Announcing Dotty 0.8.0-RC1


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Today, we are excited to release Dotty versions 0.7.0 and 0.8.0-RC1!

Blog Post: http://dotty.epfl.ch/blog/2018/04/27/eighth-dotty-milestone-release.html

Notable Changes

  • sbt 1 support #3872
  • Unchecked warnings #4045
  • Kind Polymorphism #4108
  • Improved support for SAM type #4152

Contributors

Thank you to all the contributors who made this release possible :tada:

According to git shortlog -sn --no-merges 0.7.0..0.8.0-RC1 these are:

    95  Martin Odersky
    91  liu fengyun
    91  Nicolas Stucki
    84  Allan Renucci
    73  Guillaume Martres
    67  Martin Duhem
    18  Jendrik Wenke
    16  Paolo G. Giarrusso
     8  Robert Stoll
     6  Thierry Treyer
     4  Aggelos Biboudis
     1  tokkiyaa
     1  Rajesh Veeranki
     1  Maxime Kjaer
     1  Saurabh Rawat
     1  Joan
     1  Jorge Vicente Cantero
     1  Jasper Moeys
     1  Piotr Gabara

Reporting Bugs

If you encounter a bug, please open an issue! :pray: