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0.20.0 Released

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 | Posted in Release

Pony 0.20.0 is recommended update. It contains one small breaking change that is unlikely to effect most users.

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Pony Stable 0.1.1 Released

Monday, October 16, 2017 | Posted in Release

Pony-stable 0.1.1 is a recommended update for anyone who uses our prepackaged binaries. Previously, when using pony-stable 0.1.0 with a prepackaged version of ponyc, you might get a core dump for an “illegal instruction”. Pony-stable 0.1.1 resolves this issue. Upgrading pony-stable to 0.1.1 as soon as possible is recommended.

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0.19.3 Released

Monday, October 09, 2017 | Posted in Release

Pony 0.19.3 includes a number of bug fixes including a possible memory leak. Upgrading as soon as possible is recommended.

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0.19.2 Released

Sunday, September 24, 2017 | Posted in Release

Pony 0.19.2 features a high priority fix for a bug in Pony serialization. Before 0.19.2, serialising an empty string would cause a segmentation fault.

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Pony Stable 0.1.0 Released

Monday, September 18, 2017 | Posted in Release

Pony-stable: A simple dependency manager for the Pony language.

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0.19.1 Released

Thursday, September 14, 2017 | Posted in Release

Pony 0.19.1 has no breaking changes and fixes no high-priority bugs, so you can update at your leisure.

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0.19.0 Released

Saturday, September 02, 2017 | Posted in Release

Pony 0.19.0 contains breaking changes. If you don’t use the Itertools package then upgrading should be painless. If you do use Itertools, the process should be relatively straightforward. MacOS, FreeBSD and Dragonfly BSD users are recommended to upgrade as soon as possible to fix a race condition on the kqueue event system.

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0.18.1 Released

Friday, August 25, 2017 | Posted in Release

Pony 0.18.1 contains a high priority bug fix in the ProcessMonitor package. We recommend upgrading as soon as possible. There are no breaking changes in this release.

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0.18.0 Released

Saturday, August 19, 2017 | Posted in Release

Pony 0.18.0 contains a high priority compiler bug fix. We recommend updating as soon as possible. Note, however, that there is a small breaking change in this release as well. It should be a quick upgrade if you are impacted.

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0.17.0 Released

Saturday, August 05, 2017 | Posted in Release

Pony 0.17.0 is a recommended release if you are using GCC 7 on Linux. Before this release, GCC 7 was unable to build the Pony compiler. If you aren’t using GCC 7, you can take your time upgrading. Please note, there is a breaking change in this release, but it’s quite unlikely that anyone will be impacted by it.

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0.16.1 Released

Sunday, July 30, 2017 | Posted in Release

Pony 0.16.1 is a quick follow on release to 0.16.0. After releasing 0.16.0, we closed out a couple high priority bugs. Upgrading as soon as possible is recommended. If you haven’t upgraded to 0.16.0, check out it’s release notes before starting your upgrade.

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0.16.0 Released

Friday, July 28, 2017 | Posted in Release

Pony 0.16.0 is an awesome step forward but its also going to be a painful step forward. 0.16.0 features the implementation of the “Explicit partial calls” RFC. It is going to break almost every single Pony codebase out there. There are no high priority bug fixes in this release so, you can take your time upgrading.

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0.15.0 Released

Saturday, July 08, 2017 | Posted in Release

Pony 0.15.0 closes some high priority bugs across all platforms. Upgrading as soon as possible is highly recommended. Please note, this release contains breaking changes and might require code updates on your part.

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0.14.0 released

Saturday, May 06, 2017 | Posted in Release

0.14.0 closes many high priority bugs across all platforms. You should upgrade as soon as possible. This is a breaking release. You will need to update your code.

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0.13.2 released

Saturday, April 29, 2017 | Posted in Release

0.13.2 is a bug fix release that mostly touches on some corner cases in the type system. Upgrade at your leisure.

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0.13.1 released

Saturday, April 22, 2017 | Posted in Release

0.13.1 is a high priority release that everyone is encouraged to update as soon as possible. PR #1842 fixed a garbage collection bug that resulted in GC running too often and in turn could have a large impact on performance for some applications.

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0.13.0 released

Friday, April 07, 2017 | Posted in Release

0.13.0 is a high priority release recommended for all Pony users. #1868 fixes a type system problem identified by Paul LiƩtar. Paul is currently working on verifying the Pony type system as part of his final year project at Imperial College. Expect to see more high priority releases as we fix problems that Paul identifies.

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0.12.3 released

Saturday, April 01, 2017 | Posted in Release

If you aren’t running Pony on Windows, you can ignore this version and stick with 0.12.2. Windows users are advised to upgrade as soon as possible if they are experiencing problems building binaries with the Pony compiler.

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0.12.2 released

Thursday, March 30, 2017 | Posted in Release

Thanks to Gordon Tisher for finding the cause of our extreme busy wait problem on Windows and issuing a fix for it. We consider that a high priority issue which means, release away. Since it’s only been a day since our last release, not a lot else in this one.

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0.12.1 released

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 | Posted in Release

This is a recommended update; 0.12.0 broke ponytest. No tests will run using 0.12.0. Upgrading to 0.12.1 immediately is advised.

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0.12.0 released

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 | Posted in Release

Pony version 0.12.0 has been released. It’s available via all the usual channels. This is a recommended update as PR #1768 fixed a memory related issue that could result in nastiness.

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