I hate new DUB config format

Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d digitalmars-d at puremagic.com
Wed Nov 25 12:19:48 PST 2015

On Wednesday, 25 November 2015 at 20:08:13 UTC, Walter Bright 
> And the cost of inventing a new file format just grew by 
> another order of magnitude.
> I should add "need a special gui editing tool" to my list of 
> reasons not to invent another file format.

The benefits of a gui are separate from the physical file format. 
It helps you get the semantics right primarily, secondarily it 
helps you navigate the ecosystem (the code.dlang.org website does 
this too). Only tertiary does it makes the file format 
irrelevant, but the main goal of them is to guide you through the 
process of creating a valid configuration that makes sense for 

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