Vibe.d 0.7.4 release

Sönke Ludwig sludwig at
Tue Jun 5 02:24:52 PDT 2012

Am 04.06.2012 20:22, schrieb simendsjo:
> On Mon, 04 Jun 2012 15:03:46 +0200, Sönke Ludwig
> <sludwig at> wrote:
>> Am 04.06.2012 13:50, schrieb bioinfornatics:
>>> Le dimanche 03 juin 2012 à 22:37 +0200, simendsjo a écrit :
>>>> On Sun, 03 Jun 2012 18:43:28 +0200, Sönke Ludwig
>>>> <sludwig at> wrote:
>>>>> - mysql-native: native port of a MySQL client driver that Steve Teale
>>>>> has written some time ago - this one could use a maintainer who is
>>>>> actually using MySQL...
>>>> I have started a cleanup branch:
>>>> I'll try to work on it during the summer, but I would rather have
>>>> someone
>>>> else step up and continue the effort :)
>>> In first great job
>>> just one thing i do not think each project need to embed his own mysql
>>> wrapper but share the code together and have it as dependencies.
>>> I think vibe.d should be developed as a library and build as a library
>> vibe.d is usable as a library but it's also an application framework
>> to make development of small applications more comfortable/efficient.
>> The problem with database drivers and such is that they typically use
>> standard blocking sockets for communication. This does not mix well
>> with vibe's internal non-blocking I/O and would block the whole
>> application. For this reason such drivers need to be slightly adjusted
>> to use vibe's socket funtions instead. Not ideal from a maintainance
>> viewpoint but a necessary price to pay for performance..
> Phobos should include non-blocking sockets. In the mean time, a version
> could be used to support both.

It's not just non-blocking sockets but also the whole fiber stuff. But 
using a version, as well as defining some kind of socket interface, from 
which a standard socket version and a TcpConnection based one is 
derived, would definitely work.

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