Feedback on Átila's Vision for D
Ola Fosheim Grøstad
ola.fosheim.grostad at gmail.com
Tue Oct 15 15:12:14 UTC 2019
On Tuesday, 15 October 2019 at 14:53:47 UTC, Ola Fosheim Grøstad
> On Tuesday, 15 October 2019 at 13:34:46 UTC, jmh530 wrote:
>> In this thread , Ola makes the argument that
>> std.concurrency is not actor-based because they are not
> D most certainly isn't actor based, although you can provide
> libraries that enable actor-like modelling. It is not
> unreasonable to say such in a blog post where people should
> interpret things less formally.
> What I pointed out was that it is unreasonable to claim it in
> the online documentation.
> Fault tolerance is a key aspects of actors. For that you need
> independence between actors. D can never provide that with a
For those interested:
D can not provide any of these qualities.
The term «actor» is more loosely used than «the actor model»
though, so you can have «actors» even if you don't implement «the
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