D's timeline

2014-05-20 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
I'm working on my presentation for the conference and I'm running out of time. I'd like to ask you guys for some help locating a few dates: 1) When 0.x transitioned from alpha to beta 2) Was there a beta to release candidate transition for 0.x - 1.x? If so, when? I have the 1.00 release

bugzilla and auto-tester temporarily down

2014-07-01 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
The host that runs these two services is down. I'm working on getting them back up. There's a reasonable chance I'll end up having to restore both db's from last night's backups, meaning a loss of the last 18 hours of bugzilla changes other than the messages sent to the bugs

Re: bugzilla and auto-tester temporarily down

2014-07-01 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
, so very little data loss. I'll re-enter those now. Please report anything that seems broken (... relative to how it was yesterday). On 7/1/14, 3:30 PM, Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: The host that runs these two services is down. I'm working on getting them back up. There's

Re: DMD 2.066.0-b1

2014-07-03 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
The same set of available files are also here: http://downloads.dlang.org/pre-releases/2014/ NOTE: The amd64 linux build is listed as available, but it's not, yet. On 7/3/14, 6:13 PM, Andrew Edwards via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: A number of technical difficulties resulted in a delayed

Re: DMD v2.066.0-b3

2014-07-11 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
Also available at downloads.dlang.org On 7/11/14, 5:00 PM, Andrew Edwards via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: The v2.066.0-b3 binaries are now available. The review period for beta 3 will run until 0700 UTC ( PDT, 0300 EDT, 1600 JST) on 14 July 2014, at which time binaries for RC1 will be

Re: DMD v2.066.0-b3

2014-07-12 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 7/12/14, 4:31 PM, Andrew Edwards via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On Saturday, 12 July 2014 at 00:13:47 UTC, David Nadlinger wrote: For convenience, the list of unresolved issues marked as regressions: https://issues.dlang.org/buglist.cgi?bug_severity=regressionresolution=--- Seems like

Re: D 2.066 is out. Enjoy!

2014-08-22 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 8/22/2014 11:33 AM, Andrei Alexandrescu via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On 8/22/14, 10:05 AM, John Colvin wrote: As I'm sure has been mentioned elsewhere, the website changes should be part of the release process, not an afterthought. Agreed. Who would like to volunteer being our

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

2014-10-03 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 10/3/2014 3:25 AM, David Nadlinger via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On Friday, 3 October 2014 at 07:16:14 UTC, Kagamin wrote: On Thursday, 2 October 2014 at 12:44:08 UTC, eles wrote: I doubt. At least, not easily. However, installing LMDE should be a one-time process (it's a rolling

Re: Travis-CI support for D

2014-12-11 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 12/10/2014 11:34 PM, Andrej Mitrovic via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On 12/11/14, Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce digitalmars-d-announce@puremagic.com wrote: Glad to announce that D support on Travis-CI was launched today.

Re: Travis-CI support for D

2015-01-27 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 12/11/2014 3:16 AM, Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On Thursday, 11 December 2014 at 07:40:14 UTC, Andrej Mitrovic via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On 12/11/14, Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce digitalmars-d-announce@puremagic.com wrote: Glad to announce that D

Re: Release D 2.067.0

2015-03-24 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 3/24/2015 11:18 AM, Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: One way to improve this would be to have changelogs in the dmd/druntime/phobos repo and make the entries part of the pull requests. For what it's worth, that's how things were setup a long time ago (by me), but a lot of

auto-tester partial outage

2015-04-26 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
Tuesday and Wednesday between 8:00am and 4:30pm PDT the auto-tester is going to loose a significant fraction of its build hardware due to power maintenance (my entire neighborhood is loosing its incoming power lines, apparently). I'm in the process of spinning up additional ec2 instances to

Re: https everywhere update - dlang.org gets an "A" now!

2015-12-03 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 12/3/2015 6:55 PM, David Nadlinger via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On Friday, 4 December 2015 at 02:29:52 UTC, Brad Roberts wrote: I'm glad that letsencrypt is out there doing the publicity, but getting and using ssl certs has been free via startssl for several years now. What this new

Re: https everywhere update - dlang.org gets an "A" now!

2015-12-03 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 12/3/15 5:38 PM, Brad Anderson via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On Wednesday, 2 December 2015 at 22:17:20 UTC, Walter Bright wrote: https://www.ssllabs.com/ssltest/analyze.html?d=dlang.org=on Dlang.org gets an "A" now! Thanks to Jan Knepper's efforts. Nice work by Jan. I know how big of

Re: 4x faster strlen with 4 char sentinel

2016-06-27 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/26/2016 11:47 AM, Jay Norwood via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On Sunday, 26 June 2016 at 16:59:54 UTC, David Nadlinger wrote: Please keep general discussions like this off the announce list, which would e.g. be suitable for announcing a fleshed out collection of high-performance string

Re: Qt's MOC getting replicated in D for Calypso

2016-02-21 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 2/21/2016 9:09 AM, Elie Morisse via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On Saturday, 20 February 2016 at 17:34:48 UTC, Nicolas F. wrote: This is really cool and an interesting project, though I've got one concern: How will this fit in with the rest of the C++ efforts done upstream? (...) or is the

Re: Vision document for H2 2016

2016-07-07 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 7/7/16 12:55 PM, Andrei Alexandrescu via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: https://wiki.dlang.org/Vision/2016H2 -- Andrei In the release management section, I'd like to see some priority placed on regressions. There was a time that releases were held until those where addressed. It was only

Re: Release D 2.075.0

2017-07-25 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 7/24/2017 10:35 PM, Dmitry Olshansky via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On Saturday, 22 July 2017 at 21:22:00 UTC, Walter Bright wrote: On 7/22/2017 2:04 AM, Martin Nowak It'll be converted anyway. :-) Putting the entire set in D (C compiler, C++ compiler, C preprocessor, htod

Re: Work on ARM backend for DMD started

2017-07-04 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 7/3/2017 11:50 PM, Iain Buclaw via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On Monday, 3 July 2017 at 23:16:07 UTC, solidstate1991 wrote: While I currently don't have an ARM based hardware that would be easy to develop on, I'm planning to use QEMU to emulate some form of ARMv6 CPU, as it'll be the

list server maintenance

2017-09-16 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
The server that hosts the d email/newsgroup gateway is migrating to new hardware today, so there's going to be some down time (rough estimate, a couple hours).  This includes bugzilla emails as well.

Re: list server maintenance

2017-09-16 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sat, 16 Sep 2017, Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: The server that hosts the d email/newsgroup gateway is migrating to new hardware today, so there's going to be some down time (rough estimate, a couple hours).  This includes bugzilla emails as well. Ok, took a lot longer

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-08 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/8/2018 2:34 PM, Walter Bright via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On 6/7/2018 10:01 PM, H. S. Teoh wrote: And that is why it's a bad thing to build a walled garden around a code repo, esp. when the underlying VCS is well capable of distributed development.  If only there has been a standard