New language based on D

jmh530 john.michael.hall at
Tue Nov 17 13:12:04 UTC 2020

On Tuesday, 17 November 2020 at 05:50:27 UTC, dangbinghoo wrote:
> On Friday, 13 November 2020 at 12:25:48 UTC, Dibyendu Majumdar 
> wrote:
>> On Thursday, 12 November 2020 at 15:28:44 UTC, Faux Amis wrote:
>>> [...]
>> I think it is too early for that as my project is not yet 
>> started, and it may not have any traction. I believe that if I 
>> can create solid documentation then it might make a difference 
>> but we will see.
>> Fortunately or not - I have limited time - so I won't be 
>> making changes to D other than very simple patches to switch 
>> off some things. I simply cannot afford to spend time on 
>> maintaining a different code base. My main focus will be to 
>> create documentation.
>> I can probably do one thing - guarantee that the new language 
>> is a proper subset of D and that any code in laser-D is 
>> guaranteed to build with dmd, ldc, gdc.
> people want betterC, and if we can add Interface to current D's 
> (betterC) struct (which works like Rust's trait), it would be 
> more attractive! ^_^
> ----
> binghoo dang

You might find Atila Neves's tardy [1] or Jean-Louis Leroy's open 
methods [2] libraries interesting. I don't know if they work with 
betterC though.


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