Re: Blog post: using dynamic libraries in dub

2017-12-20 Thread Benjamin Thaut via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 20 December 2017 at 08:09:53 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: At some point `dub build` should get a `--shared` option to change the meaning of `library` target types from `staticLibrary` to `dynamicLibrary`. The shared libs could be linked with absolute paths. Would this work in all

Re: Blog post: using dynamic libraries in dub

2017-12-20 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 12/19/2017 06:58 PM, Neia Neutuladh wrote: > From the "it's a hacky workaround but it's what we've got" department: > how to use dynamic libraries in dub, with GtkD as the example. At some point `dub build` should get a `--shared` option to change the meaning of `library` target types from

Re: D's Newfangled Name Mangling

2017-12-20 Thread Mike Parker via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 20 December 2017 at 19:16:03 UTC, Ali Çehreli wrote: On 12/20/2017 07:41 AM, David Gileadi wrote: Typo: "This is were I stepped in..." -> "..where.." Yeah, an excellent post. Strangely, I could find just one typo myself. :) Its rather simple -> It's rather simple

Re: Beta 2.078.0

2017-12-20 Thread ChangLong via Digitalmars-d-announce
Please check this https://issues.dlang.org/show_bug.cgi?id=18100

Re: D Ebooks On Sale For $5 Each

2017-12-20 Thread Mike Parker via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 20 December 2017 at 13:40:29 UTC, Kyle wrote: Your book and Adam's are both excellent and this looks like a prime opportunity to try out Kai's. Thanks! Absolutely, pick up Kai's book. I wish it had been around when I wrote Chapter 10 in mine.

Re: D's Newfangled Name Mangling

2017-12-20 Thread David Gileadi via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 12/20/17 6:57 AM, Mike Parker wrote: Many thanks to Rainer for his insightful new article for the D Blog outlining the new name mangling algorithm. He talks about the old implementation and its limitations before going into the details of the new one. It's a topic I had never considered

Re: Beta 2.078.0

2017-12-20 Thread Robert burner Schadek via Digitalmars-d-announce
I think https://issues.dlang.org/show_bug.cgi?id=18047 is also fixed in 2.078. It was fixed in https://github.com/dlang/phobos/pull/5911, but it is not shown in the changelog. https://issues.dlang.org/show_bug.cgi?id=17459 was also fixed in the same PR and it is shown in the changelog. Could

Re: Munich D Meetup December 2017

2017-12-20 Thread Dragos Carp via Digitalmars-d-announce
Reminder for tonight! On Monday, 4 December 2017 at 21:30:07 UTC, Dragos Carp wrote: On December 20th, with the title "D School" we will have our next Munich meetup. Come as beginner and we assist you during a self-guided course. Come as advanced and we review your library or polish your PR.

Re: D Ebooks On Sale For $5 Each

2017-12-20 Thread Kyle via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 19 December 2017 at 23:57:24 UTC, Mike Parker wrote: Packt is having one of their sales right now. Each of their ebooks is $5. If you haven't gotten the D books yet, now's a great time to do so! https://www.packtpub.com/application-development/d-cookbook

D's Newfangled Name Mangling

2017-12-20 Thread Mike Parker via Digitalmars-d-announce
Many thanks to Rainer for his insightful new article for the D Blog outlining the new name mangling algorithm. He talks about the old implementation and its limitations before going into the details of the new one. It's a topic I had never considered digging into before, even when the big

Re: D's Newfangled Name Mangling

2017-12-20 Thread Ali Çehreli via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 12/20/2017 07:41 AM, David Gileadi wrote: On 12/20/17 6:57 AM, Mike Parker wrote: Many thanks to Rainer for his insightful new article for the D Blog outlining the new name mangling algorithm. He talks about the old implementation and its limitations before going into the details of the

Re: D's Newfangled Name Mangling

2017-12-20 Thread Johan Engelen via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 20 December 2017 at 13:57:20 UTC, Mike Parker wrote: Many thanks to Rainer for his insightful new article for the D Blog outlining the new name mangling algorithm. Nice! "D and C++ avoid this problem by adding more information to the symbol name, i.e. they encode into a symbol

Re: Silicon Valley D Meetup - December 14, 2017 - "Experimenting with Link Time Optimization" by Jon Degenhardt

2017-12-20 Thread Jon Degenhardt via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 16 December 2017 at 11:52:37 UTC, Johan Engelen wrote: Clearly very interested in what your PGO testing will show. :-) Early returns on adding PGO on top of LTO (first five benchmarks in the slide deck, tsv-join not tested): * Two meaningful improvements: - csv2tsv: Linux: 8%;