Worst ideas/features in programming languages?
sealabjaster at gmail.com
Wed Oct 20 09:54:40 UTC 2021
On Wednesday, 20 October 2021 at 09:32:15 UTC, IGotD- wrote:
> Why are many using D using printf to begin with and not the D
> equivalent like writeln?
In the case of the string interpolation DIP, from what I remember
it was mostly Walter was very adamant on string interpolation
being printf compatible.
In the general case, I assume people using `printf` are mostly
GC-phobic, or are just in general writing @nogc code.
Here's the DIP, including the links to the discussion threads:
I can't be bothered myself to skim through things to pick out
examples, but feel free to do so yourself.
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