There's a problem in the D economic system

RazvanN razvan.nitu1305 at
Thu Jul 25 08:40:52 UTC 2019

On Wednesday, 24 July 2019 at 09:09:23 UTC, rikki cattermole 
> On 24/07/2019 8:58 PM, IGotD- wrote:
>> I would go another direction. If the foundation has the money, 
>> why not hire a person or two to do development and fixes. 
>> Priority could be based on top contributes wishes. Just having 
>> a few people is more manageable when it comes to byrocracy.
> That is very expensive and as I understand it is out of scope 
> of DLF.
>> Hiring students is more difficult but cheaper as usually it 
>> must be on a project where they can obtain university credits.
> It is also a Trojan Horse in introducing D into the University.
> It is a brilliant long term strategy.

We are trying here at University Politehnica of Bucharest to 
introduce D to a programming course; we have also held a D summer 
school with support from the university and now we are trying to 
create bachelor/dissertation projects for students on D related 
topics. We hope that this will raise awareness but of course, 
these sort of things take time.

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