LDC 0.17.0-beta1 has been released!
Kai Nacke via digitalmars-d-ldc
digitalmars-d-ldc at puremagic.com
Thu Jan 14 12:31:51 PST 2016
On behalf of the LDC team I am proud to announce the new
It is based on the 2.068.2 front-end and LLVM 3.5-3.7.
This is the first beta version of the new release. It contains
many internal refactorings, including preparation for a Win32
Thanks to the whole team doing this great work. A special thanks
goes to Rainer for the work on the Win32 compiler.
Be sure to read the change log at the GitHub release page which
also has the package download links:
Please test this release to make it another great one!
There are some known bugs:
- FreeBSD requires a fix from master
- OpenSolaris has a compile error in druntime
- Release is not yet checked on Linux/PPC and Linux/PPC64
Due to an upload issue with GitHub there is no GZip-compressed
archive for OS X.
MD5 checksums for the release packages:
Regarding the binaries:
The Linux binaries are built on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS with gcc 4.8.x
and LLVM 3.7.0. They work on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (or later) without
installing additional software.
The OS X binaries are built with LLVM 3.6.2 on OS X 10.10.
The Win64 MSVC version is built with VS2015 using LLVM 3.7 in
release mode. The distribution now contains a precompiled libcurl
7.40.0 from http://d.darktech.org/libcurl.html. For any other
VisualStudio version you need to rebuild the library.
You find the build script here:
Please be sure to report any bugs at
https://github.com/ldc-developers/ldc/issues, and feel free to
drop by at the digitalmars.D.ldc forums
(http://forum.dlang.org/group/digitalmars.D.ldc) for any
questions or comments.
Thanks to everybody involved in making this happen!
More information about the digitalmars-d-ldc