Make rt.util.utf publicly available
jj_1337 at live.dk
Mon Dec 3 10:50:07 UTC 2018
On Monday, 3 December 2018 at 10:40:03 UTC, Eduard Staniloiu
> Hello, everyone.
> I've been looking over Phobos' `std.utf` and druntime's
> `rt.util.utf` as there is some code duplication and I would
> like to start removing that.
> I want to be able to import some of the existing druntime
> functionality in Phobos, so we can remove the duplication: ex.
> isValidDchar, toUTF*, etc.
> I'm not able to do so, since, as far as I can tell, the `rt` is
> private: it's not part of the `druntime/import/` folder.
> Could you please tell me what's the reasoning behind this
> decision and what would be the course of action going forward?
> Thank you,
I think the reason behind the duplications is that the runtime
shouldn't be dependent on Phobos and Phobos shouldn't be
dependent on the runtime.
At least if I remember correctly about other duplications
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