February 28, 2009Re: dmd platform support - poll
Posted in reply to Jarrett Billingsley
Jarrett Billingsley wrote: > On Fri, Feb 27, 2009 at 4:19 AM, bearophile <bearophileHUGS@lycos.com> wrote: >> suresh: >>> In my ideal world (dream :) ) 'gdc' would have been the main line for development >>> and getting it to run on all the above mentioned platforms would be easy. >> Also take a look at LDC: >> http://www.dsource.org/projects/ldc >> The backend doesn't support exceptions on Windows (the Linux64 and D2 versions, and the lack of support of Phobos will eventually be fixed by LDC developers, I presume). > > I thought I heard that LDC works on 64-bit Linux. And geez, give them > a break about D2 - it's still in alpha :P I used it for some time on 64-bit linux. I stopped maybe a month ago. LDC is very close to meeting the quality of DMD. By the end of the year, most likely, I will be using it rather than DMD as a matter of course.