Re: New DCD and D-Scanner betas

2014-05-20 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 18 May 2014 at 11:13:12 UTC, Brian Schott wrote: Tags: https://github.com/Hackerpilot/DCD/tree/0.3.0-beta6 https://github.com/Hackerpilot/Dscanner/tree/0.1.0-beta5 Changes: https://github.com/Hackerpilot/Dscanner/compare/0.1.0-beta4...0.1.0-beta5

Re: Recent download statistics

2014-10-13 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 3 September 2014 at 09:20:44 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: The relevant makefile rules are: $(OUT)/downloads: grep -o 'GET [^ ]* ' \ $(DATADIR)/downloads/2013-* $(DATADIR)/downloads/2014-* \ | grep 'dmd' | sed -e 's/:GET//' -e 's|^.*downloads/||' \

Re: D2 port of Sociomantic CDGC available for early experiments

2014-10-17 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 17 October 2014 at 05:38:05 UTC, thedeemon wrote: Gentlemen, do I understand correctly that you're trying to find a Windows-friendly switch to something that will never see the light on Windows (because of being based on fork)? No we want general runtime configuration, not only for

Re: dfix 0.1.1

2014-10-29 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 10/28/2014 09:07 AM, Daniel N wrote: Awesome, would be nice if it was included with the default install for 2.067+ It says 0.1.x, maybe when it's over 0.5.x :). In any case I'm really glad to see this moving forward.

Blog Post - Reducing vibe.d turnaround time (Part 1 Faster Linking)

2014-10-29 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
This is the first post on my new blog https://code.dawg.eu/. It starts with a 3 part series on reducing vibe.d turnaround times during development. https://code.dawg.eu/reducing-vibed-turnaround-time-part-1-faster-linking.html There is also a friendly comment system.

Re: D2 port of Sociomantic CDGC available for early experiments

2014-10-29 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 17 October 2014 at 11:30:48 UTC, Marc Schütz wrote: Marginally related: Page fault handling in user space. http://lwn.net/Articles/615086/ Maybe this can be used as an alternative to forking. Definitely good news for moving GCs.

Re: D2 port of Sociomantic CDGC available for early experiments

2014-10-29 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 8 October 2014 at 18:25:00 UTC, Rainer Schuetze wrote: I'm benchmarking my Windows version of a concurrent GC with it. It does quite a lot of allocations, and this is causing some serious trouble because marking cannot compete with the rate of allocation, causing some tests to

Re: D/Objective-C 64bit

2014-10-30 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 11 March 2014 at 18:23:08 UTC, Jacob Carlborg wrote: A DIP is available here [1] and the latest implementation is available here [2]. [1] http://wiki.dlang.org/DIP43 Instead of adding the selector syntaxsyntax you could reuse pragma mangle. extern (Objective-C) class

Re: Blog Post - Reducing vibe.d turnaround time (Part 1 Faster Linking)

2014-11-17 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 11/01/2014 10:02 PM, Nordlöw wrote: Could you add a reference on how to DUB-build a library as dynamic instead of static library to easy the process for newcomers? Not really, as I said in the article. Shared libraries are still a bit cumbersome to use with dub though. Basically I just

Blog Post - Reducing vibe.d turnaround time (Part 2 Less Compiling)

2014-11-17 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
Second part on my series to reduce vibe.d turnaround time. In this part we'll reduce compilation time by 60%. https://code.dawg.eu/reducing-vibed-turnaround-time-part-2-less-compiling.html -Martin

Re: Blog Post - Reducing vibe.d turnaround time (Part 2 Less Compiling)

2014-11-17 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 18 November 2014 at 00:55:31 UTC, Vladimir Panteleev wrote: On Tuesday, 18 November 2014 at 00:41:42 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: Second part on my series to reduce vibe.d turnaround time. In this part we'll reduce compilation time by 60%.

Re: Blog Post - Reducing vibe.d turnaround time (Part 2 Less Compiling)

2014-11-18 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 11/18/2014 08:34 PM, Walter Bright wrote: Should say in the title that you reduced build times by 60%. Otherwise, have to read all the way to the end to find it! It's a great statistic, and having it in the title people will have more reason to read the article. Thanks for the tip, I now

Re: undeaD - zombie phobos modules back from the grave

2014-12-01 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 1 December 2014 at 07:53:05 UTC, Walter Bright wrote: Well, I had tagged 1.0.0, then fixed a problem :-) Well 1.0.0 is reserved for the first stable release, usually you'd begin with 0.1.0 or so. Good idea BTW.

Re: forum.dlang.org is now using DCaptcha

2014-12-10 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 12/02/2014 10:41 PM, Vladimir Panteleev wrote: Although forum.dlang.org has had a spam check and used reCAPTCHA since it was announced, it is only somewhat effective against fully-automated bots - it is powerless against humans paid to post spamverts on forums web-wide, which is what the

Travis-CI support for D

2014-12-10 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
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 projects on github. If you are already using dub, using Travis-CI is as

Re: forum.dlang.org is now using DCaptcha

2014-12-11 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
Good idea, but the demo site is down right now :(. http://wiki.dlang.org/extensions/DCaptcha/demo.php Ah, fixed. Broke that when I updated to the easy version. Nice one, failed the first try :). You should probably reload on failure, or maybe only after the 3rd attempt or so. Looks like you

Re: Travis-CI support for D

2014-12-11 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
So cool! I've been doing this manually for some time. What about those of us who don't/can't use dub? Read the docs for more details ;). Just use make or whatever fits your bill. http://docs.travis-ci.com/user/languages/d/

Re: Travis-CI support for D

2014-12-11 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
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 support on Travis-CI was launched today. http://blog.travis-ci.com/2014-12

Re: Travis-CI support for D

2014-12-11 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 11 December 2014 at 08:24:22 UTC, Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On 12/10/2014 11:34 PM, Andrej Mitrovic via And bandwidth costs money. Please discuss with the travis-ci people how to cache that. Yeah, I already asked, whether it's possible to cache that. I'll

Re: Travis-CI support for D

2014-12-11 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 11 December 2014 at 11:23:39 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: On Thursday, 11 December 2014 at 08:24:22 UTC, Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On 12/10/2014 11:34 PM, Andrej Mitrovic via And bandwidth costs money. Please discuss with the travis-ci people how to cache that.

Re: Travis-CI support for D

2014-12-11 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
Nice, that I can finally get hold of you Brad. Need your help on three topics. Cam we please rework the download folder structure? It's a PITA to work with, see https://github.com/travis-ci/travis-build/pull/340/files#diff-ac986a81b67f1bd5851c535881c18abeR91. Most obvious idea, make a sub

Re: Recent download statistics

2014-12-11 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 13 October 2014 at 17:47:56 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: Nice, might be worth to spend some time filtering out machine traffic, e.g. from running travis-ci. How can those be identified? Good news for the new D support on Travis-CI. I prefixed the curl User-Agent with

Re: Travis-CI support for D

2014-12-11 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 11 December 2014 at 12:52:40 UTC, Iain Buclaw via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: Though I'm not nearly getting anywhere near the transfer limit inplace on my VPS. So it's not something I worry about too much. Me neither on my servers, but he is right to worry about this and on S3

Re: forum.dlang.org is now using DCaptcha

2014-12-11 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 12/11/2014 07:51 PM, Bill Baxter via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: Oh, the irony! Asking people to prove they're human by making them to complete a task that is usually done by machines. :-) Let's hope the spammers don't get clever enough to let our machines (dpaste or drepl) solve that

Re: Travis-CI support for D

2014-12-13 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 12/13/2014 02:59 PM, ZombineDev wrote: Thanks for the great work! Is it possible to also include dmd+druntimie+phobos git-head? It would be helpful to know if your project can be built with the new version of DMD (when it is officially released) ahead of time. If you are using some yet-to

Re: Travis-CI support for D

2014-12-14 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 12/14/2014 01:42 AM, Rikki Cattermole wrote: And anyway, it forces us to have good infrastructure going for automated releases. We already have that, I build that in Jan 2014.

Re: Travis-CI support for D

2014-12-14 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 12/13/2014 06:22 PM, Ellery Newcomer wrote: On 12/10/2014 08:50 PM, Martin Nowak wrote: Glad to announce that D support on Travis-CI was launched today. I'm a noob when it comes to travis, so it isn't readily apparent to me, but given this, would travis support a build that installs a d

Re: Travis-CI support for D

2014-12-20 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 12/15/2014 12:03 AM, Ellery Newcomer wrote: trying it out with pyd, and I'm getting ImportError: libphobos2.so.0.66: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory are shared libraries supported? Yes, shared libraries should work on linux. Check that you're respecting

Re: let (x,y) = ...

2015-02-19 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 02/19/2015 11:04 AM, thedeemon wrote: SML, OCaml, Haskell, F#, ATS, Rust, Swift and others have it as let keyword, so personally I'd prefer continuing that tradition. It's semantically different though because it doesn't declare the variables.

Re: let (x,y) = ...

2015-02-19 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 02/19/2015 12:59 PM, bearophile wrote: It's also a great way to show what's missing in D syntax. True that.

We are Beta (2.067.0-b2)

2015-02-18 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
Find more information on the dmd-beta mailing list. http://forum.dlang.org/thread/54e41ca2.4060...@dawg.eu

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

2015-01-24 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 01/23/2015 06:54 AM, Walter Bright wrote: On 1/22/2015 12:52 PM, Gary Willoughby wrote: Me too, is there any video available? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IkwaV6k6BmM I can't bear to watch it, you'll have to do it for me! Great topic, I wasn't aware of how much C++ we support by now.

Release Candidate D 2.067.0-rc1

2015-03-16 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
Release Candidate for 2.067.0 http://downloads.dlang.org/pre-releases/2.x/2.067.0/ http://ftp.digitalmars.com/ You can get the binaries here until they are mirrored. https://dlang.dawg.eu/downloads/dmd.2.067.0-rc1/ We fixed the few remaining issues.

Re: Digger 1.1

2015-03-18 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 03/04/2015 05:54 AM, Vladimir Panteleev wrote: Finally, this is the first stable release with binary downloads for all major platforms: Nice, out of curiosity. How did you build the releases for all the platforms?

Re: serve - A simple HTTP server for static files

2015-03-22 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 22 March 2015 at 07:11:05 UTC, Suliman wrote: Could you explain why pure vibed do not good for static files? It's mainly a replacement for `python -m SimpleHTTPServer`, and is just a very small tool around vibe.d's serveStaticFiles, which does a good job at serving static files

Re: This Week in D #9 - marketing discussion, final beta, special interview with Sönke

2015-03-16 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 16 March 2015 at 04:54:12 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: Ruby has over 6,000 packages, ...starting with letter A. It's over 100K in total. http://www.modulecounts.com/

Re: Release Candidate D 2.067.0-rc1

2015-03-17 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 17 March 2015 at 18:07:32 UTC, Szymon Gatner wrote: Will 2.067 contain libphobos for linking with 32 bit windows apps (COFF 32)? No work in that direction of which I know. Can DMD generate COFF for 32-bit now?

Re: Release Candidate D 2.067.0-rc1

2015-03-17 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 03/18/2015 01:13 AM, Manu via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: Yes. Has for a while. We're really hanging out for the 32bit COFF libs to ship with DMD. Well, someone should add a build target to https://github.com/D-Programming-Language/phobos/blob/master/win32.mak. How is the phobos.lib called

Re: Release Candidate D 2.067.0-rc1

2015-03-20 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 03/19/2015 08:02 AM, Rainer Schuetze wrote: The COFF32 lib is built through win64.mak. This is an excerpt from my build script to create lib32\phobos32mscoff.lib: set dm_make=c:\l\dmc\bin\make set vs=vs12 set vcdir=c:\l\%vs%\vc set cl32=%vcdir%/bin/cl.exe set ar32=%vcdir%/bin/lib.exe

serve - A simple HTTP server for static files

2015-03-21 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
Sharing a useful tool of mine. http://code.dlang.org/packages/serve

Last Beta D 2.067.0-b4

2015-03-12 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
This beta will be followed by a release candidate by the end of the week. Will soon be mirrored here and is also available via travis-ci. http://downloads.dlang.org/pre-releases/2.x/2.067.0/ http://ftp.digitalmars.com/ For now you can get the binaries from my private server.

Re: Release D 2.067.0

2015-03-24 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 03/24/2015 10:11 PM, John Colvin wrote: This cannot be added to homebrew until there is a new stable release of dub. Why is that? Anyhow dub is in beta and ready soon.

Re: Release D 2.067.0

2015-03-24 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 24 March 2015 at 18:01:26 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: Yes, amazing job. Let's gear up for the next release with http://wiki.dlang.org/DIP75 sooner! -- Andrei Well 2 month, that's right before dconf, sounds like a good plan.

Re: Release D 2.067.0

2015-03-24 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 03/24/2015 06:22 PM, CraigDillabaugh wrote: Congratulations to Martin and everyone else who contributed. And particularly thanks to Kenji and Walter for the fast bug fixing.

Re: Release Candidate D 2.067.0-rc1

2015-03-24 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 03/24/2015 12:59 PM, Szymon Gatner wrote: From the changelog I don't understand what improvements have been made to D to increase C++ interop but that is not so important to us now. Yes, that's really lame. We need to convince Daniel to write changelog entries. There is another nice fix that

Release D 2.067.0

2015-03-24 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
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. http://dlang.org/changelog.html Download pages and documentation will be updated

Re: Release D 2.067.0

2015-03-25 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 25 March 2015 at 02:53:02 UTC, Rikki Cattermole wrote: a) A global variable that is only read before init of runtime b) CLI args c) CLI variables So, wheres d? Configure by function call. I think I should get more involved with druntime development.. You need to configure the

Re: serve - A simple HTTP server for static files

2015-03-23 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 03/22/2015 08:56 PM, Walter Bright wrote: If you could write a brief article about it, that would be great! I think there's a lot of potential for D in that space, and having such articles will help promulgate the idea. An article would exceed the amount of code I wrote, but I did read up

Re: Release Candidate D 2.067.0-rc1

2015-03-23 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 03/23/2015 02:49 PM, Szymon Gatner wrote: Been waiting for this for almost 2 years, might as well wait for another release. Seriously tho, it is surprising how much little attention is put into C++/D integration considering all the recent fuss about this. And yes, I've tried mixed C++/D app

Re: DConf 2015 discounted hotel rooms now available

2015-03-02 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 01/16/2015 11:17 PM, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: Monday is Memorial Day in the US, just about everyone has it off. Last year's memorial day I was standing at caltrain station, 5 AM, realizing the train wouldn't come.

Re: GSoC 2015 - Application Rejected

2015-03-02 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 03/03/2015 01:42 AM, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: We've done well, I think, in 2011 and 2012 (except for the one student who failed to deliver) so something about our reporting might have failed GSoC's expectations. Are there some documents/emails available. Will get back to you after the

Re: This Week in D #7 - summary of reference counting discussion

2015-03-02 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 03/02/2015 05:19 AM, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: http://arsdnet.net/this-week-in-d/mar-01.html https://twitter.com/adamdruppe/status/572249079352299520 Thanks a lot Adam, this newsletter is really nice to keep up with the important stuff. And there is a RSS feed as well :).

Re: GSoC 2015 - Application Rejected

2015-03-02 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 03/03/2015 01:45 AM, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: Comparing our application with that of the accepted language projects might yield some insight. I ran a cursory read of Clojure's idea page and on first sight it seems comparable to ours'. -- Andrei Indeed, this year our ideas page and the

Re: Berlin D Meetup Feb 2015

2015-02-28 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On 02/27/2015 03:04 PM, Ben Palmer wrote: Wrapping the RNGs can cause problems as structs are passed by value. This means that if the same RNG is used in subsequent calls to say randomCover then the same sequence of random numbers will be produced

Re: GSoC 2015 - Application Rejected

2015-03-02 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 03/02/2015 08:08 PM, CraigDillabaugh wrote: Unfortunately our organizational proposal for the 2015 Google Summer of Code was rejected. Thanks to everyone who helped out on this, especially to those who volunteered to mentor. Just read that as well, it's a pity. Thanks for all the good work

Re: D 2.067.0-b3

2015-03-04 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 4 March 2015 at 02:59:18 UTC, Brian Schott wrote: All builds and unit tests for EMSI's data processing libraries pass with this beta. :)

D 2.067.0-b3

2015-03-03 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Glad to announce the third 2.067.0 beta, this time with installers and documentation. https://dlang.dawg.eu/downloads/dmd.2.067.0-b3/ Soon to be mirrored and available on Travis-CI. http://downloads.dlang.org/pre-releases/2.x/2.067.0/

Re: LLVM 3.6 released - LDC master branch/0.15.1 is ready to use it!

2015-03-03 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 27 February 2015 at 19:44:01 UTC, Kai Nacke wrote: This is the 6th time that LDC and D are mentioned in the LLVM release notes! Thanks and keep up the good work.

Re: Reloaded for dub

2015-02-20 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 02/20/2015 03:00 PM, Kingsley wrote: I use for developing with vibe.d and other dub D project that have an executable binary. The code is here: https://github.com/kingsleyh/reloaded Nice, want to contribute? https://github.com/D-Programming-Language/dub/issues/446

Re: We are Beta (2.067.0-b2)

2015-02-20 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 02/19/2015 11:06 PM, Brian Schott wrote: Many of the beta-2 files are missing from downloads.dlang.org, and all of them are missing from ftp.digitalmars.com. This makes testing the Debian packages or using DVM impossible. Quote from the dmd-beta post. We had some troubles with the

Re: Release D 2.067.0

2015-03-24 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 03/24/2015 07:00 PM, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: I have one regret - the changelog is a lot more scarce than it should because it doesn't list (or link to) a complete list of bugfixes. The impression to first comers is that we have a release with 8 total items. Hardly impressive. Also

Re: Release D 2.067.0

2015-03-24 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 24 March 2015 at 19:54:06 UTC, Brad Roberts wrote: For what it's worth, that's how things were setup a long time ago (by me), but a lot of people argued enough that it was dropped. I can't remember why. If you look at the existing changelogs, they are much more detailed.

D 2.067.1

2015-04-26 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
We're glad to announce dmd 2.067.1 which includes several regression and bug fixes over 2.067.0. http://dlang.org/changelog.html#2.067.1 Please report any bug you encounter at https://issues.dlang.org/.

Beta D 2.067.1-b1

2015-04-21 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
First beta for the 2.067.1 point release. http://downloads.dlang.org/pre-releases/2.x/2.067.1/ http://ftp.digitalmars.com/ Also available on Travis-CI as dmd-2.067.1-b1. This beta comes with 9 dmd, 1 druntime, and 3 phobos fixes.

Re: Beta D 2.067.1-b1

2015-04-22 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 04/22/2015 06:10 PM, Namespace wrote: Any changelog to compare 2067 and 2067.1? Just a few regression fixes, see the github comparisons in the OP.

Re: Beta D 2.067.1-b1

2015-04-22 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 22 April 2015 at 07:18:36 UTC, ponce wrote: OT: How to know the list of D compilers available on Travis CI? Any release/pre-release is available, and it's now also possible to use the latest dmd, gdc, and ldc release by omitting the version suffix.

Re: D 2.067.1

2015-04-27 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 26 April 2015 at 22:05:36 UTC, Dicebot wrote: Side note : when updating Arch package to 2.067.1 I decided to add `-L-lcurl` option to default `dmd.conf` in context of recent discussion on topic. Please report if that causes any issues with link order bugs - I couldn't trigger any

Re: The hackathon week roundup

2015-05-03 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 3 May 2015 at 04:15:58 UTC, Mike wrote: My idea: 1. Members of the D leadership/committers form a working group. 2. The working group creates of list of bugs they are willing to work on. 3. Hackathon is announced. To motivate participants, the working group agrees to fix a bug of

Re: DUB 0.9.23 released

2015-04-06 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 6 April 2015 at 08:21:46 UTC, Sönke Ludwig wrote: Apart from that, the major additions are: We also made dub a lot faster https://github.com/D-Programming-Language/dub/pull/388.

Re: Release D 2.067.0

2015-04-07 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 03/25/2015 10:38 PM, weaselcat wrote: Anyone know if there's been any comparisons of different heapSizeFactor values? Primarly, compared to the default 2, 1.5 or 1.618. has anyone working on the GC actually done any comparisons of the new options? Yes, we compared different values and 2

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b1

2015-06-25 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 25 June 2015 at 04:06:15 UTC, Ilya Yaroshenko wrote: Would Summator be merged? That sure looks useful, but I lack the time for a review and if it wasn't in master when we merged master into stable it won't be part of the release.

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b1

2015-06-25 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 24 June 2015 at 23:59:43 UTC, Mike wrote: * If you do wish to pursue it please polish it up and rebase it so it has a chance Which doesn't increase our review capacity, it would make more sense to only spent more effort on a pull on request. * If you see a pull request that

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b1

2015-06-25 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 25 June 2015 at 07:48:24 UTC, Iain Buclaw wrote: More importantly, will all cross-platform regressions introduced in the development cycle of 2.068 be fixed? :-) Sure, we intend to fix all reported regressions.

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b1

2015-06-25 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 25 June 2015 at 20:38:26 UTC, rsw0x wrote: another 6 months of being laughed at on HN and reddit for having unusable smartpointers. Only 2 month until 2.069.0 It's a pity, but we can't wait for everyone to finish their open ended discussions or to eventually respond to pull

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b1

2015-06-25 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 25 June 2015 at 14:04:57 UTC, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: There is quite a raging debate currently happening with naming of lazy ranges that replace allocating ranges. If we blindly just accept what's currently in master, the debate is all for naught. Yes, I'm aware of that, a

Beta D 2.068.0-b1

2015-06-24 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
First beta for the 2.068.0 release. http://downloads.dlang.org/pre-releases/2.x/2.068.0/ http://ftp.digitalmars.com/ Also available on Travis-CI as dmd-2.068.0-b1. A changelog containing all the upcoming changes will be provided within the next few days. Please report any bugs at

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b1

2015-06-30 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 29 June 2015 at 17:03:19 UTC, Jacob Carlborg wrote: On 29/06/15 15:20, Martin Nowak wrote: Thanks for letting me know, didn't knew it was private. Any reason why it's not public? No, there is none, as I hinted in my answer. It already says it's public on our board though. Maybe

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b1

2015-06-30 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 26 June 2015 at 00:25:04 UTC, Mike wrote: At the moment, I don't see anything there (https://trello.com/dlang). Are the board public? Thanks for letting me know, didn't knew it was private.

Re: D-Day for DMD is today!

2015-08-22 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 08/23/2015 07:22 AM, Rikki Cattermole wrote: Now lets hope the next stage is smooth in the transition. Here is a small guide on how to update a PR. https://github.com/D-Programming-Language/dmd/pull/4922#issuecomment-133776696

Re: D-Day for DMD is today!

2015-08-23 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 08/23/2015 06:35 PM, Nick Sabalausky wrote: I haven't worked with the conversion tool before. How is this part done? It's the exact command below that line, we've incorporated that into the makefile.

Re: D-Day for DMD is today!

2015-08-23 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 08/23/2015 07:08 PM, Martin Nowak wrote: On 08/23/2015 06:35 PM, Nick Sabalausky wrote: I haven't worked with the conversion tool before. How is this part done? It's the exact command below that line, we've incorporated that into the makefile. In case it doesn't work b/c you added a

Re: D-Day for DMD is today!

2015-08-23 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 08/23/2015 08:48 AM, Iain Buclaw via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: It should do with whatever is in master at least. But until I'm able to release new binaries, there is at least new TravisCI integration testing of PRs that test building ddmd with ldc and gdc. But it currently fails.

Re: D-Day for DMD is today!

2015-08-23 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 08/23/2015 11:09 AM, Dicebot wrote: Great! Daniel, does that mean that I can remove DDMD testing job from my CI? :) I think so.

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b2

2015-07-28 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 27 July 2015 at 16:57:24 UTC, jmh530 wrote: I thought the next release was to switch to ddmd and wasn't supposed to add a bunch of new features? That's for the dmd side, doesn't preclude work on druntime or Phobos.

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b2

2015-07-28 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 27 July 2015 at 17:12:49 UTC, Joseph Cassman wrote: I can understand that. But releases tend to be several months away. And not just two. So this is a bit frustrating. We're trying to get to a 2 month interval, and delaying work that doesn't meet the deadlines is necessary to

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b2

2015-07-28 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 27 July 2015 at 18:58:33 UTC, Joseph Cassman wrote: I just wasted a lot of time again trying to get Win64 set up on a machine I had to wipe. I had it working for 2.067.1 somehow but was never able to duplicate that on other machines I have. The information at [1] is outdated.

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b2

2015-07-28 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 27 July 2015 at 23:40:28 UTC, anonymous wrote: On Monday, 27 July 2015 at 09:04:08 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: Yep I see where the energy goes http://forum.dlang.org/thread/ckjukjfkgrguhfhkd...@forum.dlang.org That has nothing to do with our release.

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b2

2015-07-28 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 27 July 2015 at 18:58:33 UTC, Joseph Cassman wrote: Sorry for the following rant but I am frustrated by the poor quality of support for Windows 64 development. Try http://rainers.github.io/visuald/visuald/StartPage.html. By way of comparison, I can download other languages and run

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b2

2015-08-02 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 31 July 2015 at 17:56:23 UTC, Kelet wrote: Hi Gerald, MonoTime is the replacement for TickDuration and it's initialized from the runtime initialization function (rt_init). This is because the GC and others may need time functionality. Thanks, filed as

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b1

2015-08-02 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 26 July 2015 at 12:00:09 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: Could someone please try the fix https://issues.dlang.org/show_bug.cgi?id=14801#c2. Please try again, we updated the fix. https://issues.dlang.org/show_bug.cgi?id=14801#c11

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b2

2015-07-29 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 29 July 2015 at 07:10:13 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: You're not allowed to redistribute the VS binaries, only the libc dlls. On Win32 we use our own libc (dmc) and linker (optlink). We could improve our installer so it can optionally start the VS compiler installation.

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b2

2015-07-29 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 29 July 2015 at 01:55:35 UTC, Joseph Cassman wrote: There is probably an obvious reason this is not possible but I could not see it when reading through the MS licensing information. It seems to me the linker bin could be redistributed. Why is it (and the other required lib/dll

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b2

2015-07-29 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 29 July 2015 at 01:52:34 UTC, Joseph Cassman wrote: I was forced to install VS to get one since for some reason the 7A and 8.1 Windows SDK's did not install a complete 64-bit toolchain for me. Seems like Microsoft dropped the compiler from the SDK.

Re: Release Candidate D 2.068.0-rc1

2015-08-04 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 5 August 2015 at 00:42:46 UTC, Ali Çehreli wrote: This always gets me: Don't forget to refresh the browser page to see the the new entries (rc1). Yes, that's a trap. I tweaked the cache control for the current beta's page, will do that the next time right away to resolve this.

Changelog

2015-08-05 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 08/05/2015 01:57 AM, Martin Nowak wrote: Release Candidate for 2.068.0 To make this a successful release we need to work on the changelog, so that the rest of the world can know what we actually did. Right now it only contains a few entries and the ugly bug list.

Re: line numbers for linux exception traces

2015-08-05 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 5 August 2015 at 15:57:46 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: If you just download this little file: http://arsdnet.net/dcode/linetrace.d and add it to your build, when compiling in debug mode, it will translate the addresses into line numbers (by simply piping out to addr2line on the

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b2

2015-08-03 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 08/02/2015 11:20 AM, Rainer Schuetze wrote: Unfortunately, that does not help a lot because Microsoft changed their C runtime quite a bit to make it more compliant to C99. This causes unresolved symbols when linking phobos. You think we can work that out soon enough?

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b2

2015-07-30 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 30 July 2015 at 00:59:16 UTC, Joseph Cassman wrote: 4) The VS 2015 Community 2015 installation [2] also includes a complete build system. However, the DMD Windows installer does not recognize it and fails to update the sc.ini file accordingly. I will file a bug report shortly with

Release Candidate D 2.068.0-rc1

2015-08-04 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
Release Candidate for 2.068.0 http://downloads.dlang.org/pre-releases/2.x/2.068.0/ http://ftp.digitalmars.com/ We fixed the remaining issues. https://github.com/D-Programming-Language/dmd/compare/v2.068.0-b2...v2.068.0-rc1

Re: line numbers for linux exception traces

2015-08-07 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 08/06/2015 05:32 PM, Colin wrote: I wonder how difficult implementing this in the compiler would be? Obviously cant use external tools... I also opened an ER to collect some ideas for nicer backtraces. https://issues.dlang.org/show_bug.cgi?id=14885

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