Re: New DConf Blog Post

2019-04-08 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 6 April 2019 at 22:30:58 UTC, bauss wrote: Just going to respond to this: "If you haven’t visited the site in a while, you’ll surely notice that it’s been redesigned. The old version was not responsive and was quite annoying to manipulate on small screens." The design is

Re: Sublime Text Syntax Definition Rewrite

2019-02-28 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 28 February 2019 at 10:11:23 UTC, Andre Pany wrote: Great work! There is also the "D Language Server" available (https://github.com/d-language-server/dls) which can be used to add code completion, linting and formatting. You may check whether you can make direct use of DLS in your

Re: The D Programming Language has been accepted as a GSoC 2019 organization

2019-02-27 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 27 February 2019 at 16:01:15 UTC, Bastiaan Veelo wrote: On Tuesday, 26 February 2019 at 22:34:45 UTC, Seb wrote: Hi all, I have some very exciting news to share. The D Language Language got accepted as a Google Summer of Code organization! The official GSoC page provides a

Re: sumtype 0.8.3

2019-02-26 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 25 February 2019 at 20:31:43 UTC, Paul Backus wrote: SumType is a generic sum type for modern D. It is meant as an alternative to `std.variant.Algebraic`. Is it a better alternative? Seems like it from the description. If it's objectively better on all fronts, perhaps it should be

Re: Beta 2.085.0

2019-02-16 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 16 February 2019 at 19:21:12 UTC, Suliman wrote: -verrors=context Why this is not default behavior? My guess is that it'd break the IDEs which parse DMD output for error messages.

Re: Beta 2.085.0

2019-02-16 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 16 February 2019 at 15:06:51 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: Glad to announce the first beta for the 2.085.0 release, ♥ to the 49 contributors. http://dlang.org/download.html#dmd_beta http://dlang.org/changelog/2.085.0.html As usual please report any bugs at https://issues.dlang.org

Re: DCD 0.11.0 released

2019-02-12 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 12 February 2019 at 17:55:46 UTC, Basile B. wrote: On Monday, 11 February 2019 at 20:40:32 UTC, notna wrote: Installing DCD Downloading from https://github.com/dlang-community/DCD/releases/download/v0.10.2/dcd-v0.10.2-windows-x86.zip to C:\Users\\AppData\Roaming\code-d\bin Failed

Re: Top Five World’s Most Underrated Programming Languages

2019-01-23 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 23 January 2019 at 11:42:24 UTC, Bienlein wrote: On Wednesday, 23 January 2019 at 09:58:05 UTC, Sebastiaan Koppe wrote: On Wednesday, 23 January 2019 at 09:14:18 UTC, Bienlein wrote: On Friday, 18 January 2019 at 08:55:23 UTC, Paulo Pinto wrote: D really needs its killer use case

Re: The New Fundraising Campaign

2019-01-19 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 19 January 2019 at 12:38:48 UTC, bachmeier wrote: The norm is for pages to not load in the browser. I don't think it's necessary to elaborate on the impression this creates on potential users. Yes. Unfortunately I encounter it quite often. Just now the loading of the forum has

Re: D-lighted, I'm Sure

2019-01-18 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 18 January 2019 at 18:48:00 UTC, H. S. Teoh wrote: I'm also not a big fan of dub, but I'm in the minority around these parts. Having grown up on makefiles and dealt with them in a large project at my day job, I've developed a great distaste for them, and nowadays the standard build

Re: Top Five World’s Most Underrated Programming Languages

2019-01-18 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 18 January 2019 at 08:55:23 UTC, Paulo Pinto wrote: Apparently Google is ramping up the use of Rust in Fuchsia and hiring quite a few devs. Azure IoT Edge uses a mix of C# and Rust. Rust has lately got a lot of attention from game developers. Several game studios announced they

Re: My Meeting C++ Keynote video is now available

2019-01-16 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 16 January 2019 at 11:35:15 UTC, Dejan Lekic wrote: On Monday, 14 January 2019 at 10:18:34 UTC, Martin Tschierschke wrote: This is exactly the argument to get a database driver (mysql,postgres...) and probably a webserver in std. Absolutely not! Please... IMHO, what needs to

Re: My Meeting C++ Keynote video is now available

2019-01-14 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 14 January 2019 at 13:07:35 UTC, aberba wrote: Do people really use Rust in production beyond the safety die hards (of course Mozilla and few uses here and there, mostly C guys...lowlevel purists)? Its such a weird,complicated and academic lang... doubt it'll ever be mainstream like

Re: My Meeting C++ Keynote video is now available

2019-01-14 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 14 January 2019 at 05:31:27 UTC, Paul Backus wrote: [1] http://winestockwebdesign.com/Essays/Lisp_Curse.html This part always feels familiar to me in D (just replace Lisp with D and Haskell with say Rust): Answer: The Lisp Curse kicks in. Every second or third serious Lisp

Re: code-d 0.20.0 - serve-d 0.4.0 - Happy new year!

2019-01-01 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 1 January 2019 at 19:49:46 UTC, Laurent Tréguier wrote: I've had this error when using libeay32.dll and ssleay32.dll, that dub uses. I think they are related to SSL handling, but I'm far from being an expert on this; are they necessary? Looks like here someone was struggling

Re: Blog post: What D got wrong

2018-12-12 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 12 December 2018 at 20:12:54 UTC, Guillaume Piolat wrote: On Wednesday, 12 December 2018 at 14:48:23 UTC, Atila Neves wrote: On Tuesday, 11 December 2018 at 14:00:10 UTC, dayllenger wrote: On Tuesday, 11 December 2018 at 13:42:03 UTC, Guillaume Piolat wrote: One could say getters

Re: Liran Zvibel of WekaIO on using D to Create the World’s Fastest File System

2018-12-09 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 9 December 2018 at 10:53:46 UTC, Joakim wrote: Got to fifth highest-voted link all-time from dlang.org on HN: https://hn.algolia.com/?sort=byPopularity=false=0=all=story=false=dlang.org It's unfortunate it didn't get any recognition on Reddit due to not the best title. There's

Re: I've just released Vasaro

2018-12-06 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 6 December 2018 at 20:45:07 UTC, Andrea Fontana wrote: Hi! I've just released the first version of vasaro. It's a simple program I wrote to create 3d printable vases. It's written in D (of course). It uses derelict-gl, derelict-sdl and gtkd. Looks nice. I'll give it a go when I

Re: textattr library for text colors and attributes available in D

2018-11-09 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 9 November 2018 at 03:02:01 UTC, Shriramana Sharma wrote: On Thursday, 8 November 2018 at 19:26:15 UTC, Bastiaan Veelo wrote: Cool, must remember this in case I need it one day. Do you have plans to add it to the dub registry? Don't know how. Can follow instructions if provided.

Re: Beta 2.082.0

2018-10-17 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 17 October 2018 at 12:14:55 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: Glad to announce the first beta for the 2.083.0 release, ♥ to BTW, title says Beta 2.082.0 :)

Re: Blogpost about parallelizing Datacat with std.parallelism

2018-07-31 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 26 July 2018 at 20:29:56 UTC, ikod wrote: On Thursday, 26 July 2018 at 12:13:01 UTC, Joakim Brännström wrote: Hello, I've written up a blog post[0] of my explorations when parallelizing Datacat[1]. Thanks for nice article. Just in case if you never tried this:

Re: I have a plan.. I really DO

2018-07-06 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 6 July 2018 at 18:19:08 UTC, Ecstatic Coder wrote: Because in C++, smart pointers and collections will make sure to free unused memory block as soon as they need to, and no later. I bet if D was reference counted from the start, C++ programmers would complain about "smart pointer

Re: I have a plan.. I really DO

2018-07-06 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 6 July 2018 at 17:26:26 UTC, wjoe wrote: On Friday, 6 July 2018 at 15:53:56 UTC, Ecstatic Coder wrote: With D, ANY forgotten allocation during the game loop (and I really mean even JUST ONE hidden allocation somewhere in the whole game or engine), may cause the game to regularly

Re: I have a plan.. I really DO

2018-07-04 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 4 July 2018 at 19:49:00 UTC, Ecstatic Coder wrote: For instance, to be a perfect C++ alternative, D would probably need to be 100% : 1. usable (strings, slices, etc) without GC 2. interoperable with any existing C++ library For for game development : 3. compilable on all game

Re: I have a plan.. I really DO

2018-06-29 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 29 June 2018 at 08:43:34 UTC, Ecstatic Coder wrote: Once Crystal integrates parallelism (at 1.0), it should become de facto one of the best alternative to Go, Java, C#, etc, because it's actually "Go-made-right". For instance it's genericity system works well, and its type inference

Re: SecureD moving to GitLab

2018-06-05 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 5 June 2018 at 06:55:42 UTC, Joakim wrote: On Tuesday, 5 June 2018 at 06:45:48 UTC, Adam Wilson wrote: Hello Fellow D'ers, As some of you know I work for Microsoft. And as a result of the recent acquisition of GitHub by Microsoft, I have decided, out of an abundance of caution,

Re: [OFF TOPIC] State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-02 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 13:05:58 UTC, Russel Winder wrote: Usually, but then an [OFF-TOPIC] marker gets added in the thread when a drift occurs. Which is pretty much meaningless when using the web client, because it has a linear non-threaded history by default :)

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 20:01:16 UTC, Seb wrote: Thanks! I hope so too! Is there some way to access the results without retaking the survey?

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 13:41:56 UTC, Mike Parker wrote: Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/d_language/comments/80w29n/the_state_of_d_2018_survey/ I think posting it to /r/programming might give it more views. I had no idea /r/d_language even existed.

Re: Official Dub package for DWT

2018-02-11 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 8 February 2018 at 09:35:38 UTC, Bastiaan Veelo wrote: On Thursday, 8 February 2018 at 08:32:14 UTC, JN wrote: Can you explain how the EPL license works? I am not familiar with that license. Is DWT and anything using it considered a derivative work off Eclipse? Do I need to share

Re: Official Dub package for DWT

2018-02-08 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 7 February 2018 at 21:33:22 UTC, Jacob Carlborg wrote: This has been long overdue but I would like to announce that I've just released an official Dub package for the DWT library [1]. For a usage example, please see the GitHub page [2]. Great to see this project on Dub. It was

Re: Computer Vision Library in D

2016-04-19 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 19 April 2016 at 17:01:12 UTC, Relja Ljubobratovic wrote: Hi everyone! For a while I was looking for a computer vision library in D on the web, but haven't found any. There were few libraries I found, providing some basic image processing functionality, but none that could be

Re: Endovena: a dependency injection framework.

2014-11-01 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
I may be ignorant, can someone explain what's the difference between: Container container; container.register!(IGreeter, Greeter); auto greeter = container.get!IGreeter(); writefln(greeter.greet) and auto greeter = new Greeter(); writefln(greeter.greet) ?

Re: Endovena: a dependency injection framework.

2014-11-01 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 1 November 2014 at 18:54:04 UTC, Gary Willoughby wrote: It's the fundamental way dependency injection containers are used. Instead of having complex dependencies on other resources you can just rely on the container to serve resources as needed. For example if you have a class

Re: [OT Security PSA] Shellshock: Update your bash, now!

2014-10-01 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 1 October 2014 at 05:09:45 UTC, Nick Sabalausky wrote: Other OSes/distros are likely equally easy. Please, reply with examples to help ensure other people on the same OS/distro as you have no excuse not to update! I find it ironic that it's another big global security hole