Nim programming language finally hit 1.0

H. S. Teoh hsteoh at
Mon Sep 30 18:41:07 UTC 2019

On Mon, Sep 30, 2019 at 04:47:51PM +0000, JN via Digitalmars-d wrote:
> I think no matter what you do, C++ folks will complain. They're just
> triggered by the word GC. That's why every single discussion thread
> about D outside of this forums starts at the GC. Then someone will
> mention @nogc or refcounting. Then someone will chime in about how you
> lose most of the packages and standard library because it assumes GC
> is present. And then people will just go "oh man, that is so
> complicated".

+1 LOL, that's totally how such discussions tend to go.

It's just like Walter himself has said on several occasions. Why bend
over backwards to please the non-adopting crowds who will just move on
to the next excuse not to use D once you've addressed their current
complaint?  Rather, we should be concerned about making *existing* users
happier -- and there's no shortage of action items there.


Unix is my IDE. -- Justin Whear

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