I like dlang but i don't like dub

Tobias Pankrath tobias at pankrath.net
Mon Mar 21 10:35:00 UTC 2022

On Monday, 21 March 2022 at 10:29:53 UTC, Alexandru Ermicioi 
> On Friday, 18 March 2022 at 21:04:03 UTC, H. S. Teoh wrote:
>> On Fri, Mar 18, 2022 at 11:16:51AM -0700, Ali Çehreli via 
>> Digitalmars-d-learn wrote:
>>> tldr; I am talking on a soap box with a big question mind 
>>> hovering over on my head: Why can't I accept pulling in 
>>> dependencies automatically?
>> Because it's a bad idea for your code to depend on some 
>> external resource owned by some anonymous personality 
>> somewhere out there on the 'Net that isn't under your control.
> True, and because of that you can try and have local/company 
> wide dub registry (if not, should be added support for), in 
> which packages are verified by you/your company, eliminating 
> the problem of net not being under control.
> Best regards,
> Alexandru.

That's actually possible right now, in the easiest case you can 
have a directory of package zip files.

Isn't that best practice in all language eco systems.

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