Re: Z80 Emulation Engine

2014-04-22 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tue, 22 Apr 2014 02:41:49 -0400, Manu via Digitalmars-d-announce digitalmars-d-announce@puremagic.com wrote: On 22 April 2014 16:29, Jacob Carlborg via Digitalmars-d-announce digitalmars-d-announce@puremagic.com wrote: On 22/04/14 07:57, Manu via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: Yeah, I

Re: Gearing up for DConf 2014

2014-05-19 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Mon, 19 May 2014 12:24:59 -0400, Atila Neves atila.ne...@gmail.com wrote: Any specific instructions for the speakers, are people meeting up in the Aloft beforehand somewhere, or do I just turn up to Facebook, say DConf and it'll be fine? You didn't get your all-access backstage pass

Re: Gearing up for DConf 2014

2014-05-19 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Mon, 19 May 2014 15:16:20 -0400, Walter Bright newshou...@digitalmars.com wrote: On 5/19/2014 11:11 AM, Andrej Mitrovic via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: Walter Bright a.k.a. Walter Bright That just caused a stack overflow in my brain. Had to reboot it.

Re: DConf 2013 Pictures

2014-05-20 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tue, 20 May 2014 15:37:10 -0400, Ali Çehreli acehr...@yahoo.com wrote: I hope it's not too stale. :p http://acehreli.org/DConf_2013_Pictures/ Not at all! I haven't seen a good collection of photos from last year. Awesome! -Steve

Re: DConf 2013 Pictures

2014-05-21 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tue, 20 May 2014 23:44:42 -0400, Manu via Digitalmars-d-announce digitalmars-d-announce@puremagic.com wrote: On 21 May 2014 13:25, David Ellsworth via Digitalmars-d-announce digitalmars-d-announce@puremagic.com wrote: On Tuesday, 20 May 2014 at 19:37:11 UTC, Ali Çehreli wrote: I hope

Re: Livestreaming DConf?

2014-05-22 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thu, 22 May 2014 06:09:27 -0400, Nordlöw per.nord...@gmail.com wrote: We at Facebook are very excited about the upcoming DConf 2014. Will the videos be available afterwards at Andreis Youtube stream like last year? http://forum.dlang.org/post/lkkgrq$1edp$1...@digitalmars.com -Steve

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

2014-05-23 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Fri, 23 May 2014 12:29:12 -0700, Andrei Alexandrescu seewebsiteforem...@erdani.org wrote: Adam graciously shared the slides of his DConf 2014 talk with us: http://imgur.com/hHCN3OL Oh cool! finally the conference-goers can see the slides :) -Steve

Re: Scott Meyers' DConf 2014 keynote The Last Thing D Needs

2014-05-27 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tue, 27 May 2014 14:57:46 -0400, w0rp devw...@gmail.com wrote: That was brilliant. I think Scott made two very good points. D needs people like himself to educate others I think you misunderstood that point ;) He was saying to make D so that we DON'T need specialists like himself that

Re: Scott Meyers' DConf 2014 keynote The Last Thing D Needs

2014-05-27 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tue, 27 May 2014 16:11:12 -0400, w0rp devw...@gmail.com wrote: On Tuesday, 27 May 2014 at 19:43:57 UTC, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: On Tue, 27 May 2014 14:57:46 -0400, w0rp devw...@gmail.com wrote: That was brilliant. I think Scott made two very good points. D needs people like himself

Re: [OT] Re: Scott Meyers' DConf 2014 keynote The Last Thing D Needs

2014-05-29 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thu, 29 May 2014 04:57:14 -0400, Alix Pexton alix.dot.pex...@gmail.dot.com wrote: On 28/05/2014 2:05 PM, Craig Dillabaugh wrote: On Tuesday, 27 May 2014 at 21:40:00 UTC, Walter Bright wrote: On 5/27/2014 2:22 PM, w0rp wrote: I'm actually a native speaker of 25 years and I didn't get it

Re: Scott Meyers' DConf 2014 keynote The Last Thing D Needs

2014-05-29 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wed, 28 May 2014 22:38:55 -0400, Jesse Phillips jesse.k.phillip...@gmail.com wrote: On Wednesday, 28 May 2014 at 04:48:11 UTC, Jesse Phillips wrote: I did a translation of most of the code in the slides. http://dpaste.dzfl.pl/72b5cfcb72e4 I'm planning to transform it into blog post (or

Re: Adam D. Ruppe's D Cookbook now available!

2014-05-29 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thu, 29 May 2014 06:20:51 -0400, Atila Neves atila.ne...@gmail.com wrote: For some reason I didn't even know it was available as an ebook until I read this. At which point I promptly bought it. Dead trees and their lack of Ctrl-F... :) To be fair, the physical book comes with access to

Re: Adam D. Ruppe's D Cookbook now available!

2014-05-29 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thu, 29 May 2014 09:57:40 -0400, Adam D. Ruppe destructiona...@gmail.com wrote: On Thursday, 29 May 2014 at 13:01:50 UTC, Szymon Gatner wrote: Later in same chapter: ... or being collected by the garbage collector—its destructor is called, if present. Is that really true? hmm, you

Re: Scott Meyers' DConf 2014 keynote The Last Thing D Needs

2014-05-29 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thu, 29 May 2014 10:20:39 -0400, Jesse Phillips jesse.k.phillip...@gmail.com wrote: On Thursday, 29 May 2014 at 13:11:52 UTC, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: IIRC, the entire section of global TLS data is initialized, and is all contiguous memory, so it would be anti-performant to initialize

Re: Scott Meyers' DConf 2014 keynote The Last Thing D Needs

2014-05-29 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thu, 29 May 2014 13:12:24 -0400, Walter Bright newshou...@digitalmars.com wrote: On 5/29/2014 6:11 AM, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: struct X { int a; int b = void; // also initialized to 0. } This is because X must blit an init for a, and it would be silly to go through the

Re: Scott Meyers' DConf 2014 keynote The Last Thing D Needs

2014-05-29 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thu, 29 May 2014 14:11:27 -0400, Dmitry Olshansky dmitry.o...@gmail.com wrote: 29-May-2014 04:58, Walter Bright пишет: On 5/28/2014 5:35 PM, Brian Rogoff wrote: Could you elaborate? Using some of the examples Brian gave, which ones do you think are are mathematically consistent/human

Re: Scott Meyers' DConf 2014 keynote The Last Thing D Needs

2014-05-29 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thu, 29 May 2014 15:24:06 -0400, Dmitry Olshansky dmitry.o...@gmail.com wrote: Let it be just a declaration, as simple as that. Attributes affect other declarations in the scope, static if doesn't. Sure it does: private: int a; int b; equivalent to private int a; private int b;

Re: Scott Meyers' DConf 2014 keynote The Last Thing D Needs

2014-05-29 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thu, 29 May 2014 15:29:31 -0400, Walter Bright newshou...@digitalmars.com wrote: On 5/29/2014 11:11 AM, Dmitry Olshansky wrote: Static if is certainly NOT an attribute, it doesn't make any sense. Yes, it does make sense. It was not an accident that the frontend treats it as it does,

Re: Scott Meyers' DConf 2014 keynote The Last Thing D Needs

2014-05-30 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thu, 29 May 2014 21:15:21 -0400, deadalnix deadal...@gmail.com wrote: On Thursday, 29 May 2014 at 19:06:15 UTC, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: Static if is certainly NOT an attribute, it doesn't make any sense. Well... it sorta does. static if does not introduce a new scope, even with {},

Re: Scott Meyers' DConf 2014 keynote The Last Thing D Needs

2014-06-02 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sat, 31 May 2014 18:56:17 -0400, Timon Gehr timon.g...@gmx.ch wrote: On 05/30/2014 02:37 PM, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: in which case static if(cond) { immutable: } int x; should not create x as immutable if cond is true. The current behavior is not consistent with attribute either.

Re: Scott Meyers' DConf 2014 keynote The Last Thing D Needs

2014-06-02 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sat, 31 May 2014 19:27:08 -0400, Walter Bright newshou...@digitalmars.com wrote: On 5/30/2014 5:37 AM, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: On Thu, 29 May 2014 21:15:21 -0400, deadalnix deadal...@gmail.com wrote: On Thursday, 29 May 2014 at 19:06:15 UTC, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: Static if

Re: D Hackday this Friday

2014-06-03 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Mon, 02 Jun 2014 17:46:39 -0400, Justin Whear jus...@economicmodeling.com wrote: On Mon, 02 Jun 2014 17:41:10 +, Jonathan Crapuchettes wrote: After Andrei's call for reducing pull requests and current issues associated with D, the data department at EMSI is doing a Fix D Issues Day

Re: D Hackday this Friday

2014-06-06 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Fri, 06 Jun 2014 12:30:57 -0400, Brad Anderson e...@gnuk.net wrote: On Friday, 6 June 2014 at 16:29:13 UTC, Brad Anderson wrote: On Monday, 2 June 2014 at 17:41:10 UTC, Jonathan Crapuchettes wrote: After Andrei's call for reducing pull requests and current issues associated with D, the

Re: DConf 2014 Day 1 Talk 2

2014-06-06 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Fri, 06 Jun 2014 02:57:47 -0400, Dicebot pub...@dicebot.lv wrote: On Tuesday, 3 June 2014 at 16:43:32 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: https://news.ycombinator.com/newest http://www.reddit.com/r/programming/comments/277k5c/dconf_2014_day_1_talk_2_templates_in_the_wild_a/ Andrei One thing

Re: DMD 2.066 Alpha

2014-06-13 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Fri, 13 Jun 2014 12:49:32 -0400, Andrei Alexandrescu seewebsiteforem...@erdani.org wrote: Virtual by default will not change. Being able to negate the final: label is nice to have but not a must. Adding a keyword for that doesn't scale - it would mean we'd need to add one keyword to

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

2014-10-01 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 10/1/14 1:09 AM, Nick Sabalausky wrote: Patches have been issued (and likely more to come from what I gather), so: FWIW, MacOS X now has an update for bash that fixes the bug, apparently came out last night. http://support.apple.com/kb/HT6495 -Steve

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

2014-10-01 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 10/1/14 12:57 PM, Kagamin wrote: On Wednesday, 1 October 2014 at 15:48:58 UTC, Dicebot wrote: This claim is so strange I can't even understand what it is about. Which repositories get abandoned? Repositories of the not latest version of the OS. Because only latest version receives

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

2014-10-06 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 10/2/14 3:42 AM, Kagamin wrote: On Thursday, 2 October 2014 at 07:14:35 UTC, Iain Buclaw via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: Doesn't Linux Mint provide an upgrade facility for you? No idea. I use Linux Mint, I believe I upgraded once *. I don't think it was complex, just an upgrade

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

2014-10-06 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 10/6/14 12:10 PM, Kiith-Sa wrote: On Monday, 6 October 2014 at 15:06:04 UTC, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: On 10/2/14 3:42 AM, Kagamin wrote: On Thursday, 2 October 2014 at 07:14:35 UTC, Iain Buclaw via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: Doesn't Linux Mint provide an upgrade facility for you?

Re: DConf 2015 discounted hotel rooms now available

2015-01-16 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 1/14/15 4:26 PM, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: https://twitter.com/D_Programming/status/555471499893944323 They're available through May 12, but the number of rooms reserved is reserved and first-come-first-served, so book soon. Many thanks to Chuck Allison for facilitating this! Thanks

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-15 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 1/13/15 9:08 AM, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: I've started writing a weekly D newsletter. Here's the first issue, any feedback welcome! http://arsdnet.net/this-week-in-d/jan-12.html In the future, I intend to have it written by Saturday for a weekend release, so if you want something to appear this

Re: Release Candidate D 2.067.0-rc1

2015-03-17 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 3/17/15 7:18 AM, Daniel Kozak wrote: On Monday, 16 March 2015 at 21:38:22 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: 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.

Re: Release Candidate D 2.067.0-rc1

2015-03-24 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 3/24/15 7:48 AM, Szymon Gatner wrote: On Tuesday, 24 March 2015 at 00:26:13 UTC, Daniel Murphy wrote: Szymon Gatner wrote in message news:oofoormyfxkefokvk...@forum.dlang.org... i really try not to be whiny about it but it is sooo frustrating. d advertises itself as easy to integrate with

Re: This Week in D #11: new release, undocumented feature exposed, FAQ answered, DConf schedule posted.

2015-03-30 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 3/29/15 10:35 PM, weaselcat wrote: On Monday, 30 March 2015 at 01:14:59 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: http://arsdnet.net/this-week-in-d/mar-29.html The big pieces have already been posted to Reddit, so idk if we want to post again, but if you want to, go ahead and just post the reddit link here

Re: Release D 2.067.0

2015-03-24 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 3/24/15 2:18 PM, Martin Nowak wrote: One way to improve this would be to have changelogs in the dmd/druntime/phobos repo and make the entries part of the pull requests. +1000 -Steve

Re: Monday is last day for DConf 2015 registrations

2015-05-18 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 5/17/15 10:20 PM, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: On 5/17/15 6:56 PM, Walter Bright wrote: Because we have to give the head count to caterer on Tuesday. http://dconf.org/2015/registration.html Time to stop procrastinating! See you there! Also, to registrants and speakers: please make sure you

Re: Monday is last day for DConf 2015 registrations

2015-05-18 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 5/18/15 10:29 AM, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: On 5/17/15 10:20 PM, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: On 5/17/15 6:56 PM, Walter Bright wrote: Because we have to give the head count to caterer on Tuesday. http://dconf.org/2015/registration.html Time to stop procrastinating! See you there! Also,

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

2015-06-05 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/5/15 8:57 AM, Vladimir Panteleev wrote: On Friday, 5 June 2015 at 09:16:30 UTC, sigod wrote: How about markdown support? It can have completely client-side implementation. I have thought for a long time about this. It's tricky. ... 5. You can't edit posts once sent. This means that if

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b1

2015-06-25 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/25/15 6:34 AM, Martin Nowak wrote: if it wasn't in master when we merged master into stable it won't be part of the release. 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

Re: D Language Runtime (klickverbot) - DConf 2015

2015-06-24 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/24/15 4:43 PM, rsw0x wrote: On Wednesday, 24 June 2015 at 20:14:02 UTC, Walter Bright wrote: https://www.reddit.com/r/programming/comments/3axgwn/d_language_runtime_klickverbot_dconf_2015/ David, could you please post an AMA there? He briefly mentions rtinfo then says it's not part of

Re: DConf 2015 has ended. See you in Berlin at DConf 2016!

2015-06-01 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/1/15 11:40 AM, Dan Olson wrote: Dicebot pub...@dicebot.lv writes: - Moving fibers between threads (though there is some hope that Liran managed to convince Walter it is a bad idea) I am interesting in this one. What was the decision, that Fibers should or should not be allowed to

Re: DConf parking info and code

2015-05-27 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 5/27/15 8:34 AM, John Colvin wrote: On Wednesday, 27 May 2015 at 14:00:20 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: Where is the conference itself? Sorenson centre, sc213a/b Sorensen Andrei informs me :) -Steve

Re: DConf parking info and code

2015-05-27 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 5/27/15 8:34 AM, John Colvin wrote: On Wednesday, 27 May 2015 at 14:00:20 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: Where is the conference itself? Sorenson centre, sc213a/b In case this helps:

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b1

2015-06-30 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/30/15 6:58 AM, extrawurst wrote: On Tuesday, 30 June 2015 at 10:52:39 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: 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?

Re: Monday is last day for DConf 2015 registrations

2015-05-21 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 5/19/15 6:59 PM, Brad Anderson wrote: On Monday, 18 May 2015 at 19:59:08 UTC, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: [snip] I just booked a car, but could cancel it. Anyone from the area know whether it's worth having a car there or should I just book a shuttle to/from the airport? The Salt Lake and

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

2015-07-24 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 7/24/15 2:33 PM, Ali Çehreli wrote: On 07/22/2015 02:19 PM, notna wrote: Btw., @Ali: I'm would still love to buy the best ever Dlang book/documentation/reference, which for me is your (and/or the Turkish Dlang communities) Programming in D bible! Thank you very much! It should be even

Re: Firs step of D/Objective-C merged

2015-07-13 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 7/11/15 4:25 PM, Jacob Carlborg wrote: I just manged to get all tests passing on all platforms. Now the first step of D/Objective-C has been merged [1][2]. The only thing that's supported for now is calling Objective-C instance methods from D. I want to give special thanks to Michel Fortin

Re: dcrypt - a cryptography library written in D

2015-07-13 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 7/13/15 2:11 PM, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: On Monday, 13 July 2015 at 18:07:25 UTC, Jonathan M Davis wrote: Now, with a name like that, will it be able _en_crypt as well? ;) encrypt - a cryptography library written in English Better would be something that takes any stream of bytes and

Re: "Programming in D" ebook is available for purchase

2015-11-10 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 10/30/15 3:29 AM, Joakim wrote: But I don't see how bitcoin is similar to any of those, perhaps you have _some_ explanation? You don't have to keep the bitcoin, all those sites will buy your bitcoin with dollars anytime you want. It's just an open way to trade value- in your case, just

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

2015-10-16 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 10/16/15 2:24 PM, Ola Fosheim Grøstad wrote: On Friday, 16 October 2015 at 17:38:01 UTC, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: For example, let's say you have a product that doesn't use JSON. It's proprietary, and you distribute it under a proprietary license. You want to include JSON parsing, so you

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

2015-10-16 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 10/16/15 11:56 AM, Ola Fosheim Grøstad wrote: On Friday, 16 October 2015 at 15:36:26 UTC, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: You certainly can link with it, and then your code becomes GPL. No, the code is code. It is an artifact. The GPL is a legal document. The legal document says what rights

Re: Beta D 2.069.0-b1

2015-10-15 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 10/9/15 10:37 PM, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: On Saturday, 10 October 2015 at 02:31:51 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: nothing to warrant the invasive language feature @property is. There's no reason for @property to be invasive. ALL it needs to do is handle that one case, it shouldn't even be used

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

2015-10-16 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 10/16/15 6:20 AM, Ola Fosheim Grøstad wrote: On Thursday, 15 October 2015 at 22:13:07 UTC, Jonathan M Davis wrote: On Thursday, October 15, 2015 14:51:58 Johannes Pfau via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: BTW: Is there a reason why the code is GPL licensed? I understand that people might want

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

2015-10-16 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 10/16/15 11:07 AM, Ola Fosheim Grøstad wrote: On Friday, 16 October 2015 at 12:53:09 UTC, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: No, you cannot link against GPL library without making your code also GPL. "Services" I don't think have anything to do with this, we are talking about binary linking. Yes,

Re: Beta D 2.069.0-b1

2015-10-08 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 10/8/15 4:59 PM, NVolcz wrote: On Wednesday, 7 October 2015 at 22:33:09 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: First beta for the 2.069.0 release. http://dlang.org/download.html#dmd_beta http://dlang.org/changelog/2.069.0.html Please report any bugs at https://issues.dlang.org -Martin The changelog

Re: Beta D 2.068.0-b1

2015-07-09 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/25/15 8:25 PM, Mike wrote: On Wednesday, 24 June 2015 at 23:14:05 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: First beta for the 2.068.0 release. Martin, I saw your post about a potentially using Trello (http://forum.dlang.org/post/55586d5b.8020...@dawg.eu), and I added a link to it on the Wiki

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

2015-08-27 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 8/27/15 2:03 PM, Colin wrote: On Thursday, 27 August 2015 at 16:01:54 UTC, BBasile wrote: On Monday, 24 August 2015 at 18:43:01 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: [...] That's courageous, particularly past 50 yo. It's a different culture, past 50 yo in Europe people choose security, but in

Re: Dynamic arrays

2015-08-31 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 8/31/15 5:09 PM, Minas Mina wrote: I have started a series of tutorials in D. This is my latest blog post, which is about dynamic arrays: http://minas-mina.com/2015/08/31/dynamic-arrays/ Constructive criticism is welcome. Technical difference, in an array layout, length comes first, then

Re: Dynamic arrays

2015-08-31 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 8/31/15 5:36 PM, John Colvin wrote: On Monday, 31 August 2015 at 21:29:09 UTC, anonymous wrote: On Monday 31 August 2015 23:09, Minas Mina wrote: I have started a series of tutorials in D. This is my latest blog post, which is about dynamic arrays:

Re: Beta D 2.068.1-b2

2015-09-04 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 9/4/15 8:04 AM, Martin Nowak wrote: On Tuesday, 1 September 2015 at 06:33:30 UTC, Jacob Carlborg wrote: I suspect this is intended? The problem is that you're hiding a method that is still reachable through the vtable. Rather than throwing a runtime error this was changed to a compiler

Re: Beta D 2.068.1-b2

2015-09-04 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 9/4/15 8:20 AM, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: On 9/1/15 3:13 PM, Jacob Carlborg wrote: On 2015-09-01 15:40, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: I'm not 100% sure, but that does seem like a bug. I see now that there's a deprecation message when compiling with 2.067.0. So it looks like it's

Re: Beta D 2.068.1-b2

2015-09-04 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 9/1/15 3:13 PM, Jacob Carlborg wrote: On 2015-09-01 15:40, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: I'm not 100% sure, but that does seem like a bug. I see now that there's a deprecation message when compiling with 2.067.0. So it looks like it's intended. Really? I don't see any deprecation message

Re: 1st Ever Artificial Consciousness to be Written in D Language

2015-09-02 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 9/2/15 10:41 AM, GrandAxe wrote: This is to inform the D Language community that the first viable general artificial algorithm is being written in D. It is called Organic Big data intelligence (OBI); the website is at www.okeuvo.com. Some of its capabilities are: 1. Ability to learn 2.

Re: Beta D 2.068.1-b2

2015-09-04 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 9/4/15 8:14 AM, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: Why did this compile/pass tests then? I wasn't aware of this restriction. https://github.com/D-Programming-Language/phobos/pull/3572 OK, I dug into it further. It seems that under some level of detection of whether a function that could be

Re: D-Day for DMD is today!

2015-09-01 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 9/1/15 6:48 AM, "Luís Marques wrote: On Sunday, 23 August 2015 at 05:17:33 UTC, Walter Bright wrote: We have made the switch from C++ DMD to D DMD! Is there a rough prediction of when the use of phobos in ddmd will start to be accepted? I'm not a dmd dev, but I'm

Re: Beta D 2.068.1-b2

2015-09-01 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 9/1/15 2:34 AM, Jacob Carlborg wrote: On 2015-08-31 08:01, Martin Nowak wrote: First beta for the 2.068.1 point release (we skipped -b1 due to a bug). Here's a piece of code that used to compile in 2.067.0 but not in 2.068.0: class UniText { abstract const char[] toString (char[]

Re: Release D 2.068.1

2015-09-10 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 9/10/15 1:46 PM, Jack Stouffer wrote: On Sunday, 6 September 2015 at 22:32:54 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: Glad to announce D 2.068.1. http://downloads.dlang.org/releases/2.x/2.068.1/ This point release comes with many regression and bug fixes over 2.068.0, see the changelog for more details.

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

2015-12-07 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 12/6/15 11:32 AM, Marc Schütz wrote: On Sunday, 6 December 2015 at 14:17:18 UTC, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: On 12/6/15 3:29 AM, Adil Baig via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: +1 Same error. This part may help : This server could not prove that it is *www.dlang.org *;

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

2015-12-06 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 12/6/15 3:29 AM, Adil Baig via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: +1 Same error. This part may help : This server could not prove that it is *www.dlang.org *; its security certificate is from*dlang.org * * * You will need a wild-card certificate (cheaper)

Re: Three Cool Things about D

2015-12-22 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 12/22/15 1:29 PM, David Nadlinger wrote: --- ulong factorial(this n) { return n <= 1 ? 1 : n * factorial(n - 1); } --- Am I missing some new feature here? What does the 'this' mean? -Steve

Re: Silicon Valley D Meetup December 17, 2015

2015-12-18 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 12/18/15 11:01 AM, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: On 12/17/2015 10:07 PM, Ali Cehreli wrote: On Thursday, 17 December 2015 at 17:41:30 UTC, Ali Çehreli wrote: On 12/12/2015 05:03 PM, Ali Çehreli wrote: Our guest speaker is Steven Schveighoffer. He will present "Mutability wildcards in D":

Re: Silicon Valley D Meetup December 17, 2015

2015-12-18 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 12/18/15 2:15 PM, Jon D wrote: On Friday, 18 December 2015 at 16:01:48 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: On 12/17/2015 10:07 PM, Ali Cehreli wrote: On Thursday, 17 December 2015 at 17:41:30 UTC, Ali Çehreli wrote: On 12/12/2015 05:03 PM, Ali Çehreli wrote: Our guest speaker is Steven

Re: Official Announcement: 'Learning D' is Released

2015-12-01 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 12/1/15 9:36 AM, Mike Parker wrote: No idea. All I know is I got an email today saying that it was released on the 27th. It's been available for pre-order for several months now. FWIW, I just got an email today from them that it is now published. So you aren't the only one. The email

Re: [OT] bitcoin donation

2015-11-23 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 11/21/15 2:06 AM, Joakim wrote: On Tuesday, 10 November 2015 at 17:23:08 UTC, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: On 10/30/15 3:29 AM, Joakim wrote: But I don't see how bitcoin is similar to any of those, perhaps you have _some_ explanation? You don't have to keep the bitcoin, all those sites

Re: D's Auto Decoding and You

2016-06-02 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/2/16 5:21 PM, jmh530 wrote: On Tuesday, 17 May 2016 at 14:06:37 UTC, Jack Stouffer wrote: If you think there should be any more information included in the article, please let me know so I can add it. I was a little confused by something in the main autodecoding thread, so I read your

Re: The Official D Blog is Live

2016-06-03 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/3/16 4:50 PM, Rory McGuire via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On 03 Jun 2016 22:35, "Jack Stouffer via Digitalmars-d-announce" > wrote: On Friday, 3 June 2016 at 19:33:31 UTC, Mike Parker wrote: The D

Re: Beta release DUB 1.0.0-beta.1

2016-06-08 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/8/16 8:21 AM, Jacob Carlborg wrote: On 2016-06-08 11:15, Sönke Ludwig wrote: I generally really do appreciate your critique, but without backing reasons it doesn't really have a constructive effect. Two good properties about restricting to /+ +/ is that it's still possible to put

Re: Beta release DUB 1.0.0-beta.1

2016-06-10 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/10/16 2:30 AM, Rory McGuire via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: Could we not just make it a requirement that if the file starts with #!... on the first line then the second line _must_ be a comment with the dub file definition? I think this is fine as a requirement. -Steve

Re: Beta release DUB 1.0.0-beta.1

2016-06-09 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/9/16 4:37 PM, Sönke Ludwig wrote: Am 09.06.2016 um 15:06 schrieb Steven Schveighoffer: On 6/8/16 2:45 PM, Sönke Ludwig wrote: (...) Apart from what I've already mentioned in my first reply to Jacob, I think there is nothing else that couldn't be solved in either case. "It's still

Re: Beta release DUB 1.0.0-beta.1

2016-06-09 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/8/16 2:45 PM, Sönke Ludwig wrote: Am 08.06.2016 um 16:58 schrieb Steven Schveighoffer: I agree with Jacob. A comment is a comment. Well, there are normal comments, doc comments and now DUB recipe comments. But at least if doc comments serve as an analogy, those are possible with all

Re: D's Auto Decoding and You

2016-06-03 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/2/16 5:33 PM, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: On 6/2/16 5:27 PM, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: On 6/2/16 5:21 PM, jmh530 wrote: On Tuesday, 17 May 2016 at 14:06:37 UTC, Jack Stouffer wrote: If you think there should be any more information included in the article, please let me know so I can

Re: Facebook is using D in production starting today

2016-06-03 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/3/16 2:27 AM, Animesh wrote: 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

Re: The D language online tour - tour.dlang.org

2016-05-25 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 5/25/16 1:22 PM, Ali Çehreli wrote: On 05/25/2016 08:18 AM, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: IMO, just say "if and else are your friends", as "else if" is really not it's own construct. I like my own description of "else if" here: :) http://ddili.org/ders/d.en/if.html#ix_if.else%20if

Re: C++ to D converter based on clang

2016-05-28 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 28 May 2016 at 11:02:37 UTC, Loïc HAMOT wrote: Hello, I am working on a C++ to D converter. The project is opensource, on github : https://github.com/lhamot/CPP2D [...] Very nice! Looking at your examples, you should know that the default protection in D classes is public.

July D Boston Meetup gathering

2016-06-14 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
Just announced. If you are in the area, come join us! http://www.meetup.com/Boston-area-D-Programming-Language-Meetup/events/231887464/ -Steve

First Boston D language meetup

2016-05-27 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
I added a meetup date for next Thursday. If any one is interested: http://www.meetup.com/Boston-area-D-Programming-Language-Meetup/events/231443603/ -Steve

Re: First Boston D language meetup

2016-06-02 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 5/27/16 1:35 PM, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: I added a meetup date for next Thursday. If any one is interested: http://www.meetup.com/Boston-area-D-Programming-Language-Meetup/events/231443603/ Just a reminder, for those Bostonians (and surrounding areas) that may have missed this, the

Re: First Boston D language meetup

2016-06-02 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 2 June 2016 at 15:37:27 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: Due to an emergency at my wife's work I'd rather move this to tomorrow, same time. Sameer if you see this please let us know if you're okay with the change. -- Andrei Moved to Friday, same time/place. See you then! -Steve

Re: [Blog post] Operator overloading for structs in D

2016-06-02 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/2/16 2:34 PM, Minas Mina wrote: I have written a blog post about operator overloading for structs. You can find it here: https://www.reddit.com/r/programming/comments/4m8mgr/operator_overloading_for_structs_in_d/ Comments and suggestions are appreciated. Cool. You missed one very

Re: Beta D 2.070.1-b1

2016-02-26 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 2/26/16 8:21 AM, Temtaime wrote: On Thursday, 25 February 2016 at 11:39:28 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote: On Thursday, 25 February 2016 at 08:52:14 UTC, nkgu wrote: That's nothing but the DL link in http://dlang.org/changelog/2.070.1.html is broken. Thanks, fixed. I got a tons of «

Re: Blog article on new import changes

2016-03-29 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 3/29/16 11:49 AM, Jack Stouffer wrote: Here are some notes I jotted down when reading it Thanks, all fixed. Note, the "upcoming" note was added hastily before publishing because I realized 2.071 hasn't been released. Now reads: "In the upcoming version of D, several changes have been

Blog article on new import changes

2016-03-29 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
I anticipate 2.071.0 is going to cause a lot of deprecation messages and strange errors to occur, due to the fixes of very long-standing import bugs. I wrote a blog post (actually my first ever) on this, let me know what you think (and please, any clarifications/errors, let me know):

Re: Release D 2.071.0

2016-04-06 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 4/5/16 6:43 PM, Martin Nowak wrote: Glad to announce D 2.071.0. http://dlang.org/download.html This release fixes many long-standing issues with imports and the module system. See the changelog for more details. http://dlang.org/changelog/2.071.0.html So glad to see these fixed! BTW, a

Re: D Profile Viewer

2016-03-25 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 3/24/16 4:34 PM, Andrew wrote: Hi I wrote a program to turn the non-human-readable trace.log into an interactive HTML file that can be used to help profile a D program. Its here: https://bitbucket.org/andrewtrotman/d-profile-viewer There's also a readme that (hopefully) explains how to use

Re: Blog article on new import changes

2016-03-29 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 3/29/16 1:01 PM, Dicebot wrote: On Tuesday, 29 March 2016 at 15:25:27 UTC, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: I anticipate 2.071.0 is going to cause a lot of deprecation messages and strange errors to occur, due to the fixes of very long-standing import bugs. I wrote a blog post (actually my first

Re: Blog article on new import changes

2016-03-30 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 3/29/16 11:08 PM, xenon325 wrote: On Tuesday, 29 March 2016 at 15:25:27 UTC, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: I anticipate 2.071.0 is going to cause a lot of deprecation messages and strange errors to occur, due to the fixes of very long-standing import bugs. I wrote a blog post (actually my

Re: Blog article on new import changes

2016-03-29 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 3/29/16 2:02 PM, Sebastiaan Koppe wrote: On Tuesday, 29 March 2016 at 15:25:27 UTC, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: I anticipate 2.071.0 is going to cause a lot of deprecation messages and strange errors to occur, due to the fixes of very long-standing import bugs. I wrote a blog post (actually

Re: Blog article on new import changes

2016-03-31 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 3/30/16 3:24 PM, Walter Bright wrote: On 3/30/2016 5:58 AM, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: Thanks for the feedback. And thanks for writing the article. Much appreciated. You're welcome :) -Steve

Re: Beta D 2.071.0-b2

2016-03-31 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 3/31/16 3:22 AM, Jacob Carlborg wrote: On 2016-03-30 13:03, Martin Nowak wrote: Second beta for the 2.071.0 release. I've found other confusing error messages. Compiling the following code: class Foo { import core.stdc.config; struct Bar { c_long a, b; // line 7

Re: Beta D 2.071.0-b2

2016-03-31 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 3/31/16 10:29 AM, Jacob Carlborg wrote: On 2016-03-31 15:21, Steven Schveighoffer wrote: These sure seem like bugs (including your other post). In my code or in the compiler? The compiler. Your first post has a deprecation indicating it found a symbol twice in the same place :) The

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