Re: Livestreaming DConf?

2014-05-09 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 9 May 2014 at 19:48:20 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: Hi folks, We at Facebook are very excited about the upcoming DConf 2014. In fact, so excited we're considering livestreaming the event for the benefit of the many of us who can't make it to Menlo Park, CA. Livestreaming

Re: Video of my LDC talk @ FOSDEM'14

2014-05-26 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 26 May 2014 at 16:28:08 UTC, bearophile wrote: Walter Bright: Sigh, Windows can't open that file type. Install this: http://www.videolan.org/vlc/index.html Bye, bearophile Even better, install with MPCHC and never need another video player again.

Re: Real time captioning of D presentations

2014-06-02 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 2 June 2014 at 12:28:53 UTC, Tobias Pankrath wrote: The point is: real time captioning is not faster than listening regardless of your reading speed. It's useful for people you cannot hear properly, but I'd say our efforts are better spend with proper text version of talks published

Re: Real time captioning of D presentations

2014-06-02 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 2 June 2014 at 15:47:44 UTC, Peter Massey-Plantinga wrote: On Monday, 2 June 2014 at 15:38:48 UTC, Meta wrote: On Monday, 2 June 2014 at 12:28:53 UTC, Tobias Pankrath wrote: The point is: real time captioning is not faster than listening regardless of your reading speed. It's useful

Re: D Hackday this Friday

2014-06-02 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 2 June 2014 at 21:46:39 UTC, Justin Whear wrote: I like FixPhobosFriday better. Would work as a hashtag. #HackDay Quite subtle.

Re: Interview at Lang.NEXT

2014-06-04 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 4 June 2014 at 06:19:05 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: http://www.reddit.com/r/programming/comments/27911b/conversation_with_andrei_alexandrescu_all_things/ Andrei When that person made the statement about expressing his mental model in a simpler way that is still somewhat

Re: Interview at Lang.NEXT

2014-06-04 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 4 June 2014 at 17:31:56 UTC, Ary Borenszweig wrote: You still have to worry about types, though. Yes, but you can often get away without explicitly writing types in D, and there's always std.variant.Variant when you don't want to bother with them.

Re: Interview at Lang.NEXT

2014-06-04 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 4 June 2014 at 17:57:40 UTC, Ary Borenszweig wrote: Even in function signatures? alias var = std.variant.Variant; auto DoStuff(var x, var y) { //Do stuff with x and y }

Re: Interview at Lang.NEXT

2014-06-04 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 4 June 2014 at 17:55:15 UTC, bearophile wrote: How many good usages of D Variant do you know? Bye, bearophile It depends on what you mean by a good usage. I rarely ever use Variant, but you *can* use it if you need weak and/or dynamic typing.

Re: Interview at Lang.NEXT

2014-06-04 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 4 June 2014 at 18:01:04 UTC, dennis luehring wrote: Am 04.06.2014 19:57, schrieb Meta: On Wednesday, 4 June 2014 at 17:55:15 UTC, bearophile wrote: How many good usages of D Variant do you know? Bye, bearophile It depends on what you mean by a good usage. I rarely ever use

Re: Interview at Lang.NEXT

2014-06-04 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 4 June 2014 at 20:10:51 UTC, Ary Borenszweig wrote: I was actually talking about having to specify types everywhere, like in function signatures, the fields of classes and structs, etc. You can still have a language that feels dynamic but is statically typed. The compiler

Re: DConf Day 1 Talk 6: Case Studies in Simplifying Code with Compile-Time Reflection by Atila Neves

2014-06-17 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 17 June 2014 at 22:09:06 UTC, Joakim wrote: Don't you know that it's better to maintain a steady stream of publicity for D on sites full of people who always dismiss it, rather than making the talks available immediately to the people who actually use D and want to watch them?

Re: DConf Day 1 Panel with Walter Bright and Andrei Alexandrescu

2014-06-28 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 27 June 2014 at 15:31:17 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: http://www.reddit.com/r/programming/comments/298vtt/dconf_2014_panel_with_walter_bright_and_andrei/ https://twitter.com/D_Programming/status/482546357690187776 https://news.ycombinator.com/newest

Re: DConf Day 1 Panel with Walter Bright and Andrei Alexandrescu

2014-06-28 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 29 June 2014 at 02:07:48 UTC, Meta wrote: On Friday, 27 June 2014 at 15:31:17 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: http://www.reddit.com/r/programming/comments/298vtt/dconf_2014_panel_with_walter_bright_and_andrei/ https://twitter.com/D_Programming/status/482546357690187776

Re: D Hackday Round 2

2014-07-03 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 3 July 2014 at 23:17:33 UTC, Jonathan Crapuchettes wrote: After the success of the last D hackday, EMSI is going to attempt to have a D hackday once a month as close as we can to the first Friday of the month. Our next round will be Friday July 11. Last time 24 issues were marked

Re: DMD v2.066.0-rc1

2014-08-07 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 7 August 2014 at 11:30:19 UTC, Kagamin wrote: On Wednesday, 6 August 2014 at 16:19:39 UTC, Brad Anderson wrote: I don't think it's difficult for them, I think they often just don't know they can. Environment variables just aren't as well known on Windows these days. If you are an

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

2014-08-30 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 30 August 2014 at 11:19:55 UTC, Nick Sabalausky wrote: On 8/30/2014 5:38 AM, Gary Willoughby wrote: ˙ǝƃɐnƃuɐן uʍo ɹıǝɥʇ ǝʇıɹʍ ɹo ʞɐǝds pןnoɥs ʎǝɥʇ ʍoɥ uo ǝןdoǝd ɥsıןƃuƎ ʇɔǝɹɹoɔ oʇ ƃuıʎɹʇ sʎɐʍןɐ ǝɹɐ ǝןdoǝd ɥsıןƃuƎ-uou ʇɐɥʇ snoıɹɐןıɥ ʇı puıɟ sʎɐʍןɐ I I'm a native English

Re: Daemonize v0.1 - simple way to create cross-platform daemons

2014-08-31 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 31 August 2014 at 16:01:10 UTC, Philippe Sigaud via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: * Custom signals enum Signal : string { ... } @nogc Signal customSignal(string name) @safe pure nothrow { return cast(Signal)name; } I didn't know you could have an enum and extend it with a cast

Re: SublimeLinter D Plugin

2014-09-16 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 16 September 2014 at 00:16:43 UTC, Brian Schott wrote: Several of my co-workers use Sublime Text and wanted D-Scanner to work with SublimeLinter, so here it is. https://github.com/economicmodeling/SublimeLinter-dscanner Can individual style checks be disabled? That undocumented

Re: SublimeLinter D Plugin

2014-09-16 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 16 September 2014 at 18:26:47 UTC, Justin Whear wrote: On Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:00:00 +, Meta wrote: On Tuesday, 16 September 2014 at 00:16:43 UTC, Brian Schott wrote: Several of my co-workers use Sublime Text and wanted D-Scanner to work with SublimeLinter, so here it is.

Re: Visual D 0.3.39 released - mago now supports 64-bit debugging

2014-10-11 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
I'm not sure what the problem is, but with this release, when I open a new file and select empty D module, after a few seconds devenv.exe goes berserk and starts eating up my CPU. At that point, Visual Studio becomes unresponsive.

Re: Visual D 0.3.39 released - mago now supports 64-bit debugging

2014-10-12 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 12 October 2014 at 08:17:33 UTC, Rainer Schuetze wrote: Hmmm, I don't get errors with that. Is it reproducible? What version of VS are you using? I can reproduce it by opening Visual Studio, going to File New File D Empty D Module, and editing the file. It happened to me a few

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

2014-11-26 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 26 November 2014 at 10:34:24 UTC, Ali Çehreli wrote: Main page: http://ddili.org/ders/d.en/ 1) For the first time, there are eBook formats: http://ddili.org/ders/d.en/Programming_in_D_Ali_Cehreli.ALPHA.epub

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

2015-01-24 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 23 January 2015 at 05:54:41 UTC, 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! Very interesting talk. It seems like there

Re: Martin Nowak is our new release czar

2015-02-04 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 5 February 2015 at 00:07:37 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: Andrew Edwards, our former release czar, declined his czardom because he went to college. Thanks and good luck! He left a void of power. After a period of turmoil and intestine political fights, we have a new, ruthless

Re: Heady House Hunting with D

2015-01-17 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 14 January 2015 at 03:46:39 UTC, Philpax wrote: Hey everyone, I recently wrote a blog post about how I used D/vibe.d to help find a new house. I haven't publicized it anywhere else yet, so I'm looking forward to what the D community has to say! You can check it out here:

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

2015-01-22 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
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 Jan 21 at Microsoft D is modern and systerm

Re: This Week in D - Issue 5

2015-02-15 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 16 February 2015 at 03:43:48 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: On Monday, 16 February 2015 at 03:05:56 UTC, Brian Schott wrote: Typo: DCD was spelled as CD. oops fixed thx Aamodule was written for Walter's Sargon extension library. Should be A module?

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

2015-03-26 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 25 March 2015 at 23:00:32 UTC, bearophile wrote: Ola Fosheim Grøstad: Downplaying other languages makes the D crowd look desperate... That kind of articles are bad for the image of the D community (and the D code shown in that article is not the best). Bye, bearophile I

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

2015-03-02 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 2 March 2015 at 04:19:08 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: This was a very active week on the forums, though most of it was centered around DIP74 and its satellite discussions, leading to a somewhat thin newsletter. http://arsdnet.net/this-week-in-d/mar-01.html

Re: This Week in D, issue 6 - DConf, ddmd, dmd beta, return ref, install tip

2015-02-23 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 23 February 2015 at 01:14:29 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: Here's the newest This Week in D, the big news being ddmd and the dmd beta. http://arsdnet.net/this-week-in-d/feb-22.html The tip of this week has to do with installation: as a Slackware user, the new download page made me

Re: DlangUI

2015-02-25 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 25 February 2015 at 06:11:29 UTC, Vadim Lopatin wrote: Upgrade dependencies: dub upgrade --force-remove Ah yes, that does it. Thank you.

Re: DlangUI

2015-02-24 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 24 February 2015 at 08:01:41 UTC, Vadim Lopatin wrote: On Tuesday, 20 May 2014 at 18:13:36 UTC, Vadim Lopatin wrote: Hello! I would like to announce my project, DlangUI library - cross-platform GUI for D. https://github.com/buggins/dlangui License: Boost License 1.0 Native

Re: This week in D #14: job opening, Silicon Valley meetup, Dsource on GitHub

2015-04-20 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 20 April 2015 at 06:39:00 UTC, weaselcat wrote: On Monday, 20 April 2015 at 06:23:36 UTC, ketmar wrote: as Adam didn't post announce for current TWiD, i'll try to do that instead, as i like to see that announcements here. http://arsdnet.net/this-week-in-d/apr-19.html the notable

Re: [hackathon] FreeTree is FreeList on autotune

2015-05-02 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 2 May 2015 at 06:28:01 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: I'm just done implementing a pretty cool allocator: FreeTree. https://github.com/andralex/phobos/blob/allocator/std/experimental/allocator/free_tree.d

Re: Visual D 0.3.41 released

2015-05-16 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 16 May 2015 at 09:09:38 UTC, Rainer Schuetze wrote: Hi, there is a new release of Visual D available at http://rainers.github.io/visuald/visuald/StartPage.html Major new features: - new linker option build and use local phobos library to get a COFF32 version (dmd 2.067+) or

Re: forum.dlang.org, version 2 (BETA)

2015-06-04 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 5 June 2015 at 01:52:07 UTC, Vladimir Panteleev wrote: On Friday, 5 June 2015 at 01:48:20 UTC, Meta wrote: How feasible is it to add code formatting for the web interface? Not sure what you mean. Do you mean syntax highlighting for D code? If you mean the rewrapping issues with

Re: forum.dlang.org, version 2 (BETA)

2015-06-04 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 4 June 2015 at 15:04:05 UTC, Vladimir Panteleev wrote: http://beta.forum.dlang.org/ Many major and minor improvements. Some major ones: - dlang.org theme, fully responsive and mobile-friendly - keyboard navigation in all views - automatically saved post drafts - get notified of

Re: This Week in D #19: Reggae, ranges, and DConf Wed. Afternoon summary

2015-06-08 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 8 June 2015 at 19:21:10 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: http://arsdnet.net/this-week-in-d/jun-07.html These dconf articles are taking a long time to write, hence the lateness again, but here's the rest of Wednesday and some roundup of changes from the forum and pull requests. I was a

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b1

2015-06-25 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 24 June 2015 at 23:14:05 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: 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

Re: This Week in D #23 - Interview with Dmitry Olshansky, dmd beta, std.experimental.color

2015-07-02 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 2 July 2015 at 14:16:41 UTC, Joakim wrote: On Thursday, 2 July 2015 at 10:26:36 UTC, Dmitry Olshansky wrote: On 29-Jun-2015 06:46, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: http://arsdnet.net/this-week-in-d/jun-28.html I should have probably said on the day one - AMA. P.S. Thanks to Joakim for

Re: DlangIDE

2015-05-22 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 22 May 2015 at 13:12:28 UTC, JohnnyK wrote: Thanks for the reply. Is the IDE ever going to be a full install package that can be deployed like the compiler (ie.. Windows setup, Linux package, or Mac install)? IMHO dub is too confusing, very proprietary and is not user friendly at

Re: D needs...

2015-05-21 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 21 May 2015 at 17:47:02 UTC, Daniel Kozak wrote: I will probably implement all variants (final!bool, !final, final(bool), default), if I have a enought spare time. Any plans on turning it into a PR when you're done?

Re: Visual D 0.3.42 released

2015-08-05 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 5 August 2015 at 21:03:51 UTC, Rainer Schuetze wrote: Hi, there is a new version of Visual D available at http://rainers.github.io/visuald/visuald/StartPage.html [snip] Thanks a lot. I've been using VisualD almost as long as I've been using D and it's always been great.

Re: New D book available for pre-order: D Web Development

2015-07-22 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 22 July 2015 at 15:29:20 UTC, Kai Nacke wrote: Hi all! Did you notice that development of LDC has been a bit slowly in the past? The reason is my book D Web Development, available now for pre-order: https://www.packtpub.com/web-development/d-web-development Awesome, I'll be

Re: Programming in D On Goodreads

2015-07-18 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 18 July 2015 at 13:34:55 UTC, Ali Çehreli wrote: On 07/17/2015 12:37 PM, Jack Stouffer wrote: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/25928594-programming-in-d I just added Ali Çehreli's Programming in D on Goodreads. If any of you have accounts, please rate the book, because people

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

2015-10-22 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 22 October 2015 at 19:16:00 UTC, Laeeth Isharc wrote: We really do need to stop hiding our light under a bushel. Thinking in marketing terms doesn't always come easy to technically minded people, and I understand why, but ultimately the community benefits a great deal from people

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

2015-10-28 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 28 October 2015 at 13:56:27 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: On Tuesday, 27 October 2015 at 14:00:07 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: Yikes, this is such an anti-pattern. https://github.com/rejectedsoftware/vibe.d/issues/634 Every time I use opDispatch, I add an if(name != "popFront")

Re: I want D to build OS,only with D

2015-10-26 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 26 October 2015 at 15:54:52 UTC, guodemone wrote: kill C,kill C++,only D I like D,so to build OS(Dlang).but dmd,gdc,ldc. There is no example of a method to write OS(bootloader,)Including compiled, linked fashion 欢迎你!谢谢你的问题。请你抄写这个问题在这儿:http://forum.dlang.org/group/learn

Re: Andrei's Quora comments on Reddit: "D has no vision. Go is out of its depth. Rust skipped leg day."

2015-11-10 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 11 November 2015 at 01:03:47 UTC, Ali Çehreli wrote: https://www.reddit.com/r/programming/comments/3sa6lf/d_has_no_vision_go_is_out_of_its_depth_rust/ Ali How can one man be so quotable?

Re: Please vote for the DConf logo

2015-11-04 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
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Re: It's a class! It's a struct! It's ... SuperStruct!

2015-10-18 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 18 October 2015 at 19:00:16 UTC, rcorre wrote: You might find this interesting. It's an "outside-in" approach to the same problem as opposed to your "inside-out" approach. Not finished, but the general idea is there.

Re: It's a class! It's a struct! It's ... SuperStruct!

2015-10-18 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 18 October 2015 at 21:18:52 UTC, rcorre wrote: That's just the kind of thing I was looking for! I actually started with a 'visitor' function that works similar to project: https://github.com/rcorre/superstruct/blob/master/src/superstruct.d#L153-L166 then decided to wrap the whole

Re: CppCon: Declarative Control Flow

2015-10-19 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 19 October 2015 at 16:51:59 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: On 10/19/2015 12:51 PM, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: On 10/19/2015 11:45 AM, cym13 wrote: On Monday, 19 October 2015 at 15:38:41 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: A bit off topic but I've always wondered... Why are people

Re: Beta D 2.069.0-b1

2015-10-14 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 October 2015 at 16:07:50 UTC, Kagamin wrote: What doesn't work for you? extern int f(); struct T(F){} T!f t; //Error: template instance T!(f) does not match template declaration T(F) struct A(alias F){} A!f a; //works I don't remember. I fixed the issues a few weeks ago using

Re: Beta D 2.069.0-b1

2015-10-11 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 11 October 2015 at 16:00:40 UTC, Ola Fosheim Grøstad wrote: That also means that BETA does not distinguish between a function call and an assignment. Hey, neither does D! writeln("Hello, World!"); writeln = "Hello, World!";

Re: Beta D 2.069.0-b1

2015-10-11 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 11 October 2015 at 17:27:39 UTC, Ola Fosheim Grøstad wrote: On Sunday, 11 October 2015 at 16:42:36 UTC, Meta wrote: On Sunday, 11 October 2015 at 16:00:40 UTC, Ola Fosheim Grøstad wrote: That also means that BETA does not distinguish between a function call and an assignment. Hey,

Re: Beta D 2.069.0-b1

2015-10-13 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 October 2015 at 13:18:36 UTC, Kagamin wrote: Well, in order to pass the result of a function call to a template parameter means that the function must be evaluated at compile time, which is not always possible, so it probably doesn't make sense to call a function when passed as

Re: Beta D 2.069.0-b1

2015-10-09 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 10 October 2015 at 02:31:51 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: That's what I meant, weird use-case, at best it's a callback better/setter. I've never written such code, but even if you would, the 2 pairs of parens are only a tiny problem for generic code, nothing to warrant the invasive

Re: Four new DConf 2015 videos

2015-07-08 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 8 July 2015 at 16:26:31 UTC, QAston wrote: Looks like you've destroyed C++ concepts with this talk. It's kind of unfortunate for C++ because D has the benefit of hindsight. Ranges instead of iterators, DbI instead of Concepts/Generic Programming, static if/version/templates

Re: Beta D 2.068.1-b2

2015-09-02 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 1 September 2015 at 19:15:48 UTC, Jacob Carlborg wrote: On 2015-09-01 15:40, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: I'm not 100% sure, but that does seem like a bug. You should be able to completely mask toString from a base class if you don't specify override IMO. Perhaps we need an

Re: Blog post : OOP composition with mixins

2015-09-01 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 24 August 2015 at 11:10:16 UTC, Dicebot wrote: Rough summary of the talk I have given for recent Berlin D meetup event: https://blog.dicebot.lv/posts/2015/08/OOP_composition_with_mixins Are you planning on submitting this article to Reddit/Hacker News?

Re: Blog post : OOP composition with mixins

2015-09-01 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 1 September 2015 at 14:32:11 UTC, Dicebot wrote: On Tuesday, 1 September 2015 at 14:11:44 UTC, Meta wrote: On Monday, 24 August 2015 at 11:10:16 UTC, Dicebot wrote: Rough summary of the talk I have given for recent Berlin D meetup event:

Re: Build It And They Will Not Come

2015-09-12 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 12 September 2015 at 14:25:46 UTC, Nick Sabalausky wrote: That's pretty similar to how I felt about Doom3: People complained how "unrealistic" it was to not be able to duct tape the flashlight to the gun, but...For crap's sake, it's a game about a demon invasion from hell and one

Re: Beta D 2.068.2-b2

2015-09-15 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 14 September 2015 at 21:05:42 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: The second beta for the 2.068.2 point release fixes an regression with destroy that could result in a memory leak [¹]. http://downloads.dlang.org/pre-releases/2.x/2.068.2/ -Martin [¹]:

Re: "Programming in D" paper book is available for purchase

2015-09-27 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 9 September 2015 at 12:28:21 UTC, Ali Çehreli wrote: On 08/18/2015 05:57 PM, Ali Çehreli wrote: > it is up to date with 2.068 http://ddili.org/ders/d.en/index.html This information is coming a little late but here are the changes since the previous release on December 15:

Re: New blog about D

2015-09-27 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
I didn't even notice the blog name at first; I don't think it makes that much of a difference, and it wouldn't put me off reading articles from the blog. Usually blog posts are linked to directly from sites like Hackernews and Reddit anyway. As for the post itself, I enjoyed it. Vector

Re: Scriptlike v0.9.4 - Perl-like interpolated strings, full examples and more.

2015-09-25 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 25 September 2015 at 14:38:33 UTC, Nick Sabalausky wrote: I like that idea. It it feasible? I'd always assumed the syntaxes were different because they needed to be for some sort of technical reason. But now that I look at it...maybe that could work after all? At first glance I

Re: Beta D 2.068.2-b2

2015-09-21 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 21 September 2015 at 13:23:21 UTC, Rory McGuire wrote: That takes forever on 2.068.0 as well. Even as: import std.range; uint[ushort.max] inst; alias InstElem = ElementType!(typeof(inst)); even weirder (to me at least) its related to the number of items in "inst". uint[1] is quick.

Re: Scriptlike v0.9.4 - Perl-like interpolated strings, full examples and more.

2015-09-23 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 23 September 2015 at 19:28:03 UTC, Nick Sabalausky wrote: On 09/23/2015 03:18 PM, Chad Joan wrote: This is why I argued for alternative mixin syntax in D some ... years? ... ago. It'd be really cool to have a writefln overload that did this: int somevar = 42; writefln#("This

Re: Writing a scalable chat room service in D

2016-01-04 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 January 2016 at 10:19:52 UTC, Sönke Ludwig wrote: Finally published the article that I had prepared in autumn last year. It gives an overview of the basic functionality needed to implement a typical web application using vibe.d. The example uses Redis as a data store - using other

Re: Beta D 2.069.2-b1

2015-11-28 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 28 November 2015 at 23:11:06 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: On Saturday, 28 November 2015 at 21:37:35 UTC IMO, this should not be released until https://issues.dlang.org/show_bug.cgi?id=15281 is fixed. It's a very obvious and embarrassing bug. Yes, but someone has to do it. It's

Re: Facebook is using D in production starting today

2016-06-03 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 11 October 2013 at 00:36:12 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: Today I committed the first 5112 lines of D code to Facebook's repository. The project is in heavy daily use at Facebook. Compared to the original version (written in C++) we've measured massive wins in all of source code

Re: foo => "bar" key/value literals in D!

2016-05-25 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 25 May 2016 at 11:22:41 UTC, Jacob Carlborg wrote: I don't think this is the right approach. I think the correct approach is to allow introspection of template parameters [1]. That would allow to get the parameter names without having to instantiate the template. Is that true?

Re: D-Man culture

2016-06-21 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 20 June 2016 at 14:14:06 UTC, Martin Tschierschke wrote: On Sunday, 19 June 2016 at 15:01:33 UTC, Seb wrote: Hi, I am not sure how much you have heard about the D-Man, but in Japan there is an entire culture based on the D-Man! As I learned about this by accident (and even Walter

Re: D-Man culture

2016-06-21 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 21 June 2016 at 19:13:09 UTC, Meta wrote: On Monday, 20 June 2016 at 14:14:06 UTC, Martin Tschierschke wrote: On Sunday, 19 June 2016 at 15:01:33 UTC, Seb wrote: Hi, I am not sure how much you have heard about the D-Man, but in Japan there is an entire culture based on the D-Man!

Re: Release DUB 1.0.0

2016-06-23 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 23 June 2016 at 20:49:23 UTC, Basile B. wrote: Do "single-file packages" have a special name, ie official, e.g if I want to add a menu item for this ? - Compile and run single file DUB package - Compile and run monolithic DUB package - ? I also think to "runnable DUB module" or

Re: GSoC Summer of Code Update

2016-06-25 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 24 June 2016 at 17:26:19 UTC, Craig Dillabaugh wrote: Just wanted to congratulate our 4 Google Summer of Code students who have now officially all passed their mid-term evaluations. So congrats to Lodovico, Wojciech, Jeremy, and Sebastian for making it this far, and thanks to the

Re: unit-threaded v0.6.5 - Type-parametrized tests

2016-03-10 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 9 March 2016 at 18:01:49 UTC, Atila Neves wrote: The forum must be sick of hearing from me... :P I'm always excited for a new release of unit-threaded

Re: Release D 2.071.0

2016-04-06 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 5 April 2016 at 22:43:05 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: This release fixes many long-standing issues with imports and the module system. See the changelog for more details. Thanks to everyone who worked on fixing and pushing this through. I thought I would never see the day when this

Re: Units of Measurement Library: units-d

2016-04-01 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 1 April 2016 at 22:54:53 UTC, Simen Kjaeraas wrote: On Friday, 1 April 2016 at 21:46:35 UTC, ag0aep6g wrote: On 01.04.2016 22:59, Simen Kjaeraas wrote: The usual way to fix it would be to include __FILE__ and __LINE__ in the template arguments: Right, no mixin this way. I

Re: foo => "bar" key/value literals in D!

2016-05-23 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 23 May 2016 at 19:00:40 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: Have I gone completely mad?!?! --- void main() { import std.stdio; writeln(obj!( foo => "bar", baz => 12 )); } --- Prints out: { foo: bar baz: 12 } A few

Re: foo => "bar" key/value literals in D!

2016-05-23 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 24 May 2016 at 01:11:39 UTC, Meta wrote: Clever and terrible. Now just modify the code to generate a struct or class and you've invented new anonymous struct/object syntax. Also, I think this has revealed a bug (or deficiency) in the compiler. If you put this inside the foreach

Re: unit-threaded v0.6.13 - tags, autotags and support for integration tests

2016-05-17 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 17 May 2016 at 09:54:15 UTC, Marc Schütz wrote: You surely mean "used to be destroy", right? Good question... If I write this: struct Test { ~this() { writeln("destroying Test"); } } with (Test()) { //Do stuff } Will Test's destructor be run once we exit the `with`

Re: unit-threaded v0.6.13 - tags, autotags and support for integration tests

2016-05-16 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 16 May 2016 at 08:37:48 UTC, Atila Neves wrote: with(immutable Sandbox()) { writeFile("foo.txt", "foobarbaz\ntoto"); // can also pass string[] for lines shouldExist("foo.txt"); shouldNotExist("bar.txt"); shouldEqualLines("foo.txt", ["foobarbaz", "toto"]); } That's

Re: D-Man culture

2016-07-21 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 21 July 2016 at 09:42:54 UTC, Sean Campbell wrote: I did this about a week ago. ___ /\ /\ \_ _/ \_ _/ / / \ \ / / \ \ / / \ \ \ \ /___/\ / / \ \ | __ \

Re: The D Language Foundation has filed for non-profit status

2016-07-21 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
D is almost becoming respectable ;-) It's come far from even 2013

Re: DIP1000: Scoped Pointers

2016-08-16 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 16 August 2016 at 16:34:05 UTC, Dicebot wrote: On 08/16/2016 07:26 PM, Patrick Schluter wrote: What happens in that case ? void test() { scope rnd = new Rnd; // reference semantic and stack allocated Rnd rnd2; rnd2 = rnd;

Re: Moonshot: a DMD fork that outputs Lua

2017-02-21 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 21 February 2017 at 12:45:47 UTC, Mithun Hunsur wrote: Hi all, I've been working on a little project over the last month and a half, inspired by Adam's dtojs (https://github.com/adamdruppe/dtojs). I've always wanted a typed, powerful, embeddable scripting language, but found the

Re: Beta D 2.073.1-b1

2017-02-08 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 9 February 2017 at 00:31:17 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: First beta for the 2.073.1 point release. This version resolves a few regressions and bugs in the 2.073.0 release. http://dlang.org/download.html#dmd_beta http://dlang.org/changelog/2.073.1.html Please report any bugs at

Re: Please say hello to Alexandru

2016-10-06 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 6 October 2016 at 08:56:43 UTC, Alexandru Razvan Caciulescu wrote: On Tuesday, 4 October 2016 at 23:01:37 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: Hello everyone, It is with great joy and honor to announce that Alexandru Razvan Caciulescu will work with the D Language Foundation

Re: On the future of DIP1000

2016-08-27 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
Best to add him to your killfile instead of responding.

Re: [GSoC] Mir.random.flex - Generic non-uniform random sampling

2016-08-22 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 22 August 2016 at 15:34:47 UTC, Seb wrote: Hey all, I am proud to publish a report of my GSoC work as two extensive blog posts, which explain non-uniform random sampling and the mir.random.flex package (part of Mir > 0.16-beta2):

Re: New user, even she does not know yet

2016-09-26 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 26 September 2016 at 12:06:58 UTC, Daniel Kozak wrote: https://onedrive.live.com/?authkey=!AEQ5lsngH-Oe3DA=87E57DF7155C89C9!24197=87E57DF7155C89C9 Congratulations!

Re: DIP 1003: remove `body` as a keyword

2016-11-22 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 22 November 2016 at 15:11:04 UTC, Sönke Ludwig wrote: Am 21.11.2016 um 22:19 schrieb Timon Gehr: 3 is ambiguous. Can you give an example? I'm curious as well. I considered that option 3 might be ambiguous but I managed to convince myself that it wouldn't be. I'm guessing

Re: Boston D Language Meetup in Back Bay

2016-11-16 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 17 November 2016 at 01:20:58 UTC, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: I had one job... Forgot to post the link BEFORE the live stream. In any case, it was recorded and is here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dVuPgbRIljA Sorry, please accept my shameful apology. -Steve I was

Re: New team member: Lucia

2016-10-15 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
Welcome. It's great that grad students are interested in working on D.

Re: DIP 1003: remove `body` as a keyword

2016-12-15 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 15 December 2016 at 15:31:40 UTC, Basile B. wrote: On Sunday, 11 December 2016 at 20:27:36 UTC, Meta wrote: On Sunday, 11 December 2016 at 11:33:40 UTC, Basile B. wrote: DIP 1003 is faddish. It would really be better to have a system that would allow any keyword to be used as

Re: DIP 1003: remove `body` as a keyword

2016-12-11 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 11 December 2016 at 11:33:40 UTC, Basile B. wrote: DIP 1003 is faddish. It would really be better to have a system that would allow any keyword to be used as identifier. An escape system is the key. It would also guarantee that the DIP would not be accepted. With this DIP I aimed

Re: running D on AWS lambda

2016-12-29 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 29 December 2016 at 22:45:53 UTC, extrawurst wrote: Thanks again for this article. I am working with that and created my first amazon alexa skill with that in D! blog post will follow ;) Imagine "Alexa, ask dlang to report news on the forums" :P ~Stephan Ha, that sounds really

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