When will D1 be finished?

Luís Marques luismarques at gmail.com
Tue May 12 06:12:27 PDT 2009

Luís Marques wrote:
> Two years ago, I tried to use a particular construct and DMD incorrectly 
> detected that a statement was not reachable [1]. OK, D1 had been frozen 
> earlier that year, so I thought it would be only a matter of time until 
> the higher priority stuff had been taken care of and someone took care 
> of this issue. That's my experience with stable languages, even if they 
> aren't particularly mainstream (say, Lua).

I forgot the reference (even if, as I said, the bug itself is not very 

[1] http://d.puremagic.com/issues/show_bug.cgi?id=1115

(I later read a previous thread that talked about the compiler being 
brittle when it comes to the order of defining thing. I guess that might 
explain an even older bug I had posted? 
http://d.puremagic.com/issues/show_bug.cgi?id=792 )

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