Tkd - Cross platform GUI toolkit based on Tcl/Tk

2014-05-04 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
Tkd v1.0.0-beta https://github.com/nomad-software/tkd http://code.dlang.org/packages/tkd Overview Tkd is a fully cross-platform GUI toolkit based on Tcl/Tk[1]. Tkd allows you to build GUI applications easily and with the knowledge of a consistent, native look and feel on every platform.

Re: Tkd - Cross platform GUI toolkit based on Tcl/Tk

2014-05-04 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 4 May 2014 at 18:20:01 UTC, Nick Sabalausky wrote: On 5/4/2014 12:44 PM, Nick Sabalausky wrote: On 5/4/2014 12:18 PM, Gary Willoughby wrote: Tkd v1.0.0-beta https://github.com/nomad-software/tkd http://code.dlang.org/packages/tkd Looks great, anxious to give this a try! BTW, on

Re: Tkd - Cross platform GUI toolkit based on Tcl/Tk

2014-05-04 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 4 May 2014 at 19:19:57 UTC, Nick Sabalausky wrote: Just updated to latest DUB release (v0.9.21), but now I'm getting this: That's building with the config 'library'. If you want to run the example build with: dub --config=example in the root of the tkd repo.

Re: Tkd - Cross platform GUI toolkit based on Tcl/Tk

2014-05-04 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 4 May 2014 at 21:10:28 UTC, Kyle Hunter wrote: On Sunday, 4 May 2014 at 20:47:58 UTC, Nick Sabalausky wrote: On 5/4/2014 3:55 PM, Gary Willoughby wrote: On Sunday, 4 May 2014 at 19:19:57 UTC, Nick Sabalausky wrote: Just updated to latest DUB release (v0.9.21), but now I'm getting

Re: Tkd - Cross platform GUI toolkit based on Tcl/Tk

2014-05-05 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 4 May 2014 at 19:19:57 UTC, Nick Sabalausky wrote: -Jsource/example/media: Use stringImportPaths to specify import paths in a compiler independent way Error: multiple definition of tcl_38_307: _Tcl_Main and Tcl_Main: _Tcl_Main These errors should now be fixed in Tkd v1.0.1-beta.

Re: Tkd - Cross platform GUI toolkit based on Tcl/Tk

2014-05-05 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 5 May 2014 at 16:17:34 UTC, Nick Sabalausky wrote: Excellent. I just grabbed the latest, copied the dlls and setup scripts, and it works now. I did find file a couple issues though: https://github.com/nomad-software/tcltk/issues/4 https://github.com/nomad-software/tkd/issues/11

Re: Tkd - Cross platform GUI toolkit based on Tcl/Tk

2014-05-06 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 6 May 2014 at 07:33:55 UTC, Suliman wrote: Am I right understand that before using Tkd I should install Tcl/Tk ? I tried to build simple project with dub and got error that system do not have tcl86.DLL Yes. All is explained in the dependencies section in the readme text.

Re: Tkd - Cross platform GUI toolkit based on Tcl/Tk

2014-05-06 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 5 May 2014 at 16:17:34 UTC, Nick Sabalausky wrote: I did find file a couple issues though: https://github.com/nomad-software/tcltk/issues/4 https://github.com/nomad-software/tkd/issues/11 Fixed.

Re: Tkd - Cross platform GUI toolkit based on Tcl/Tk

2014-05-07 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 7 May 2014 at 08:26:30 UTC, John Colvin wrote: What dmd frontend version are you targeting/developing with? 2.065 I'll add a note to the readme file.

Re: Tkd - Cross platform GUI toolkit based on Tcl/Tk

2014-05-08 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 8 May 2014 at 06:49:40 UTC, Stef Kariotidis wrote: I have one question, is there by chance a way to extend Tk in D in order to create a grid like widget (excel, winforms grid view look alike)? If yes any hints would be much appreciated. IMHO, two widgets are missing in

Re: Tkd – Cross platform GUI toolkit based on Tcl/Tk

2014-05-08 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 8 May 2014 at 17:10:10 UTC, FrankLike wrote: Hello, TKD is very nice, and it's easy to use,but how to build it to small? Such as the size is below to 1M, not must have the lib ,and Memory usage is below to 3M. Can you please stop asking that in every thread. Tkd depends on Tcl/Tk

Re: Tkd - Cross platform GUI toolkit based on Tcl/Tk

2014-05-10 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 10 May 2014 at 17:44:53 UTC, Jordi Sayol via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: There are new deb packages for TkD v1.0.3 beta, available at http://d-apt.sourceforge.net/ To install: $ sudo apt-get install libtkd-dev libtkd-doc To compile the TkD example (static linking): $ dmd

Re: Tkd - Cross platform GUI toolkit based on Tcl/Tk

2014-05-11 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 11 May 2014 at 10:16:35 UTC, Kagamin wrote: https://github.com/nomad-software/tkd/blob/master/source/tkd/element/element.d Since you allocate CommandArgs in C heap, its content is invisible to GC and will be freed - uniqueData and callback. Can you clarify what you mean here? Are

Re: Tkd - Cross platform GUI toolkit based on Tcl/Tk

2014-05-11 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 11 May 2014 at 14:04:44 UTC, Kagamin wrote: GC cleans up for you. Usually this won't happen because uniqueData is likely to be in data section and callback is likely to be a member of a widget used elsewhere. But if they aren't, GC will free them and you end up with dangling

Re: Livestreaming DConf?

2014-05-20 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 20 May 2014 at 17:26:22 UTC, Ali Çehreli wrote: On 05/09/2014 12:48 PM, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: livestreaming the event Do we know the details yet? Where to watch? Ali http://www.ustream.tv/channel/dconf-2014

Re: Per popular demand, here are Adam D Ruppe's presentation slides

2014-05-23 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 23 May 2014 at 19:29:12 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: Adam graciously shared the slides of his DConf 2014 talk with us: http://imgur.com/hHCN3OL Andrei Ha, I really liked his talk :)

Re: Tkd - Cross platform GUI toolkit based on Tcl/Tk

2014-06-19 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 19 June 2014 at 18:10:58 UTC, SomeRiz wrote: Hi. Where is the installation and using tutorial for Windows? Thank you :) https://github.com/nomad-software/tkd There is a good readme file and full HTML documentation along with examples there.

Re: Tkd - Cross platform GUI toolkit based on Tcl/Tk

2014-06-19 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 19 June 2014 at 18:47:29 UTC, SomeRiz wrote: Thanks Gary. Very simple :) But i have a question. All DLL file = How can i embed main.d file? for example: dmd output = just, main.exe so standalone sorry for my bad english :/ You can't, on Windows the DLL's and library folder

Re: DGui is alive

2014-06-25 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 25 June 2014 at 15:16:03 UTC, FrankLike wrote: How about the DGui's status? https://bitbucket.org/dgui/dgui/issues

Re: DGui is alive

2014-06-26 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 26 June 2014 at 15:24:17 UTC, FrankLike wrote: On Wednesday, 25 June 2014 at 17:32:06 UTC, Gary Willoughby wrote: On Wednesday, 25 June 2014 at 15:16:03 UTC, FrankLike wrote: How about the DGui's status? https://bitbucket.org/dgui/dgui/issues #1to#5,those were built by me.

Re: Smile, you're on Wired

2014-07-07 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 7 July 2014 at 16:06:45 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: http://www.reddit.com/r/programming/comments/2a20h5/wired_magazine_discovers_d/ https://hn.algolia.com/#!/story/forever/0/the%20next%20big%20programming%20language https://www.facebook.com/dlang.org/posts/880588921954790

Re: Decimal Numbers

2014-07-08 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 7 July 2014 at 21:15:33 UTC, Paul D Anderson wrote: On Monday, 7 July 2014 at 03:26:54 UTC, Poyeyo wrote: Can you add a dub.json and submit it to the dub registry? etcimon generated a dub.json file which I've merged into github. Thanks. However, I am unable to register the

Re: Coloring terminal output.

2014-07-14 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 13 July 2014 at 20:11:19 UTC, yamadapc wrote: Hello all :) I've made a simple port of ruby's colorize library for D. I'd greatly appreciate any feedback. Windows isn't supported, yet. Links: http://code.dlang.org/packages/colorize https://github.com/yamadapc/d-colorize

Re: DGui is alive

2014-07-23 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 11:40:01 UTC, FrankLike wrote: How about the DGui's status? https://bitbucket.org/dgui/dgui/issues

Re: Programming in D book is 100% translated

2014-07-24 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 08:11:01 UTC, Ali Çehreli wrote: I have completed the translation of the book. Phew... :) However, there is still more work, like adding a UDA chapter and working on many little TODO items. The following was the final chapter, which actually only scratches the

Re: Programming in D book is 100% translated

2014-07-24 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 08:11:01 UTC, Ali Çehreli wrote: I have completed the translation of the book. Phew... :) However, there is still more work, like adding a UDA chapter and working on many little TODO items. The following was the final chapter, which actually only scratches the

Re: D:YAML 0.5 (also, D:YAML 0.4.5, TinyEndian 0.1)

2014-08-06 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 6 August 2014 at 17:09:50 UTC, Kiith-Sa wrote: ## D:YAML 0.4.5 ## For compatibility with DMD 2.065, I also made a release out of the last state of git master before 2.066 was required. See the release at GitHub: https://github.com/kiith-sa/D-YAML/releases/tag/v0.4.5 Great

Re: D:YAML 0.5 (also, D:YAML 0.4.5, TinyEndian 0.1)

2014-08-07 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 7 August 2014 at 13:38:20 UTC, Kiith-Sa wrote: On Wednesday, 6 August 2014 at 21:18:00 UTC, Gary Willoughby wrote: On Wednesday, 6 August 2014 at 17:09:50 UTC, Kiith-Sa wrote: ## D:YAML 0.4.5 ## For compatibility with DMD 2.065, I also made a release out of the last state of

Re: D:YAML 0.5 (also, D:YAML 0.4.5, TinyEndian 0.1)

2014-08-09 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 8 August 2014 at 22:00:03 UTC, Kiith-Sa wrote: Should be fixed now with 0.4.6: http://code.dlang.org/packages/dyaml/0.4.6 Awesome! ta.

Re: D for the Win

2014-08-21 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Godwin's_law

Blog post on hidden treasure in the D standard library.

2014-08-28 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
I've written a new blog post highlighting hidden treasure found in the D standard library. I love finding this stuff so i've shared my latest discoveries hoping to ignite some curiosity out there. I've put it on reddit so vote up! :)

Re: Blog post on hidden treasure in the D standard library.

2014-08-28 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
Direct link: http://nomad.so/2014/08/hidden-treasure-in-the-d-standard-library/

Re: Blog post on hidden treasure in the D standard library.

2014-08-28 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 28 August 2014 at 20:41:21 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: On 8/28/14, 9:06 AM, Gary Willoughby wrote: Direct link: http://nomad.so/2014/08/hidden-treasure-in-the-d-standard-library/ Post is on hackernews' front page as well. Congratulations! -- Andrei Cool! :)

Re: Blog post on hidden treasure in the D standard library.

2014-08-29 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
It's my blog and i'll do as *i* please.

Re: Blog post on hidden treasure in the D standard library.

2014-08-29 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
After posting this yesterday i've so far had 9,900+ people visit this article (with 96.90% being new visitors). Good exposure for D i think. :)

Re: Blog post on hidden treasure in the D standard library.

2014-08-30 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 30 August 2014 at 07:55:37 UTC, safety0ff wrote: On Saturday, 30 August 2014 at 06:00:31 UTC, ketmar via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: i believe that those rules are useless and senseless now, so it's more like a one man crusade. It's not a one man's crusade, it affects

Re: Blog post on hidden treasure in the D standard library.

2014-08-30 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 30 August 2014 at 07:55:37 UTC, safety0ff wrote: On Saturday, 30 August 2014 at 06:00:31 UTC, ketmar via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: i believe that those rules are useless and senseless now, so it's more like a one man crusade. It's not a one man's crusade, it affects

Re: Recent download statistics

2014-09-03 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 3 September 2014 at 09:47:45 UTC, Peter Alexander wrote: Any idea what caused the spike in March last year? Dconf 2013?

Re: DUB 0.9.22 released

2014-09-22 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 22 September 2014 at 09:33:52 UTC, Sönke Ludwig wrote: Great thanks Sönke!

Re: mysql-native: Update, Status and Plans

2014-10-04 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 4 October 2014 at 09:16:15 UTC, Nick Sabalausky wrote: snip Excellent news! I've used this lib a great deal for high traffic applications and it performs very well. Along with carefully designed schema i've had this lib working with tables filled with over a billion rows and

Re: DGui is alive

2014-10-12 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 12 October 2014 at 13:23:33 UTC, Frank Like wrote: Hello,Denis Shelomovskij. How about the DGui's new status? You can see all activity here: https://bitbucket.org/dgui/dgui/

Re: Endovena: a dependency injection framework.

2014-11-01 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 1 November 2014 at 16:36:02 UTC, JN wrote: 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();

Re: Endovena: a dependency injection framework.

2014-11-02 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 1 November 2014 at 19:19:51 UTC, JN wrote: But then you have to pass the container around? Or you make it a singleton? Basically yes.

D is for Data Science

2014-11-24 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
Just browsing reddit and found this article posted about D. Written by Andrew Pascoe of AdRoll. From the article: The D programming language has quickly become our language of choice on the Data Science team for any task that requires efficiency, and is now the keystone language for our

Re: Programming in D book, draft of the first print edition and eBook formats

2014-11-26 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
Fantastic work.

Re: Help getting DWT for D2 using phobos

2014-11-29 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 29 November 2014 at 05:56:20 UTC, Dammy wrote: Hi guys, i've been trying to download the DWT library for some time now and i just couldnt get it cos the zip i'm downloading from github doesnt contain any library source. Until recently when i went to dsource.org and i was really

Re: forum.dlang.org is now using DCaptcha

2014-12-03 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 2 December 2014 at 21:41:28 UTC, Vladimir Panteleev wrote: Enter DCaptcha, a question-answer challenge tailored for D programmers. Its goals are to challenge posters of suspicious-looking content with questions that should be easy to answer to D programmers, and impossible for

Re: forum.dlang.org is now using DCaptcha

2014-12-03 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 3 December 2014 at 08:28:25 UTC, Vladimir Panteleev wrote: Got it. But we're not going back to reCAPTCHA either. I'm tired of deleting spam by hand. Please suggest some ideas (or better, send pull requests). I got fed up of having spam on an old blog so i implemented a simple

Re: Help getting DWT for D2 using phobos

2014-12-04 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 4 December 2014 at 05:53:28 UTC, Olagsfark wrote: Thanks for the help gary, i guess i'll have to install git. No worries, once you get over the learning curve git + git-hub are really cool. :)

Re: Quandl API ported to D

2014-12-11 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 11 December 2014 at 01:25:32 UTC, Laeeth Isharc wrote: Embarassingly trivial, and I don't claim it is well-written. But perhaps it will save somebody a few minutes. Quandl is The largest, most usable collection of free open data in the world. They offer a bunch of

Re: Travis-CI support for D

2014-12-11 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 11 December 2014 at 04:50:42 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: Glad to announce that D support on Travis-CI was launched today. http://blog.travis-ci.com/2014-12-10-community-driven-language-support-comes-to-travis-ci/ You can now get out-of-the-box continuous integration for your D

Gource visualisations of various D repositories

2014-12-23 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
For a bit of fun and prompted by a thread requesting such, i've created a few visualisation videos generated from D repositories by Gource. DMD: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8OuZ9sfyEbI Phobos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5OLccv4FhE8 Druntime:

Re: Gource visualisations of various D repositories

2014-12-24 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 24 December 2014 at 19:10:50 UTC, Andrej Mitrovic via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: The animations are super-fast, it makes it hard to see what's going on but it's still fun. Yeah, one of my first rendering clocked in at 20mins which gave you more of a flavour of what was

Re: I'll be presenting at NWCPP on Jan 21 at Microsoft

2015-01-22 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 22 January 2015 at 17:21:42 UTC, Meta wrote: On Thursday, 22 January 2015 at 01:09:13 UTC, FrankLike wrote: On Thursday, 22 January 2015 at 00:51:34 UTC, Walter Bright wrote: On 1/21/2015 4:42 AM, FrankLike wrote: How about the result? ?? Re: I'll be presenting at NWCPP on

Re: Tkd - Cross platform GUI toolkit based on Tcl/Tk

2015-02-15 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 7 February 2015 at 02:00:32 UTC, Jack wrote: I've been using this for learning experience and tried to use .jpg for the Image Object in vain. Are there plans to include jpg support here? Or is there a workaround for that? or can I use other image libraries to embed it to a Label

Video: Cool Things about D - Why and how we use it at Facebook

2015-03-12 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
Found this on Reddit, thought you guys would like to take a look. https://yow.eventer.com/yow-2014-1222/cool-things-about-d-why-and-how-we-use-it-at-facebook-by-andrei-alexandrescu-1741 Reddit link:

Re: Gary Willoughby: Why Go's design is a disservice to intelligent programmers

2015-03-26 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
I wrote the article in a rush last night (girlfriend calling me to bed) and as a result it has a few spelling/grammar errors which I've hopefully corrected. The article is a total rant about Go after using it over the last month or so for a project. I honestly was getting so bored with Go

Re: Gary Willoughby: Why Go's design is a disservice to intelligent programmers

2015-03-30 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 30 March 2015 at 00:20:11 UTC, Laeeth Isharc wrote: https://www.quora.com/Why-didnt-D-language-become-mainstream-comparing-to-Golang Post this on reddit.

Re: Release D 2.067.0

2015-03-26 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 24 March 2015 at 17:08:03 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: Glad to announce D 2.067.0. This release comes with many improvements. The GC is a lot faster for most use-cases, we have improved C++ interoperability and fixed plenty of bugs. See the changelog for more details.

Re: [hackathon] One week left to the first D Hackathon!

2015-04-19 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 18 April 2015 at 16:26:41 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: Join us for one week starting Saturday April 25th for the first D Hackathon! The D Hackathon is one week of intense participation and collaboration on anything and everything related to the D programming language. All

Re: This Week in D #15: hackathon, mem management, ARM, tip for C coders

2015-05-04 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 May 2015 at 03:23:08 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: I covered two weeks this time, as I missed last week. A switch was added to git to start profiling the GC itself, as part of a general push toward better memory management in D. That should read: A switch was added to *DMD*

Re: Learning D Available for Pre-Order

2015-06-23 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 23 June 2015 at 14:47:03 UTC, Mike Parker wrote: The project that has taken me away from Derelict since the end of February is now available for pre-order at [1]. I'm currently about 60% through the preliminary draft stage and, given that I've recently acquired a significant amount

Re: Release D 2.068.0

2015-08-10 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 10 August 2015 at 08:48:52 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: Glad to announce D 2.068.0. http://downloads.dlang.org/releases/2.x/2.068.0/ This release comes with many rangified phobos functions, 2 new GC profilers, a new AA implementation, and countless further improvements and fixes.

Re: Fastest JSON parser in the world is a D project

2015-10-15 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 14 October 2015 at 07:01:49 UTC, Marco Leise wrote: fast: 0.34s, 226.7Mb (GDC) RapidJSON: 0.79s, 687.1Mb (GCC) (* Timings from my computer, Haswell CPU, Linux amd64.) Where's the code?

Re: The D Language Foundation is now incorporated

2015-10-18 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 16 October 2015 at 10:04:36 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: We are pleased to announce that the D Language Foundation is now incorporated with the state of Washington, USA. The foundation's Board of Directors are Walter Bright, Ali Çehreli, and myself. Our initial administrative

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

2015-10-12 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 12 October 2015 at 18:25:57 UTC, Iain Buclaw wrote: Maybe I missed something, but at last check, Go and most of it's internal runtime is written in C++ (gccgo). They have an "upstream" somewhere, so I'd imagine that is C++ too. The last release saw the compiler and runtime ported

Article: More hidden treasure in the D standard library

2015-08-31 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
I've written a new article on D here: http://nomad.so/2015/08/more-hidden-treasure-in-the-d-standard-library/ Hopefully to drive other programmers to investigate D. It's a continuation of a similar one I wrote a few months ago which attracted over 60k readers. It's a simple overview of some

Re: Article: More hidden treasure in the D standard library

2015-08-31 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 31 August 2015 at 16:16:15 UTC, John Colvin wrote: why the use of `input.text` instead of just `input` on line 14 of the fizz buzz example? It doesn't compile. Error: mismatched function return type inference of int and string

Re: A new article about working with files in D

2015-09-28 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 28 September 2015 at 14:05:42 UTC, bachmeier wrote: This is the best way to market the language, by making it easy to do practical things. Good work. This is my thoughts exactly and why I wrote this article. Why I read the Go article which inspired this one I was shocked by how

A new article about working with files in D

2015-09-28 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
Article: http://nomad.so/2015/09/working-with-files-in-the-d-programming-language/ Reddit link: https://www.reddit.com/r/programming/comments/3mosw7/working_with_files_in_the_d_programming_language/

Re: A new article about working with files in D

2015-09-30 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 30 September 2015 at 08:32:29 UTC, extrawurst wrote: I agree on that, these examples should be added to the ddocs of phobos. -- Stephan I might do that myself. :)

Re: Graillon 1.0, VST effect fully made with D

2015-11-26 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 26 November 2015 at 15:48:48 UTC, Guillaume Piolat wrote: I'm happy to release my first commercial software, it's a voice effect designed for singers, follows the VST 2.x format, and is made entirely with D (LDC 0.16.0 for OSX 64-bit, DMD 2.069.0 for the rest). Awesome. Please

Re: GSoC 2016 - D Foundation was accepted!

2016-03-02 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 1 March 2016 at 01:55:09 UTC, Jeremy DeHaan wrote: Hello everyone! I didn't see mention of this yet, but earlier today Google released their list of accepted Organizations for this year's GSoC. Guess what! The D Foundation made the cut! Thank you to everyone that worked on the

Re: mysql-native: API Refresh RC

2017-01-30 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 30 January 2017 at 02:56:27 UTC, Nick Sabalausky wrote: I've been working on a big refresh of mysql-native's API, to take care of various issues that have appeared with it. It involves some major breaking changes (although I've tried to keep old interfaces around for the moment, but

Comparing compilation time of random code in C++, D, Go, Pascal and Rust

2016-10-19 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
This was posted on twitter a while ago: Comparing compilation time of random code in C++, D, Go, Pascal and Rust http://imgur.com/a/jQUav D was doing well but in the larger examples the D compiler crashed: "Error: more than 32767 symbols in object file".

Re: Release D 2.072.1

2016-12-01 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 30 November 2016 at 22:49:12 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: Glad to announce D 2.072.1. http://dlang.org/download.html This point release fixes a few issues over 2.072.0, see the changelog for more details. http://dlang.org/changelog/2.072.1.html -Martin The download page doesn't

Inside D's GC blog article on hacker news front page

2017-06-20 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
Inside D's GC blog article currently No.3 on hacker news Here's the article, visit hacker news to read the comments. http://olshansky.me/gc/runtime/dlang/2017/06/14/inside-d-gc.html

D Language accepted for inclusion in GCC

2017-06-22 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
D Language accepted for inclusion in GCC: https://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc/2017-06/msg00111.html Well done Iain Buclaw! Reddit thread: https://www.reddit.com/r/programming/comments/6im1yo/david_edelsohn_d_language_accepted_for_inclusion/

Re: Proposal for a standard Decimal type in alpha

2018-03-14 Thread Gary Willoughby via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 21 December 2017 at 13:59:28 UTC, Jack Stouffer wrote: A couple of months ago, Andrei noted that a donor asked for a precise decimal type for D specifically: https://forum.dlang.org/post/osnema$d5s$1...@digitalmars.com. I've also heard this asked for many times, so I decided to