core.reflect vs. __traits

Stefan Koch uplink.coder at
Sat Jul 3 16:08:59 UTC 2021

On Saturday, 3 July 2021 at 15:46:07 UTC, Alexandru Ermicioi 
> On Saturday, 3 July 2021 at 11:59:03 UTC, Stefan Koch wrote:
>> Good Day D Community,
>>   ...
>> Please let me know what you think.
> Hi, any thoughts, on integrating core.reflect with typeinfo 
> classes?
> Seems like, right place for reflection information to be stored.
> Also any plans on providing a good interface for invoking 
> functions and class members?
> Would be nice to have two sets of functionality, one for 
> compile time, and one at run time.
> Best regards,
> Alexandru.

typeinfo is a failed experiment in my opinion which has never 
been useful and this is why I am working on `core.reflect`.
The functionality for runtime and for compile time (as far as 
working with reflection classes in concerned) should be the same.
Of course, the to be unveiled `core.codegen` cannot work at 

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