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1 : blume 2237 This is the HISTORY file for the SML/NJ repository.
2 : dbm 570
3 :     An entry should be made for _every_ commit to the repository.
4 :     The entries in this file will be used when creating the README
5 :     for new versions, so keep that in mind when writing the
6 :     description.
7 :    
8 :     The form of an entry should be:
9 :    
10 : mblume 1931 Name: Your Name (web page or e-mail)
11 : blume 2155 Date: yyyy/mm/dd hh:mm:ss
12 : mblume 1931 Tag: cvs-tag-for-this-change
13 : mblume 1480 Description:
14 :    
15 : jhr 3426 Here is a test entry
16 :    
17 : mrainey 2777 ----------------------------------------------------------------------
18 : jhr 3588 Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
19 : jhr 3641 Date: yyyy/mm/dd
20 : jhr 3604 Description:
21 :    
22 : jhr 3758 ----------------------------------------------------------------------
23 :     Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
24 : jhr 3790 Date: 2012/10/20
25 :     Description:
26 : jhr 3797 Fix bug #108 (off-by-one error in Util/dynamic-array.sml; iterators crash)
27 : jhr 3790
28 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
29 :     Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
30 : jhr 3797 Date: 2012/10/20
31 :     Description:
32 :     Fix bug #107 (Bogus Int64 comparison operators)
33 :    
34 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
35 :     Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
36 : jhr 3758 Date: 2012/10/01
37 :     Description:
38 : jhr 3705
39 : jhr 3758 *************************** Version 110.75 ***************************
40 :    
41 : jhr 3673 ----------------------------------------------------------------------
42 : jhr 3705 Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
43 : jhr 3765 Date: 2012/09/28
44 :     Description:
45 :     Fixed bug #92. IntInf.scan now handles the "0x" prefix correctly.
46 :     Also made minor improvements to the NumScan module.
47 :    
48 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
49 :     Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
50 : jhr 3764 Date: 201209/24
51 :     Description:
52 :     Added Base64 module to SML/NJ Library to support encoding and decoding
53 :     Word8 vectors as base64 strings.
54 :    
55 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
56 :     Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
57 : jhr 3760 Date: 2012/09/23
58 :     Description:
59 :     Additions to the SML/NJ Library. Added exists, existsi, all, and alli
60 :     functions to ORD_MAP signature and implementations, and added all
61 :     function to ORD_SET signature and implementations.
62 :    
63 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
64 :     Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
65 : jhr 3758 Date: 2012/09/21
66 :     Description:
67 :     Bug fix in ml-antlr to ensure that the generated toString function
68 :     for tokens is strictly legal SML code (i.e., non-printing characters
69 :     and UTF8 multibyte sequences are properly escaped).
70 :    
71 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
72 :     Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
73 : jhr 3757 Date: 2012/09/11
74 :     Description:
75 :     Added getu function to ULexBuffer as a way to improve ulex performance.
76 :     This addition allows a fastpath for processing ascii characters, which
77 :     improved lexer performance by 3-4%.
78 :    
79 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
80 :     Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
81 : jhr 3749 Date: 2012/08/02
82 :     Description:
83 :     Fixed bugs #89 and #96: Build Failure with Xcode 4.3
84 :     Also removed build support for MacOS X pre-10.5 (Leopard) on PPC and
85 :     pre-10.6 (Snow Leopard) on Intel.
86 :    
87 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
88 :     Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
89 : jhr 3705 Date: 2012/02/05
90 :     Description:
91 :     Fixed bug #88. The check for valid arcs on Unix systems now allows
92 :     any character other than slash or nul.
93 :    
94 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
95 : jhr 3673 Name: David MacQueen (dbm@cs.uchicago.edu)
96 :     Date: 2012/01/20
97 :     Description:
98 :    
99 : dbm 3668 *************************** Version 110.74 ***************************
100 :    
101 : larsberg 3638 ----------------------------------------------------------------------
102 : jhr 3673 Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
103 :     Date: 2012/01/20
104 :     Description:
105 :    
106 :     Fixed implementation of Real.signBit on little-endian machines.
107 :    
108 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
109 : dbm 3653 Name: David MacQueen (dbm@cs.uchicago.edu)
110 : dbm 3667 Date: 2012/1/19
111 :     Revision: 3664, 3665
112 :     Description:
113 :    
114 :     1) Fix for (gforge) bug #60
115 :     recalculate strictness for DEFtycs in functor bodies when functor
116 :     is applied (Elaborator/modules/evalent.sml)
117 :    
118 :     2) Fix for (gforge) bug #77
119 :     separate ast representations for datatypes and datatype replications
120 :     in decs and specs (multiple files)
121 :    
122 :     3) set version to 110.74
123 :    
124 :     Details in NOTES/changes/dbm_2012_1.
125 :    
126 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
127 :     Name: David MacQueen (dbm@cs.uchicago.edu)
128 : dbm 3653 Date: 2012/1/12
129 :     Revision: 3648, 3652
130 :     Description:
131 :    
132 :     1) Change of SourceMap interface.
133 :     related to fix of off-by-one error in lexer (committed earlier?), and cleanup of noweb code
134 :     added by Norman Ramsey many years ago (but little used today).
135 :    
136 :     3) Slight cleanup of match compiler, eliminatiing compiler/FLINT/tempexpn.sml file that
137 :     was part of unused implementation of pattern templates (pattern macros).
138 :    
139 :     4) Modification of type checker to add "culprit tracking" for improved type error messages
140 :     (printing of additional culprit information is controlled by ElabControl.showTypeErrorCulprits
141 :     flag, default false, added in revision 3652). The culprit tracking needs to be debugged
142 :     and improved, and the presentation of the culprits needs to be done better.
143 :    
144 :     Details in NOTES/changes/dbm_2012_1.
145 :    
146 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
147 : jhr 3641 Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
148 :     Date: 2011/11/25
149 :     Description:
150 :    
151 : jhr 3643 Bug fixes for Unsafe.blastRead (#76):
152 : jhr 3642 1) proper error handling when reading from memory and there are
153 :     not enough bytes.
154 :     2) pass correct data pointer and length to BlastIn (code was using
155 :     old macros).
156 : jhr 3641
157 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
158 :     Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
159 :     Date: 2011/11/25
160 :     Description:
161 :    
162 :     Added hash-table-based implementation of sets to SML/NJ Library.
163 :    
164 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
165 : larsberg 3638 Name: Lars Bergstrom (larsberg@cs.uchicago.edu)
166 :     Date: 2011/10/25
167 :     Description:
168 :    
169 :     Better error reporting under 32-bit linux for the missing dpkg
170 : jhr 3643 support (#70).
171 :     Enable 3.x kernels to build (#80, 81, 83).
172 : larsberg 3638
173 : jhr 3641 ----------------------------------------------------------------------
174 :     Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
175 :     Date: 2011/05/23
176 :     Description:
177 : jhr 3604
178 : jhr 3641 Added new S-expression library to SML/NJ Library
179 :     (contributed by Damon Wang)
180 :    
181 : jhr 3604 ----------------------------------------------------------------------
182 :     Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
183 : jhr 3641 Date: 2011/05/17
184 :     Description:
185 :    
186 :     Fixed bug in JSON scanner (SML/NJ Library). It didn't handle escaped
187 :     backslash or double quote correctly.
188 :    
189 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
190 :     Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
191 :     Date: 2011/05/13
192 :     Description:
193 :    
194 :     *************************** Version 110.73 ***************************
195 :    
196 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
197 :     Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
198 : jhr 3589 Date: 2011/05/10
199 :     Description:
200 :    
201 :     Added boolean literals (true and false) to the conditional-expression
202 :     syntax in CM. Thus, you can write
203 :    
204 :     #if true
205 :     structure Foo
206 :     #endif
207 :    
208 :     in a CM file. This change is meant to make it easier to use autoconf
209 :     to configure the build process of an SML application.
210 :    
211 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
212 :     Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
213 : jhr 3588 Date: 2011/05/09
214 :     Description:
215 :    
216 :     Added missing String.scan function (#69). This also fixes the handling
217 :     of certain corner cases by String.fromString.
218 :    
219 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
220 : mrainey 3587 Name Mike Rainey (http://www.mpi-sws.org/~mrainey)
221 :     Date 2011/05/03
222 :     Description:
223 :    
224 :     Added the RTDSC and RTDSCP instructions to the amd64 code generator.
225 :    
226 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
227 : jhr 3574 Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
228 : jhr 3582 Date: 2011/04/08
229 :     Description:
230 :    
231 : jhr 3584 Added fix for comments in code bug (#63).
232 :     Thanks to Michael Norrish.
233 :    
234 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
235 :     Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
236 :     Date: 2011/04/08
237 :     Description:
238 :    
239 : jhr 3582 Fixed bug in Socket.acceptNB (bug #59)
240 :    
241 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
242 :     Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
243 : jhr 3581 Date: 2011/03/31
244 :     Description:
245 :    
246 :     Fixed syntax error in ml-lex compatibility mode (bug #49)
247 :    
248 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
249 :     Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
250 : jhr 3579 Date: 2011/03/22
251 :     Description:
252 :    
253 :     Update _arch-n-opsys script for Mac OS X Lion (10.7).
254 :    
255 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
256 :     Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
257 : jhr 3574 Date: 2011/02/18
258 :     Description:
259 :    
260 :     Added Barriers module to CML.
261 :    
262 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
263 : larsberg 3558 Name: Lars Bergstrom (larsberg@cs.uchicago.edu)
264 : larsberg 3567 Date: 2011/02/10
265 :     Description:
266 :    
267 :     Fixed ml-yacc examples to respect the changed signatures with respect
268 :     to TextIO.inputLine.
269 :    
270 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
271 :     Name: Lars Bergstrom (larsberg@cs.uchicago.edu)
272 : larsberg 3558 Date: 2010/09/16
273 :     Description:
274 :    
275 : larsberg 3560 Changed the Win32 implementation of validArc to support directories
276 :     with extended characters (umlauts, etc.).
277 :    
278 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
279 :     Name: Lars Bergstrom (larsberg@cs.uchicago.edu)
280 :     Date: 2010/09/16
281 :     Description:
282 :    
283 : larsberg 3558 Fixed the Win32 socket and polling implementation to work correctly
284 :     with CML. Signature of poll was wrong and didn't handle sockets at all.
285 :    
286 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
287 : jhr 3534 Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
288 :     Date: 2010/06/16
289 :     Description:
290 :    
291 :     Fixed Real.toString and Real.fmt to include sign for negative zero.
292 :    
293 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
294 : larsberg 3524 Name: Lars Bergstrom (larsberg@cs.uchicago.edu)
295 :     Date: 2010/03/23
296 :     Description:
297 :    
298 :     Fixed the bug with Win32 calls to OS.Process.system not quoting the string.
299 :    
300 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
301 : jriehl 3472 Name: Jon Riehl (http://jonriehl.com/)
302 : jriehl 3493 Date: 2010/02/11
303 :     Description:
304 :    
305 :     Applied patch for building on more recent NetBSD's. See bug #39 in the
306 :     tracker:
307 :    
308 :     http://smlnj-gforge.cs.uchicago.edu/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=39&group_id=33&atid=215
309 :    
310 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
311 :     Name: Jon Riehl (http://jonriehl.com/)
312 : jriehl 3472 Date: 2010/02/02
313 :     Description:
314 :    
315 :     Cutting version 110.72. New bootfiles.
316 :    
317 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
318 : jhr 3470 Name John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
319 :     Date 2009/12/20
320 :     Description:
321 :    
322 :     Fixed performance bugs in List module by making @ and foldr be
323 :     tail recursive.
324 :    
325 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
326 : larsberg 3467 Name: Lars Bergstrom (larsberg@cs.uchicago.edu)
327 : larsberg 3469 Date: 2009/12/11
328 :     Description:
329 :    
330 :     Fixed the Win32 unable to print long strings bug.
331 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
332 :     Name: Lars Bergstrom (larsberg@cs.uchicago.edu)
333 : larsberg 3467 Date: 2009/12/10
334 :     Description:
335 :    
336 :     Fixed an overrun during major GC. If the string arena was nearly full, it was possible
337 :     for alignment padding added during copy to the to-space to overrun the allocated
338 :     size.
339 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
340 : jhr 3456 Name John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
341 : jhr 3462 Date 2009/11/18
342 :     Description:
343 :    
344 :     The ml-antlr and ml-ulex programs have been ported to build under
345 :     mlton.
346 :    
347 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
348 :     Name John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
349 : jhr 3458 Date 2009/11/17
350 :     Description:
351 :    
352 : jhr 3461 Added %header directive to the ml-ulex scanner generator. Also
353 :     updated the documentation.
354 :    
355 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
356 :     Name John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
357 :     Date 2009/11/17
358 :     Description:
359 :    
360 : jhr 3460 Added "@SMLsuffix" flag to sml command. This can be used to get
361 :     the suffix for heap files.
362 :    
363 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
364 :     Name John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
365 :     Date 2009/11/17
366 :     Description:
367 :    
368 : jhr 3458 Added "--strict-sml" flag to ml-ulex for MLton compatibility.
369 :    
370 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
371 :     Name John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
372 : jhr 3456 Date 2009/11/10
373 :     Description:
374 :    
375 :     Added %header directive to the ml-antlr parser generator. Also
376 :     updated the documentation.
377 :    
378 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
379 : jriehl 3434 Name: Jon Riehl (http://www.jonriehl.com/)
380 :     Date: 2009/09/16
381 :     Description:
382 :    
383 :     Cutting version 110.71. New bootfiles.
384 :    
385 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
386 : jhr 3432 Name John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
387 :     Date 2009/09/13
388 :     Description:
389 :    
390 :     Changes to support compiling the runtime system on Mac OS X 10.6
391 :     (aka Snow Leopard).
392 :    
393 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
394 : mrainey 3429 Name Mike Rainey (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~mrainey)
395 :     Date 2009/08/19
396 :     Description:
397 :    
398 :     Fixed a bug in the register-spill generator that is part of the MLRISC
399 :     register allocator. The problem was that the code in RASpillWithRenaming
400 :     functor assumed incorrectly that dedicated registers would appear in
401 :     def/use information generated by ClusterRA. Thanks to Allen Leung for
402 :     helping with this bug.
403 :    
404 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
405 : jhr 3417 Name John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
406 :     Date 2009/07/09
407 :     Description:
408 :    
409 :     Removed redundant implementations of various top-level operations by
410 :     consolidating them in base/system/smlnj/init/pervasive.sml. This
411 :     change also fixes a bug in that the top-level version of round was
412 :     incorrect.
413 :    
414 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
415 : blume 3402 Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
416 : blume 3407 Date: 2009/06/15 11:17:00 CDT
417 :     Description:
418 :    
419 :     Bumped version number to 110.70. New bootfiles.
420 :    
421 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
422 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
423 : blume 3402 Date: 2009/06/12 11:02:00 CDT
424 :     Description:
425 :    
426 :     1. Corrected problem in config/actions that led to the so-called
427 :     "unpickling bug" which appeared in version 110.68.
428 :    
429 :     2. Provided fix for the 64-bit pattern match bug.
430 :    
431 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
432 : jhr 3283 Name John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
433 :     Date 2009/03/21
434 :     Description:
435 :    
436 :     Fixed bug in Int32.fmt when the argument was the minimum int and the
437 :     radix was something other than DEC.
438 :    
439 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
440 : jhr 3274 Name Aaron Turon (turon@ccs.neu.edu)
441 :     Date 2009/02/21
442 :     Description:
443 :    
444 :     Fixed bugs in how ml-antlr parsed ML types in %tokens specifications.
445 :    
446 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
447 : jriehl 3245 Name: Jon Riehl (http://www.jonriehl.com/)
448 : jriehl 3267 Date: 2009/01/13
449 :     Description:
450 :    
451 :     Picking up some additional fixes for 110.69, including a fix for
452 :     spaces in CM file paths.
453 :    
454 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
455 :     Name: Jon Riehl (http://www.jonriehl.com/)
456 : jriehl 3245 Date: 2008/12/22
457 :     Description:
458 :    
459 :     Version bumped to 110.69. New bootfiles.
460 :    
461 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
462 : jhr 3244 Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
463 :     Date: 2008/12/06
464 :     Description:
465 :    
466 :     Re-enabled some CPS optimizations (first_contract and eta). The most
467 :     important effect of this change is to make uses of SMLofNJ.Cont.capture
468 :     be properly tail recursive.
469 :    
470 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
471 : mrainey 3242 Name: Mike Rainey (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~mrainey)
472 :     Date: 2008/12/03
473 :     Description:
474 :    
475 :     New concurrency-related instructions for x86 and amd64 code
476 :     generators.
477 :     - PAUSE: Notify the CPU that the program is spin waiting.
478 :     - MFENCE: memory fence for reads and writes.
479 :     - SFENCE: memory fence for writes.
480 :     - LFENCE: memory fence for reads.
481 :    
482 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
483 : jhr 3191 Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
484 : jhr 3240 Date: 2008/12/02
485 :     Description:
486 :    
487 : jhr 3244 Added makefile and other support for building runtime on OpenBSD.
488 : jhr 3240
489 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
490 :     Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
491 : jhr 3191 Date: 2008/08/13
492 :     Description:
493 :    
494 :     Version bumped to 110.68. New bootfiles.
495 :    
496 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
497 :     Name Aaron Turon (turon@ccs.neu.edu)
498 : adrassi 3187 Date 2008/08/11
499 :     Description:
500 :    
501 :     Minor fix to ml-ulex backend for regexps that match any character
502 :     and perform a single action. Previously the emitted code would
503 :     not allow the regexps to match any character at all.
504 :    
505 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
506 : jhr 3024 Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
507 : jhr 3182 Date: 2008/08/05
508 :     Description:
509 :    
510 :     Added build support for OpenBSD (thanks to Brian O'Hanlon).
511 :    
512 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
513 :     Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
514 : jhr 3106 Date: 2008/07/12
515 :     Description:
516 :    
517 :     Fixed Int64.fromString to use base-10.
518 :    
519 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
520 :     Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
521 : jhr 3024 Date: 2008/04/12
522 :     Description:
523 :    
524 :     Various updates to the ml-lpt tree. The documentation has been updated;
525 :     bugs in the parsing of negation and character classes in ml-ulex have
526 :     been fixed; and changes have been made to make the ml-lpt tools more
527 :     compatible with MLton (and other SML implementations). Thanks to
528 :     Matthew Fluet and Aaron Turon for their patches.
529 :    
530 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
531 : larsberg 2973 Name: Lars Bergstrom (larsberg@cs.uchicago.edu)
532 : larsberg 2999 Date: 2008/20/04
533 :     Description:
534 :    
535 :     Implemented timer-based profiling on Windows, with behavior as close
536 :     to the *nix ITIMER-based profiling as possible.
537 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
538 :     Name: Lars Bergstrom (larsberg@cs.uchicago.edu)
539 : larsberg 2973 Date: 2008/07/04
540 :     Description:
541 :    
542 :     Finished off the Windows subset of the basis library. Added process
543 :     support and various configuration and system identification utils.
544 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
545 : jhr 2959 Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
546 :     Date: 2008/03/18
547 :     Description:
548 :    
549 :     Major changes to the RegExp library: see smlnj-lib/CHANGES for details.
550 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
551 : larsberg 2933 Name: Lars Bergstrom (larsberg@cs.uchicago.edu)
552 : larsberg 2941 Date: 2008/02/14
553 :     Description:
554 :    
555 : larsberg 2943 Added the Windows Status structure
556 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
557 :     Name: Lars Bergstrom (larsberg@cs.uchicago.edu)
558 :     Date: 2008/02/14
559 :     Description:
560 :    
561 : larsberg 2941 Added the Windows DDE structure
562 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
563 :     Name: Lars Bergstrom (larsberg@cs.uchicago.edu)
564 : larsberg 2936 Date: 2008/02/05
565 :     Description:
566 :    
567 :     Added the Windows Config structure
568 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
569 :     Name: Lars Bergstrom (larsberg@cs.uchicago.edu)
570 : larsberg 2933 Date: 2008/01/31
571 :     Description:
572 :    
573 :     Added outline of the Windows basis library and the basic registry
574 :     functionality.
575 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
576 : mrainey 2930 Name: Mike Rainey (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~mrainey)
577 :     Date: 2008/01/23
578 :     Description:
579 :    
580 :     Fixed the amd64 code generator to compile with the current MLRISC.
581 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
582 : larsberg 2874 Name: Lars Bergstrom (larsberg@cs.uchicago.edu)
583 : larsberg 2917 Date: 2007/11/26
584 :     Description:
585 :    
586 :     nlffi was updated to work on Windows. It needed to pass in the correct
587 :     value for the name of the kernel32 DLL to obtain 'base' bindings.
588 :     Additionally updated the README for the most basic nlffi sample with
589 :     what you need to do on MacOSX and on Windows to make it work.
590 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
591 :     Name: Lars Bergstrom (larsberg@cs.uchicago.edu)
592 : larsberg 2908 Date: 2007/11/21
593 :     Description:
594 :    
595 :     Overwrite the SMLNJ_HOME environment variable on installation
596 :     Properly change the package code so that subsequent version
597 :     installations prompt for uninstall (instead of 'repair/remove')
598 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
599 :     Name: Lars Bergstrom (larsberg@cs.uchicago.edu)
600 : larsberg 2909 Date: 2007/11/14
601 : larsberg 2874 Description:
602 :    
603 :     Cleaned up WININSTALL file for new MSI-based setup.
604 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
605 : blume 2871 Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
606 :     Date: 2007/11/13 14:05:00 CST
607 :     Description:
608 :    
609 :     Version bumped to 110.67. New bootfiles.
610 :    
611 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
612 : jhr 2842 Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
613 : jhr 2853 Date: 2007/11/12
614 :     Description:
615 :    
616 :     Ensure that the size of the allocation space is at least 128K.
617 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
618 :     Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
619 : jhr 2842 Date: 2007/11/05
620 :     Description:
621 :    
622 :     Fixed type error in ml-lpt library that occurs when compiling
623 :     against a basis that was compiled with the USE_64_BIT_POSITIONS
624 :     symbol set.
625 :     (Thanks to Johannes Joemann)
626 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
627 : mrainey 2840 Name: Mike Rainey (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~mrainey)
628 :     Date: 2007/11/03
629 :     Description:
630 :    
631 :     Fixed the amd64 code generator to compile with the current MLRISC.
632 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
633 : larsberg 2835 Name: Lars Bergstrom (web page or e-mail)
634 :     Date: 2007/11/02
635 :     Description:
636 :    
637 :     Made sml.bat more resilient to either not having run the installer
638 :     and having no SMLNJ_HOME set or having just shuffled the directory
639 :     around.
640 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
641 : jhr 2821 Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
642 : jhr 2831 Date: 2007/11/01
643 :     Description:
644 :    
645 :     A collection of bug fixes for machine.sml in the Reactive library.
646 :     (Thanks to Timothy Bourke)
647 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
648 :     Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
649 : jhr 2821 Date: 2007/10/28
650 :     Description:
651 :    
652 :     Patches for Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard).
653 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
654 : mrainey 2809 Name: Mike Rainey (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~mrainey)
655 : mrainey 2813 Date: 2007/10/28
656 :     Description:
657 :    
658 : mrainey 2815 Fixed some bugs in the AMD64 floating-point spilling code.
659 : mrainey 2813 ----------------------------------------------------------------------
660 :     Name: Mike Rainey (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~mrainey)
661 : mrainey 2812 Date: 2007/10/25
662 :     Description:
663 :    
664 :     Added support for the atomic XCHG instruction.
665 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
666 :     Name: Mike Rainey (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~mrainey)
667 : mrainey 2809 Date: 2007/10/22
668 :     Description:
669 :    
670 :     Added AMD64 support for floating-point negation.
671 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
672 : larsberg 2807 Name: Lars Bergstrom (web page or e-mail)
673 :     Date: 2007/10/22
674 :     Description:
675 :    
676 :     Fixed ^C handling in Windows
677 :     Added a Windows installer
678 :     Made it possible to build for Windows on a mapped drive from Parallels
679 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
680 : mrainey 2777 Name: Mike Rainey (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~mrainey)
681 : mrainey 2806 Date: 2007/10/22
682 :     Description:
683 :    
684 :     Added AMD64 support for the atomic fetch and add instruction.
685 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
686 :     Name: Mike Rainey (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~mrainey)
687 : mrainey 2794 Date: 2007/10/18
688 :     Description:
689 :    
690 : mrainey 2804 The GAS output now favors p2align over align, since the
691 :     former is guaranteed to be consistent over multiple architectures
692 :     and the latter is not.
693 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
694 :     Name: Mike Rainey (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~mrainey)
695 :     Date: 2007/10/18
696 :     Description:
697 :    
698 : mrainey 2794 Fixed a bug in register spilling.
699 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
700 :     Name: Mike Rainey (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~mrainey)
701 : mrainey 2790 Date: 2007/10/2
702 :     Description:
703 :    
704 :     Added demo support for AMD64 for quick testing and fixed support for
705 :     64-bit label constants.
706 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
707 :     Name: Mike Rainey (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~mrainey)
708 : mrainey 2782 Date: 2007/09/20
709 :     Description:
710 :    
711 :     Added support for the MLRISC COND instruction and the x86-64 CMOVCC
712 :     instruction.
713 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
714 :     Name: Mike Rainey (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~mrainey)
715 : mrainey 2777 Date: 2007/09/17
716 :     Description:
717 :    
718 :     Fixed an instruction-selection bug when loading 64-bit labels.
719 :    
720 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
721 : gkuan 2774 Name: George Kuan (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~gkuan)
722 :     Date: 2007/09/14
723 :     Description:
724 :    
725 :     Fixed Elaborator and Translate performance bugs
726 :    
727 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
728 : mrainey 2770 Name: Mike Rainey (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~mrainey)
729 :     Date: 2007/09/12
730 :     Description:
731 :    
732 :     Fixed xorl memory argument bug.
733 :    
734 : mblume 1480 ----------------------------------------------------------------------
735 : gkuan 2732 Name: George Kuan (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~gkuan)
736 :     Date: 2007/07/27
737 :     Description:
738 :    
739 :     Added f64sgn (for Real64.signBit) as a primop defined
740 :     in MLRiscGen. signBit(~0.0) not handled correctly.
741 :    
742 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
743 : jhr 2727 Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
744 :     Date: 2007/06/21
745 :     Description:
746 :    
747 :     Fixed bug in {TextIO,BinIO}.StreamIO.endOfStream that would incorrectly
748 :     signal end of stream.
749 :    
750 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
751 : blume 2676 Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
752 : blume 2720 Date: 2007/06/12 11:22:00 CDT
753 :     Description:
754 :    
755 :     Eliminated config/allsources. The information is now drawn directly
756 :     from config/actions.
757 :    
758 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
759 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
760 : blume 2700 Date: 2007/06/07 23:30:00 CDT
761 :     Tag: release-110.65
762 :     Description:
763 :    
764 :     Version 110.65. NEW BOOTFILES!
765 :    
766 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
767 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
768 : blume 2692 Date: 2007/06/06 21:45:00 CDT
769 :     Description:
770 :    
771 :     - Aaron: fixed a number of bugs in ml-ulex.
772 :     - Matthias:
773 :     - added CM control "cm.force-tools"; this is false by default;
774 :     when set to true, then tools like ml-yacc, ml-lex, ml-ulex, etc.
775 :     will be forced to run regardless of whether or not their targets
776 :     are up-to-date
777 :     - changed installer code so that config/install.sh will re-build
778 :     heap images for all tools even if those heap images already existed
779 :    
780 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
781 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
782 : blume 2688 Date: 2007/06/04 21:21:00 CDT
783 :     Description:
784 :    
785 :     After Aaron Turon's bug fix for ml-ulex (handling the ^ character
786 :     in legacy mode), re-ran the lexer generator on all lex input files
787 :     and committed the results.
788 :    
789 :     This should fix the problem with ckit and nlffi that was reported
790 :     by Vesa A. Norrman.
791 :    
792 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
793 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
794 : blume 2676 Date: 2007/05/31 11:40:00 CDT
795 :     Tag: release-110.64
796 :     Description:
797 :    
798 :     Version 110.64. NEW BOOTFILES!
799 :    
800 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
801 : dbm 2650 Name: Dave MacQueen (dbm@cs.uchicago.edu)
802 :     Date: 2007/05/31 14:55:00 CDT
803 :     Revision: 2650
804 :     Description:
805 :    
806 :     3rd merge of base from primop-branch-3 into the trunk.
807 :     Additional bug fixes included:
808 :    
809 :     * Timer.cpu_timer, etc. type printing corrected (by making
810 :     Timer have opaque sig constraint in basis/Implementation/timer.sml)
811 :     * Infinite loop in FLINT (tests/typing/tests/25.sml) (fix by
812 :     Stefan Monnier)
813 :    
814 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
815 : blume 2645 Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
816 :     Date: 2007/05/31 11:40:00 CDT
817 :     Description:
818 :    
819 :     Fixed some bugs in new Div code in FLINT/trans/translate.sml.
820 :    
821 :     Also, changed the handling of "no core access": When translate.sml
822 :     needs access to a core exception at a time when the core has not
823 :     been set up yet (this only happens when compiling system/smlnj/init/*),
824 :     then don't bother generating the corresponding tests.
825 :    
826 : dbm 2650 The old scheme was to generate a bogus value to be used in place of
827 :     the exception. Unfortunately, that confuses the plambda type checker.
828 :     Moreover, it does not do any good, because at runtime we don't expect
829 :     such an exception to be ever raised. (The code in system/smlnj/init/*
830 :     has to be written very carefully with this in mind!)
831 : blume 2645
832 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
833 : mrainey 2639 Name: Mike Rainey (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~mrainey)
834 :     Date: 2007/05/29
835 :     Description:
836 :    
837 :     Added FSQRT instructions for the AMD64 code generator.
838 :    
839 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
840 : blume 2626 Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
841 :     Date: 2007/05/29 19:00:00 CDT
842 :     Description:
843 :    
844 :     FLINT/trans/translate.sml now wraps all DIV/MOD/QUOT/REM operations
845 :     with an explicit test for zero division. This should fixes several
846 :     regressions and makes it possible for downstream optimization phases
847 :     to treat these operations as "pure" when they are applied to unsigned
848 :     operands.
849 :    
850 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
851 : mrainey 2622 Name: Mike Rainey (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~mrainey)
852 :     Date: 2007/05/29
853 :     Description:
854 :    
855 :     Added the new MLRISC code generator for the AMD64. This version,
856 :     in contrast to the previous one, uses SSE registers and instructions
857 :     for all floating-point computations.
858 :    
859 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
860 : jhr 2613 Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
861 : jhr 2617 Date: 2007/05/29
862 : jhr 2613 Description:
863 :    
864 : jhr 2617 A number of fixes related to the formatting of dates. These include fixes
865 :     for bugs #1415 and #1416. We also now correctly handle format characters that
866 :     lie outside the specified set.
867 : jhr 2613
868 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
869 : blume 2610 Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
870 :     Date: 2007/05/23 22:30:00 CDT
871 :     Description:
872 :    
873 :     CMB (and CM) now automatically defines the CM "preprocessor" symbol
874 :     NO_PLUGINS during "makeml -rebuild" or when CM operates in "slave" mode.
875 :    
876 :     (In addition, CMB_REBUILD_MODE is defined for makeml -rebuild,
877 :     CM_SLAVE_MODE is defined in attached slaves while running CM.make
878 :     or CM.rebuild, and CMB_SLAVE_MODE is defined in attached slaves
879 :     while running CMB.make. The point is that the single symbol
880 :     NO_PLUGINS is definde in all three cases.)
881 :    
882 :     I changed the three locations within the sources that get compiled
883 :     during CMB.make where ml-yacc or ml-lex input is processed: When
884 :     NO_PLUGINS defined, then the use of the mlyacc and mllex tools
885 :     is bypassed.
886 :    
887 :     When bootstrapping new versions of the compiler, there can be
888 :     situations where the plugin tools for ml-yacc and ml-lex (or ml-ulex)
889 :     are not available or otherwise not operational. In this case one can
890 :     manually define the NO_PLUGINS symbol prior to running CMB.make(). To
891 :     do so, the following command should be issued at the interactive
892 :     prompt:
893 :    
894 :     #set (CMB.symval "NO_PLUGINS") (SOME 1);
895 :    
896 :     A CMB.make with NO_PLUGINS defined relies on the existence of the
897 :     files that normally would be generated by ml-yacc and ml-lex.
898 :     (Copies of these files are in the repository.)
899 :    
900 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
901 : dbm 2603 Name: David MacQueen (dbm@cs.uchicago.edu)
902 :     Date: 2007/5/23 17:23:00 CDT
903 :     Revision: 2603
904 :     Description:
905 :    
906 :     2nd merge of base from primop-branch-3 into the trunk.
907 :     Additional bug fixes included:
908 :     Date.scan and Date.fromString fixed;
909 :     Overloading resolution fixed and some type printing problems corrected.
910 :    
911 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
912 : blume 2578 Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
913 : blume 2589 Date: 2007/05/23 09:50:00 CDT
914 :     Description:
915 :    
916 :     Changed the installation mechanism for CM tool plugins. These are
917 :     just libaries and now get installed like ordinary libaries.
918 :    
919 :     There are now a number of new installation targets that give some
920 :     fine-grain control over what classes and suffixes are known, and what
921 :     they will map to.
922 :     See config/targets for details.
923 :    
924 :     The code that caused plugin installation as part of running a
925 :     tool's "build" script has been removed. (The build script is for
926 :     building, not for installing.)
927 :    
928 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
929 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
930 : blume 2578 Date: 2007/05/22 11:50:00 CDT
931 :     Description:
932 :    
933 :     Added a boolean control named cm.tolerate-tool-failures (env. variable
934 :     name: CM_TOLERATE_TOOL_FAILURES). The default is false and makes
935 :     CM fail if a shell tool reports a non-success exit status. If
936 :     the control is set to true, then CM will press on after tool failures
937 :     in the event that the target files exist (even though they are
938 :     considered outdated). Turning the control to true can be useful for
939 :     bootstrapping.
940 :    
941 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
942 : adrassi 2570 Name: Aaron Turon (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~adrassi)
943 :     Date: 2007/05/19
944 :     Description:
945 :    
946 :     Merge of ml-lpt revisions for 110.64.
947 :    
948 :     The name of several ml-lpt-lib modules has changed:
949 :     Repair => AntlrRepair
950 :     StreamPos => AntlrStreamPos
951 :     ErrHandlerFn => AntlrErrHandler
952 :     EBNF => AntlrEBNF
953 :    
954 :     The ml-antlr specification format has changed: declarations such as
955 :     %tokens and nonterminal definitions can occur *multiple* times in the
956 :     same specification. The semantics are such that each new declaration
957 :     extends the previous ones. This does not apply to %start or %name,
958 :     of course.
959 :    
960 :     Importing a grammar via %import now includes *all* declarations in from
961 :     the imported grammar, except for %name, %entry, and %start. Tokens
962 :     and nonterminals can be dropped using the new %dropping clause of the
963 :     %import directive; the separate %drop and %extend have been removed.
964 :    
965 :     We now allow optional type annotations on nonterminals, using the %nonterms
966 :     directive as in ml-yacc.
967 :    
968 :     The refcell construct is now implemented using SML's regular reference
969 :     cells, so the :== and !! notation has been deprecated.
970 :    
971 :     The ml-antlr tool now does much more checking of specifications, and
972 :     its error messages have been greatly improved. Error repair for
973 :     generated parsers has been completely rewritten, and is now both
974 :     much faster and more accurate.
975 :    
976 :     ml-ulex is now more lenient with escape codes (non-SML-standard
977 :     escape codes are now interpreted literally, so e.g. \| denotes "|").
978 :     Also, character classes may now include a "-" character at the beginning
979 :     as is standard in most other regexp tools.
980 :    
981 :     All of these changes are documented in the user guide, which has
982 :     been updated and improved with this merge.
983 :    
984 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
985 : dbm 2492 Name: David MacQueen (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
986 :     Date: 2007/05/03
987 :     Revision: r2492
988 :     Description:
989 :    
990 :     Merge of the primop3 branch (base) into the trunk to create 110.63.1.
991 :     Significant changes in FLINT and the front end, mostly having to do
992 :     with a reorganized system for handling primops. Various bug fixes
993 :     and improvements in printing signatures.
994 :    
995 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
996 : adrassi 2551 Name: Aaron Turon (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~adrassi)
997 :     Date: 2007/05/02
998 :     Description:
999 :    
1000 :     Preliminary commit of large ml-lpt revisions (more to come for 110.64).
1001 :     The ml-antlr specification format has changed: declarations such as
1002 :     %tokens and nonterminal definitions can occur *multiple* times in the
1003 :     same specification. The semantics are such that each new declaration
1004 :     extends the previous ones. Grammar extension constructs have also
1005 :     changed. We now allow type annotations on nonterminals. Finally,
1006 :     the refcell construct is now implemented using SML's regular reference
1007 :     cells, so the :== and !! notation has been deprecated. All of these
1008 :     changes will appear in the 110.64 user guide for ml-lpt.
1009 :    
1010 :     The ml-antlr tool now does much more checking of specifications, and
1011 :     its error messages have been greatly improved. There has also been
1012 :     some work on the error repair process for generated parsers, but this
1013 :     will be further improved in 110.64.
1014 :    
1015 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1016 : jhr 2444 Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
1017 : jhr 2450 Date: 2007/04/24
1018 :     Description:
1019 :    
1020 :     More Basis fixes: The Char.fromString (etc.) functions did not handle
1021 :     the "\uxxxx" escape sequence. There is still an outstanding bug with
1022 :     String.fromString the tail is a format escape. I added a comment to
1023 :     this effect in Basis/Implementation/string.sml.
1024 :     Thanks to Andreas Rossberg.
1025 :    
1026 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1027 :     Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
1028 :     Date: 2007/04/24
1029 :     Description:
1030 :    
1031 :     Added next function to Fifo and Queue modules in the SML/NJ Library.
1032 :    
1033 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1034 :     Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
1035 : jhr 2444 Date: 2007/04/23
1036 :     Description:
1037 :    
1038 : jhr 2445 More Basis fixes: Time.fmt dropped the leading "~" for negative time
1039 :     values that had no whole part.
1040 :    
1041 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1042 :     Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
1043 :     Date: 2007/04/23
1044 :     Description:
1045 :    
1046 : jhr 2444 More Basis fixes: the OS.Path module did not include the InvalidArc
1047 :     exception and did not do sufficient argument checking.
1048 : jhr 2450 Thanks to Stephen Weeks and Adam Chilpala.
1049 : jhr 2444
1050 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1051 : mrainey 2406 Name: Mike Rainey (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~mrainey)
1052 : mrainey 2410 Date: 2007/04/16
1053 :     Description:
1054 :    
1055 :     Fixed an unbound functor bug in the AMD64 CM file.
1056 :    
1057 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1058 :     Name: Mike Rainey (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~mrainey)
1059 : mrainey 2406 Date: 2007/04/12
1060 :     Description:
1061 :    
1062 :     Substantially changed the signature and implementation of AMD64
1063 :     SVID. It now looks similar to the ia32 SVID, yet uses staged
1064 :     allocation.
1065 :    
1066 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1067 : jhr 2387 Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
1068 :     Date: 2007/04/07
1069 :     Description:
1070 :    
1071 :     More Basis fixes: the WORD signature was missing {to,from}Large.
1072 :     Thanks to Andreas Rossberg.
1073 :    
1074 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1075 : blume 2368 Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1076 :     Date: 2007/03/22 16:07:00 CDT
1077 :     Tag: release-110.63
1078 :     Description:
1079 :    
1080 :     Bumped version number to 110.63.
1081 :    
1082 :     !!!NEW BOOTFILES!!!
1083 :    
1084 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1085 : mrainey 2360 Name: Mike Rainey (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~mrainey)
1086 :     Date: 2007/03/19
1087 :     Description:
1088 :    
1089 :     Fixed bogus operand sizes in AMD64 instruction spilling.
1090 :    
1091 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1092 : jhr 2358 Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
1093 :     Date: 2007/03/19
1094 :     Description:
1095 :    
1096 :     Fixed a number of inconsistencies between the Posix.TTY structure
1097 :     and the Basis specification. Thanks to Adam Chilpala.
1098 :    
1099 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1100 : mrainey 2345 Name: Mike Rainey (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~mrainey)
1101 :     Date: 2007/02/26
1102 :     Description:
1103 :    
1104 :     Added preliminary support in MLRISC for Staged Allocation, a technique
1105 :     for specifying calling conventions (see
1106 :     http://www.eecs.harvard.edu/~nr/pubs/staged-abstract.html).
1107 :     Initially, we plan to use this code to generate C calls for the AMD64.
1108 :    
1109 :     The staged allocation code base resides in MLRISC/staged-allocation,
1110 :     and specialized calling conventions go in MLRISC/ARCH/staged-allocation.
1111 :    
1112 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1113 : jhr 2342 Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
1114 :     Date: 2007/02/20
1115 :     Description:
1116 :    
1117 :     Bug fix: when SaveCState was called with two values to save, a subsequent
1118 :     GC could cause the RestoreCState to fail because the saved state had been
1119 :     promoted to tagless pair.
1120 :    
1121 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1122 : leunga 2340 Name: Allen Leung (leunga (at) reservoir (dot) com)
1123 :     Date: 2007/02/20 19:08:00 EST
1124 :     Description:
1125 :    
1126 :     Bug triggered by:
1127 :    
1128 :     val a1 = Word8Array.array(a1, 0w0);
1129 :     val _ = Word8Array.update(a1, 0, 0w128);
1130 :    
1131 :     x86MCEmitter crashed when the immediate operand to MOVB was outside
1132 :     of the range -128 ... 127. I've changed the code so that the range
1133 :     check is disabled. Only the low order 8 bits of the immediate operand
1134 : jhr 2342 are now significant.
1135 : leunga 2340
1136 :    
1137 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1138 : blume 2304 Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1139 : blume 2336 Date: 2007/02/15 09:20:00 CST
1140 :     Description:
1141 :    
1142 :     Eliminated any mention of lexgen. (Lexgen was an early precursor
1143 :     to ml-ulex.)
1144 :    
1145 :     You should update your admin directory, so the shell scripts for
1146 :     maintaining your local copy of the repository reflect this change.
1147 :    
1148 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1149 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1150 : blume 2333 Date: 2007/02/14 15:45:00 CST
1151 :     Description:
1152 :    
1153 :     Fixed bug in CM's parallel make facility that failed to have
1154 :     the master re-link modules after letting slaves compile them.
1155 :    
1156 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1157 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1158 : blume 2331 Date: 2007/02/12 15:10:00 CST
1159 :     Description:
1160 :    
1161 :     Fixed typo in ml-build script that prevented library anchors
1162 :     from being registered.
1163 :    
1164 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1165 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1166 : blume 2304 Date: 2007/02/02 15:20:00 CST
1167 :     Tag: release-110.62
1168 :     Description:
1169 :    
1170 :     New working release (110.62). NEW BOOTFILES!
1171 :    
1172 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1173 : adrassi 2296 Name: Aaron Turon (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~adrassi)
1174 :     Date: 2007/01/31
1175 :     Description:
1176 :    
1177 :     Brought ml-lpt manual up-to-date with the code. Many minor
1178 :     improvements to the tools, and a few minor bugfixes. Prepared
1179 :     ml-lpt-lib for integration with new UTF8 structure. Changed
1180 :     the interface for creating streams in ml-ulex (we now support
1181 :     stream creation from several kinds of sources). Overall, the
1182 :     tools are now quite stable, and their interfaces are unlikely to
1183 :     change in a way that would break compatibility. More work,
1184 :     however, is needed in the documentation.
1185 :    
1186 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1187 : blume 2277 Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1188 : blume 2298 Date: 2007/02/01 10:05:00 CST
1189 :     Description:
1190 :    
1191 :     Implemented library installer. Moved CM plugin code for
1192 :     ml-burg, ml-lex, and ml-yacc out of CM source tree and into
1193 :     their respective trees. Implemented CM plugin for ml-ulex
1194 :     and ml-antlr. Used library installer for ml-burg, ml-ulex,
1195 :     and ml-antlr.
1196 :    
1197 :     For ml-yacc and ml-lex we continue to have permanently "plugged-in"
1198 :     CM tools. (It turns out to be too messy to do otherwise because
1199 :     there is too much code that during installation relies on the presence
1200 :     of these tools -- resulting in a tricky ordering problem.)
1201 :    
1202 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1203 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1204 : blume 2277 Date: 2007/01/30 11:05:00 CST
1205 :     Description:
1206 :    
1207 :     Added SMLofNJ.shiftArgs which is like a shell's "shift" command.
1208 :     Modified CM's startup code to use shiftArgs as it processes
1209 :     command line arguments. This way, the init code in each .sml-file
1210 :     or library that is mentioned at the top level will see only
1211 :     those arguments that have not yet been processed at this point.
1212 :     In other words, the init code can "seize control" and process the
1213 :     remaining command line.
1214 :    
1215 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1216 : jhr 2269 Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
1217 : jhr 2358 Date: 2007/01/30
1218 :     Description:
1219 :    
1220 :     Added fromList function to the ORD_SET interface and lookup to the
1221 :     ORD_MAP interface. See the SML/NJ Library CHANGES file for details.
1222 :    
1223 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1224 :     Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
1225 : jhr 2269 Date: 2007/01/28
1226 :     Description:
1227 :    
1228 :     Added the UTF8 structure and signature from the Moby compiler to
1229 :     the SML/NJ library (and the CML library). These modules will replace
1230 :     the version in the ml-lpt-lib.
1231 :    
1232 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1233 : blume 2237 Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1234 : blume 2267 Date: 2007/01/26 15:10:00 CST
1235 :     Description:
1236 :    
1237 :     Added entries to handle ml-lpt-lib.cm in installer.
1238 :    
1239 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1240 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1241 : blume 2259 Date: 2006/12/15 11:10:00 CST
1242 : blume 2237 Tag: release-110.61
1243 :     Description:
1244 :    
1245 :     New working release (110.61). NEW BOOTFILES!
1246 :    
1247 : blume 2259 This supersedes the pre-brown-paper-bug release (see below).
1248 :    
1249 : blume 2237 ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1250 : blume 2259 Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1251 :     Date: 2006/12/15 11:00:00 CST
1252 :     Description:
1253 :    
1254 :     Fixed brown-paper-bag bug with CM's pathname handling, which made
1255 :     installation fail under Win32.
1256 :    
1257 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1258 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1259 :     Date: 2006/12/14 12:00:00 CST
1260 :     Description:
1261 :    
1262 :     Obsolete!
1263 :    
1264 :     [New working release (110.61). NEW BOOTFILES!]
1265 :    
1266 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1267 : jhr 2234 Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
1268 :     Date: 2006/14/06 09:50:00 CST
1269 :     Description:
1270 :    
1271 :     Fixed the code in runtime/c-libs/posix-tty/{tcgetattr,tcsetattr}.c to
1272 :     get the c_cc termios data copied correctly. Also moved the allocation
1273 :     of the string to avoid problems if it caused a GC.
1274 :    
1275 :     Thanks to Timothy Bourke for the bug report and fix.
1276 :    
1277 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1278 : blume 2232 Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume)
1279 :     Date: 2006/12/08 09:50:00 CST
1280 :     Description:
1281 :    
1282 :     Added code to CM's "standard shell tool" implementation which
1283 :     causes it to tolerate (with a warning) the situation where the shell
1284 :     command fails (e.g., due to the shell command's non-existence)
1285 :     as long as all target files exist.
1286 :    
1287 :     This makes it possible to, e.g., build ml-yacc from sources even if
1288 :     svn checkout messed up the time stamps on files in such a way that
1289 :     yacc.grm is younger than yacc.grm.sml or yacc.grm.sig. (Ml-yacc would
1290 :     be needed to re-process yacc.grm, but obviously it might not yet be
1291 :     available at that time.)
1292 :    
1293 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1294 : jhr 2228 Name: John Reppy (http://cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
1295 :     Date: 2006/12/06 12:06:00 CST
1296 :     Description:
1297 :    
1298 :     Fixed the types of recvVecFrom, recvVecFrom', recvVecFromNB, and
1299 :     recvVecFromNB' in the SOCKET signature. This error is actually
1300 :     in the SML Basis specification too.
1301 :    
1302 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1303 : mblume 1923 Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1304 : blume 2226 Date: 2006/12/05 22:40:00 CST
1305 :     Description:
1306 :    
1307 :     CM now reports undefined anchors as errors and aborts execution
1308 :     rather than silently pressing on using bogus values.
1309 :    
1310 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1311 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1312 : blume 2224 Date: 2006/11/29 10:00:00 CST
1313 :     Description:
1314 :    
1315 :     Use Say.vsay for printing the "[autoloading]" message, so
1316 :     #set CM.Control.verbose false (or -Ccm.verbose=false) can be used
1317 :     to suppress them.
1318 :    
1319 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1320 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1321 : blume 2219 Date: 2006/11/10 11:00:00 CST
1322 :     Description:
1323 :    
1324 :     Fixed bug in CM where "with:" specifications that affect compilation
1325 :     (as opposed to parsing) were ignored.
1326 :    
1327 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1328 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1329 : blume 2193 Date: 2006/11/09 14:30:00 CST
1330 :     Tag: release-110.60
1331 :     Description:
1332 :    
1333 :     New working release (110.60). NEW BOOTFILES!
1334 :    
1335 :     This is the first subversion-hosted release. There are also changes
1336 :     to the directory layout. Here is a table:
1337 :    
1338 :     (All pathnames are relative to the SML/NJ "root" directory.)
1339 :    
1340 :     config -> config
1341 :    
1342 :     src/cm -> base/cm
1343 :     src/compiler -> base/compiler
1344 :     src/runtime -> base/runtime
1345 :     src/system -> base/system
1346 :    
1347 :     src/cm/pgraph -> pgraph
1348 :    
1349 :     src/READMES -> base/READMES
1350 :     src/$notefile -> base/NOTES/$notefile
1351 :     for <notefile> in BOOT CVSNOTES CYGWININSTALL HISTORY INSTALL
1352 :     MACOSXINSTALL WININSTALL
1353 :    
1354 :     src/smlnj-lib -> smlnj-lib
1355 :     src/MLRISC -> MLRISC
1356 :     ckit -> ckit
1357 :     src/cml -> cml
1358 :     src/eXene -> eXene
1359 :     src/heap2asm -> heap2asm
1360 :     src/lexgen -> lexgen
1361 :     src/ml-burg -> ml-burg
1362 :     src/ml-lex -> ml-lex
1363 :     src/ml-yacc -> ml-yacc
1364 :     src/ml-nlffi-lib -> nlffi/lib
1365 :     src/ml-nlffigen -> nlffi/gen
1366 :     src/smlnj-c -> smlnj-c
1367 :     src/tools/TraceDebugProf -> trace-debug-profile
1368 :    
1369 :     In addition, there is also a new
1370 :    
1371 :     ml-lpt
1372 :    
1373 :     directory containing two new program generator tools: ml-ulex and
1374 :     ml-antlr (a lexer generator that handles unicode and an ANTRL-inspired
1375 :     LL(k) parser generator). These tools are currently "beta-quality"
1376 :    
1377 :     The latest versios of the sources can now be obtained anonymously
1378 :     via subversion. For this, it is useful to first check out
1379 :    
1380 :     svn://smlnj-gforge.cs.uchicago.edu/smlnj/admin
1381 :    
1382 :     and put the resulting directory on your shell's PATH. This provides
1383 :     access to three shell scripts: checkout-all.sh, stat-all.sh,
1384 :     and refresh-all.sh.
1385 :    
1386 :     To create a freshly checked-out copy of the sources, do
1387 :    
1388 :     checkout-all.sh [dir]
1389 :    
1390 :     where dir is the optional SML/NJ root directory (default is ".").
1391 :    
1392 :     This creates the above directory layout. Each subdirectory of
1393 :     the root is under individual subversion control. The stat-all.sh
1394 :     and refresh-al.sh scripts apply "svn stat" or "svn update" to
1395 :     each of these subtrees.
1396 :    
1397 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1398 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1399 : blume 2155 Date: 2006/11/02 12:20:00 CST
1400 :     Description:
1401 :    
1402 :     Reorganized directory layout.
1403 :    
1404 :     This is a temporary solution, more reorganization is to come.
1405 :    
1406 :     The basic idea is to have a number of toplevel trees, each corresponding
1407 :     to a well-defined part of the overall system. Each part can be
1408 :     maintained individually, even in separate source repositories,
1409 :     although currently we still serve everything out of the main
1410 :     smlnj-gforge tree.
1411 :    
1412 :     Installer and and scripts have been updated to reflect the new
1413 :     layout. The installer (base/src/system/smlnj/installer) is now
1414 :     "scriptable" to avoid burning too much knowledge about the
1415 :     layout into SML source code. The main script used by the installer
1416 :     is in config/actions.
1417 :    
1418 :     The main change is that many of the subdirectories of what used to
1419 :     be known as "src" have moved to the toplevel. The "src" directory
1420 :     itself has moved down into a subtree called "base". (We may eventually
1421 :     get rid of the extra level of indirection represented by "src".)
1422 :    
1423 :     The layout is now as follows:
1424 :    
1425 :     toplevel tree name | default repository
1426 :     | (using gf=svn://smlnj-gforge.cs.uchicago.edu/smlnj)
1427 :     -------------------+----------------------------------------------------
1428 :     config | $gf/config/trunk
1429 :     |
1430 :     base | $gf/sml/trunk
1431 :     |
1432 :     smlnj-lib | $gf/smlnj-lib/trunk
1433 :     MLRISC | $gf/MLRISC/trunk
1434 :     |
1435 :     ml-yacc | $gf/ml-yacc/trunk
1436 :     ml-lex | $gf/ml-lex/trunk
1437 :     ml-burg | $gf/ml-burg/trunk
1438 :     lexgen | $gf/lexgen/trunk
1439 :     heap2asm | $gf/heap2asm/trunk
1440 :     |
1441 :     cml | $gf/cml/trunk
1442 :     eXene | $gf/eXene/trunk
1443 :     ckit | $gf/ckit/trunk
1444 :     nlffi | $gf/nlffi/trunk
1445 :     |
1446 :     smlnj-c | $gf/smlnj-c/trunk
1447 :    
1448 :     In $gf/admin there are a few useful shell scripts for checking out
1449 :     and maintaining the entire collection of trees:
1450 :    
1451 :     admin/checkout-all.sh [dir]
1452 :     -- optionally creates dir and checks out all trees from their
1453 :     default repositories; if dir is missing, checkout into .
1454 :     admin/refresh-all.sh [dir]
1455 :     -- looks at all trees (from the above list) in dir (default: .)
1456 :     and runs "svn update" if the tree exists and is under
1457 :     subversion control;
1458 :     non-existing or non-subversion trees are skipped
1459 :     admin/stat-all.sh [dir]
1460 :     -- like refresh-all.sh, but runs "svn stat" instead
1461 :    
1462 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1463 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1464 :     Date: 2006/10/05 11:30:00 CDT
1465 : mblume 2066 Tag: blume-20061005-merge-amd64
1466 :     Description:
1467 :    
1468 :     Merged code for AMD64 backend (Mike Rainey's work).
1469 :     Everything is hooked up but untested.
1470 :    
1471 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1472 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1473 : mblume 1931 Date: 2006/05/17 14:00:00 CST
1474 :     Tag: Release_110_59
1475 :     Description:
1476 :    
1477 : blume 2193 New working version (110.59). NEW BOOTFILES!
1478 : mblume 1931
1479 :     I am freezing 110.59. Changes other than the version-number increase:
1480 :    
1481 :     eXene:
1482 :    
1483 :     * committed changes to eXene from Alley Stoughton:
1484 :     "fixed bugs in X authorization and resource handling, as well
1485 :     as in the pile and viewport widgets"
1486 :    
1487 :     Runtime:
1488 :     * fixed linking problem with NetBSD 3.x.
1489 :    
1490 :     Lexgen:
1491 :     * lexgen tool handles non-ascii characters in 7-bit mode the same
1492 :     way that ml-lex does
1493 :    
1494 :     * lexgen propagates exceptions the same way that ml-lex does
1495 :    
1496 :     CML:
1497 :     * Fixed a bug in the SyncVar polling functions (iGetPoll,
1498 :     mTakePoll, and mGetPoll) that could lead to livelock.
1499 :    
1500 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1501 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1502 : mblume 1926 Date: 2006/05/12 15:20:00 CST
1503 :     Tag: blume-20060515-makedepend
1504 :     Description:
1505 :    
1506 :     Implemented ml-makedepend (i.e., CM.sources) in a better (more robust)
1507 :     way. This should hopefully fix the ml-makedepend problem permanently.
1508 :    
1509 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1510 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1511 : mblume 1925 Date: 2006/05/12 15:15:00 CST
1512 :     Tag: blume-20060512-makedepend
1513 :     Description:
1514 :    
1515 :     Fixed long-standing bug with ml-makedepend where it would output a
1516 :     spurious dependency to a non-existing file. (This is a simple fix.
1517 :     It might need further looking into.)
1518 :    
1519 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1520 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1521 : mblume 1923 Date: 2006/04/20 10:30:00 CDT
1522 :     Tag: blume-20060420-heap2exec
1523 :     Description:
1524 :    
1525 :     Committed patches received from Johannes 5 Joemann (joemann@befree.free.de)
1526 :     that enable heap2exec under Linux and FreeBSD.
1527 :    
1528 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1529 : jhr 1921 Name: John Reppy
1530 :     Date: 2006/04/14
1531 : blume 2155 Tag:
1532 : jhr 1921 Description:
1533 :    
1534 :     MLRISC changes:
1535 :     1) renamed GAS_PSEUDO_OPS to AS_PSEUDO_OPS and put it in its own file.
1536 :     2) added support for NOTB and XORB operators in pseudo-op expressions
1537 :     3) added DarwinPseudoOp functor that supports Darwin's assembler syntax.
1538 :     4) added support for 64-bit integer literals
1539 :    
1540 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1541 : jhr 1922 Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1542 : mblume 1907 Date: yyyy/mm/dd
1543 :     Tag: Release_110_58
1544 :     Description:
1545 :    
1546 :     New working version (110.58). NEW BOOTFILES!
1547 :    
1548 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1549 : mblume 1896 Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1550 : mblume 1905 Date: 2006/03/01 22:15:00 CST
1551 :     Tag: blume-20060301-lexgen
1552 :     Description:
1553 :    
1554 :     Incorporated several bugfixes to lexgen. Compiler now compiles to
1555 :     fixpoint when using lexgen instead of ml-lex.
1556 :    
1557 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1558 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1559 : mblume 1902 Date: 2006/02/28 22:45:00 CST
1560 :     Tag: blume-20060228-lexgen
1561 :     Description:
1562 :    
1563 :     Removed ml-flex and added lexgen instead, using Aaron Turon's newly
1564 :     provided tarball. The generated lexers still have problems.
1565 :    
1566 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1567 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1568 : mblume 1898 Date: 2006/02/26 23:30:00 CST
1569 :     Tag: blume-20060226-ml-flex
1570 :     Description:
1571 :    
1572 :     Removed ml-flex' dependency on regexp-lib.cm. Turned installation
1573 :     of ml-flex on by default.
1574 :    
1575 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1576 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1577 : mblume 1896 Date: 2006/02/24 16:30:00 CST
1578 :     Tag: blume-20060224-ml-flex
1579 :     Description:
1580 :    
1581 :     Added ml-flex sources. Partially integrated, but should not be
1582 :     turned on yet! (Read: leave it commented-out in config/targets!)
1583 :    
1584 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1585 : jhr 1893 Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
1586 :     Date: 2006/02/23
1587 :     Tag: jhr-20060223-x86-64
1588 :     Description:
1589 :     Changes to support building on x86-64 systems (using the 32-bit mode).
1590 :     Also cleaned up signal handling on Linux. Support for pre-2.2 Linux
1591 :     kernels dropped.
1592 :    
1593 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1594 : allenleung 1890 Name: Allen Leung (leunga (at) reservoir (dot) com)
1595 :     Date: 2006/02/22 15:07:00 EST
1596 :     Tag: leunga-20060222-mdl-gen
1597 :     Description:
1598 :    
1599 :     CM has changed. Updated the script for rebuilding the MLRISC generated
1600 :     files.
1601 :    
1602 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1603 : mblume 1886 Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1604 :     Date: 2006/02/14 17:30:00 CST
1605 :     Tag: blume-20060214-intel-mac
1606 :     Description:
1607 :    
1608 :     Hooked code for Darwin-specific Intel ABI into main compiler.
1609 :     (This is a temporary solution which relies on the fact that the
1610 :     compiler itself does not use NLFFI. Eventually we need to divorce
1611 :     intel mac from generic x86 unix code and make separate sets of binaries.)
1612 :    
1613 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1614 : jhr 1882 Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
1615 : jhr 1885 Date: 2006/02/13
1616 :     Tag: jhr-20060213-intel-mac
1617 :     Description:
1618 :     Changed MLRISC x86 CCalls for partial support of MacOS X ABI.
1619 :    
1620 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1621 :     Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
1622 : jhr 1882 Date: 2006/02/06
1623 :     Tag: jhr-20060206-intel-mac
1624 :     Description:
1625 :     Changes to support MacOS X on Intel hardware. The C-calls support in
1626 :     MLRISC must also be updated to support the MacOS X ABI.
1627 :    
1628 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1629 : mblume 1863 Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1630 : mblume 1879 Date: 2005/12/16 00:15:00 CST
1631 :     Tag: blume-20051216-cm
1632 :     Description:
1633 :    
1634 :     Improved error reporting and handling in CM.
1635 :    
1636 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1637 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1638 : mblume 1878 Date: 2005/11/21 14:00:00 CST
1639 :     Tag: blume-20051121-html-lib
1640 :     Description:
1641 :    
1642 :     Enabling $/html-lib.cm in config/preloads did not work. This is fixed
1643 :     now. (Since the anchor mapping for html-lib.cm is not yet in effect
1644 : blume 2155 at the time when config/preloads is processed, the library has to
1645 : mblume 1878 be referred to by another name. In 110.57 this would be
1646 :     $SMLNJ-LIB/HTML/html-lib.cm. I arranged for $smlnj/smlnj-lib/html-lib.cm
1647 :     to be valid as well.)
1648 :    
1649 :     Thanks to Todd Wilson (Fresno) for alerting me to this issue.
1650 :    
1651 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1652 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1653 : mblume 1874 Date: 2005/11/19 13:45:00 CST
1654 :     Tag: Release_110_57
1655 :     Description:
1656 :    
1657 :     Moved release tag for 110.57.
1658 :    
1659 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1660 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1661 : mblume 1873 Date: 2005/11/19 23:35:00 CST
1662 :     Tag: blume-20051119-fish
1663 :     Description:
1664 :    
1665 :     Fixed a problem in config/install.sh where it tries to "fish" the
1666 :     name of the CM metadata directory from the wrong place (because
1667 :     the physical location of basis.cm has changed). Also, corrected the
1668 :     path anchor for $/html-lib.cm. (Thanks to M. Fluet for pointing out
1669 :     these problems.)
1670 :    
1671 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1672 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1673 : mblume 1867 Date: 2005/11/16 14:30:00 CST
1674 : mblume 1874 Tag: blume-orig-110_57
1675 : mblume 1867 Description:
1676 :    
1677 :     New working version (110.57). NEW BOOTFILES!
1678 :    
1679 : mblume 1874 UPDATE: The release tag has been moved to include a fix for a brown-paper-
1680 :     bag glitch (see above).
1681 :    
1682 : mblume 1867 ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1683 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1684 : mblume 1866 Date: 2005/11/16 10:25:00 CST
1685 :     Tag: blume-22051116-btrace
1686 :     Description:
1687 :    
1688 :     Fixed problem with bogus exception message when using back-trace
1689 :     facility.
1690 :    
1691 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1692 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1693 : mblume 1865 Date: 2005/11/15 22:35:00 CST
1694 :     Tag: blume-22051115-array2copy
1695 :     Description:
1696 :    
1697 :     Added simple implementation of Array2.copy. (Warning: mostly untested.)
1698 :    
1699 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1700 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1701 : mblume 1864 Date: 2005/11/15 21:35:00 CST
1702 :     Tag: blume-22051115-versiontool
1703 :     Description:
1704 :    
1705 :     Reversed change to src/system/smlnj/internals/versiontool.cm. This
1706 :     file gets loaded as a tool -- by the equivalent of CM.make during the
1707 :     run of CMB.make. Thus, CMB's path configuration is meaningless for
1708 :     it. Instead, it has the status of "user code", so it should use
1709 :     $/basis.cm to refer to the Basis library. (At least that's true for
1710 :     the purpose of bootstrapping the previous change. In the future it
1711 :     might make sense to have versiontool.cm refer to
1712 :     $smlnj/basis/basis.cm, i.e., the version of the Basis that the
1713 :     compiler itself uses.)
1714 :    
1715 :     Also patched src/system/testml to have it activate those extra anchor
1716 :     bindings in config/extrapathconfig.
1717 :    
1718 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1719 :     Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1720 : mblume 1863 Date: 2005/11/15 16:35:00 CST
1721 :     Tag: blume-22051115-libraries
1722 :     Description:
1723 :    
1724 :     This change affects the way the following libraries are tied into
1725 :     the system:
1726 :    
1727 :     $/basis.cm
1728 :     $/smlnj-lib.cm
1729 :     $/pp-lib.cm
1730 :     $/controls-lib.cm
1731 :     $/html-lib.cm
1732 :     $/ml-yacc-lib.cm
1733 :    
1734 :     These libraries are now internally (as seen from the source code
1735 :     of the implementation itself) known by the following names:
1736 :    
1737 :     $smlnj/basis/basis.cm
1738 :     $smlnj/smlnj-lib/smlnj-lib.cm
1739 :     $smlnj/smlnj-lib/pp-lib.cm
1740 :     $smlnj/smlnj-lib/controls-lib.cm
1741 :     $smlnj/smlnj-lib/html-lib.cm
1742 :     $smlnj/ml-yacc/ml-yacc-lib.cm
1743 :    
1744 :     This makes it possible to work with code that requires different
1745 :     versions of these libraries, and which refers to these libraries using
1746 :     their "default" names (i.e., the first set of names above). In other
1747 :     words, one can un-define or re-define those default names without
1748 :     compromising the proper functioning of the compiler itself.
1749 :    
1750 :     A similar procedure had already been performed for several of the
1751 :     MLRISC libraries that are linked into the compiler. I did some
1752 :     cleanup on this code.
1753 :    
1754 :     A new file in the config directory (named extrapathconfig) is
1755 :     responsible for setting up path anchors that the compiler itself does
1756 :     not need, but that are typically required by user code.
1757 :    
1758 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1759 : mblume 1862 Name: Matthias Blume
1760 :     Date: 2005/11/07 17:05:00 CST
1761 :     Tag: blume-20051107-slice
1762 :     Description:
1763 :    
1764 :     Fixed erroneous out-of-bounds test in the "update" function of
1765 :     various *ArraySlice modules. (Thanks to Vesa A. Norrman for pointing
1766 :     out the problem.)
1767 :    
1768 :     Pushed some Basis changes through ML-Lex, CML, and eXene.
1769 :    
1770 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1771 : jhr 1858 Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
1772 : jhr 1861 Date: 2005/11/07
1773 :     Description:
1774 :     Fixed a Basis incompatibility: The depreciated function Substring.all
1775 :     was removed (use Substring.full instead).
1776 :    
1777 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1778 :     Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
1779 : jhr 1858 Date: 2005/11/05
1780 :     Description:
1781 :     Tweaked interval set API in SML/NJ library; see the CHANGES file for details.
1782 :    
1783 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1784 : mblume 1856 Name: Matthias Blume (http://www.tti-c.org/blume/)
1785 :     Date: 2005/11/02 16:25:00 CST
1786 :     Tag: blume-20051102-hex
1787 :     Description:
1788 :    
1789 :     * Runtime system bootstrap code now accepts hex digits in BOOTLIST
1790 :     in either upper case or lower case format.
1791 :     * Pushed changes to names of Pack<N>{Big,Little} structures through
1792 :     CML and eXene.
1793 :    
1794 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1795 : jhr 1852 Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
1796 : jhr 1855 Date: 2005/11/02
1797 :     Description:
1798 :     Fixed a Basis incompatibility: Pack<N>{Big,Little} structures should
1799 :     be called PackWord<N>{Big,Little}.
1800 :    
1801 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1802 :     Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
1803 : jhr 1852 Date: 2005/10/28
1804 :     Description:
1805 :     Fixed a minor Basis incompatibility: hex digits should be upper case.
1806 :    
1807 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1808 : mblume 1846 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
1809 :     Date: 2005/10/25 16:00:00 CDT
1810 :     Tag: Release_110_56
1811 :     Description:
1812 :    
1813 :     New working version (110.56). NEW BOOTFILES!
1814 :    
1815 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1816 : jhr 1838 Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
1817 : jhr 1840 Date: 2005/10/25
1818 :     Description:
1819 :     Added interval sets to utility library (signatures INTERVAL_DOMAIN
1820 :     and INTERVAL_SET, and functor IntervalSetFn).
1821 :    
1822 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1823 :     Name: John Reppy (http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/~jhr)
1824 : jhr 1838 Date: 2005/10/14
1825 :     Description:
1826 :     Add Zhong Shao's fix for datatype equality functions.
1827 :    
1828 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1829 : allenleung 1836 Name: Allen Leung (leunga (at) reservoir (dot) com)
1830 : allenleung 1837 Date: 2005/10/14 12:30:00 EST
1831 :     Tag: leunga-20051014-x86-spill
1832 :     Description:
1833 :    
1834 :     Bug fix a bug found by Carl Hauser.
1835 :     There was a typo in the reload code for FCMP in x86SpillInstr.sml.
1836 :    
1837 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1838 :     Name: Allen Leung (leunga (at) reservoir (dot) com)
1839 : allenleung 1836 Date: 2005/10/14 11:15:00 EST
1840 :     Tag: leunga-20051014-x86-asm
1841 :     Description:
1842 :    
1843 :     Removed some debugging code in file x86Asm.sml.
1844 :     The function emit_operand was printing out debugging output.
1845 :    
1846 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1847 : jhr 1813 Name: John Reppy
1848 : jhr 1831 Date: 2005/07/27
1849 :     Tag:
1850 :     Description:
1851 :    
1852 : jhr 1832 Fixed ml-lex to recognize "\r" as representing carriage return.
1853 :    
1854 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1855 :     Name: John Reppy
1856 :     Date: 2005/07/27
1857 :     Tag:
1858 :     Description:
1859 :    
1860 : jhr 1831 Fixed ml-yacc to work on files with non-native end-of-line
1861 :     encodings (e.g., Windows text file on a Unix system).
1862 :    
1863 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1864 :     Name: John Reppy
1865 : jhr 1824 Date: 2005/07/20
1866 :     Tag:
1867 :     Description:
1868 :    
1869 :     Added changes from Dominic Evans (oldmanuk (at) gmail (dot) com)
1870 :     to support HPUX 11.
1871 :    
1872 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1873 :     Name: John Reppy
1874 : jhr 1813 Date: 2005/07/06
1875 :     Tag:
1876 :     Description:
1877 :    
1878 :     Changes to the SML/NJ library. See smlnj-lib/CHANGES for details.
1879 :    
1880 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1881 : mblume 1808 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
1882 :     Date: 2005/07/06 00:45:00 CDT
1883 :     Tag: blume-20050706-slice-copy
1884 :     Description:
1885 :    
1886 :     Fixed reversed logic for deciding whether to "copy up" or "copy down"
1887 :     in *-array-slice.sml.
1888 :    
1889 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1890 : allenleung 1806 Name: Allen Leung (leunga (at) reservoir (dot) com)
1891 : allenleung 1807 Date: 2005/05/31 17:00:00 EST
1892 :     Tag: leunga-20050531-cygwin-fault-2
1893 :     Description:
1894 :    
1895 :     A typo in the cygwin code fixed.
1896 :    
1897 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1898 :     Name: Allen Leung (leunga (at) reservoir (dot) com)
1899 : allenleung 1806 Date: 2005/05/31 16:47:00 EST
1900 :     Tag: leunga-20050531-cygwin-fault
1901 :     Description:
1902 :    
1903 : blume 2155 Updated Cygwin's fault/signal handling to match the Windows version.
1904 : allenleung 1806 Updated the export list.
1905 :    
1906 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1907 : mblume 1791 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
1908 : mblume 1795 Date: 2005/05/18 13:35:00 CDT
1909 :     Tag: Release_110_54
1910 :     Description:
1911 :    
1912 :     New working version (110.54). NEW BOOTFILES!
1913 :    
1914 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1915 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
1916 : mblume 1794 Date: 2005/05/18 11:58:00 CDT
1917 :     Tag: blume-20050518-installer
1918 :     Description:
1919 :    
1920 :     Added support scripts for Mac OS X PackageMaker and modified
1921 :     config/install.sh so that it supports re-dumping a heap image
1922 :     after customization.
1923 :    
1924 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1925 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
1926 : mblume 1793 Date: 2005/05/18 10:55:00 CDT
1927 :     Tag: blume-20050518-realdiv-noovld
1928 :     Description:
1929 :    
1930 :     Un-overloaded / to work around bug in overloading resolution code.
1931 :    
1932 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1933 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
1934 : mblume 1792 Date: 2005/05/16 23:50:00 CDT
1935 :     Tag: blume-20050516-redump-heap
1936 :     Description:
1937 :    
1938 :     Added mechanism for re-creating a heap file for the interactive system
1939 :     after configuration variables have been changed.
1940 :    
1941 :     CM.redump_heap : string -> unit
1942 :    
1943 :     This is much like SMLofNJ.exportML, but starting from the resulting
1944 : blume 2155 heap does not return to the caller of CM.redump_heap but
1945 : mblume 1792 restarts the interactive system from scratch. The original call of
1946 :     CM.redump_heap does not return but ends the interactive session.
1947 :     Thus, CM.redump_heap is a lot like SMLofNJ.exportFn.
1948 :    
1949 :     Internally, redump_heap winds the dynamic execution context back to
1950 :     the point where the original heap image was created and re-executes
1951 :     the heap image generation code in the boot code.
1952 :    
1953 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1954 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
1955 : mblume 1791 Date: 2005/05/09 21:55:00 CDT
1956 :     Tag: blume-20050509-word64
1957 :     Description:
1958 :    
1959 :     Added a hack to the existing hack known as Word64 to make fromString
1960 :     behave correctly. I am still not sure whether Word64.scan will work
1961 :     as specified with respect to the interaction of radix and prefix.
1962 :    
1963 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1964 : allenleung 1785 Name: Allen Leung (leunga (at) reservoir (dot) com)
1965 :     Date: 2005/05/04 11:50:00 EST
1966 :     Tag: leunga-20050504-checkgc
1967 :     Description:
1968 :    
1969 : blume 2155 Added a gc protocol checking phase. This phase is enabled with
1970 : allenleung 1785 the flag "check-gc". "debug-check-gc" turns on the verbose mode.
1971 :    
1972 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1973 : mblume 1741 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
1974 : mblume 1784 Date: 2005/05/04 10:45:00 CDT
1975 :     Tag: blume-20050504-intinf
1976 :     Description:
1977 :    
1978 :     Fixed a bug in the implementation of div and mod for IntInf.
1979 :     Thanks to Neophytos Michael for reporting the problem.
1980 :    
1981 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1982 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
1983 : mblume 1783 Date: 2005/05/04 10:35:00 CDT
1984 :     Tag: blume-20050504-join
1985 :     Description:
1986 :    
1987 :     Added a "join" combinator to the ParserComb module in smlnj-lib.cm.
1988 :    
1989 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
1990 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
1991 : mblume 1770 Date: 2005/02/28 23:40:00 CST
1992 :     Tag: blume-20050228-mVar
1993 :     Description:
1994 :    
1995 :     Fixed serious bug (brown paper bag variety) in new implementation of
1996 :     structure Atom in CML. (I had accidentally used a mailbox instead of
1997 :     an mvar, leaving the door open for races.)
1998 :    
1999 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2000 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2001 : mblume 1761 Date: 2005/02/25 15:00:00 CST
2002 :     Tag: Release_110_53
2003 :     Description:
2004 :    
2005 :     New working version (110.53). NEW BOOTFILES!
2006 :    
2007 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2008 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2009 : mblume 1760 Date: 2005/02/25 14:50:00 CST
2010 :     Tag: blume-20050225-susp
2011 :     Description:
2012 :    
2013 :     Brought back SMLofNJ.Susp. The underlying suspension type is the one
2014 :     implemented in Core -- which means that it is the same as the one used
2015 :     by the lazy extension.
2016 :    
2017 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2018 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2019 : mblume 1759 Date: 2005/02/24 16:50:00 CST
2020 :     Tag: blume-20050224-cml-atom
2021 :     Description:
2022 :    
2023 :     Simpler and at the same time more general implementation of structure
2024 :     Atom in CML.
2025 :    
2026 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2027 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2028 : mblume 1758 Date: 2005/02/15 17:35:00 CST
2029 :     Tag: blume-20050215-tools
2030 :     Description:
2031 :    
2032 :     Created new "tools" directory under "src" and moved "TraceDebugProf"
2033 :     there.
2034 :    
2035 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2036 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2037 : mblume 1755 Date: 2005/02/10 17:55:00 CST
2038 :     Tag: blume-20050210-longlong
2039 :     Description:
2040 :    
2041 :     Implemented "long long" arguments and results for NLFFI. (Only the
2042 :     PPC/MacOS implementation is complete, the other backends still need to
2043 :     be updated.)
2044 :    
2045 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2046 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2047 : mblume 1751 Date: 2005/01/24 17:40:00 CST
2048 :     Tag: blume-20050124-mlyacc
2049 :     Description:
2050 :    
2051 :     Minor cleanup in ML-Yacc rule printing mechanism. This should fix a
2052 :     problem with certain "as" patterns which previously got rendered
2053 :     using incorrect syntax.
2054 :    
2055 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2056 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2057 : mblume 1750 Date: 2005/01/18 12:00:00 CST
2058 :     Tag: blume-20050118-profile
2059 :     Description:
2060 :    
2061 :     Made time profiling code (interrupt handler) in runtime system aware
2062 :     of new array representation.
2063 :    
2064 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2065 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2066 : mblume 1747 Date: 2005/01/14 18:00:00 CST
2067 :     Tag: blume-20050114-heap2exec
2068 :     Description:
2069 :    
2070 :     Implemented new (but still experimental) heap2exec facility. This is
2071 :     tested under Mac OS X and should work under Linux (will test shortly).
2072 :     It will probably also work on the Sparc (will test some time later).
2073 :    
2074 :     - removed old "HACKED_STANDALONE" hack from runtime
2075 :    
2076 :     To be able to test this, uncomment the request for "heap2asm" in
2077 :     config/targets prior to installation. (Notice that this is different
2078 :     from "heap2exec" mentioned below. Not a typo.)
2079 :    
2080 :     To perform an actual test, run the command
2081 :    
2082 :     $ bin/heap2exec heapfile execfile
2083 :    
2084 :     (You can put heap2exec on your shell's path.)
2085 :    
2086 :     For example, run
2087 :    
2088 :     $ bin/heap2exec bin/.heap/ml-yacc.ppc-darwin mly
2089 :    
2090 :     This will create a standalone executable called "mly" which you can
2091 :     then invoke directly as a command.
2092 :    
2093 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2094 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2095 : mblume 1746 Date: 2005/01/07 11:44:00 CST
2096 :     Tag: blume-20050107-mlstring
2097 :     Description:
2098 :    
2099 :     fixed off-by-one error in ML_STRING macro (globals.c)
2100 :    
2101 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2102 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2103 : mblume 1744 Date: 2004/12/23 18:00:00 CST
2104 :     Tag: blume-20041223-santa
2105 :     Description:
2106 :    
2107 :     Made ml-build script "smarter" (but only very little).
2108 :    
2109 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2110 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2111 : mblume 1742 Date: 2004/12/21 15:05:00 CST
2112 :     Tag: blume-20041221-longlong
2113 :     Description:
2114 :    
2115 :     * Implemented access to signed and unsigned long long data in NLFFI.
2116 :     (The parameter-passing part of the picture has not complete. But
2117 :     data structure access seems to work.)
2118 :    
2119 :     * Fixed CM's incorrect assumption that the PPC is little-endian.
2120 :     (On the Mac, it is big-endian. And that's currently our only
2121 :     PPC platform.)
2122 :    
2123 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2124 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2125 : mblume 1741 Date: 2004/12/21 12:50:00 CST
2126 :     Tag: blume-20041221-memory
2127 :     Description:
2128 :    
2129 :     Some cleanup in the $c/memory.cm library: separated some concerns by
2130 :     moving allocation code and memory access code each into their own
2131 :     files.
2132 :    
2133 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2134 : allenleung 1740 Name: Allen Leung (leunga (at) reservoir (dot) com)
2135 :     Date: 2004/12/17 16:12:00 EST
2136 :     Tag: leunga-20041217-cygwin-smlnj-home
2137 :     Description:
2138 :    
2139 : blume 2155 The Unix I/O library of SML/NJ on cygwin does not understand
2140 :     Windows style pathname, so problems arise when SMLNJ_HOME is set
2141 :     to a Windows style pathname. _run-sml now converts SMLNJ_HOME
2142 :     to a POSIX pathname on cygwin.
2143 : allenleung 1740
2144 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2145 : mblume 1737 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2146 : mblume 1736 Date: 2004/12/16 13:35:00 CST
2147 :     Tag: Release_110_52
2148 :     Description:
2149 :    
2150 :     Last-minute changes incorporated into 110.52. Release tag moved.
2151 :    
2152 :     The changes:
2153 :     - HashString.hashString' -> HashString.hashSubstring
2154 :     - bug fix in UnivariateStats
2155 :    
2156 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2157 : mblume 1702 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2158 : mblume 1733 Date: 2004/12/15 23:40:00 CST
2159 :     Tag: blume-20041215-hashSubstring
2160 :     Description:
2161 :    
2162 :     - HashString.hashString' -> HashString.hashSubstring
2163 :     - corresponding changes in atom.sml
2164 :     - "de-compressed" (aka. un-obfuscated) code for UnivariateStats and
2165 :     added some comments
2166 :    
2167 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2168 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2169 : mblume 1728 Date: 2004/12/15 15:30:00 CST
2170 : mblume 1736 Tag: (Release_110_52)
2171 : mblume 1728 Description:
2172 :    
2173 :     New working version (110.52). NEW BOOTFILES!
2174 :    
2175 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2176 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2177 : mblume 1727 Date: 2004/12/15 12:45:00 CST
2178 :     Tag: blume-20041215-spaces
2179 :     Description:
2180 :    
2181 :     More on the space problem (this time for Win32).
2182 :    
2183 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2184 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2185 : mblume 1725 Date: 2004/12/14 17:30:00 CST
2186 :     Tag: blume-20041214-spaces
2187 :     Description:
2188 :    
2189 :     Hacked some of the scripts (in particular: the installer) to cope with
2190 :     spaces in filenames a bit better. But beware: the current "solution"
2191 :     is likely still full of bugs and inherently incomplete. (We need to
2192 :     do away with those shell scripts for a comprehensive solution.)
2193 :    
2194 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2195 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2196 : mblume 1724 Date: 2004/12/13 14:45:00 CST
2197 :     Tag: blume-20041213-ml-makedepend
2198 :     Description:
2199 :    
2200 :     Fixed bug in code for ml-makedepend.
2201 :    
2202 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2203 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2204 : mblume 1720 Date: 2004/12/09 16:30:00 CST
2205 :     Tag: blume-20041209-statistics
2206 :     Description:
2207 :    
2208 :     Added two simple but potentially useful statistics modules to SML/NJ Library.
2209 :     (See CHANGES file there.)
2210 :    
2211 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2212 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2213 : mblume 1718 Date: 2004/12/01 16:50:00 CST
2214 :     Tag: blume-20041201-atom
2215 :     Description:
2216 :    
2217 :     smlnj-lib:
2218 :    
2219 :     Added function HashString.hashString' for substrings.
2220 :     Hand-inlined CharVector.foldl into HashString (for speed).
2221 :     Modified implementation of structure Atom to avoid extracting
2222 :     strings from substrings unless necessary.
2223 :     (Also see CHANGES file for smlnj-lib.)
2224 :    
2225 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2226 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2227 : mblume 1717 Date: 2004/11/24 22:15:00 CST
2228 :     Tag: blume-20041124-cml
2229 :     Description:
2230 :    
2231 :     Made sure CML compiles when Position = Int64.
2232 :    
2233 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2234 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2235 : mblume 1715 Date: 2004/11/24 14:30:00 CST
2236 :     Tag: blume-20041124-position
2237 :     Description:
2238 :    
2239 :     The compiler can now be compiled in a mode that makes structure Position
2240 :     equal to Int64. The default, however, is unchanged (Position = Int31)
2241 :     for the time being.
2242 :    
2243 :     To enable 64-bit positions, use the following procedure:
2244 :    
2245 :     1. Start sml
2246 :     2. Autoload $smlnj/cmb.cm (if not already autoloaded)
2247 :     3. Type
2248 :     #set (CMB.symval "USE_64_BIT_POSITIONS") (SOME 1);
2249 :     4. Run CMB.make() as usual.
2250 :    
2251 :     This is barely tested. The only test so far was a little SML program
2252 :     counting the number of characters in an 8-gigabyte file by
2253 :     reading it character-by-character. That test was successful.
2254 :    
2255 :     In support of 64-bit positions, a number of new functions have been
2256 :     added to the runtime system.
2257 :    
2258 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2259 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2260 : mblume 1716 Date: 2004/11/23 14:45:00 CST
2261 :     Tag: blume-20041123-useFile
2262 : mblume 1712 Description:
2263 :    
2264 :     Fixed a problem with unhelpful error messages related to problems with
2265 :     .cm- or .sml files that appear as part of the sml command line.
2266 :    
2267 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2268 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2269 : mblume 1703 Date: 2004/11/18 15:40:00 CST
2270 :     Tag: Release_110_51
2271 :     Description:
2272 :    
2273 :     New working version (110.51). NEW BOOTFILES!
2274 :    
2275 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2276 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2277 : mblume 1702 Date: 2004/11/18 15:35:00 CST
2278 :     Tag: <none>
2279 :     Description:
2280 :    
2281 :     Enabled dlopen and friends for FreeBSD (as recommended by Johannes 5
2282 :     Joemann).
2283 :    
2284 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2285 : allenleung 1701 Name: Allen Leung (leunga (at) reservoir (dot) com)
2286 :     Date: 2004/11/17 16:05:21 EST 2004
2287 :     Tag: leunga-20041117-mlrisc-live-kill
2288 :     Description:
2289 :    
2290 : blume 2155 Added support for MLTree constructs LIVE and KILL
2291 : allenleung 1701 to all the architectures.
2292 :    
2293 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2294 : mblume 1687 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2295 : mblume 1689 Date: 2004/11/13 00:20:00 CST
2296 :     Tag: blume-20041113-versiontool
2297 :     Description:
2298 :    
2299 :     - Stripped down the versiontool: It now only handles the version number.
2300 :     The date string is generated at bootstrap time (during makeml).
2301 :    
2302 :     - In a previous commit, fixed a minor issue with how polyequal is being
2303 :     translated. In particular, the code now "looks through" abstractions.
2304 :     This results in slightly fewer polyEqual warnings and hopefully slightly
2305 :     more efficient code. Important examples for where this matters are
2306 :     the new int64 and word64 types.
2307 :    
2308 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2309 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2310 : mblume 1687 Date: 2004/11/12 00:30:00 CST
2311 :     Tag: blume-20041112-int64
2312 :     Description:
2313 :    
2314 :     Structure Int64 fully hooked in. (The implementation is not very
2315 :     efficient, though.)
2316 :    
2317 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2318 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2319 : mblume 1686 Date: 2004/11/11 17:30:00 CST
2320 :     Tag: blume-20041111-more64
2321 :     Description:
2322 :    
2323 :     All the pieces of Word64 are now there, with the exception of the
2324 :     conversions from and to LargeWord. (Eventually these need to be identities,
2325 :     but for the time being they don't even make sense because LargeWord is
2326 :     32-bit wide.)
2327 :    
2328 :     Also started to add similar support for Int64, but major pieces of that
2329 :     are still missing.
2330 :    
2331 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2332 : mblume 1668 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2333 : mblume 1684 Date: 2004/11/11 00:15:00 CST
2334 :     Tag: blume-20041111-word64
2335 :     Description:
2336 :    
2337 :     Structure Word64 is now (almost) complete, word literals and patterns
2338 :     seem to work. There are a few odd pieces missing. In particular,
2339 :     I didn't do the {from,to}LargeWord parts because LargeWord is still Word32
2340 :     at the moment.
2341 :    
2342 :     Making Word64 official would mean that LargeWord becomes Word64. But
2343 :     this requires extreme care because most word-word conversions have to
2344 :     go through LargeWord, so making a mistake means loss of efficiency or
2345 :     worse. Eventually there will be a solution similar to (but actually
2346 :     simpler than) what I did with IntInf.
2347 :    
2348 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2349 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2350 : mblume 1683 Date: 2004/11/10 18:12:00 CST
2351 :     Tag: blume-20041110-64bit
2352 :     Description:
2353 :    
2354 :     More 64-bit hacking (but still not even half-way there yet).
2355 :     Also, some assorted improvements to the handling of 8-bit words.
2356 :    
2357 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2358 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2359 : mblume 1682 Date: 2004/11/09 17:50:00 CST
2360 : mblume 1683 Tag: <none>
2361 : mblume 1682 Description:
2362 :    
2363 :     Started adding some infrastructure for supporting 64-bit int- and
2364 :     word-types. (Still in its very early stages.)
2365 :    
2366 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2367 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2368 : mblume 1672 Date: 2004/10/28 10:45:00 CDT
2369 :     Tag: Release_110_50
2370 :     Description:
2371 :    
2372 :     New working version (110.50). NEW BOOTFILES!
2373 :    
2374 :     =====================
2375 :    
2376 :     Also:
2377 :    
2378 :     - Changend config/srcarchiveurl from a file just
2379 :     containing the URL string into a file containing
2380 :     shell script code. The code has access to the $VERSION variable.
2381 :     - Made corresponding changes to config/install.sh and config/unpack.
2382 :     - Default contents of config/srcarchiveurl uses $VERSION and
2383 :     normally does not have to be edited to reflect a version change.
2384 :    
2385 :     (As a result, a version change can be done by just editing
2386 :     config/version, the rest is now automatic.)
2387 :    
2388 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2389 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2390 : mblume 1669 Date: 2004/10/27 17:50:00 CDT
2391 :     Tag: blume-20041027-btrace-msg
2392 :     Description:
2393 :    
2394 :     BackTrace.monitor now also reports the source of the exception that
2395 :     triggered the trace.
2396 :    
2397 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2398 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2399 : mblume 1668 Date: 2004/10/27 17:20:00 CDT
2400 :     Tag: blume-20041027-x86-c-calls
2401 :     Description:
2402 :    
2403 :     This is the HISTORY entry for two earlier commits, both concerning
2404 :     the x86 c-calls code in MLRISC:
2405 :    
2406 :     - added a missing LOAD in the code that deals with struct arguments
2407 :     - made sure the caller does not add the wrong number of bytes to the
2408 :     stack pointer after a call of a function returning a struct
2409 :     (the callee already pops the implicit argument which points to
2410 :     the space reserved for the result)
2411 :    
2412 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2413 : allenleung 1662 Name: Allen Leung (leunga (at) reservoir (dot) com)
2414 :     Date: 2004/10/24 14:00:00 EST
2415 :     Tag: leunga-20041024-x86-gas-fucomip
2416 :     Description:
2417 :    
2418 :     John discovered a bug in the syntax of fucomip.
2419 :     The opcodes FU?COMIP? have been changed to
2420 :    
2421 :     fu?comip? %st(i), %st
2422 :    
2423 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2424 : mblume 1622 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2425 : mblume 1656 Date: 2004/10/20 15:06:00 CDT
2426 :     Tag: blume-20041020-standalone-backtrace
2427 :     Description:
2428 :    
2429 :     Added a mechanism for getting back-trace information from standalone
2430 :     programs. Here is how it works:
2431 :    
2432 :     1. The part of the program from which you want to get backtrace
2433 :     information (usually the whole program) should be wrapped with
2434 :     BackTrace.monitor. This is a (unit->'a)->'a function, and your
2435 :     main program could be modified from something like
2436 :    
2437 :     fun main (pgm, args) = ...
2438 :    
2439 :     to
2440 :    
2441 :     fun main (pgm, args) = BackTrace.monitor (fn () => ...)
2442 :    
2443 :     2. To be able to access BackTrace.monitor, you have to add
2444 :     library $smlnj-tdp/plugins.cm to the .cm file that contains your
2445 :     main function.
2446 :    
2447 :     3. Remove all compiled code (i.e., all the .cm/ subdirectories that
2448 :     CM might have created in the past for your project).
2449 :    
2450 :     4. Build the system using this command line:
2451 :    
2452 :     ml-build -Ctdp.instrument=true \$smlnj-tdp/back-trace.cm \
2453 :     myprog.cm MyProg.main myprog
2454 :    
2455 :     instead of the usual
2456 :    
2457 :     ml-build myprog.cm MyProg.main myprog
2458 :    
2459 :     I changed a library name:
2460 :    
2461 :     $/trace-debug-profile.cm --> $smlnj-tdp/plugins.cm
2462 :    
2463 :     New libraries:
2464 :    
2465 :     $smlnj-tdp/back-trace.cm
2466 :     -- when loaded causes the back-trace plugin to be installed
2467 :     $smlnj-tdp/coverage.cm
2468 :     -- when loaded causes the coverage plugin to be installed
2469 :    
2470 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2471 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2472 : mblume 1655 Date: 2004/10/18 16:45:00 CDT
2473 :     Tag: blume-20041018-groupowner
2474 :     Description:
2475 :    
2476 :     Added an "obsolete" warning for the "group owner" syntax to CM's parser.
2477 :    
2478 :     Eliminated group owner specs from .cm files throughout the source tree.
2479 :    
2480 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2481 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2482 : mblume 1653 Date: 2004/10/15 15:45:00 CDT
2483 :     Tag: blume-20041015-coverage
2484 :     Description:
2485 :    
2486 :     * Test coverage tool added!
2487 :     * Further reorganization of tracing-, debugging-, and profiling support:
2488 :    
2489 :     - moved original BTImp -- now called BackTrace -- into a separate
2490 :     library called $/trace-debug-profile.cm
2491 :     - eliminated all mentions of BTrace from SMLofNJ.Internals
2492 :     - only the instrumentation mechanism is now left in the compiler proper
2493 :     - BackTrace module is a plugin which is NOT plugged in by default
2494 :     - Coverage module is another such plugin
2495 :    
2496 :     To get the benefits of any of these plugin modules, the code in
2497 :     question must be compiled with tdp instrumentation turned on. This
2498 :     can be done by setting SMLofNJ.Internals.TDP.mode to true.
2499 :     (The ref cell is also controlled via the -Ctdp.instrument=... switch.)
2500 :    
2501 :     Plugins are selected at link time. (Pre-compiled instrumented code
2502 :     can be re-loaded with different plugins in effect.) When an
2503 :     instrumented module is linked, whatever plugins are at that time
2504 :     enabled will come into effect for that module.
2505 :    
2506 :     To enable the back-trace plugin, load library $/trace-debug-profile.cm
2507 :     and invoke BackTrace.install() (e.g., from the interactive prompt).
2508 :     To enable the coverage plugin, load the same library and invoke
2509 :     Coverage.install().
2510 :    
2511 :     Back-traces are generated automatically on uncaught exceptions and
2512 :     when the code in question explicitly invokes BackTrace.trigger().
2513 :    
2514 :     Coverage (and execution frequency-) information must be queried
2515 :     explicitly by calling Coverage.not_covered and Coverage.hot_spots.
2516 :    
2517 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2518 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2519 : mblume 1652 Date: 2004/10/14 17:40:00 CDT
2520 :     Tag: blume-20041014-tdp-core
2521 :     Description:
2522 :    
2523 :     Snapshot of a significant overhaul of how the trace/debug/profile support
2524 :     is hooked into the system (specifically: Core and SMLofNJ.Internals).
2525 :    
2526 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2527 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2528 : mblume 1650 Date: 2004/10/13 16:34:00 CDT
2529 :     Tag: blume-20041013-tdp
2530 :     Description:
2531 :    
2532 :     Some rationalization of names:
2533 :    
2534 :     structure BTrace -> structure TDPInstrument
2535 :     etc.
2536 :    
2537 :     This is is preparation of using the original back-trace
2538 :     instrumentation for other purposes. "TDP" stands for
2539 :     Trace/Debug/Profile.
2540 :    
2541 :     The control flag controlling whether instrumentation is on or off is now
2542 :     registered under a different name, so instead of running sml as
2543 :    
2544 :     sml -Cinstrument.btrace-mode=true
2545 :    
2546 :     one has to say
2547 :    
2548 :     sml -Ctdp.instrument=true
2549 :    
2550 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2551 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2552 : mblume 1645 Date: 2004/10/11 16:37:00 CDT
2553 :     Tag: blume-20041011-regions
2554 :     Description:
2555 :    
2556 :     Made some minor modifications to elabcore.sml to have source regions
2557 :     be propagated more tightly -- resulting in better (i.e., smaller)
2558 :     regions being reported in error- and debug messages.
2559 :    
2560 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2561 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2562 : mblume 1644 Date: 2004/10/08 22:50:00 CDT
2563 :     Tag: blume-20041008-cmkw
2564 :     Description:
2565 :    
2566 :     Fixed handling of keywords in .cm files: After seeing "is" the lexer
2567 :     treats subsequent occurrences of "group", "library", "source", "is",
2568 :     "*", and "-" as ordinary identifiers rather than keywords.
2569 :    
2570 :     Most seriously, this fixes a problem with CM's "shell" tool. The tool
2571 :     is supposed to accept a tool argument called "source", but this did
2572 :     not work because of the clash with the keyword.
2573 :    
2574 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2575 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2576 : mblume 1642 Date: 2004/10/07 16:00:00 CDT
2577 :     Tag: blume-20041007-cleanup
2578 :     Description:
2579 :    
2580 :     Assorted cleanup work:
2581 :    
2582 :     - got rid of intstrmap in favor of using the library's
2583 :     hash table implementation
2584 :     - threw out most of the pathnames stuff, as it was not used anyway
2585 :     - simplified tokentable implementation
2586 :     - fixed some minor spelling errors
2587 :    
2588 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2589 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2590 : mblume 1641 Date: 2004/10/06 15:15:15 CDT
2591 :     Tag: blume-20041006-handler
2592 :     Description:
2593 :    
2594 :     Cleaned up the absyn to reflect the invariant that HANDLE always
2595 :     carries a FNexp as part of the type definition. This eliminates some
2596 :     superfluous sanity checks at runtime down the road.
2597 :    
2598 :     Some minor cleanup of the btrace code.
2599 :    
2600 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2601 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2602 : mblume 1640 Date: 2004/10/01 10:20:30 CDT
2603 :     Tag: blume-20041001-slave
2604 :     Description:
2605 :    
2606 :     Added hack to make slave mode work in the presence of the version
2607 :     tool. (Still, since the master does two passes over the code for
2608 :     CMB.make, the release number gets bumped twice when slaves are
2609 :     attached. I don't know if this is worth fixing...)
2610 :    
2611 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2612 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2613 : mblume 1639 Date: 2004/09/30 10:55:00 CDT
2614 :     Tag: blume-20040930-version
2615 :     Description:
2616 :    
2617 :     * Moved the "version" magic into its own little library under
2618 : mblume 1672 src/system/smlnj/internal. This avoids expensive reconstruction of
2619 :     a stable src/compiler/core.cm.
2620 : mblume 1639
2621 : mblume 1672 * At the same time, structure CompilerVersion is now known as
2622 :     structure SMLNJVersion.
2623 : mblume 1639
2624 :     * Arranged for the version tool to NOT kick in when rebuilding the system
2625 :     (makeml -rebuild, fixpt). Otherwise one would never reach a fixpoint.
2626 :     Also, loading the versiontool does not work when rebuilding the system
2627 :     because CM is not properly initialized at that time.
2628 :    
2629 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2630 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2631 : mblume 1638 Date: 2004/09/29 14:00:00 CDT
2632 :     Tag: blume-20040929-autoversion
2633 :     Description:
2634 :    
2635 :     Implemented some CM magic to have
2636 :     file src/compiler/TopLevel/main/version.sml
2637 :     generated automagically.
2638 :     The version is taken from two files: config/version and config/release.
2639 :     The first is expected to contain a two-part version number such as 110.49.
2640 :     The second should contain a single number, but it may be missing.
2641 :    
2642 :     If the environment variable VERSIONTOOL_BUMP_RELEASE is defined at the
2643 :     time the version tool is loaded (which is the first time you say CMB.make),
2644 :     then the tool will increment the value stored in config/release every
2645 :     time CMB.make is invoked.
2646 :    
2647 :     The binfile format is now insensitive to anything beyond the first
2648 :     two components of a version number, so bumping the release does not render
2649 :     binfiles incompatible. Auto-bumping can be used to keep track of versions
2650 :     during development without invalidating existing binfiles.
2651 :    
2652 :     In any case, every CMB.make updates the date information in version.sml.
2653 :     (This is the date that is printed in the banner.)
2654 :    
2655 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2656 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2657 : mblume 1634 Date: 2004/09/28 10:53:00 CDT
2658 :     Tag: blume-20040928-controls
2659 :     Description:
2660 :    
2661 :     Some cleanup of the controls code.
2662 :    
2663 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2664 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2665 : mblume 1633 Date: 2004/09/27 22:08:00 CDT
2666 :     Tag: blume-20040927-controls
2667 :     Description:
2668 :    
2669 :     Added two pieces of functionality to the Controls interface:
2670 :    
2671 :     1. val save'restore: 'a control -> unit -> unit
2672 :    
2673 :     grabs the current value of the control in stage 1 and restores it
2674 :     in stage 2.
2675 :    
2676 :     2. val set' : 'a control * 'a -> unit -> unit
2677 :    
2678 :     stores the given value into the control in stage 2 (i.e., delayed)
2679 :     but does all error checking in stage 1.
2680 :     (This is for string controls that need to do parse their argument --
2681 :     something that might fail. In some cases, notably in CM, one
2682 :     already knows the intended argument but wants to delay the actual
2683 :     assignment until a time when error recovery would be more difficult.)
2684 :    
2685 :     Changed the handling of controls in tool arguments to classes "sml" and
2686 :     "lazysml":
2687 :     - use Controls.save'restore as a more robust way of restoring the
2688 :     old value (in particular: without having to re-parse the string)
2689 :     - use controls to handle the "overload" keyword in the init group
2690 :     (I believe this change actually fixes a long-standing obscure bug.)
2691 :    
2692 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2693 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2694 : mblume 1632 Date: 2004/09/27 17:00:00 CDT
2695 :     Tag: blume-20040927-lazysml
2696 :     Description:
2697 :    
2698 :     Added a new tool class called "lazysml" to CM's tool chest. The only
2699 :     difference to "sml" is that compilation is done with Control.lazysml
2700 :     set to true. A source of class "lazysml" is automatically recognized
2701 :     by a file name suffix of ".lml".
2702 :    
2703 :     In addition to the above feature, the original class "sml" now also
2704 :     supports a tool argument "lazy" which has the same effect. As a
2705 :     result, the following three lines are equivalent:
2706 :    
2707 :     foo.sml : lazysml
2708 :     foo.sml : sml (lazy)
2709 :     foo.sml (lazy)
2710 :    
2711 :     The setting goes into effect both during parsing and during
2712 :     compilation. The original setting is restored right after parsing and
2713 :     after compilation, respectively.
2714 :    
2715 :     In addition to all the above, there is also a general mechanism to set
2716 :     ANY of the "controls" that are available at the command line via
2717 :     "-C..." on a per-sml-file basis. The same rules that apply for "lazy"
2718 :     apply as well. (In fact, "lazy" is implemented as a special case of
2719 :     the general mechanism.)
2720 :    
2721 :     The .cm file syntax uses a new keyword tool argument called "with".
2722 :     There are several ways of indicating the desired settings:
2723 :    
2724 :     foo.sml (with:parser.quotations=true)
2725 :     foo.sml (with:(name:parser.quotations value:true))
2726 :     foo.sml (with:(name:name1 value:value1 name:name2 value:value2 ...))
2727 :     foo.sml (with:(name1=value1 name2=value2 ...))
2728 :     foo.sml (with:(name1=value1 name:name2 value:value2 name3=value3 ...))
2729 :    
2730 :     etc.
2731 :    
2732 :     Another possible abbreviation is to leave out the =v or value:v part
2733 :     if the name refers to a boolean control (in which case the value is
2734 :     taken to be true). Thus, one could get lazy sml also by saying:
2735 :    
2736 :     foo.sml (with:parser.lazy-keyword=true)
2737 :     foo.sml (with:parser.lazy-keyword)
2738 :     foo.sml (with:(name:parser.lazy-keyword value:true))
2739 :     foo.sml (with:(name:parser.lazy-keyword))
2740 :    
2741 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2742 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2743 : mblume 1631 Date: 2004/09/24 16:22:00 CDT
2744 :     Tag: blume-20040924-ppc-long-branch
2745 :     Description:
2746 :    
2747 :     Turned message about "emiting long form of branch" off by default.
2748 :     Added a control flag to turn it back on when desired.
2749 :    
2750 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2751 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2752 : mblume 1630 Date: 2004/09/24 16:05:00 CDT
2753 :     Tag: blume-20040924-rounding
2754 :     Description:
2755 :    
2756 :     Applied patch for setting rounding modes under Mac OS X. Thanks to
2757 :     Melissa O'Neill for providing the code!
2758 :    
2759 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2760 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2761 : mblume 1629 Date: 2004/09/23 17:30:00 CDT
2762 :     Tag: blume-20040923-envvars
2763 :     Description:
2764 :    
2765 :     1. Changed definition of type ControlRegistry.registry_tree to
2766 :     include control_info (i.e., the name of the controlling environment
2767 :     variable).
2768 :    
2769 :     2. Added command-line flags -e and -E to print the names of environment
2770 :     variables that can be used to control internal settings.
2771 :     (This uses the new API mentioned in 1.)
2772 :    
2773 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2774 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2775 : mblume 1622 Date: 2004/09/13 16:50:00 CDT
2776 :     Tag: Release_110_49
2777 :     Description:
2778 :    
2779 :     New working version (110.49). NEW BOOTFILES!
2780 :    
2781 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2782 : mblume 1621 Name: Matthias Blume
2783 :     Date: 2004/09/13 16:20:00 CDT
2784 :     Tag: blume-20040913-config-mlrisc
2785 :     Description:
2786 :    
2787 :     Put target "mlrisc" back into the default list.
2788 :     (There is no harm in having it, and some users have expressed their
2789 :     wish to have "mlrisc" included by default.)
2790 :    
2791 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2792 : jhr 1620 Name: John Reppy
2793 :     Date: 2004/09/13
2794 :     Tag: jhr-20040913-signals
2795 :     Description:
2796 :    
2797 :     Fixed the signal masking code to properly nest mask/unmask operations
2798 :     on a per-signal basis.
2799 :    
2800 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2801 : mblume 1619 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2802 :     Date: 2004/09/08 13:20:00 CDT
2803 :     Tag: blume-20040908-heap-magic
2804 :     Description:
2805 :    
2806 :     Bumped the heap macig number to 0x09082004 to account for the changed
2807 :     layout of the ML frame under MacOS X.
2808 :    
2809 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2810 : allenleung 1618 Name: Allen Leung (leunga (at) reservoir (dot) com)
2811 :     Date: 2004/09/03 11:26:00 EST
2812 :     Tag: leunga-20040903-cygwin-install
2813 :     Description:
2814 :    
2815 :     Added a patch to _arch-n-opsys to enable the Cygwin runtime.
2816 :     The Cygwin runtime is turned on by setting the environment
2817 :     variable SMLNJ_CYGWIN_RUNTIME to 1.
2818 :    
2819 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2820 : mblume 1615 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2821 : mblume 1617 Date: 2004/08/31 17:15:00 CDT
2822 :     Tag: blume-20040831-core
2823 :     Description:
2824 :    
2825 :     Added some exports to src/compiler/core.cm upon request by J. Joemann.
2826 :    
2827 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2828 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2829 : mblume 1616 Date: 2004/08/30 17:55:00 CDT
2830 :     Tag: blume-20040830-installer
2831 :     Description:
2832 :    
2833 :     Upon request by Johannes Joemann:
2834 :    
2835 :     - improved ML code of installer to fall back to coping when renaming
2836 :     fails (i.e., when source and target are on different file systems);
2837 :     the code compiles but has yet to be tested in anger
2838 :     - removed mlrisc from list of default targets (config/targets)
2839 :    
2840 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2841 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2842 : mblume 1615 Date: 2004/08/27 17:20:00 CDT
2843 :     Tag: blume-20040827-ptreql
2844 :     Description:
2845 :    
2846 :     Added ptreql primop to structure InlineT (upon request from Larry
2847 :     Paulson).
2848 :    
2849 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2850 : allenleung 1613 Name: Allen Leung (leunga (at) reservoir (dot) com)
2851 : allenleung 1614 Date: 2004/08/15 21:21:00 EST
2852 :     Tag: leunga-110_48-udgraph
2853 :     Description:
2854 :    
2855 :     Another bug fix from Carl Hauser:
2856 :    
2857 :     diff /net/niflab/smlnj48/src/MLRISC/graphs/udgraph.sml udgraph.sml
2858 :     > 48c48
2859 :     > < | rmv((e as (k,_))::es,L) = rmv(es,if k = i then es else
2860 :     > e::L)
2861 :     > ---
2862 :     > > | rmv((e as (k,_))::es,L) = rmv(es,if k = i then L else e::L)
2863 :     > Without this, any deletion of an edge in an undirected graph does severe
2864 :     > violence to the graph.
2865 :    
2866 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2867 :     Name: Allen Leung (leunga (at) reservoir (dot) com)
2868 : allenleung 1613 Date: 2004/08/10 23:35:00 EST
2869 :     Tag: leunga-110_48-ppc
2870 :     Description:
2871 :    
2872 :     The IBM/MacOS syntax switch on PPC was incorrectly swapped.
2873 :    
2874 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2875 : mblume 1602 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2876 : mblume 1615 Date: 2004/08/10 12:00:00 CDT
2877 : mblume 1602 Tag: Release_110_48
2878 :     Description:
2879 :    
2880 :     New working version (110.48). NEW BOOTFILES!
2881 :    
2882 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2883 : allenleung 1599 Name: Allen Leung (leunga (at) reservoir (dot) com)
2884 :     Date: 2004/08/09 12:21:00 EST
2885 :     Tag: leunga-110_47-dijsktra
2886 :     Description:
2887 :    
2888 :     Bug fix from Carl Hauser:
2889 :    
2890 : blume 2155 single_source_shortest_paths in dijkstra.sml was observed to get wrong
2891 : allenleung 1599 answers (by comparing to single_source_shortest_paths in bellman-ford.sml).
2892 :    
2893 : blume 2155 The problem is that following the expression A.update(dist,s,Num.zero)
2894 : allenleung 1599 it is necessary to update the priority queue using Q.decreaseWeight(Q,s).
2895 :    
2896 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2897 : mblume 1595 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2898 :     Date: 2004/08/06 18:10:00 CDT
2899 :     Tag: blume-20040806-cmdline
2900 :     Description:
2901 :    
2902 :     Fiddled with handling of command-line options:
2903 :    
2904 :     * sml now quits after processing the command line
2905 :     if -H, -S, -h<n>, or -s<n> appears as the last
2906 :     command-line argument
2907 :     * a new option -q terminates the session when encountered on
2908 :     the command line; subsequent arguments will be ignored
2909 :     * bug fixes: short (erroneous) arguments are no longer ignored
2910 :     completely
2911 :    
2912 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2913 : allenleung 1593 Name: Allen Leung (leunga (at) reservoir (dot) com)
2914 :     Date: 2004/08/04 18:17:00 EST
2915 :     Tag: leunga-110_47-ppc-ibm-asm
2916 :     Description:
2917 :    
2918 :     - Added minimal IBM assembly syntax support for PowerPC.
2919 :    
2920 : blume 2155 - Cygwin: manually changed the file cygwin.def. Some exported symbols have
2921 : allenleung 1593 been altered in the runtime. We need an automatic way to keep the file
2922 :     in sync.
2923 :    
2924 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2925 : mblume 1548 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2926 : mblume 1581 Date: 2004/08/04 14:00:00 CDT
2927 :     Tag: Release_110_47
2928 :     Description:
2929 :    
2930 :     New working version (110.47). NEW BOOTFILES!
2931 :    
2932 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2933 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2934 : mblume 1580 Date: 2004/08/03 14:25:00 CDT
2935 :     Tag: blume-20040803-callingconv
2936 :     Description:
2937 :    
2938 :     Added low-level support for choosing C calling conventions by
2939 :     twiddling the type of rawccall. (See
2940 :     src/compiler/Semant/types/cproto.sml for details.)
2941 :    
2942 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2943 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2944 : mblume 1579 Date: 2004/08/02 15:55:00 CDT
2945 :     Tag: blume-20040802-backout
2946 :     Description:
2947 :    
2948 :     Backed out of change to win32-filesys.c. The earlier patch to
2949 :     get_file_time caused CM to produce files with the wrong time stamp.
2950 :    
2951 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2952 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2953 : mblume 1573 Date: 2004/08/02 14:45:00 CDT
2954 :     Tag: blume-20040802-nlffi-win32
2955 :     Description:
2956 :    
2957 :     Added NLFFI support for Win32, adapted from a patch provided by David
2958 :     Hansel. This is currently completely untested. Also, the issue
2959 :     concerning stdcall vs. ccall is still unresolved.
2960 :    
2961 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2962 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2963 : mblume 1572 Date: 2004/07/30 17:55:00 CDT
2964 :     Tag: blume-20040730-various
2965 :     Description:
2966 :    
2967 :     Gearing up towards 110.47...
2968 :    
2969 :     - various minor bugfixes to ml-nlffigen
2970 :     - a beginning of a manual for nlffi
2971 :    
2972 :     - eliminated 'export name=value' in config/install.sh as this does
2973 :     not work with certain versions of /bin/sh
2974 :     (Thanks to David King at Motorola for catching this.)
2975 :    
2976 :     - several bugfixes provided or suggested by David Hansel at Reactive Systems:
2977 :     - added a test for tm==NULL to gmtime.c and localtime.c
2978 :     - applied patch for incorrect GetFileTime under win32
2979 :     - toSeconds -> toMilliseconds in Win32/win32-process.sml
2980 :    
2981 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2982 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2983 : mblume 1557 Date: 2004/07/21 18:20:00 CDT
2984 :     Tag: blume-20040721-nlffigen
2985 :     Description:
2986 :    
2987 :     - Fixed minor issue in ml-nlffigen: Now generate structure T_foo
2988 :     for a typedef to an incomplete type, but leave out the "typ" member.
2989 :     (This is just for consistency.)
2990 :     - Started to produce what is supposed to become better (i.e., comprehensive)
2991 :     documentation of what ml-nlffigen does and produces.
2992 :    
2993 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
2994 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
2995 : mblume 1548 Date: 2004/07/14 16:25:00 CDT
2996 :     Tag: blume-20040714-union
2997 :     Description:
2998 :    
2999 :     Added C_UNION to c-calls/c-types.sml and updated the machinery
3000 :     (ml-nlffigen, cproto.sml) that conveys C function interface
3001 :     information to the code generator.
3002 :    
3003 :     However, the actual architecture-specific implementation of function
3004 :     arguments and results that are C unions is still not implemented.
3005 :    
3006 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3007 : allenleung 1539 Name: Allen Leung (leunga (at) reservoir (dot) com)
3008 : allenleung 1546 Date: 2004/07/14 14:38:00 EST
3009 :     Tag: leunga-110_46_1-ppc-lwzu
3010 :     Description:
3011 :    
3012 :     Added these instructions to the PowerPC architecture:
3013 :     LBZU(X), LHZU(X), LWZU(X),
3014 : blume 2155 STWU(X), STFDU, STFSU
3015 :    
3016 : allenleung 1546 etc...
3017 :    
3018 :     Note: I haven't added their instruction encoding into the description.
3019 :    
3020 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3021 :     Name: Allen Leung (leunga (at) reservoir (dot) com)
3022 : allenleung 1539 Date: 2004/07/13 15:04:00 EST
3023 :     Tag: leunga-110_46_1-ppc-lwarx
3024 :     Description:
3025 :    
3026 :     Added the two instructions LWARX and STWCX to the PowerPC
3027 : blume 2155 instruction set.
3028 : allenleung 1539
3029 :     A (untested) rewrite of loop-structure.sml. The old version
3030 :     is completely broken.
3031 :    
3032 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3033 : mblume 1479 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3034 : mblume 1537 Date: 2004/07/13 13:50:00 CDT
3035 :     Tag: blume-20040713-nlffi
3036 :     Description:
3037 :    
3038 :     - use paramAlloc to report c-calls with too many arguments
3039 :     (for PPC version where parameter area is pre-allocated)
3040 :     - added ccall_maxargspace to machspec (to implement the above)
3041 :     - made "make" commend in CM's "make" tool configurable
3042 :     - added option (default: on) for passing the name of the SML/NJ's "bin"
3043 :     directory to "make"; the call looks like this:
3044 :    
3045 :     make <options> SMLNJ_BINDIR=<dir> <target>
3046 :    
3047 :     This can be used by the Makefile to, e.g., pick the "right" version
3048 :     of ml-nlffigen.
3049 :     - minor code tweaks
3050 :    
3051 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3052 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3053 : mblume 1532 Date: 2004/07/12 22:50:00 CDT
3054 :     Tag: blume-110_46_1-macosx-nlffi
3055 :     Description:
3056 :    
3057 :     NLFFI under Mac OS X now working (sort of). This is largely untested,
3058 :     though.
3059 :    
3060 :     Note: 1. You have to make a new, clean build of the runtime system.
3061 :     2. There are new BOOTFILES, you have to use them!
3062 :     (Doing the bootstrap process yourself would be *very* painful!
3063 :     If you absolutely have to do it, build the system under
3064 :     a different architecture and then cross-compile.)
3065 :    
3066 :     Version bumped to 110.46.1 to account for runtime data format changes.
3067 :    
3068 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3069 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3070 : mblume 1515 Date: 2004/06/18 14:30:00 CDT
3071 :     Tag: blume-20040618-unix
3072 :     Description:
3073 :    
3074 :     Changed the implementation of structure Unix so that the same stream
3075 :     is returned every time one of the {text,bin}{In,Out}streamOf functions
3076 :     is invoked on the same proc. This is not what the spec currently
3077 :     says -- although IMO it arguably should. (See discussion below.)
3078 :    
3079 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3080 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3081 : mblume 1507 Date: 2004/06/17 18:15:00 CDT
3082 :     Tag: Release_110_46
3083 :     Description:
3084 :    
3085 :     New working version (110.46). NEW BOOTFILES!
3086 :    
3087 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3088 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3089 : mblume 1506 Date: 2004/06/17 17:20:00 CDT
3090 :     Tag: blume-20040617-timer-unix
3091 :     Description:
3092 :    
3093 :     Changed the interface of structures Timer and Unix to match the most
3094 :     recent Basis spec.
3095 :    
3096 :     In the case of Unix there still seems to be an open/weird issue:
3097 :    
3098 :     The {text,bin}{In,Out}streamOf functions are supposed to create
3099 :     fresh streams whenever they are called -- as opposed to have them
3100 :     return the same stream every time. This design is supposed to
3101 :     prevent space leaks caused by proc values hanging on to streams.
3102 :    
3103 :     The reap function, on the other hand, is supposed to close the
3104 :     streams. This cannot be done without having a handle on the
3105 :     stream in proc after all...
3106 :    
3107 :     I took the liberty to implement the following stopgap solution:
3108 :    
3109 :     The proc value hangs on to the most recently created stream(s).
3110 :     Reap closes those. If either or both of the two streams hadn't
3111 :     been created at all yet, then reap will close the corresponding
3112 :     file descriptors directly.
3113 :    
3114 :     PS: I don't understand the original space leak argument anymore. If
3115 :     a proc hangs on to the imperative stream, then I/O operations on those
3116 :     will advance the state of the cached stream and avoid the space leak.
3117 :    
3118 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3119 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3120 : mblume 1500 Date: 2004/05/28 16:45:00 CDT
3121 :     Tag: blume-20040528-basis
3122 :     Description:
3123 :    
3124 :     Added signature PACK_REAL and exported functor PrimIO.
3125 :    
3126 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3127 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3128 : mblume 1498 Date: 2004/05/25 16:00:00 CDT
3129 :     Tag: blume-20040525-group-owner
3130 :     Description:
3131 :    
3132 :     CM now ignores (but still accepts) the "owner" information in group
3133 :     descriptions. The owner of a group is its next enclosing
3134 :     library. Each group must have a unique owner. (There is a virtual
3135 : mblume 1505 "toplevel" library that owns groups which are not nested within a real
3136 : mblume 1498 library.) Previously, each group had to explicitly declare its owner,
3137 :     and CM would check that such a declaration is correct. The new scheme
3138 :     is to have CM check that for each group there is precisely one owning
3139 :     library.
3140 :    
3141 :     The advantage of the new scheme is that the programmer no longer needs
3142 :     to maintain the somewhat annoying owner information. The downside is
3143 :     that CM cannot enforce the ownership rule across multiple runs of
3144 :     CM.make. Fortunately, enclosing the same group in two different
3145 :     libraries A and B which are not part of the same program does not
3146 :     cause real problems.
3147 :    
3148 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3149 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3150 : mblume 1496 Date: 2004/05/20 16:00:00 CDT
3151 :     Tag: blume-20040520-win32
3152 :     Description:
3153 :    
3154 :     Made the win32 version work again. (Strangely, a misplaced comma had
3155 :     slipped into win32-process.c which prevented the runtime from being
3156 :     compiled correctly.)
3157 :    
3158 :     Also, included a minor addition to ml-build.bat analogous to what was
3159 :     done in blume-20040519-ml-build.
3160 :    
3161 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3162 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3163 : mblume 1494 Date: 2004/05/19 22:10:00 CDT
3164 :     Tag: blume-20040519-ml-build
3165 :     Description:
3166 :    
3167 :     Arranged for ml-build to clean up after itself a little bit better.
3168 :     The script generates a temporary SML source file and compiles it using
3169 :     CM, so CM generates metadata (GUID, SKEL, objectfile) for it. It now
3170 :     gets rid of those at the end, so they don't accumulate under .cm.
3171 :    
3172 :     This required a minor change to install.sh because the name of the
3173 :     metadata directory (default: .cm) is actually configurable at
3174 :     installation time.
3175 :    
3176 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3177 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3178 : mblume 1491 Date: 2004/05/18 15:50:00 CDT
3179 :     Tag: blume-20040518-mkreader
3180 :     Description:
3181 :    
3182 :     Added Posix.IO.mk{Bin,Text}{Reader,Writer} by lifting their respective
3183 :     implementations from internal modules PosixBinPrimIO and PosixTextPrimIO.
3184 :    
3185 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3186 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3187 : mblume 1489 Date: 2004/05/11 14:35:00 CDT
3188 :     Tag: blume-20040511-win32sock
3189 :     Description:
3190 :    
3191 :     Added previously missing support for many socket-related functions
3192 :     under win32. Thanks to David Hansel <hansel@reactive-systems.com>
3193 :     for the voluminous patch!
3194 :    
3195 :     (I have not tested this patch under win32 yet.)
3196 :    
3197 : mblume 1490 Here is David's e-mail:
3198 :    
3199 :     Hi,
3200 :    
3201 :     Attached to this email you find a diff against sml/nj 110.45
3202 :     that will enable socket support under Windows.
3203 :    
3204 :     To apply the patch (using unix or cygwin)
3205 :     1) gunzip runtime.diff.gz
3206 :     2) "cd" into "src/runtime" in the source tree of a fresh
3207 :     110.45 installation.
3208 :     3) patch -p 1 < [your/path/to]runtime.diff
3209 :    
3210 : blume 2155 The code compiles fine but has NOT yet been extensively tested.
3211 :     I only ran a few tests for basic socket client functionality
3212 :     (which worked fine). Especially the functions that use ioctl
3213 : mblume 1490 are not tested at all and might not work (see below).
3214 :    
3215 :     I implemented this since we want to move to a newer version of sml/nj
3216 :     but need socket support in order to use it. This is the first time I
3217 :     even had a look at the sml/nj source, so please review my changes
3218 :     before making this part of the distribution! Here are a few issues
3219 : blume 2155 that I think might be better for someone to solve who is more
3220 : mblume 1490 familiar with the sml/nj source (and socket programming):
3221 :    
3222 :     - getnetbyaddr.c and getnetbyname.c will raise a "not implemented"
3223 :     exception since I could not figure out what the windows equivalent
3224 :     of these functions is
3225 :    
3226 :     - In sockets-osdep.h there are a some #include statements that are
3227 :     only used in a few files that include sockets-osdep.h
3228 :    
3229 :     - In smlnj-sock-lib.c, function init_fn() calls WSAStartup() but
3230 :     does not process its return value since I don't know how to
3231 :     report an error upwards.
3232 :    
3233 :     - It would probably be good to have a call to WSACleanup() when
3234 : blume 2155 the library is unloaded (if there is such a possibility).
3235 : mblume 1490 Otherwise I think Windows will take care of this automatically
3236 :     when the process finishes.
3237 :    
3238 :     - I used ioctlsocket() as a replacement for ioctl() but I have
3239 :     no idea if that is actually the proper replacement on Windows.
3240 :    
3241 :     - All these issues are marked in the code by "FIXME" comments.
3242 :    
3243 : blume 2155 We use sml/nj extensively in our products and are quite happy
3244 :     with it. I hope this contribution will help you.
3245 : mblume 1490
3246 :     Keep up the good work!
3247 :    
3248 :     David
3249 :    
3250 : mblume 1489 ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3251 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3252 : mblume 1488 Date: 2004/05/11 14:20:00 CDT
3253 :     Tag: blume-20040511-installml
3254 :     Description:
3255 :    
3256 :     Fixed two bugs in installml script. (Thanks to Vesa A. Norrman for
3257 :     the patch.)
3258 :    
3259 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3260 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3261 : mblume 1487 Date: 2004/05/11 14:05:00 CDT
3262 :     Tag: blume-20040511-nlffi-netbsd
3263 :     Description:
3264 :    
3265 :     Added support for nlffi under netbsd. (Thanks to Vesa A. Norrman for
3266 :     the patch.)
3267 :    
3268 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3269 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3270 : mblume 1486 Date: 2004/05/11 12:05:00 CDT
3271 :     Tag: blume-20040511-exports
3272 :     Description:
3273 :    
3274 :     As per request by Adam Chlipala <adam@hcoop.net>, extended various
3275 :     export lists in compiler-related .cm-files.
3276 :    
3277 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3278 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3279 : mblume 1485 Date: 2004/05/11 11:35:00 CDT
3280 :     Tag: blume-20040511-allsource
3281 :     Description:
3282 :    
3283 :     The installer now honors the "src-smlnj" target again, although its meaning
3284 :     has changed from "all sources required for the compiler" to "all sources
3285 :     the installer knows about". In other words, if you enable "src-smlnj"
3286 :     in the "targets" file, then the installer will pull in sources for
3287 :     everything. (Notice that this refers to source code only. Compiled
3288 :     code is still only installed for modules that were requested explicitly
3289 :     or which are required for other modules that were requested explicitly.)
3290 :    
3291 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3292 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3293 : mblume 1482 Date: 2004/04/23 17:40:00 CDT
3294 :     Tag: blume-20040423-ieee-scan
3295 :     Description:
3296 :    
3297 :     Fixed IEEEReal.scan (and .fromString) so that if there is an overflow
3298 :     in the exponent calculation we get INF or ZERO (depending on the mantissa
3299 :     and the sign of the exponent).
3300 :    
3301 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3302 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3303 : mblume 1480 Date: 2004/04/23 10:40:00 CDT
3304 :     Tag: blume-20040423-ml-build
3305 :     Description:
3306 :    
3307 :     The ml-build script now terminates with a non-0 status when something
3308 :     goes wrong.
3309 :    
3310 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3311 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3312 : mblume 1479 Date: 2004/04/22 16:35:00 CDT
3313 :     Tag: blume-20040422-Option
3314 :     Description:
3315 :    
3316 :     Made exception Option to be the same as exception Option.Option
3317 :     (as it should be).
3318 :    
3319 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3320 : allenleung 1468 Name: Allen Leung (leunga (at) reservoir (dot) com)
3321 :     Date: 2004/03/19 14:40:00 EST
3322 :     Tag: leunga-20040319-cygwin-nlffi
3323 :     Description:
3324 :    
3325 :     Fixed the runtime so that ml-nlffi-lib runs on the cygwin version
3326 :     of SML/NJ. The problem is that
3327 :    
3328 :     lib = dlopen(NULL, ...)
3329 :     f = dlsym(lib, "malloc");
3330 :    
3331 : blume 2155 does not work on Windows unless we explicitly export symbols
3332 :     such as 'malloc' during linking. We fixed this by explicitly
3333 : allenleung 1468 exporting the required symbols with the magic gcc incantation:
3334 :    
3335 :     -Wl,--export-all cygwin.def
3336 :    
3337 :     where cygwin.def is a file containing all the symbols that
3338 : blume 2155 we wish to export.
3339 : allenleung 1468
3340 : blume 2155 I suspect this is a Windows problem and we'll have to
3341 :     do the same (somehow with windows compilers) when
3342 : allenleung 1468 we build the native win32 version with the system
3343 : blume 2155 calls LoadLibrary/GetProcAddress.
3344 : allenleung 1468
3345 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3346 : mblume 1384 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3347 : mblume 1465 Date: 2004/03/04 16:35:00 CST
3348 :     Tag: blume-20040304-intinf-fmt
3349 :     Description:
3350 :    
3351 :     Fixed problem with IntInf.fmt (sign would show up on the right instead
3352 :     of on the left for BIN, OCT, and HEX).
3353 :    
3354 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3355 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3356 : mblume 1464 Date: 2004/03/04 11:25:00 CST
3357 :     Tag: blume-20040304-symlinks
3358 :     Description:
3359 :    
3360 :     Fixed problem with installer script (unix only) where bin/ml-yacc and
3361 :     friends pointed (via symlinks) to absolute locations instead of just
3362 :     .run-sml. This was reported by Vesa A Norrman.
3363 :    
3364 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3365 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3366 : mblume 1455 Date: 2004/02/13 14:50:00 CST
3367 :     Tag: Release_110_45
3368 :     Description:
3369 :    
3370 :     New working version (110.45). New bootfiles.
3371 :    
3372 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3373 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3374 : mblume 1448 Date: 2004/01/26 15:15:15 CST
3375 :     Tag: blume-20040126-toplevel
3376 :     Description:
3377 :    
3378 :     Improved handling of exceptions at the interactive toplevel.
3379 :    
3380 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3381 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3382 :     Date: 2004/01/26 11:25:00
3383 : mblume 1446 Tag: blume-20040126-app
3384 :     Description:
3385 :    
3386 :     Type of top-level "app" corrected.
3387 : mblume 1447 Added code for setting vp_limitPtrMask to Win32-specific runtime.
3388 : mblume 1446
3389 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3390 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3391 : mblume 1427 Date: 2003/11/18 17:10 CST
3392 :     Tag: blume-20031118-basis-fiddle
3393 :     Description:
3394 :    
3395 :     - changed Timer interface to what might become the spec
3396 :     - POSIX_FLAGS -> BIT_FLAGS according to spec
3397 :     - some other minor discrepancies wrt. spec eliminated
3398 :    
3399 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3400 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3401 : mblume 1414 Date: 2003/11/06 12:00:00 CST
3402 :     Tag: Release_110_44
3403 :     Description:
3404 :    
3405 :     New working version (110.44). New bootfiles.
3406 :    
3407 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3408 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3409 : mblume 1411 Date: 2003/11/04 11:50:00 CST
3410 :     Tag: blume-20031104-move-libraries
3411 :     Description:
3412 :    
3413 :     Eliminated the "dont_move_libraries" directive in config/targets.
3414 :     (The mechanism was broken and could not be fixed easily. Moreover,
3415 :     there does not seem to be any reason not to move all libraries into
3416 :     lib during installation. I originally implemented this directive as a
3417 :     backward-compatibility feature when I first introduced the new CM.
3418 :     Now that things have been stable for a long time and going back to the
3419 :     old CM is not an option, there is no reason to keep it around.)
3420 :    
3421 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3422 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3423 : mblume 1409 Date: 2003/11/03 16:00:00 CST
3424 :     Tag: blume-20031103-installdir
3425 :     Description:
3426 :    
3427 :     Made installer honor INSTALLDIR variable again. (Thanks to Chris
3428 :     Richards for pointing out the problem and providing the solution.)
3429 :    
3430 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3431 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3432 : mblume 1400 Date: 2003/10/01 17:05:00 CDT
3433 :     Tag: blume-20031001-lal-mlrisc
3434 :     Description:
3435 :    
3436 :     MLRISC bug fix from Lal.
3437 :    
3438 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3439 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3440 : mblume 1399 Date: 2003/09/30 16:10:00 CDT
3441 :     Tag: blume-20030930-primio-bat
3442 : mblume 1398 Description:
3443 :    
3444 :     1. Added openVector, nullRd, and nullWr to PRIM_IO.
3445 :     2. Improved .bat files (for Win32 port) to make things work under Win95.
3446 :     (thanks to Aaron S. Hawley for this one)
3447 :    
3448 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3449 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3450 : mblume 1395 Date: 2003/09/26 16:05:00 CDT
3451 :     Tag: blume-20030926-wrappriv
3452 :     Description:
3453 :    
3454 :     Added missing wrapper for privilege "primitive" in $smlnj/viscomp/core.cm.
3455 :    
3456 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3457 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3458 : mblume 1394 Date: 2003/09/26 15:00:00 CDT
3459 :     Tag: blume-20030926-110_43_3
3460 :     Description:
3461 :    
3462 :     - additional cleanup
3463 :     - version number bump, NEW BOOTFILES
3464 :    
3465 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3466 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3467 : mblume 1393 Date: 2003/09/26 12:00:00 CDT
3468 :     Tag: blume-20030926-ppautoload
3469 :     Description:
3470 :    
3471 :     I modified the read-eval-print loop so that the autoloader gets
3472 :     invoked whenever the prettyprinter tries to look up a symbol that
3473 :     is not currently defined in the toplevel environment but which
3474 :     appears in CM's autoload registry. As a result, we see far fewer of
3475 :     those ?.Foo.Bar.xxx names in the prettyprinter's output.
3476 :    
3477 :     In addition to this I tried to clean up some pieces of the Basis
3478 :     implementation (e.g., Socket, Word8Array) in order to prevent other
3479 :     instances of these ?.Foo.Bar.xxx names from being printed.
3480 :    
3481 :     The mechanism that picks names for types still needs some work, though.
3482 :     (Right now it seems that if there is a type A.t which is defined to
3483 : mblume 1394 be B.u, but B is unavailable at toplevel, then A.t gets printed as
3484 :     "?.B.u" although the perhaps more sensible solution would be to use
3485 : mblume 1393 "A.t" in this case. In other words, the prettyprinter should follow
3486 :     a chain of DEFtycs not farther than there are corresponding toplevel
3487 :     names in the current environment.)
3488 :    
3489 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3490 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3491 : mblume 1391 Date: 2003/09/24 16:31:00 CDT
3492 :     Tag: blume-20030924-installer
3493 :     Description:
3494 :    
3495 :     Another installer tweak: All the ML code for the installer is now
3496 :     compiled during CMB.make and put into a little library called
3497 :     $smlnj/installer.cm. The installation then simply invokes
3498 :    
3499 :     sml -m $smlnj/installer.cm
3500 :    
3501 :     and everything happens automagically.
3502 :    
3503 :     Win32: ML code senses value of environment variable SMLNJ_HOME.
3504 :     Unix: ML code senses values of environment variables ROOT, CONFIGDIR,
3505 :     and BINDIR.
3506 :    
3507 :     The new scheme guarantees that the ML code responsible for the installation
3508 :     is in sync with the APIs of the main system. Also, the installer is
3509 :     somewhat faster because the installer script is precompiled.
3510 :    
3511 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3512 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3513 : mblume 1390 Date: 2003/09/24 15:35:00 CDT
3514 :     Tag: blume-20030924-synsock
3515 :     Description:
3516 :    
3517 :     Added a signature SYNCHRONOUS_SOCKET to basis.cm. This is like SOCKET
3518 :     but excludes all non-blocking operations. Defined SOCKET (in Basis)
3519 :     and CML_SOCKET in terms of SYNCHRONOUS_SOCKET. Removed superfluous
3520 :     implementations of non-blocking operations from CML's Socket
3521 :     structure.
3522 :    
3523 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3524 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3525 : mblume 1389 Date: 2003/09/24 15:10:05 CDT
3526 :     Tag: blume-20030924-sockets
3527 :     Description:
3528 :    
3529 :     1. Fixed SOCKET API and implementation to match Basis spec.
3530 :     This required changing the internal representation of sockets to one
3531 :     that remembers (for each socket file descriptor) whether it is currently
3532 :     blocking or non-blocking. This state is maintained lazily (i.e., a system
3533 :     call is made only if the state actually needs to change).
3534 :    
3535 :     2. OS-specific details of sockets were moved into separate files, thus
3536 :     making it possible to unify the bulk of the socket implementations
3537 :     between Unix and Win32.
3538 :    
3539 :     3. CML's socket API changed accordingly.
3540 :     (Note that we need to remove non-blocking functions from this API
3541 :     since they are redundant in the case of CML!)
3542 :    
3543 :     4. CML's socket implementation now makes use of non-blocking functions
3544 :     provided by Basis, thus removing all OS-dependent code from this part
3545 :     of CML.
3546 :    
3547 :     5. Changed Real64.precision from 52 to 53. Minor cleanup in Real64 code.
3548 :    
3549 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3550 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3551 : mblume 1387 Date: 2003/09/22 12:10:00 CDT
3552 : mblume 1388 Tag: blume-20030922-110_43_2
3553 : mblume 1387 Description:
3554 :    
3555 :     Made a new interim version and bootfiles for developer's bootstrapping
3556 :     convenience.
3557 :    
3558 :     110.43.2 -- NEW BOOTFILES
3559 :    
3560 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3561 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3562 : mblume 1385 Date: 2003/09/19 15:55:00 CDT
3563 :     Tag: blume-20030919-cmdir
3564 :     Description:
3565 :    
3566 :     1. new-install.sh -> install.sh
3567 :     2. changed default CM "metadata" directory name to ".cm" (instead of "CM")
3568 :     3. tweaked installer so that another name instead of .cm can be chosen
3569 :     at install time (by setting the CM_DIR_ARC environment variable
3570 :     during installation); once installation is complete, the name is
3571 :     fixed
3572 :    
3573 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3574 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3575 : mblume 1384 Date: 2003/09/18 16:00:00 CDT
3576 :     Tag: blume-20030918-110_43_1
3577 :     Description:
3578 :    
3579 :     Made a new interim version and bootfiles for developer's bootstrapping
3580 :     convenience.
3581 :    
3582 :     110.43.1 -- NEW BOOTFILES
3583 :    
3584 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3585 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3586 : mblume 1383 Date: 2003/09/18 15:20:00 CDT
3587 :     Tag: blume-20030918-misc
3588 :     Description:
3589 :    
3590 :     1. Exported fractionsPerSecond etc. from TimeImp (but not from Time as
3591 :     this seems to be controversial at the moment) and used those in
3592 :     Posix.ProcEnv.times.
3593 :    
3594 :     2. Added Time.{from,to}Nanoseconds to Time.
3595 :    
3596 :     3. Improved Real.{from,to}LargeInt by avoiding needless calculations.
3597 :     For example, fromLargeInt never needs to look at more than 3 "big
3598 :     digits" to get its 53 bits of precision.
3599 :    
3600 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3601 : mblume 1384 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3602 : mblume 1381 Date: 2003/09/17 16:30:00 CDT
3603 :     Tag: blume-20030917-real32-slices
3604 :     Description:
3605 :    
3606 :     Added an entry to the primitive environment
3607 :     (compiler/Semant/statenv/prim.sml) for int32->real64 conversion and
3608 :     added code to compiler/CodeGen/main/mlriscGen.sml to implement it.
3609 :    
3610 :     Removed some of the "magic" constants in real64.sml and replaced them
3611 :     with code that generates these values from their corresponding
3612 :     integer counterparts.
3613 :    
3614 :     Made all(?) the slice-related changes to the Basis and made everything
3615 :     compile again...
3616 :    
3617 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3618 : mblume 1368 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3619 : mblume 1375 Date: 2003/09/15 17:45:00 CDT
3620 :     Tag: blume-20030915-rbase
3621 :     Description:
3622 :    
3623 :     Fixed bug in Real.fromLargeInt.
3624 :    
3625 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3626 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3627 : mblume 1369 Date: 2003/09/13 18:11:00 CDT
3628 :     Tag: blume-20030913-libinstall
3629 :     Description:
3630 :    
3631 :     Minor bugfix in config/libinstall (set anchor with path to
3632 :     standalone tool after installing it, otherwise libraries that
3633 :     need ml-lex or ml-yacc won't compile the first time the installer
3634 :     runs).
3635 :    
3636 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3637 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3638 : mblume 1368 Date: 2003/09/12 11:45:00 CDT
3639 :     Tag: blume-20030912-various
3640 :     Description:
3641 :    
3642 :     - fixed bug in Real.toLargeInt
3643 :     - fixed bug in Posix.ProcEnv.times
3644 :     - changed inputLine functions to return an option
3645 :     - minor installer improvements / bugfixes
3646 :     - changed default @SMLalloc parameter for x86/celeron to 64k
3647 :    
3648 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3649 :     Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3650 : mblume 1356 Date: 2003/09/09 22:00:00 CDT
3651 :     Tag: Release_110_43
3652 :     Description:
3653 :    
3654 :     New working release 110.43. New bootfiles.
3655 :    
3656 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3657 : mblume 1368 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3658 : mblume 1354 Date: 2003/09/09 19:20:00 CDT
3659 :     Tag: blume-20030909-installer
3660 :     Description:
3661 :    
3662 :     Rewrote large parts of config/install.sh in SML (config/libinstall.sml).
3663 :     Modified config/install.bat to take advantage of it. Also modified
3664 :     config/install.sh (and called it config/new-install.sh) to take advantage
3665 :     of it on Unix systems. (The SML code is (supposed to be) platform-
3666 :     independent.)
3667 :    
3668 :     The installer can now install everything under Win32
3669 :     as well as under *nix as long as it compiles.
3670 :    
3671 :     Other changes:
3672 :    
3673 :     - made CML compile again under Win32
3674 :     - made eXene compile under Win32 (by providing a fake structure UnixSock
3675 :     and by using OS.Process.getEnv instead of Posix.ProcEnv.getenv)
3676 :     - fixed a bug in nowhere: it assumed that type OS.Process.status is the
3677 :     same as type int; under Win32 it isn't
3678 :     - fixed some slice-related problems in the win32-specific parts of CML
3679 :     - added a functor argument "sameVol" to os-path-fn.sml in the Basis
3680 :     (under Win32, the volume name is case-insensitive, and the
3681 :     OS.Path code compares volume names for equality)
3682 :    
3683 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3684 : mblume 1368 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3685 : mblume 1353 Date: 2003/09/08 11:55:00 CDT
3686 :     Tag: blume-20030908-fullpath
3687 :     Description:
3688 :    
3689 :     Made Win32 version of OS.FileSys.fullPath return current directory
3690 :     when given an empty string. This is what the spec says, and incidentally,
3691 :     CM depends on it. (CM otherwise goes into an infinite loop in certain
3692 :     cases when presented with the name of a non-existing .cm file.)
3693 :    
3694 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3695 : mblume 1368 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3696 : mblume 1350 Date: 2003/09/04 16:30:00 CDT
3697 : mblume 1352 Tag: blume-20030905-slices-etc
3698 : mblume 1350 Description:
3699 :    
3700 :     1. Changed interface to vectors and arrays in Basis to match
3701 :     (draft) Basis spec.
3702 :     2. Added signatures and implementations of slices according to
3703 :     Basis spec.
3704 :     3. Edited source code throughout the system to make it compile again
3705 :     under 1. and 2. (In some cases code had to be added to have it
3706 :     match the new signatures.)
3707 :     4. MLRISC should be backward-compatible: the copies of the originals
3708 :     of files that needed to change under 3. were retained, the .cm files
3709 :     check the compiler version number and use old versions when
3710 :     appropriate.
3711 :     5. Changed type of OS.FileSys.readDir and Posix.FileSys.readdir to
3712 :     dirstream -> string option (in accordance with Basis spec).
3713 :     6. When generating code that counts lines, ml-lex used function
3714 :     CharVector.foldli, taking advantage of its old interface.
3715 :     This has been replaced with the corresponding code from
3716 :     CharVectorSlice. (html-lex must be re-lexed!)
3717 :     7. BitArray in smlnj-lib/Util has been extended/modified to match the
3718 :     new MONO_ARRAY signature. (Do we need BitArraySlice?)
3719 :     8. Removed temporary additions (fromInternal, toInternal) from the
3720 :     (now obsolete) IntInf in smlnj-lib/Util.
3721 :     9. Cleaned up structure Byte.
3722 :     10. Added localOffset, scan, and fromString to Date (according to spec).
3723 :     Cleaned/corrected implementation of Date.
3724 :     (Still need to check for correctness; implement better canonicalizeDate.)
3725 :     11. Added "scan" to signature IEEE_REAL.
3726 :     12. Some improvements to IntInf [in particular: efficiency-hack for
3727 :     mod and rem when second operand is 2 (for parity checks).]
3728 :     13. Changed representation of type Time.time, using a single IntInf.int
3729 :     value counting microseconds. This considerably simplified the
3730 :     implementation of structure Time. We now support negative time
3731 :     values; scan and fromString handle signs.
3732 :     14. Functor PrimIO now takes two additional arguments (VectorSlice and
3733 :     ArraySlice).
3734 :    
3735 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3736 : mblume 1368 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3737 : mblume 1347 Date: 2003/08/28 17:00:00 CDT
3738 :     Tag: blume-20030828-intinf
3739 :     Description:
3740 :    
3741 :     This is a major update which comes with a version number bump
3742 :     (110.42.99 -- yes, we are really close to 110.43 :-), NEW BOOTFILES,
3743 :     and an implementation of IntInf in the Basis.
3744 :    
3745 :     There are a fairly large number of related changes and updates throughout
3746 :     the system:
3747 :    
3748 :     Basis:
3749 :     - Implemented IntInf.
3750 :     - Made LargeInt a projection of IntInf (by filtering through INTEGER).
3751 : mblume 1348 - Added some missing Real64 operations, most notably Real.toLargeInt.
3752 : mblume 1347 - Added FixedInt as a synonym for Int32.
3753 :    
3754 :     compiler:
3755 :     * Added support for a built-in intinf type.
3756 :     - literals
3757 :     - pattern matching
3758 :     - conversion shortcuts (Int32.fromLarge o Int.toLarge etc.)
3759 :     - overloading on literals and operations
3760 :    
3761 :     This required adding a primitive type intinf, some additional
3762 :     primops, and implementations for several non-trivial intinf
3763 :     operations in Core. (The intinf type is completely abstract
3764 :     to the compiler; all operations get delegated back to the Core.)
3765 :    
3766 :     * Intinf equality is handled by polyequal. However, the compiler
3767 :     does not print its usual warning in this case (since polyequal
3768 :     is the right thing to do there).
3769 :    
3770 :     * Improved the organization of structure InlineT.
3771 :    
3772 :     * A word about conversion primops:
3773 :     If conversions involving intinf do not cancel out during
3774 : mblume 1348 CPS contract, then the compiler must insert calls to Core functions.
3775 : mblume 1347 Since all core access must be resolved already during the FLINT
3776 :     translate phase, it would be too late a the time of CPS contract
3777 : mblume 1348 to add new Core calls. For this reason, conversion primops
3778 : mblume 1347 for intinf carry two arguments: 1. the numeric argument that
3779 :     they are supposed to convert, and 2. the Core function that
3780 :     can help with this conversion if necessary. If CPS contract
3781 : mblume 1348 eliminates a primop, then the associated Core function becomes
3782 :     dead and goes away. Intinf conversion primops that do not get
3783 :     eliminated by CPS contract get rewritten into calls of their
3784 :     core functions by a separate, new phase.
3785 : mblume 1347
3786 :     interactive system:
3787 :     - Control.Print.intinfDepth controls max length of intinf constants
3788 :     being printed. (Analogous to Control.Print.stringDepth.)
3789 :     - Cleanup in printutil and pputil: got rid of unused stuff and
3790 :     duplicates; replaced some of the code with code that makes better
3791 :     use of library functionality.
3792 :    
3793 :     CM:
3794 :     Bugfix: parse-errors in init group (system/smlnj/init/init.cmi)
3795 :     are no longer silent.
3796 :    
3797 :     CKIT:
3798 :     Fixed mismatched uses of Int32 and LargeInt. I always decided
3799 :     in favor of LargeInt -- which is now the same as IntInf.
3800 :     CKIT-knowledgable people should check whether this is what's
3801 :     intended and otherwise change things back to using Int32 or
3802 :     FixedInt.
3803 :    
3804 :     Throughout the code:
3805 : mblume 1348 Started using IntInf.int literals and built-in operations
3806 : mblume 1347 (e.g., comparison with 0) where this seems appropriate.
3807 :    
3808 :    
3809 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3810 : macqueen 1343 Name: Dave MacQueen (dbm@cs.uchicago.edu)
3811 :     Date: 2003/08/13 11:36:00 CDT
3812 :     Tag: dbm-20030813-mcz-merge1
3813 :     Description:
3814 :    
3815 :     Merging changes from the mcz-branch development branch into trunk.
3816 :     These changes involve replacement of the emulated old prettyprinter
3817 :     interface with direct use of the SML/NJ Lib PP library, and fixing
3818 :     of a couple of bugs (895, 1186) relating to error messages. A new
3819 :     prettyprinter for ast datatypes (Elaborator/print/ppast.{sig,sml})
3820 :     has been added.
3821 :    
3822 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3823 : mblume 1368 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3824 : mblume 1342 Date: 2003/08/11 15:45:00 CDT
3825 :     Tag: blume-20030811-windows
3826 :     Description:
3827 :    
3828 :     Version number bumped to 110.42.9. NEW BOOTFILES!!!
3829 :    
3830 :     http://smlnj.cs.uchicago.edu/dist/working/110.42.9/
3831 :    
3832 :     This patch restores SML/NJ's ability to run under win32. There are a
3833 :     number of changes, including fixes for several bugs that had gone
3834 :     unnoticed until now:
3835 :    
3836 :     - uname "CYGWIN_NT*" is recognized as win32 (This is relevant only when
3837 :     trying to run the win32 version from within cygwin.)
3838 :    
3839 :     - There are a number of simple .bat scripts that substitute for their
3840 :     corresponding Unix shell-scripts. (See below.)
3841 :    
3842 :     - The internals of ml-build have been modified slightly. The main
3843 :     difference is that instead of calling ".link-sml" (or link-sml.bat)
3844 :     using OS.Process.system, the ML process delegates this task back
3845 :     to the script. Otherwise problems arise in mixed environments such
3846 :     as Cygwin where scripts look and work like Unix scripts, but
3847 :     where OS.Process.system cannot run them.
3848 :    
3849 :     - In CM, the srcpath pickler used native pathname syntax -- which
3850 :     is incorrect in the case of cross-compilation. The new pickle format
3851 :     is independent of platform-specific naming conventions.
3852 :    
3853 :     - Path configuration files (such as lib/pathconfig) can now choose
3854 :     between native and standard syntax. Placing a line of the form
3855 :    
3856 :     standard!
3857 :    
3858 :     into the file causes all subsequent paths to be interpreted using
3859 :     CM standard pathname syntax (= Unix conventions); a line
3860 :    
3861 :     native!
3862 :    
3863 :     switches back to native style. This was needed so that
3864 :     path config files can be written portably, see src/system/pathconfig.
3865 :    
3866 :     - Runtime system:
3867 :    
3868 :     - win32-filesys.c: get_file_time and set_file_time now
3869 :     access modification time, not creation time.
3870 :    
3871 :     - I/O code made aware of new array representation.
3872 :    
3873 :     - Bug fixes in X86.prim.masm.
3874 :    
3875 :     - src/system/makeml made aware of win32. (For use under cygwin
3876 :     and other Unix-environments for windows.)
3877 :    
3878 :     - In Basis, fixed off-by-one error in win32-io.sml (function vecF)
3879 :     which caused BinIO.inputAll to fail consistently.
3880 :    
3881 :     .bat scripts:
3882 :    
3883 :     Windows .bat scripts assume that SMLNJ_HOME is defined.
3884 :    
3885 :     - sml.bat, ml-yacc.bat, ml-lex.bat: Driver scripts for standalone
3886 :     applications (sml, ml-yacc, ml-lex).
3887 :     - ml-build.bat: analogous to ml-build.
3888 :     - config\install.bat: Analogous to config/install.sh. This requires
3889 :     that SMLNJ_HOME is set and that Microsoft Visual C is ready to use.
3890 :     (nmake etc. must be on the path, and vcvars32 must have been run.)
3891 :     Moreover, sources for ml-lex and ml-yacc need to exist under src,
3892 :     and the bootfile hierarchy must have been unpacked under
3893 :     sml.boot.x86-win32.
3894 :     The script is very primitive and does a poor job at error checking.
3895 :     It only installs the base system, ml-lex, and ml-yacc. No other
3896 :     libraries are being installed (i.e., you get only those that
3897 :     are part of the compiler.)
3898 :     - link-sml.bat: analogous to .link-sml, but not currently used
3899 :    
3900 :     Unrelated bug fixes:
3901 :    
3902 :     - ml-nlffigen now exports structures ST_* corresponding to incomplete
3903 :     types.
3904 :     - Added getDevice to PP/src/pp-debug-fn.sml. (Would not compile
3905 :     otherwise.)
3906 :    
3907 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3908 : macqueen 1337 Name: Dave MacQueen (macqueen@cs.uchicago.edu)
3909 :     Date: 2003/06/17
3910 :     Tag: macqueen-20030617-bug895
3911 :     Description:
3912 :    
3913 :     Modified compiler/Elaborator/print/pptype.sml to fix bug 895.
3914 :     Tag will be used for new development branch (mcz-branch) for
3915 :     use by MacQueen, (Lucasz) Zairek, and (George) Cao at uchicago.
3916 :    
3917 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3918 : mblume 1368 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3919 : mblume 1335 Date: 2003/05/27 16:55:00 CDT
3920 :     Tag: blume-20030527-polyeq
3921 :     Description:
3922 :    
3923 :     Tried to eliminated most cases of polymorphic equality.
3924 :    
3925 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3926 : mblume 1368 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3927 : mblume 1334 Date: 2003/05/21 17:45:00 CDT
3928 :     Tag: blume-20030517-complete
3929 :     Description:
3930 :    
3931 :     Two changes:
3932 :    
3933 :     1. Added a flag for controlling whether non-exhaustive bindings will
3934 :     be treated as errors (default is false).
3935 :     2. Cleaned up the *entire* source tree so that CMB.make goes through
3936 :     without a single non-exhaustive match- or bind warning.
3937 :    
3938 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3939 : mblume 1368 Name: Matthias Blume (blume (at) tti - c (dot) org)
3940 : mblume 1332 Date: 2003/05/17 10:20:00 CDT
3941 :     Tag: blume-20030517-absyn
3942 :     Description:
3943 :    
3944 :     1. Added cases for IF, WHILE, ANDALSO, and ORELSE to Absyn.
3945 :    
3946 :     This mainly affects the quality of error messages. However, some
3947 :     of the code is now more straightforward than before. (Treatment of
3948 :     the above four constructs in translate.sml is much simpler than
3949 :     the "macro-expansion" that was going on before. Plus, the mach-
3950 :     compiler no longer gets invoked just to be able to compile an
3951 :     if-expression.)
3952 :    
3953 :     2. The ErrorMsg.Error exception is now caught and absorbed by the
3954 :     interactive loop.
3955 :    
3956 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3957 : allenleung 1327 Name: Allen Leung
3958 :     Date: 2003/05/16 13:05:00 CDT
3959 :     Tag: leunga-20030516-cygwin-runtime
3960 :     Description:
3961 :    
3962 : blume 2155 Ported the runtime system to cygwin, which uses the unix
3963 : allenleung 1327 x86-unix bin files. Missing/buggy features:
3964 :    
3965 : blume 2155 o getnetbyname, getnetbyaddr: these functions seem to be missing in
3966 : allenleung 1327 the Cygwin library.
3967 :     o Ctrl-C handling may be flaky.
3968 :     o Windows system calls and Windows I/O are not supported.
3969 :    
3970 :     A new set of binfiles is located at:
3971 :    
3972 :     http://www.dorsai.org/~leunga/boot.x86-unix.tgz
3973 :    
3974 :     This is only needed for bootstrapping the cygwin version of smlnj.
3975 :     Other x86 versions can use the existing binfiles.
3976 :    
3977 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3978 : mblume 1317 Name: Matthias Blume
3979 :     Date: 2003/04/08 15:42:00 CDT
3980 :     Tag: blume-20030408-listpair
3981 :     Description:
3982 :    
3983 :     1. Added a target 'mlrisc' to installer.
3984 :    
3985 :     2. Added missing elements to structure ListPair.
3986 :    
3987 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3988 : leunga 1296 Name: Allen Leung
3989 :     Date: 2003/01/07 10:40:00 EST
3990 :     Tag: leunga-20030107-int-rem
3991 :     Description:
3992 :    
3993 :     Fixed a bug in Int.rem(x,y) where y is a power of 2 on x86.
3994 :     The arguments to the SUBL instruction were swapped.
3995 :    
3996 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
3997 : blume 1229 Name: Matthias Blume
3998 : blume 1294 Date: 2002/12/12 16:25:00 EST
3999 :     Tag: blume-20021212-risc-ra
4000 :     Description:
4001 :    
4002 :     Fixed a serious bug in the rewrite code for FP spilling/reloading that
4003 :     sent the RA into an infinite loop when floating point registers get
4004 :     spilled. (Because of this bug, e.g., nucleic stopped compiling between
4005 :     110.37 and 110.38.)
4006 :     There was another set of potential problems related to the handling of
4007 :     MLRISC annotations (but those did not yet cause real problems, apparently).
4008 :    
4009 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
4010 :     Name: Matthias Blume
4011 : blume 1291 Date: 2002/12/06 22:40:00 EST
4012 :     Tag: blume-20021206-cm-fileid
4013 :     Description:
4014 :    
4015 :     Added a call of SrcPath.sync at the beginning of Parse.parse (in CM).
4016 :     This fixes the problem of CM getting confused by files that suddenly
4017 :     change their identity (e.g., by getting unlinked and recreated by some
4018 :     text editor such as vi). There might be a better/cheaper/cleaner way
4019 :     of doing this, but for now this will have to do.
4020 :    
4021 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
4022 :     Name: Matthias Blume
4023 : blume 1288 Date: 2002/10/28 09:50:00 EST
4024 : blume 2155 Tag: blume-20021028-typecheck
4025 : blume 1288 Description:
4026 :    
4027 :     Exported structure Typecheck from $smlnj/viscomp/core.cm.
4028 :    
4029 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
4030 :     Name: Matthias Blume
4031 : blume 1282 Date: 2002/10/17 09:10:00 EDT
4032 : blume 1279 Tag: Release_110_42
4033 :     Description:
4034 :    
4035 : blume 1282 In good old tradition, there has been a slight hiccup so that we have
4036 :     to patch 110.42 after the fact. The old release tag has been replaced
4037 :     (see below).
4038 :    
4039 :     The change solves a problem with two competing approaches the
4040 :     configuration problem regarding MacOS 10.1 vs. MacOS 10.2 which got in
4041 :     each other's way.
4042 :    
4043 :     This change only affects the runtime system code and the installer script.
4044 :     (No new bootfiles.)
4045 :    
4046 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
4047 :     Name: Matthias Blume
4048 :     Date: 2002/10/16 12:00:00 EDT
4049 :     Tag: Release_110_42_removed
4050 :     Description:
4051 :    
4052 : blume 1279 New working release. New bootfiles.
4053 :    
4054 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
4055 :     Name: Matthias Blume
4056 : blume 1273 Date: 2002/10/10 13:10:00 EDT
4057 :     Tag: blume-20021010-ppc-divs
4058 :     Description:
4059 :    
4060 :     The mltree operator DIVS must be implemented with an overflow check on
4061 :     the PPC because the hardware indicates divide-by-zero using "overflow" as
4062 :     well.
4063 :    
4064 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
4065 :     Name: Matthias Blume
4066 : blume 1261 Date: 2002/07/23 11:45:00
4067 :     Tag: blume-20020723-smlnj-home
4068 :     Description:
4069 :    
4070 :     Sml now senses the SMLNJ_HOME environment variable. If this is set,
4071 :     then the bin dir is assumed to be in $SMLNJ_HOME/bin and (unless
4072 :     CM_PATHCONFIG is also set), the path configuration file is assumed
4073 :     to be in $SMLNJ_HOME/lib/pathconfig. This way one can easily move
4074 :     the entire tree to some other place and everything will "just work".
4075 :    
4076 :     (Companion commands such as ml-build and ml-makedepend also sense this
4077 :     variable.)
4078 :    
4079 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
4080 :     Name: Matthias Blume
4081 : blume 1259 Date: 2002/07/12 21:19:00 EDT
4082 :     Tag: blume-20020712-liveness
4083 :     Description:
4084 :    
4085 :     Exported two useful "step" functions from liveness module (MLRISC).
4086 :    
4087 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
4088 :     Name: Matthias Blume
4089 : blume 1253 Date: 2002/07/05 16:00 EDT
4090 :     Tag: Release_110_41
4091 :     Description:
4092 :    
4093 :     New working release. New bootfiles.
4094 :    
4095 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
4096 :     Name: Matthias Blume
4097 : blume 1250 Date: 2002/07/05 10:25:00 EDT
4098 :     Tag: blume-20020705-btimp
4099 :     Description:
4100 :    
4101 :     Exported structure BTImp from $smlnj/viscomp/debugprof.cm so that
4102 :     other clients can set up backtracing support.
4103 :    
4104 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
4105 :     Name: Matthias Blume
4106 : blume 1249 Date: 2002/06/25 17:23:00 EDT
4107 :     Tag: blume-20020625-fpmax
4108 :     Description:
4109 :    
4110 :     Fixed a bug in translation of INLMAX (and INLMIN) for the floating-point
4111 :     case. (The sense of the isNaN test was reversed -- which made min and
4112 :     max always return their first argument.)
4113 :    
4114 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
4115 :     Name: Matthias Blume
4116 : blume 1240 Date: 2002/06/11
4117 :     Tag: blume-20020611-unixpath
4118 :     Description:
4119 :    
4120 :     Back-ported OS.Path.{from,to}UnixPath from idlbasis-devel branch.
4121 :    
4122 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
4123 :     Name: Matthias Blume
4124 : blume 1238 Date: 2002/06/10 16:35:00 EDT
4125 :     Tag: blume-20020610-ieeereal
4126 :     Description:
4127 :    
4128 :     I back-ported my implementation of IEEEReal.fromString from the
4129 :     idlbasis-devel branch so that we can test it.
4130 :    
4131 :     Another small change is that ppDec tries to give more information
4132 :     than just "<sig>" in the case of functors. However, this code is
4133 :     broken in some mysterious way if the functor's body's signature
4134 :     has not been declared by ascription but gets inferred from the
4135 :     implementation. This needs fixing...
4136 :    
4137 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
4138 :     Name: Matthias Blume
4139 : blume 1229 Date: 2002/05/31
4140 :     Tag: blume-20020531-btrace-mode
4141 :     Description:
4142 :    
4143 :     Resurrected SMLofNJ.Internals.BTrace.mode. (It accidentally fell by
4144 :     the wayside when I switched over to using Controls everywhere.)
4145 :    
4146 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
4147 : george 1222 Name: Lal George
4148 :     Date: 2002/05/23 12:21:40 EDT
4149 :     Tag: george-20020523-visual-labels
4150 :     Description:
4151 :    
4152 :     Labels are now displayed in the graphical output to make
4153 :     the fall-through and target blocks obvious.
4154 :    
4155 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
4156 : blume 1204 Name: Matthias Blume
4157 : blume 1220 Date: 2002/05/22 11:03:00 EDT
4158 :     Tag: blume-20020522-shrink
4159 :     Description:
4160 :    
4161 :     John tweaked yesterday's fix for 1131 to handle an out-of-memory
4162 :     situation that comes up when allocating huge arrays.
4163 :    
4164 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
4165 :     Name: Matthias Blume
4166 : blume 1215 Date: 2002/05/21 16:00:00 EDT
4167 :     Tag: Release_110_40
4168 :     Description:
4169 :    
4170 :     New working release (110.40). New bootfiles.
4171 :    
4172 :     [Also: John Reppy fixed GC bug 1131.]
4173 :    
4174 :     ----------------------------------------------------------------------
4175 :     Name: Matthias Blume
4176 : blume 1212 Date: 2002/05/21 12:35:00 EDT
4177 :