[dmd-beta] For those who want to try out new features

Rainer Schuetze r.sagitario at gmx.de
Mon Jan 18 11:31:44 PST 2010


Walter Bright wrote:
> Rainer Schuetze wrote:
>> So, if you want to make the qtd-people happy, issues #3600 and #3647 
>> should be addressed.
> They're done now.
Cool, thanks.

>> And another thing: when there are forward references that are not 
>> resolved for a long time, Module::runDeferredSemantic() can waste a 
>> lot of memory and cpu-cycles. It should not retry between every new 
>> symbol in a class or struct, but only when some sensible progress is 
>> made (e.g. if Module::dprogress > 0). runDeferredSemantic() must then 
>> be forced to run once before running semantic2() on the modules.
>> It's not easy to create a small test case, but qtd fails to compile 
>> with "out of memory" without this change.
> Could you put your patch into bugzilla, please?

It can now be found here:



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