On Wednesday, 21 September 2016 at 13:56:01 UTC, Nick Sabalausky
On 09/20/2016 03:14 PM, Intersteller wrote:
Vibe.d looks great on the surface but lack of documentation,
There's also two examples right on the homepage. Did you try
I'll grant that the stupid "modern" sales-pitch-first,
content-hidden-in-small-print-below web design style that's so
popular and now used on vibe's homepage makes those harder to
find than they should be, but still, these ARE right there on
the homepage, and it's very complete.
I agree. When I fist saw the new layout, it took me a few minutes
to find my way around. "Documentation", one of the most important
points, is not very prominent and leads you to "First steps"
instead of the "API Reference" (which again is not very
prominent). Maybe it would help to separate "API" and "First
steps" and make points like "Authentication" (and other common
features) more prominent.
commonly used functionality,
Not really. Cite examples of such missing functionality?
and that it looks like it is dying suggests that
You're just making that up, aren't you?
Not to be a dick, but you really didn't look *at all*, did you?
Given that vibe.d's last release was on "Mon, 04 Jul 2016" (~2
1/2 months ago) I don't know where the OP got that impression
form either. If you look at Go's release policy you'll see that
it has had a 6 months release cycle since 1.5, with longer
breaks before that:
go1.7 (released 2016/08/15)
go1.6 (released 2016/02/17)
go1.5 (released 2015/08/19)
Wrong claims or assumptions like "vibe.d is dying" have to be
addressed on this forum, since they might (wrongly) turn off