 2000

RFC 150: Extend regex syntax to provide for return of a hash of matched subpatterns [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Kevin Walker <kwalker@xmission.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 23 Aug 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 158: Regular Expression Special Variables [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Uri Guttman <uri@sysarch.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 25 Aug 2000 Last Modified 22 Sep 2000

RFC 164: Replace =~, !~, m//, s///, and tr// with match(), subst(), and trade() [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 27 Aug 2000 Last Modified 15 Sep 2000

RFC 165: Allow Varibles in tr/// [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Richard Proctor <richard@waveney.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 27 Aug 2000 Last Modified 22 Sep 2000

RFC 166: Alternative lists and quoting of things [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Richard Proctor <richard@waveney.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 27 Aug 2000 Last Modified 1 Oct 2000

RFC 170: Generalize =~ to a special "apply-to" assignment operator [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 29 Aug 2000 Last Modified 16 Sep 2000

RFC 197: Numeric Value Ranges In Regular Expressions [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer David Nicol <perl6rfc@davidnicol.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 5 Sep 2000 Last Modified 22 Sep 2000

RFC 198: Boolean Regexes [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Richard Proctor <richard@waveney.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 6 Sep 2000 Last Modified 1 Oct 2000

RFC 274: Generalised Additions to Regexs [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Richard Proctor <richard@waveney.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 22 Sep 2000 Last Modified 1 Oct 2000

RFC 276: Localising Paren Counts in qr()s. [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Richard Proctor <richard@waveney.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 24 Sep 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 308: Ban Perl hooks into regexes [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 316: Regex modifier for support of chunk processing and prefix matching [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Bart Lateur <bart.lateur@skynet.be>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 23 Sep 2000

RFC 317: Access to optimisation information for regular expressions [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Hugo van der Sanden (hv@crypt0.demon.co.uk)
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 331: Consolidate the $1 and \1 notations [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer David Storrs <dstorrs@dstorrs.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 28 Sep 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 332: Regex: Make /$/ equivalent to /\z/ under the '/s' modifier [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Bart Lateur <bart.lateur@skynet.be>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 28 Sep 2000 Last Modified 1 Oct 2000

RFC 347: Remove long-deprecated $* (aka $MULTILINE_MATCHING) [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Hugo van der Sanden <hv@crypt0.demon.co.uk>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 29 Sep 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 348: Regex assertions in plain Perl code [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Bart Lateur <bart.lateur@skynet.be>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 28 Sep 2000 Last Modified 1 Oct 2000

RFC 360: Allow multiply matched groups in regexes to return a listref of all matches [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Kevin Walker <kwalker@xmission.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-regex@perl.org
Date 30 Sep 2000


language-strict

RFC 6: Lexical variables made default [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer J. David Blackstone <jdavidb@dfw.net>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-strict@perl.org
Date 1 Aug 2000 Last Modified 26 Sep 2000

RFC 16: Keep default Perl free of constraints such as warnings and strict. [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Daniel Chetlin <daniel@chetlin.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-strict@perl.org
Date 3 Aug 2000 Last Modified 28 Sep 2000

RFC 64: New pragma 'scope' to change Perl's default scoping [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-strict@perl.org
Date 7 Aug 2000 Last Modified 28 Aug 2000

RFC 106: Yet another lexical variable proposal: lexical variables made default without requiring strict 'vars' [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer J. David Blackstone <jdavidb@dfw.net>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-strict@perl.org
Date 15 Aug 2000 Last Modified 26 Sep 2000

RFC 330: Global dynamic variables should remain the default [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-strict@perl.org
Date 28 Sep 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000


language-subs

RFC 23: Higher order functions [HTML]

Version 6 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-subs@perl.org
Date 4 Aug 2000 Last Modified 25 Sep 2000

RFC 31: Subroutines: Co-routines [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-subs@perl.org
Date 4 Aug 2000 Last Modified 18 Sep 2000

RFC 57: Subroutine prototypes and parameters [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Andy Wardley <abw@kfs.org>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-subs@perl.org
Date 7 Aug 2000

RFC 75: structures and interface definitions [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer David Nicol <perl6rfc@davidnicol.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-subs@perl.org
Date 8 Aug 2000 Last Modified 5 Sep 2000

RFC 97: prototype-based method overloading [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer David Nicol <perl6rfc@davidnicol.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-subs@perl.org
Date 13 Aug 2000 Last Modified 29 Sep 2000

RFC 98: context-based method overloading [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer David Nicol <perl6rfc@davidnicol.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-subs@perl.org
Date 15 Aug 2000 Last Modified 29 Sep 2000

RFC 118: lvalue subs: parameters, explicit assignment, and wantarray() changes [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Torkington <gnat@frii.com>
Status Retired Mailing List perl6-language-subs@perl.org
Date 16 Aug 2000 Last Modified 6 Sep 2000

RFC 128: Subroutines: Extend subroutine contexts to include name parameters and lazy arguments [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Damian Conway <damian@conway.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-subs@perl.org
Date 17 Aug 2000 Last Modified 25 Sep 2000

RFC 132: Subroutines should be able to return an lvalue [HTML]

Version 4 Maintainer Johan Vromans <jvromans@squirrel.nl>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-subs@perl.org
Date 18 Aug 2000 Last Modified 20 Sep 2000

RFC 149: Lvalue subroutines: implicit and explicit assignment [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer James Mastros <james@rtweb.net>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-subs@perl.org
Date 24 Aug 2000

RFC 153: New pragma 'autoload' to load functions and modules on-demand [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-subs@perl.org
Date 24 Aug 2000 Last Modified 19 Sep 2000

RFC 154: Simple assignment lvalue subs should be on by default [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-subs@perl.org
Date 24 Aug 2000 Last Modified 25 Sep 2000

RFC 160: Function-call named parameters (with compiler optimizations) [HTML]

Version 3 Maintainer Michael Maraist <maraist@udel.edu>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-language-subs@perl.org
Date 25 Aug 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 212: Make length(@array) work [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Torkington <gnat@frii.com>
Status Retired Mailing List perl6-language-subs@perl.org
Date 12 Sep 2000 Last Modified 15 Sep 2000

RFC 238: length(@ary) deserves a warning [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Nathan Torkington <gnat@frii.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-subs@perl.org
Date 15 Sep 2000

RFC 298: Make subroutines' prototypes accessible from Perl [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-subs@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 299: @STACK - a modifyable caller() [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-subs@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 309: Allow keywords in sub prototypes [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-subs@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 324: Extend AUTOLOAD functionality to AUTOGLOB [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer David Cantrell <david@cantrell.org.uk>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-language-subs@perl.org
Date 26 Sep 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000


licenses

RFC 13: The Copyright and Licensing Working Group [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Bradley M. Kuhn <bkuhn@ebb.org>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-licenses@perl.org
Date 2 Aug 2000 Last Modified 28 Sep 2000

RFC 211: The Artistic License Must Be Changed [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Bradley M. Kuhn <bkuhn@ebb.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-licenses@perl.org
Date 12 Sep 2000 Last Modified 29 Sep 2000

RFC 219: Perl6's License Should Be a Minor Bugfix of Perl5's License [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Bradley M. Kuhn <bkuhn@ebb.org>
Status Withdrawn Mailing List perl6-licenses@perl.org
Date 13 Sep 2000 Last Modified 29 Sep 2000

RFC 343: New Perl Mascot [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer David Grove <pete@petes-place.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-licenses@perl.org
Date 28 Sep 2000 Last Modified 30 Sep 2000

RFC 346: Perl6's License Should be (GPL|Artistic-2.0) [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Bradley M. Kuhn <bkuhn@ebb.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-licenses@perl.org
Date 29 Sep 2000 Last Modified 1 Oct 2000

RFC 354: A Trademark on Perl Should be Acquired in Larry Wall's Name [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Bradley M. Kuhn <bkuhn@ebb.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-licenses@perl.org
Date 30 Sep 2000 Last Modified 1 Oct 2000


meta

RFC 141: This Is The Last Major Revision [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer David Nicol <perl6rfc@davidnicol.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-meta@perl.org
Date 5 Sep 2000

RFC 240: Form a documentation working group to edit, clean, and produce documentation [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Daniel Chetlin <daniel@chetlin.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-meta@perl.org
Date 15 Sep 2000


qa

RFC 11: Examples encoded with =also for|begin|end POD commands [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Barrie Slaymaker <barries@slaysys.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl-qa@perl.org
Date 2 Aug 2000 Last Modified 1 Oct 2000

RFC 182: JART - Just Another Regression Test [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Michael G Schwern <schwern@pobox.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl-qa@perl.org
Date 30 Aug 2000

RFC 183: "=for testing" - Embedded tests [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Michael G Schwern <schwern@pobox.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl-qa@perl.org
Date 31 Aug 2000


stdlib

RFC 228: Add memoize into the standard library [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Adam Turoff <ziggy@panix.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-stdlib@perl.org
Date 14 Sep 2000 Last Modified 18 Sep 2000

RFC 233: Replace Exporter by a better scaling mechanism [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Ilya Zakharevich <ilya@math.ohio-state.edu>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-stdlib@perl.org
Date 15 Sep 2000

RFC 260: More modules [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Michael G Schwern <schwern@pobox.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-stdlib@perl.org
Date 19 Sep 2000

RFC 286: Add a "emit pod" runtime option to Perl [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Adam Turoff <ziggy@panix.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-stdlib@perl.org
Date 24 Sep 2000 Last Modified 26 Sep 2000

RFC 289: Generate module dependencies easily [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Adam Turoff <ziggy@panix.com>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-stdlib@perl.org
Date 24 Sep 2000 Last Modified 26 Sep 2000

RFC 291: Detecting Perl Core Modules Should Be Easy [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Leon Brocard <acme@astray.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-stdlib@perl.org
Date 25 Sep 2000

RFC 333: Add header and unheader funtions to core distribution [HTML]

Version 2 Maintainer Nathan Wiger <nate@wiger.org>
Status Frozen Mailing List perl6-stdlib@perl.org
Date 27 Sep 2000 Last Modified 29 Sep 2000

RFC 349: Perl modules should be built with a Perl make program [HTML]

Version 1 Maintainer Mark Leighton Fisher <fisherm@tce.com>
Status Developing Mailing List perl6-stdlib@perl.org
Date 29 Sep 2000