DWT Status and Usage
terminal.node at gmail.com
Tue Jul 4 12:54:10 PDT 2006
John Demme wrote:
> Is anyone using DWT for anything big (or medium)? On Linux? Is it ready
> for the big time?
Not without more people supporting the development and having interest
in cross-platform versions.
It seems people have been excited about the windows version, and it gets
some use. But people are all too eager to use the library, and yet
loathe to help support the internals or maintain the source. I don't
think one or two people is even close to being sufficient to keep a DWT
port going. It needs a whole group of highly motivated individuals
(which doesn't appear to exist).
I don't mean to be pessimistic, but DWT is a non-trivial framework and
requires constant maintenance or it will get out of date in no time as
the DMD compiler improves.
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