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

2019-01-17 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 13 January 2019 at 04:04:14 UTC, Walter Bright wrote: One major takeaway is that the bugs/line are the same regardless of the language used. This means that languages that enable more expression in fewer lines of code result in fewer bugs for the same functionality. Is the data

Re: DVM - D Version Manager 0.4.4

2018-07-05 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 4 July 2018 at 19:14:57 UTC, Jacob Carlborg wrote: On 2018-07-03 03:34, Tony wrote: Thanks, that worked! It doesn't announce where it put the compiler, which turns out to be: C:\Users\\AppData\Roaming\dvm\ You're not supposed to know where it puts the compiler. You're

Re: DVM - D Version Manager 0.4.4

2018-07-02 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 2 July 2018 at 18:31:50 UTC, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: I still use dvm (this version 0.4.4 is the latest I believe). It still works, at least on OSX. But the errors it throws are not very user friendly, most of the time you get a stack trace. I've never used the --latest

Re: DVM - D Version Manager 0.4.4

2018-07-02 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 2 July 2018 at 07:12:47 UTC, Basile B. wrote: On Monday, 2 July 2018 at 06:21:53 UTC, Tony wrote: On Sunday, 13 September 2015 at 16:26:04 UTC, Jacob Carlborg wrote: I just released a new version of DVM, 0.4.4. The most important I am on Windows 10. Is: dvm --latest install a

Re: DVM - D Version Manager 0.4.4

2018-07-02 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 13 September 2015 at 16:26:04 UTC, Jacob Carlborg wrote: I just released a new version of DVM, 0.4.4. The most important I am on Windows 10. Is: dvm --latest install a valid way to get the latest dmd? When I try that I get an exception -- dvm

Re: How an Engineering Company Chose to Migrate to D

2018-06-21 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 22 June 2018 at 02:45:06 UTC, Tony wrote: On Wednesday, 20 June 2018 at 18:21:01 UTC, Bastiaan Veelo wrote: On Wednesday, 20 June 2018 at 16:06:15 UTC, Ali wrote: On Wednesday, 20 June 2018 at 13:21:30 UTC, Mike Parker wrote: The blog:

Re: How an Engineering Company Chose to Migrate to D

2018-06-21 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 20 June 2018 at 18:21:01 UTC, Bastiaan Veelo wrote: On Wednesday, 20 June 2018 at 16:06:15 UTC, Ali wrote: On Wednesday, 20 June 2018 at 13:21:30 UTC, Mike Parker wrote: The blog: https://dlang.org/blog/2018/06/20/how-an-engineering-company-chose-to-migrate-to-d/ Reddit:

Re: D only has Advantages

2018-06-15 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 15 June 2018 at 04:52:20 UTC, Joakim wrote: Search this forum or HN for Paulo and Oberon, you'll find plenty of posts like this, where he lists all of them: :) https://forum.dlang.org/post/mioycakymbdpzryme...@forum.dlang.org Oops, I forgot that Go was garbage collected.

Re: D only has Advantages

2018-06-14 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 15 June 2018 at 02:17:26 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: On Friday, 15 June 2018 at 02:02:52 UTC, Tony wrote: Have their been other languages - besides D - that compiled to object code and used a garbage collector? You can use a GC with C++ and you can compile Java to native code ahead

Re: D only has Advantages

2018-06-14 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
"I've got a systems level project I want to play around with, however GC is not a deal breaker for me. " https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=17302719 Oberon-2 has had some versions that used a garbage collector. Have their been other languages - besides D - that compiled to object code and

Re: Need a fancy domain for your project? .dub.pm has you covered!

2018-04-03 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
Not a big deal since the same table is on code.dlang.org, but on the https://dub.pm/index.htm table, the headings "Name", "Registered" and "Score" are all active links, but the sort is not currently working.

Re: Why think unit tests should be in their own source code hierarchy instead of side-by-side

2018-03-23 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 24 March 2018 at 01:15:46 UTC, Jonathan M Davis wrote A number of us have nothing good to say about TDD. That's fine. That's why they have menus in restaurants. But saying it is an inferior method is different than saying it won't work or can't be used in a maintenance

Re: Why think unit tests should be in their own source code hierarchy instead of side-by-side

2018-03-23 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 24 March 2018 at 00:12:23 UTC, Jonathan M Davis wrote: On Friday, March 23, 2018 22:42:34 Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On Friday, 23 March 2018 at 22:32:50 UTC, H. S. Teoh wrote: > On Fri, Mar 23, 2018 at 09:45:33PM +0000, Tony via > > Digitalmars-d-annou

Re: Why think unit tests should be in their own source code hierarchy instead of side-by-side

2018-03-23 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 23 March 2018 at 22:32:50 UTC, H. S. Teoh wrote: On Fri, Mar 23, 2018 at 09:45:33PM +, Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On Friday, 23 March 2018 at 20:43:15 UTC, H. S. Teoh wrote: > On Friday, 23 March 2018 at 19:56:03 UTC, Steven > Schveighoffer wrote: > >

Re: Why think unit tests should be in their own source code hierarchy instead of side-by-side

2018-03-23 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 23 March 2018 at 20:43:15 UTC, H. S. Teoh wrote: I've worked on a project where the testing was separated from the code, and it was a liability IMO. Things would get missed and not tested properly. That's where Test Driven Development comes in. Yep. As I mentioned elsewhere,

Re: Why think unit tests should be in their own source code hierarchy instead of side-by-side

2018-03-22 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
I think unittest blocks are good for write-once and quick-and-dirty projects, or as a first-cut of testing that ultimately gets moved to a full-grown test suite in a separate project. I'd prefer not to read source code that has unittest blocks inter-mixed with the actual code.

Re: The D Language Foundation at Open Collective

2018-03-18 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 19 March 2018 at 03:12:52 UTC, Nick Sabalausky (Abscissa) wrote: (And McDonalds $1/large thing seems to have gone away, I think it was just a temporary promotion. At least around here, anyway (Cleveland area, in the US)). Still doing it in the Northern California McDonalds near

Re: The D Language Foundation at Open Collective

2018-03-18 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 18 March 2018 at 20:18:45 UTC, Tony wrote: I have seen regular coffee at $4.50 and as high as $5.50 in the USA (and not always a large), I believe they currently have a $5.50 pour over, but this undated third-party hosted menu for Voltaire Coffee House in San Jose, CA shows

Re: The D Language Foundation at Open Collective

2018-03-18 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 15 March 2018 at 12:36:24 UTC, Meta wrote: Sorry to derail, but I had to ask: where does 1 coffee (even extra large) cost $5 USD? Let me know so I know to never move there. I have seen regular coffee at $4.50 and as high as $5.50 in the USA (and not always a large), but in

Re: Vision document for H1 2018

2018-03-16 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 16 March 2018 at 15:04:21 UTC, Kagamin wrote: On Thursday, 15 March 2018 at 16:03:14 UTC, rumbu wrote: Are you sure that you are talking about phobos and not tango? :) I'm eager to find how I'm uninformed. Tango doesn't use UFCS, while phobos and .net framework are big on

Re: Bootstrap D template

2018-02-01 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 2 February 2018 at 01:16:50 UTC, Seb wrote: `DEFAULT_GOAL` allows to set an explicit target and keep a everything nicely ordered. Thanks! (didn't even notice that line) Is something not working when you just type `make`? No Or are you just trying to understand how things

Re: Bootstrap D template

2018-02-01 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 1 February 2018 at 22:01:52 UTC, Mike Wey wrote: https://www.gnu.org/software/make/manual/html_node/Prerequisite-Types.html#Prerequisite-Types Thanks! Couldn't seem to get a search to work. I was hoping the "|" would explain the behavior that I don't understand, but I don't

Re: Bootstrap D template

2018-02-01 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 29 January 2018 at 11:04:19 UTC, Seb wrote: https://github.com/wilzbach/d-bootstrap Happy bootstrapping! What does "|" do in a makefile?

Re: Reorganization and list of D libraries (300+)

2017-11-11 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 4 November 2017 at 00:12:19 UTC, Fra Mecca wrote: For this reason I have edited a list of libraries that could aid in this process. I also considered that the following features could be of importance to you: - License - Garbage collector - last modification (automated)

Re: Moving forward with work on the D language and foundation

2015-12-09 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 9 December 2015 at 07:49:58 UTC, Rory McGuire wrote: On Wed, Dec 9, 2015 at 9:12 AM, Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce < digitalmars-d-announce@puremagic.com> wrote: [snip] One thing that comes to mind to refute the contention that senescence would be insignificant at t

Re: Moving forward with work on the D language and foundation

2015-12-09 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 9 December 2015 at 09:27:55 UTC, deadalnix wrote: I thin what you are looking at here is that youngster are more willing to take risk. When Einstein say that time is relative and ether doesn't exists, that mass and energy is that same thing and that energy exchange is

Re: Moving forward with work on the D language and foundation

2015-12-09 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 9 December 2015 at 10:44:35 UTC, Ola Fosheim Grøstad wrote: On Wednesday, 9 December 2015 at 10:33:33 UTC, Tony wrote: On Wednesday, 9 December 2015 at 09:27:55 UTC, deadalnix wrote: Later in life, either you were not talented and most likely not made it, or you were talented and

Re: Moving forward with work on the D language and foundation

2015-12-08 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 28 August 2015 at 20:34:16 UTC, Luís Marques wrote: On Monday, 24 August 2015 at 18:43:01 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: Following an increasing desire to focus on working on the D language and foundation, I have recently made the difficult decision to part ways with Facebook, my

Re: Moving forward with work on the D language and foundation

2015-12-08 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 28 August 2015 at 13:08:36 UTC, Chris wrote: On Friday, 28 August 2015 at 12:28:43 UTC, Russel Winder wrote: On Thu, 2015-08-27 at 16:01 +, BBasile via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: […] That's courageous, particularly past 50 yo. It's a different culture, past 50 yo in Europe

Re: Moving forward with work on the D language and foundation

2015-12-08 Thread Tony via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 9 December 2015 at 06:08:01 UTC, Chris Wright wrote: On Wed, 09 Dec 2015 05:40:47 +, Tony wrote: On Friday, 28 August 2015 at 13:08:36 UTC, Chris wrote: On Friday, 28 August 2015 at 12:28:43 UTC, Russel Winder wrote: On Thu, 2015-08-27 at 16:01 +, BBasile via