Invalid bounding interval [, ]

Timon Gehr timon.gehr at
Wed Jan 25 05:54:51 PST 2012

On 01/25/2012 12:28 PM, C wrote:
>> auto chunk = new ubyte[1024];
>> foreach(ref x; chunk) x = uniform!"[]"(ubyte.min, ubyte.max);
> Thank you all for your replies.
> @ Timon, I have two questions:
> 1) How come you can omit parentheses for uniform's parameter, shouldn't it be
>   uniform!("[]")(...) ?

If there is only one template argument, parentheses can be omitted.

> 2) Does auto chunk = new ubyte[1024]; ALWAYS create a dynamic array with
> changeable length?
> That is a silly question but the syntax confuses me.

Yes it does. But this works too and is probably more intuitive if you 
are not familiar with other C-derived languages:

auto chunk = new ubyte[](1024);

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