Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-15 Thread Andrej Mitrovic via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 1/13/15, Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-announce digitalmars-d-announce@puremagic.com 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

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-15 Thread Szymon Gatner via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:08:58 UTC, 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

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-15 Thread Szymon Gatner via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 15 January 2015 at 10:00:44 UTC, aldanor wrote: On Thursday, 15 January 2015 at 09:46:52 UTC, Szymon Gatner wrote: On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:08:58 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: I've started writing a weekly D newsletter. Here's the first issue, any feedback welcome!

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-15 Thread aldanor via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 15 January 2015 at 09:46:52 UTC, Szymon Gatner wrote: On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:08:58 UTC, 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

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: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-14 Thread Andrei Alexandrescu via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 1/14/15 1:07 PM, Dicebot wrote: On Wednesday, 14 January 2015 at 20:20:30 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: On Wednesday, 14 January 2015 at 20:18:55 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: Wait, no subrepo under dlang.org? -- Andrei My thought was in-progress goes under something i can push to at any

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-14 Thread Andrei Alexandrescu via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 1/14/15 8:21 AM, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: GitHub repo started: https://github.com/adamdruppe/This-Week-in-D Wait, no subrepo under dlang.org? -- Andrei

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-14 Thread Dicebot via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 14 January 2015 at 20:20:30 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: On Wednesday, 14 January 2015 at 20:18:55 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: Wait, no subrepo under dlang.org? -- Andrei My thought was in-progress goes under something i can push to at any time, then I'd to a PR for the

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-14 Thread Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 14 January 2015 at 20:18:55 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: Wait, no subrepo under dlang.org? -- Andrei My thought was in-progress goes under something i can push to at any time, then I'd to a PR for the finished project. But it can move to dlang.org too, however you want it

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-14 Thread Ben Boeckel via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wed, Jan 14, 2015 at 23:02:47 +, Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On Wednesday, 14 January 2015 at 22:19:12 UTC, qznc wrote: Next medium: E-Mail newsletter. Aye, it is on my list (and actually trivial, I probably have just done it in the amount of time I've spent

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-14 Thread Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 14 January 2015 at 22:19:12 UTC, qznc wrote: Next medium: E-Mail newsletter. Aye, it is on my list (and actually trivial, I probably have just done it in the amount of time I've spent saying it's on the list lol) The format of it lends itself fairly well to email already,

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-14 Thread Zach the Mystic via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 14 January 2015 at 14:43:51 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: Once the bugs are worked out, like half of this can be automated too and the other half can be written some time in advance. For example, I now have the next two tip of the week bits written already (and if something else

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-14 Thread Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-announce
Yeah, I'm already thinking of a special edition around the dconf time where it'll probably be much longer than the regular editions where we'll see about writing up summaries of the talks. Then as the videos hit youtube, we'll revisit the subject in more depth in writing. (by we i hope it

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-14 Thread qznc via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 17:30:53 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: First draft of the rss feed: http://arsdnet.net/this-week-in-d/twid.rss Subscribed. Next medium: E-Mail newsletter. There are lots of people who prefer mail over RSS. Additionally, you get to collect mail addresses, which is

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-14 Thread Thomas Mader via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:08:58 UTC, 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

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-14 Thread Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-announce
Once the bugs are worked out, like half of this can be automated too and the other half can be written some time in advance. For example, I now have the next two tip of the week bits written already (and if something else comes up, I'll just put them to the backlog, there's no time

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-14 Thread Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 14 January 2015 at 13:19:58 UTC, Iain Buclaw via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On the other hand, it's easy to loose track of things going on. Yeah, I'll forget about things then. A monthly one might be a wrap-up made by editing the weekly ones to the biggest bits and maybe

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-14 Thread Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-announce
GitHub repo started: https://github.com/adamdruppe/This-Week-in-D

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-14 Thread Iain Buclaw via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 14 January 2015 at 09:53, ponce via Digitalmars-d-announce digitalmars-d-announce@puremagic.com wrote: On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:08:58 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: I've started writing a weekly D newsletter. Here's the first issue, any feedback welcome!

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-14 Thread Andrei Alexandrescu via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 1/13/15 10:17 PM, Zach the Mystic wrote: Great to know this is a collaborative effort. Suggestion, though: Every month, call it This Month in D, and summarize the big picture. Putting this out every week without summarizing larger amounts of thought and energy will probably feel too

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-14 Thread ponce via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:08:58 UTC, 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

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Zach the Mystic via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:08:58 UTC, 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

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Andrei Alexandrescu via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 1/13/15 8:57 PM, Zach the Mystic wrote: That being the case, there will inevitably be weeks, or even longer where no issue of This Week in... appears. We're aiming for a clockwork weekly schedule. Sure, some weeks will be more interesting than others but there will be an update every week.

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Zach the Mystic via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 14 January 2015 at 06:17:35 UTC, Zach the Mystic wrote: Great to know this is a collaborative effort. Suggestion, though: Every month, call it This Month in D, and summarize the big picture. Putting this out every week without summarizing larger amounts of thought and energy will

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Zach the Mystic via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Wednesday, 14 January 2015 at 05:52:45 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: On 1/13/15 8:57 PM, Zach the Mystic wrote: That being the case, there will inevitably be weeks, or even longer where no issue of This Week in... appears. We're aiming for a clockwork weekly schedule. Sure, some weeks

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 16:12:50 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote: Idea: put everything in a subdir on dlang.org on our github repo. The newsletter becomes part of the website. -- Andrei Yeah, that's a good idea. I think I might make a github with the drafts and helper tools, then do a

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-announce
First draft of the rss feed: http://arsdnet.net/this-week-in-d/twid.rss

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Leandro Lucarella via Digitalmars-d-announce
Michal Minich, el 13 de January a las 14:29 me escribiste: Though RSS/Atom would be really necessary! +1, this is a must! Thanks for the effort, great wrap up! -- Leandro Lucarella (AKA luca) http://llucax.com.ar/

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Leandro Lucarella via Digitalmars-d-announce
bearophile, el 13 de January a las 14:28 me escribiste: Adam D. Ruppe: 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 Seems good. Major Changes = They are weekly, so perhaps Changes is enough.

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread weaselcat via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:08:58 UTC, 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

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Mike via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:08:58 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: I've started writing a weekly D newsletter. Here's the first issue, any feedback welcome! Nice work, Adam! (as usual). I'm already looking forward to the next one :) Mike

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread ketmar via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tue, 13 Jan 2015 17:30:52 + Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-announce digitalmars-d-announce@puremagic.com wrote: First draft of the rss feed: http://arsdnet.net/this-week-in-d/twid.rss looking nice. and seems to work too. ;-) signature.asc Description: PGP signature

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Joseph Cassman via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:08:58 UTC, 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

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread ketmar via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tue, 13 Jan 2015 14:08:57 + Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-announce digitalmars-d-announce@puremagic.com 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

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Michal Minich via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:08:58 UTC, 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 This is great! I was really hoping for this weekly or by-weekly summary of D ecosystem.

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Michal Minich via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:28:56 UTC, aldanor wrote: Great stuff :) Are you planning to make the content open-source so others could suggest edits more easily? Will there be an archive? use D wiki for it?

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread ketmar via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tue, 13 Jan 2015 14:08:57 + Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-announce digitalmars-d-announce@puremagic.com 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

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread aldanor via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:08:58 UTC, 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

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread bearophile via Digitalmars-d-announce
Adam D. Ruppe: 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 Seems good. Major Changes = They are weekly, so perhaps Changes is enough. If you can, add two or three little images to the page, like

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Dicebot via Digitalmars-d-announce
Cool stuff :) Out if curiosity - how much of your effort/time did it take to make it?

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Dicebot via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:46:51 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:17:18 UTC, ketmar via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: can we haz a cheeseburger^w rss for it? please! ;-) Ah, I'll have to write one. Andrei mentioned that'd be one benefit of using something

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:36:54 UTC, Daniel Kozak wrote: Some of links in Significant Forum Discussions section doesn`t work Ooooh there's $1 and $2 in the links and ddoc thinks those are arguments instead of literal dollar signs. Joy. Fixed now if you want to refresh the page.

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:28:21 UTC, bearophile wrote: Major Changes = They are weekly, so perhaps Changes is enough. I put a qualifier on it because it isn't an exhaustive list: it is actually just a list of stuff that jumped out at me looking at a diff on the changelog or following

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:47:15 UTC, Dicebot wrote: Out if curiosity - how much of your effort/time did it take to make it? A few hours (about five) for this first one. I'm hoping each subsequent one will be about one hour. (I was behind schedule not because it took a long time to

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:48:44 UTC, Dicebot wrote: It can probably even be done by DDOC too. Probably, I'll do a helper program though. BTW the tip of the week and project spotlight sections are something I put in to keep this interesting to people who follow the forums and are

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:28:56 UTC, aldanor wrote: Are you planning to make the content open-source so others could suggest edits more easily? Maybe. This first one is awfully ad-hoc, it is literally the result of me copy/pasting links and typing up a bit of prose. You can see the

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread aldanor via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 15:04:32 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:28:56 UTC, aldanor wrote: Are you planning to make the content open-source so others could suggest edits more easily? Maybe. This first one is awfully ad-hoc, it is literally the result of me

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Andrei Alexandrescu via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 1/13/15 7:04 AM, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:28:56 UTC, aldanor wrote: Are you planning to make the content open-source so others could suggest edits more easily? Maybe. This first one is awfully ad-hoc, it is literally the result of me copy/pasting links and

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Andrei Alexandrescu via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 1/13/15 6:46 AM, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:17:18 UTC, ketmar via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: can we haz a cheeseburger^w rss for it? please! ;-) Ah, I'll have to write one. Andrei mentioned that'd be one benefit of using something like WordPress, but I was

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Andrei Alexandrescu via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 1/13/15 6:08 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: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Leandro Lucarella via Digitalmars-d-announce
Adam D. Ruppe, el 13 de January a las 17:30 me escribiste: First draft of the rss feed: http://arsdnet.net/this-week-in-d/twid.rss That was quick! Thanks. Works with Newsblur. A favicon would be nice :-D -- Leandro Lucarella (AKA luca) http://llucax.com.ar/

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Walter Bright via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 1/13/2015 7:15 AM, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: BTW one commented out section here is FAQs and blog posts. My plan there is to highlight D.learn and SO questions that pop up a bunch and other, longer articles people write. I just didn't have any this week so I left it out, but hopefully we'll get

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Walter Bright via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 1/13/2015 6:08 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

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread David Nadlinger via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:08:58 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: http://arsdnet.net/this-week-in-d/jan-12.html Great idea, hope the project will take off! One thing: I found the link coloring to be _very_ counter-intuitive. So much so that I in fact had to fire up the dev tools to figure

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread MattCoder via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 21:55:27 UTC, David Nadlinger wrote: On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 14:08:58 UTC, Adam D. Ruppe wrote: http://arsdnet.net/this-week-in-d/jan-12.html Great idea, hope the project will take off! One thing: I found the link coloring to be _very_

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread David Nadlinger via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 23:20:49 UTC, MattCoder wrote: Perhaps I misunderstood you. But here all links on that page are blue, even the visited ones. I didn't see any green link there, the only green text that I can see there, are the comments in the code examples.

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread MattCoder via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 23:28:29 UTC, David Nadlinger wrote: http://arsdnet.net/this-week-in-d/twid.css has --- a:visited { color: green; } --- No idea why it's not rendering for you. Sorry, I was using Incognito Mode while I was browsing and yes the visited link is green

Re: This Week in D, issue 1

2015-01-13 Thread Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 23:28:29 UTC, David Nadlinger wrote: a:visited { color: green; } Yeah, I think purple is kinda hard to read and wanted to change it but maybe that was a mistake.