I hate new DUB config format
Rikki Cattermole via Digitalmars-d
digitalmars-d at puremagic.com
Wed Nov 25 03:57:25 PST 2015
On 26/11/15 12:53 AM, Suliman wrote:
>> I find the SDLang format much cleaner to use than JSON
> But it's dead format! Nobody do not use it. JSON easy to read, there is
> a lot of it's checkers and formating tools.
> Yes, it's not perfect, but now it's _standard_. Personally I'd prefer
> yaml, because it's much easier to read for humans.
> But what we will do with SDL? Who know how to parse, validate it with D,
> and with another language? Even ini is better, because everybody know it.
I agree with you on all points, the best part is YAML is pretty standard
now for Java. So lots and lots of familiarity there.
But at the end of the day. It was decided to go with SDL, even with its
spec being incomplete and hardly anybody uses it.
So for the time being, I just use JSON as a form of protest.
After all, just because I don't like it, doesn't mean it should effect
other people. Unless of course the decision is made to drop json. Then
oh boy competition time!
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