Would changing the ldc version numbering to match dmd affect you?

Timoses timosesu at gmail.com
Sat Jun 30 22:04:03 UTC 2018

On Saturday, 2 June 2018 at 11:16:47 UTC, Joakim wrote:
> There is a pull under consideration to change ldc's version 
> number to match dmd's 2.08x numbering, with a different ldc 
> patch version to keep some flexibility, ie ldc 2.080.0 would be 
> released with the dmd 2.080.1 frontend instead of the recent 
> numbering of ldc 1.9.0 with the dmd 2.079.1 frontend:
> https://github.com/ldc-developers/ldc/pull/2673
> If you package ldc for some package repository, as I do with 
> the Termux package repository for Android, please chime in if 
> this version numbering jump might cause a problem for you, 
> either here or on the pull.
> If you're a user who might be affected by this, your input is 
> welcome too, please chime in here.

There is(/was?) some discussion on moving dmd to another 
versioning scheme:


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