On Monday, 15 August 2016 at 07:19:00 UTC, lobo wrote:
When was it deprecated? I use it a lot and DMD 2.071.1 gives no warning.
It was planned for removal because it was very un-@safe (no escaping checks whatsoever) and as such was not better than library implementation. Quite likely with DIP1000 implemented there will be no point in deprecating it anymore.