Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-15 Thread Seb via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 14 March 2018 at 07:37:02 UTC, Seb wrote: On Sunday, 11 March 2018 at 18:34:57 UTC, Seb wrote: On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 13:41:56 UTC, Mike Parker wrote: About a month ago, Sebastian Wilzbach sent an email out to a few of the core D folks asking for feedback on a survey

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-14 Thread Seb via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 11 March 2018 at 18:34:57 UTC, Seb wrote: On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 13:41:56 UTC, Mike Parker wrote: About a month ago, Sebastian Wilzbach sent an email out to a few of the core D folks asking for feedback on a survey he had put together. He thought it would be useful for

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-11 Thread Seb via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 13:41:56 UTC, Mike Parker wrote: About a month ago, Sebastian Wilzbach sent an email out to a few of the core D folks asking for feedback on a survey he had put together. He thought it would be useful for the Foundation to use in order to make decisions about

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-10 Thread rumbu via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 10 March 2018 at 14:24:42 UTC, Johannes Loher wrote: Is there a way to directly view the results without taking the survey again? https://dlang.typeform.com/report/H1GTak/PY9NhHkcBFG0t6ig

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-10 Thread Johannes Loher via Digitalmars-d-announce
Am 28.02.2018 um 14:41 schrieb Mike Parker: > About a month ago, Sebastian Wilzbach sent an email out to a few of the > core D folks asking for feedback on a survey he had put together. He > thought it would be useful for the Foundation to use in order to make > decisions about where to expend

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-08 Thread Martin Nowak via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 4 March 2018 at 21:12:30 UTC, Kagamin wrote: D just doesn't follow semver. If it did, we would have D79 now, nothing else even comes close to this. And I suspect it won't adopt semver because major number would be so ridiculously high and will advertize something else.

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-05 Thread Kagamin via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 5 March 2018 at 20:52:10 UTC, Russel Winder wrote: I do not see your reasoning here. Has the core D computational model changed? I think not. Major number per semver increases when interface changes, D does it pretty often, it is the fastest moving language I know. Does D issue

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-05 Thread Russel Winder via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sun, 2018-03-04 at 21:12 +, Kagamin via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: > On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 12:01:33 UTC, Russel Winder wrote: > > So having D2.999 is fine per se, but advertises a lack of > > change and a lack of ambition since the language name is D not > > D2. > > D just

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-04 Thread bachmeier via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 4 March 2018 at 18:52:36 UTC, Martin Tschierschke wrote: What about trying to start an own "D Exchange"? I like the possibility to vote for good questions and answers. There are many gems inside the forum, but not so easy to find as in the stack exchange based forums. That

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-04 Thread bauss via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 4 March 2018 at 18:52:36 UTC, Martin Tschierschke wrote: On Sunday, 4 March 2018 at 17:26:50 UTC, bauss wrote: On Sunday, 4 March 2018 at 15:13:28 UTC, Kagamin wrote: But seriously, Stack overflow is a reputation-based system, it very hostile from the very start, when you don't have

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-04 Thread Kagamin via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 4 March 2018 at 17:26:50 UTC, bauss wrote: It's also very strict and probably have of the posts within Learn here wouldn't be allowed there. It's the most hilarious aspect. Apparently questions about design don't belong there. As if the moderators don't even know about the

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-04 Thread Kagamin via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 12:01:33 UTC, Russel Winder wrote: So having D2.999 is fine per se, but advertises a lack of change and a lack of ambition since the language name is D not D2. D just doesn't follow semver. If it did, we would have D79 now, nothing else even comes close to this.

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-04 Thread Martin Tschierschke via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 4 March 2018 at 17:26:50 UTC, bauss wrote: On Sunday, 4 March 2018 at 15:13:28 UTC, Kagamin wrote: But seriously, Stack overflow is a reputation-based system, it very hostile from the very start, when you don't have enough reputation for pretty much everything, and SO vehemently

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-04 Thread bauss via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 4 March 2018 at 15:13:28 UTC, Kagamin wrote: But seriously, Stack overflow is a reputation-based system, it very hostile from the very start, when you don't have enough reputation for pretty much everything, and SO vehemently nags you about this on every possible occasion, even

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-04 Thread bauss via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 4 March 2018 at 17:26:50 UTC, bauss wrote: On Sunday, 4 March 2018 at 15:13:28 UTC, Kagamin wrote: But seriously, Stack overflow is a reputation-based system, it very hostile from the very start, when you don't have enough reputation for pretty much everything, and SO vehemently

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-04 Thread Bastiaan Veelo via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 4 March 2018 at 15:13:28 UTC, Kagamin wrote: But seriously, Stack overflow is a reputation-based system, it very hostile from the very start [...] Very true.

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-04 Thread Kagamin via Digitalmars-d-announce
But seriously, Stack overflow is a reputation-based system, it very hostile from the very start, when you don't have enough reputation for pretty much everything, and SO vehemently nags you about this on every possible occasion, even baiting you to use functionality only to later tell that you

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-04 Thread meppl via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 13:41:56 UTC, Mike Parker wrote: https://seb134.typeform.com/to/H1GTak I might have overseen it, but in the survey I missed the feature "being able to allocate withing @nogc-CTFE-functions". Some people want to promote a @nogc library and they cant use

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-03 Thread Russel Winder via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sat, 2018-03-03 at 16:06 +, Dmitry Olshansky via Digitalmars-d- announce wrote: > On Saturday, 3 March 2018 at 15:52:02 UTC, Russel Winder wrote: > > […] > > > > http://www.intropsych.com/ch06_memory/magical_number_seven.html > > Won’t load for me( How annoying. Definitely works for me

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-03 Thread Dmitry Olshansky via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 3 March 2018 at 15:52:02 UTC, Russel Winder wrote: On Sat, 2018-03-03 at 13:51 +, Dmitry Olshansky via Digitalmars-d- announce wrote: […] O.T.: Which is a well known number when it comes to cognition. It’s usually 7+-2. A number that is often misunderstood, and misused. As

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-03 Thread Russel Winder via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sat, 2018-03-03 at 13:51 +, Dmitry Olshansky via Digitalmars-d- announce wrote: > […] > > O.T.: Which is a well known number when it comes to cognition. > It’s usually 7+-2. A number that is often misunderstood, and misused. As in this case.

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-03 Thread Dmitry Olshansky via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 3 March 2018 at 01:59:15 UTC, psychoticRabbit wrote: On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 12:20:31 UTC, Paulo Pinto wrote: And if you like C so much, what are you doing in a safe systems programming language forum? How safe is D.. i mean really ;-) and why do people ask me that

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-02 Thread psychoticRabbit via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 12:20:31 UTC, Paulo Pinto wrote: And if you like C so much, what are you doing in a safe systems programming language forum? How safe is D.. i mean really ;-) and why do people ask me that question.. I don't get it. I program (or try to) in as many languages as

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-02 Thread Bill Baxter via Digitalmars-d-announce
That's a much nicer way of saying what I was trying to get across. :-) Early respondents to a lengthy survey about D usage are not necessarily a good representation of the more casual user's needs for the language. --bb On Thu, Mar 1, 2018 at 1:49 PM, Jonathan M Davis via

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-02 Thread Paulo Pinto via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 11:16:51 UTC, psychoticRabbit wrote: On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 10:21:05 UTC, Russel Winder wrote: ...continue with C in the face of overwhelming evidence it is the wrong thing to do. yeah, the health fanatics who promote their crap to goverments and insurance

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-02 Thread psychoticRabbit via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 12:02:43 UTC, Russel Winder wrote: On Fri, 2018-03-02 at 11:52 +, Russel Winder wrote: […] report science, does make science dodgy. But that stray off topic for […] s/does/does not/ Obviously. :-) mmm...freudian slip?? I study science...and what's being

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-02 Thread Russel Winder via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Fri, 2018-03-02 at 11:52 +, Russel Winder wrote: > […] > report science, does make science dodgy. But that stray off topic for […] s/does/does not/ Obviously. :-) -- Russel. == Dr Russel Winder t: +44 20 7585 2200 41 Buckmaster Roadm: +44

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-02 Thread Russel Winder via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Fri, 2018-03-02 at 04:00 -0700, Jonathan M Davis via Digitalmars-d- announce wrote: > […] > > In any case, I expect that anyone who wants D3 is going to have a > very hard > time convincing Walter and Andrei that such large breaking changes > would be > worth it at this point. I am happy to

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-02 Thread Russel Winder via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Fri, 2018-03-02 at 11:16 +, psychoticRabbit via Digitalmars-d- announce wrote: > On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 10:21:05 UTC, Russel Winder wrote: > > > > ...continue with C in the face of overwhelming evidence > > it is the wrong thing to do. > > yeah, the health fanatics who promote their

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-02 Thread psychoticRabbit via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 11:00:09 UTC, Jonathan M Davis wrote: In any case, I expect that anyone who wants D3 is going to have a very hard time convincing Walter and Andrei that such large breaking changes would be worth it at this point. - Jonathan M Davis I agree. I don't think there is

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-02 Thread psychoticRabbit via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 10:21:05 UTC, Russel Winder wrote: ...continue with C in the face of overwhelming evidence it is the wrong thing to do. yeah, the health fanatics who promote their crap to goverments and insurance agencies, use very similar arguments about sugar, salt, alchohol,

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-02 Thread Paulo Pinto via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 10:21:05 UTC, Russel Winder wrote: […] There are those who use C because the only other option is assembly language, so they make the right decision. This is an indicator that high-level language toolchain manufacturers have failed to port to their platform. I'll

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-02 Thread Russel Winder via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Fri, 2018-03-02 at 02:35 +, Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: > […] > D1 -> D2 nearly killed D (can't remember which, but it was either > Walter or Andrei that have said this on multiple occasions). A D2 > -> D3 transition might generate a lot of publicity if done very > carefully,

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-02 Thread Russel Winder via Digitalmars-d-announce
Whilst we are espousing opinions… On Fri, 2018-03-02 at 08:02 +, Paulo Pinto via Digitalmars-d- announce wrote: > On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 04:38:24 UTC, psychoticRabbit wrote: > > […] > > > > You can write pretty safe code in C these days, without too > > much trouble. We have the tooling

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-02 Thread Paulo Pinto via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 04:38:24 UTC, psychoticRabbit wrote: On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 03:57:25 UTC, barry.harris wrote: Sorry little rabbit, your are misguided in this belief. Back in day we all used C and this is the reason most "safer" languages exist today. You can write pretty

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-01 Thread Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 02:35:46 UTC, Meta wrote: D1 -> D2 nearly killed D (can't remember which, but it was either Walter or Andrei that have said this on multiple occasions). This gets repeated over and over again, but I haven't actually seen any evidence for it. But even if it is

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-01 Thread psychoticRabbit via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 03:57:25 UTC, barry.harris wrote: Sorry little rabbit, your are misguided in this belief. Back in day we all used C and this is the reason most "safer" languages exist today. You can write pretty safe code in C these days, without too much trouble. We have the

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-01 Thread psychoticRabbit via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 02:35:46 UTC, Meta wrote: D1 -> D2 nearly killed D (can't remember which, but it was either Walter or Andrei that have said this on multiple occasions). A D2 -> D3 transition might generate a lot of publicity if done very carefully, but more than likely it would

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-01 Thread barry.harris via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 02:34:23 UTC, psychoticRabbit wrote: On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 02:02:42 UTC, psychoticRabbit wrote: btw. I never said 'stop changing', I said "I wish programming languages would just stop changing so often." I'd also argue, that languages that are relatively

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-01 Thread Meta via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 00:39:08 UTC, psychoticRabbit wrote: On Thursday, 1 March 2018 at 21:49:31 UTC, Jonathan M Davis wrote: That being said, I think that it's a given that we need to make breaking changes at least occasionally. The question is more how big they can be and how we go

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-01 Thread psychoticRabbit via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 02:02:42 UTC, psychoticRabbit wrote: btw. I never said 'stop changing', I said "I wish programming languages would just stop changing so often." I'd also argue, that languages that are relatively stable, are far 'safer' than languages that constantly change.

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-01 Thread psychoticRabbit via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 01:19:53 UTC, H. S. Teoh wrote: Because it has not stopped changing. To wit: K C (1978) C89 / C90 / ANSI C (1989-1990) The 1995 amendment to ANSI C (1995) C99 (1999) (Embedded C (2008)) C11 (2011) T btw. I never

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-01 Thread H. S. Teoh via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Fri, Mar 02, 2018 at 12:57:22AM +, psychoticRabbit via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: > On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 00:53:02 UTC, H. S. Teoh wrote: > > On Fri, Mar 02, 2018 at 12:39:08AM +, psychoticRabbit via > > Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: [...] > > > On the otherhand, I wish

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-01 Thread psychoticRabbit via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 2 March 2018 at 00:53:02 UTC, H. S. Teoh wrote: On Fri, Mar 02, 2018 at 12:39:08AM +, psychoticRabbit via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: [...] On the otherhand, I wish programming languages would just stop changing so often. [...] Change is inevitable, except from a vending

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-01 Thread H. S. Teoh via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Fri, Mar 02, 2018 at 12:39:08AM +, psychoticRabbit via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: [...] > On the otherhand, I wish programming languages would just stop > changing so often. [...] Change is inevitable, except from a vending machine. :-P The day a language stops changing is the day it

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-01 Thread psychoticRabbit via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 1 March 2018 at 21:49:31 UTC, Jonathan M Davis wrote: That being said, I think that it's a given that we need to make breaking changes at least occasionally. The question is more how big they can be and how we go about it. Some changes would clearly be far too large to be worth

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-01 Thread Jonathan M Davis via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, March 01, 2018 13:24:29 Bill Baxter via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: > Just don't overlook the fact that people who fill out 30 minute surveys > right away after being told about them are a self-selected group of people > who apparently have way too much time on their hands. > Which

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-01 Thread Daniel Kozak via Digitalmars-d-announce
Ok, I have same feeling, but after trying to fill this survey with one of my colleague, I have find out that it takes "only" 15 minutes to complete. But still I thing almost everyone from our field is OK with filling surveys anyway. On Thu, Mar 1, 2018 at 10:24 PM, Bill Baxter via

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-01 Thread bachmeier via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 1 March 2018 at 21:24:29 UTC, Bill Baxter wrote: Just don't overlook the fact that people who fill out 30 minute surveys right away after being told about them are a self-selected group of people who apparently have way too much time on their hands. Which also suggests they would

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-01 Thread Bill Baxter via Digitalmars-d-announce
Just don't overlook the fact that people who fill out 30 minute surveys right away after being told about them are a self-selected group of people who apparently have way too much time on their hands. Which also suggests they would likely also have more free time to go chase down and fix breaks in

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-01 Thread bauss via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 20:37:36 UTC, Seb wrote: On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 20:24:00 UTC, JN wrote: On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 20:01:16 UTC, Seb wrote: Thanks! I hope so too! Is there some way to access the results without retaking the survey? Yeah the link

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-03-01 Thread Russel Winder via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wed, 2018-02-28 at 13:41 +, Mike Parker via Digitalmars-d- announce wrote: > About a month ago, Sebastian Wilzbach sent an email out to a few > of the core D folks asking for feedback on a survey he had put > together. He thought it would be useful for the Foundation to use > in order to

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread Manu via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 28 February 2018 at 23:07, Jonathan M Davis via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: > On Wednesday, February 28, 2018 22:02:21 Manu via Digitalmars-d-announce > wrote: >> On 28 February 2018 at 05:41, Mike Parker via Digitalmars-d-announce >> >>

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread H. S. Teoh via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thu, Mar 01, 2018 at 12:07:16AM -0700, Jonathan M Davis via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: [...] > > WTF spaces!!! O_O > > Don't you mean "WTF tabs!!!"? ;) Meh. :-D T -- Making non-nullable pointers is just plugging one hole in a cheese grater. -- Walter Bright

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread Jonathan M Davis via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, February 28, 2018 22:02:21 Manu via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: > On 28 February 2018 at 05:41, Mike Parker via Digitalmars-d-announce > > wrote: > > About a month ago, Sebastian Wilzbach sent an email out to a few of the > > core D folks

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread Manu via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 28 February 2018 at 05:41, Mike Parker via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: > About a month ago, Sebastian Wilzbach sent an email out to a few of the core > D folks asking for feedback on a survey he had put together. He thought it > would be useful for the

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread Jonathan M Davis via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, February 28, 2018 19:31:27 Cym13 via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: > - some questions introduce clear bias as they don't have a clear > default exit path. Similarly, some of them seem to make the assumption that a problem makes it so that you don't want to use D (e.g. it talks

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread Paolo Invernizzi via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 13:41:56 UTC, Mike Parker wrote: About a month ago, Sebastian Wilzbach sent an email out to a few of the core D folks asking for feedback on a survey he had put together. He thought it would be useful for the Foundation to use in order to make decisions about

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread Seb via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 20:24:00 UTC, JN wrote: On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 20:01:16 UTC, Seb wrote: Thanks! I hope so too! Is there some way to access the results without retaking the survey? Yeah the link TypeForm generates at the end is permanent:

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 20:01:16 UTC, Seb wrote: Thanks! I hope so too! Is there some way to access the results without retaking the survey?

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread Seb via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 19:31:27 UTC, Cym13 wrote: If that were to be done again here are a few points that I'd improve: - there are many occurences of open questions where I entered a text only to find that the next fixed-choice question was about what I had written. I therefore

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread 12345swordy via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 13:41:56 UTC, Mike Parker wrote: About a month ago, Sebastian Wilzbach sent an email out to a few of the core D folks asking for feedback on a survey he had put together. He thought it would be useful for the Foundation to use in order to make decisions about

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread Cym13 via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 13:41:56 UTC, Mike Parker wrote: About a month ago, Sebastian Wilzbach sent an email out to a few of the core D folks asking for feedback on a survey he had put together. He thought it would be useful for the Foundation to use in order to make decisions about

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread H. S. Teoh via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wed, Feb 28, 2018 at 05:56:29PM +, Seb via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: > On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 17:42:29 UTC, H. S. Teoh wrote: > > > > I can't access the survey. It causes my browser to hang at 100% CPU > > because of some JS issues, and it doesn't work without JS. > > Not

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread Seb via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 17:42:29 UTC, H. S. Teoh wrote: I can't access the survey. It causes my browser to hang at 100% CPU because of some JS issues, and it doesn't work without JS. Not that's not a bug, but a feature (aka filter) ;-) No seriously, this shouldn't happen

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread H. S. Teoh via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wed, Feb 28, 2018 at 01:41:56PM +, Mike Parker via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: > About a month ago, Sebastian Wilzbach sent an email out to a few of > the core D folks asking for feedback on a survey he had put together. > He thought it would be useful for the Foundation to use in order

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread Seb via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 14:53:23 UTC, bachmeier wrote: If you ask about tabs vs spaces but not Emacs vs vi, nobody will take the language seriously. And why are there no questions about beards? I thought one "fun" question is enough. Maybe next year we get more creative ;-)

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread Seb via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 15:07:51 UTC, jmh530 wrote: On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 13:41:56 UTC, Mike Parker wrote: [snip] A few comments 1) How about an N/A or does not apply option? You can simply skip the questions. All questions are optional. 2) The progress bar was

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread Mike Parker via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 15:51:58 UTC, JN wrote: On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 13:41:56 UTC, Mike Parker wrote: Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/d_language/comments/80w29n/the_state_of_d_2018_survey/ I think posting it to /r/programming might give it more views. I had no idea

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread JN via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 13:41:56 UTC, Mike Parker wrote: Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/d_language/comments/80w29n/the_state_of_d_2018_survey/ I think posting it to /r/programming might give it more views. I had no idea /r/d_language even existed.

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread jmh530 via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 13:41:56 UTC, Mike Parker wrote: [snip] A few comments 1) How about an N/A or does not apply option? 2) The progress bar was weird, I went from 80% done to 57% done at one point.

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread bachmeier via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 13:41:56 UTC, Mike Parker wrote: About a month ago, Sebastian Wilzbach sent an email out to a few of the core D folks asking for feedback on a survey he had put together. He thought it would be useful for the Foundation to use in order to make decisions about

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread Andrea Fontana via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 13:41:56 UTC, Mike Parker wrote: About a month ago, Sebastian Wilzbach sent an email out to a few of the core D folks asking for feedback on a survey he had put together. He thought it would be useful for the Foundation to use in order to make decisions about

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread Jonathan M Davis via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, February 28, 2018 07:22:41 Jonathan M Davis via Digitalmars-d- announce wrote: > On Wednesday, February 28, 2018 13:41:56 Mike Parker via Digitalmars-d- > > announce wrote: > > About a month ago, Sebastian Wilzbach sent an email out to a few > > of the core D folks asking for

Re: State of D 2018 Survey

2018-02-28 Thread Jonathan M Davis via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, February 28, 2018 13:41:56 Mike Parker via Digitalmars-d- announce wrote: > About a month ago, Sebastian Wilzbach sent an email out to a few > of the core D folks asking for feedback on a survey he had put > together. He thought it would be useful for the Foundation to use > in order