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c++ - Compiler Version

reply MR <web rnetf.com> writes:
Why does the compiler, dmc.exe, show version 8.42n from a download marked
C/C++ version 8.5?
Nov 29 2009
parent reply torhu <no spam.invalid> writes:
On 29.11.2009 6:42, MR wrote:
 Why does the compiler, dmc.exe, show version 8.42n from a download marked
 C/C++ version 8.5?

It's a bit confusing, but dmc.exe is just a frontend that runs the compiler and linker. scppn.exe is the actual compiler, the one I've got installed has version 8.50.4n.
Nov 29 2009
parent Walter Bright <newshound1 digitalmars.com> writes:
torhu wrote:
 On 29.11.2009 6:42, MR wrote:
 Why does the compiler, dmc.exe, show version 8.42n from a download marked
 C/C++ version 8.5?

It's a bit confusing, but dmc.exe is just a frontend that runs the compiler and linker. scppn.exe is the actual compiler, the one I've got installed has version 8.50.4n.

You can download a beta too, which fixes a few problems with the compiler.
Dec 04 2009