Last Week in Pony - July 9, 2017

Sunday, July 09, 2017 | Posted in Last Week in Pony

Last Week In Pony is a weekly blog post to catch you up on the latest news for the Pony programming language. To learn more about Pony check out our website, our Twitter account @ponylang, our users’ mailing list or join us on IRC.

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0.15.0 has been released!

Tons of bug fixes, lots of new features, a couple breaking changes. It’s advisted you update as soon as possible. Check out the release notes for full details.

Items of note

RFCs

Interested in making a change, or keeping up with changes to Pony? Check out the RFC repo. Contributors welcome!

New RFCs

  • #write gencap: Add #write, a new gencap for use in type parameter constraints, implying the capability set: {iso, trn, ref}.

AUTHOR

Sean T. Allen

Sean is a member of the Pony core team. His turn-ons include programming languages, distributed computing, Hiwatt amplifiers, and Fender Telecasters. His turn-offs include mayonnaise, stirring yogurt, and sloppy code. He is one of the authors of Storm Applied, and VP of Enginerring at Wallaroo Labs.