Well I'm progressing -slowly

Ty Tower tytower at hotmail.com.au
Wed Feb 20 02:04:39 PST 2008

Bill Baxter Wrote:
> I use windows mostly, but I can tell you emphatically that those two 
> absolutely do *not* do the same thing on Windows.
> First off, dsss build /Mysuff/main.d will just die with an error if you 
> haven't made a dsss.conf for it.
> Second, assuming you do have a dsss.conf, dsss build scans main.d for 
> any 'import' statements, and adds those files to the list of things to 
> compile and link with.  Likewise it adds the imports of those imports, 
> and so on recursively.
> 'dmd' does none of that.  It just compiles and tries to link main.d into 
> an executable, including a few default standard libs listed in sc.ini.
> I don't know what dmd.conf is.
> All this is on Windows.  And I'd be surprised if it was radically 
> different on Linux.
> --bb

Right Bill thats what I need, On Linux dmd.conf I think is much the same as sc.ini on windows

I have a dsss.conf file for it and the output of both, I must admit, is different and maybe with that piece of info I can progress further. Bloody Tango /Phobos.  Thanks

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