Devel::Cover.pm history Release 0.01 - Initial release - 9th April 2001 Release 0.02 - 10th April 2001 - Add summary output. - Add -S option to turn it off. - Turn Devel::Cover::Process into a class. Release 0.03 - 10th April 2001 - Add detailed output. - Add -d option to turn it on. Release 0.04 - 12th April 2001 - Include Devel::Cover::Op - Add condition coverage (sort of). Release 0.05 - 9th August 2001 - Make line numbers more accurate when nextstate has been optimised away. - Get things working with ithreads. Release 0.06 - 10th August 2001 - Rename Devel::Cover::Process to Devel::Cover::DB - Make the database a directory. - Add fix for eval in filename. (Arthur Bergman <email@example.com>) - Add more tests and abstract away comparison subroutine. - Clear @Inc if it is set explicitly. - Trim filename length in detailed output. Release 0.07 - 17th August 2001 - Add an API to Devel::Cover::DB. Release 0.08 - 18th August 2001 - Provide better handling of files to report on or ignore. Makefile.PL generates Inc.pm containing default @INC. added +inc, -ignore and -select. Release 0.09 - 18th August 2001 - Beef up Devel::Cover::DB. Release 0.10 - 27th August 2001 - Add cover program to generate reports. Release 0.11 - 10th September 2001 - Add pod coverage based on Pod::Coverage.pm. - Put a full API on the database. - Add: Devel::Cover::Criterion.pm Devel::Cover::Statement.pm Devel::Cover::Condition.pm Devel::Cover::Pod.pm - Some improvements to the cover program. Release 0.12 - 14th October 2001 - Improve pod coverage by considering private subs. - Add time coverage, aka profiling. - Add: Devel::Cover::DB::File.pm Devel::Cover::Time.pm - Abstract summary and percentage calculations to appropriate classes. Release 0.13 - 14th October 2001 - Forgot to allow for lack of Pod::Coverage in Devel::Cover::Pod.pm. Release 0.14 - 28th February 2002 - Add a workaround for an AUTOLOAD bug in bleadperl. - Add gcov2perl program to convert gcov files to Devel::Cover databases. - Get rid of // comments in xs file. Release 0.15 - 5th September 2002 - Reinstate coverage of subs in main:: which got lost somewhere (0.11?). - Bug fixes for use of uninitialised values. - Automatically generate tests. Well, their infrastructure anyway. - Move Cover to lib/Devel/Cover to keep case insensitive filesystems happy. - Remove -detail option. (It belongs to cover.) - Work on op addresses and sequence numbers instead of just op addresses, to be (almost) unique. - Clean up subroutine location code. - Fix -select to override anything else. - Add condition coverage for && and || ops. - Various changes in runops_cover to try to reduce runtime. - Don't use runops_cover until CHECK time. - Add merge, write and file options to cover. - Add branch coverage. - Abstract away cover backends. - Use TT for HTML output. Release 0.16 - 9th September 2002 - Get rid of some uninitialised warnings. - Inline the HTML templates. - Rebless the op after blessing it as a COP. - Make branch coverage line numbers more accurate. Release 0.17 - 15th September 2002 - Call check_files() in report() to ensure we pick up anything added to the symbol table while the program was running. Release 0.18 - 28th September 2002 - Redo the way condition coverage is gathered - abuse op_ppaddr. - Put or conditions the right way round. - Allow for subclasses of coverage types. - Add: Devel::Cover::Condition_or_2.pm Devel::Cover::Condition_or_3.pm Devel::Cover::Condition_and_3.pm Devel::Cover::Condition_xor_4.pm - "use" all conditions in Criterion.pm, and nowhere else. - Add support for xor, ||= and &&=. Release 0.19 - 29th September 2002 - Quieten uninitialised value warnings. Release 0.20 - 5th October 2002 - Add break after default to satisfy IBM's xlC compiler on AIX. - Get things working with threads again. - make realclean is. Release 0.21 - 1st September 2003 - Add cpancover. - Handle $x || next and friends. - Add html_subtle and text2 backends (Michael Carman). - Rename html backend to html_basic. - Make html backend a wrapper around preferred style, currently html_subtle. - Make time coverage a little more accurate. OK, a lot more accurate, it's at least on the right line now, but I still wouldn't really trust it. - Fix pod coverage which has been broken for a while. - Don't collect branch coverage when not asked for. - Provide golden results for different Perl versions. - Change some B::Deparse logic to mirror changes in 5.8.1/5.10. Release 0.22 - 2nd September 2003 - Rewrite runops function. - First line of DESTROY blocks and overload subs not now skipped. - Add some more tests. Release 0.23 - 6th September 2003 - Report condition coverage for branches on the same line as the branch. - Add subroutine coverage. - Made "all" coverage value work and made it the default. Release 0.24 - 10th October 2003 - Paths in Devel::Cover::Inc in single quotes for Windows platforms. - Add -dir option and default it to cwd. - Ignore test.pl in cpancover. - Display pod coverage in cpancover. Release 0.25 - 10th October 2003 - Fix for perl 5.6.1. Cwd::abs_path($d) gets upset if $d doesn't exist. - Start of some changes to cpancover HTML. Release 0.26 - 12th October 2003 - Decline to output HTML results for conditions containing > 16 terms. - Add titles to HTML output. Release 0.27 - 9th November 2003 - Behave sensibly if import() is not called, for example when MakeMaker does a PREREQ_PM check. - Use Storable for the database instead of Data::Dumper/eval (Michael Carman). Release 0.28 - 1st December 2003 - Remove leading whitespace from HTML templates (Gabor Szabo). - Remove obsolete indent option. - Add MD5 checksums (Michael Carman). - Add Html_minimal.pm (Michael Carman) (Obsoleting Gabor's patch before it was released). - Pass unknown cover options to the formatter and remove -option. - Specify the output directory for HTML. - Search up directory trees for modules. Release 0.29 - 19th December 2003 - Merge data from files with identical MD5 checksums (Arthur Bergman). - Add do test. - Handle $x || return. - Keep cover -delete happy when there is no existing database. - In cover, make -file a glob and add -exclude. - Watch for coverage options being set in cover (PERL5OPT set?). - Fix up html_basic and html_subtle. - Make 5.6.x builds a bit quieter. - Clean up time routines in XS code. Release 0.30 - 22nd December 2003 - Get things working under Windows. Release 0.31 - 22nd December 2003 - Remove debugging output. Hmmm. Release 0.32 - 4th January 2004 - Actually include do test. - Create run concept in database. - Belatedly remove check for Template. - Add branch_return_sub test. - Add finalise_conditions() to collect previously missed coverage. - Fix incorrect coverage results associated with "and" conditions. - Add all_versions utility script. - Put /usr/bin/perl on all shebang lines. Release 0.33 - 13th January 2004 - Get things working on paths with spaces in them. - Documentation clarifications (Andy Lester). - Fix coverage for simple if, elsif and unless conditionals. - Add if test. - Ensure runs are merged in the order they were created. - Don't report multiple data from dynamically created subs. - Add dynamic_subs test. - Fix and document Devel::Cover::Op. - Redo subroutine coverage so anon subs are covered correctly in 5.6.x. Release 0.34 - 14th January 2004 - Fix various warnings and errors that had crept in whilst working on dynamic subs.