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reply "Gary Dumer" <gedumer comcast.net> writes:
What development stage do you think D is in?

Alpha...
Beta...
Feature complete...
???...

What is your evaluation? 
Mar 28 2005
next sibling parent Derek Parnell <derek psych.ward> writes:
On Mon, 28 Mar 2005 20:38:26 -0500, Gary Dumer wrote:

 What development stage do you think D is in?
 
 Alpha...
 Beta...
 Feature complete...
 ???...
 
 What is your evaluation?

Beta. It is mostly bug-free and is usable in real-world situations. -- Derek Melbourne, Australia 29/03/2005 11:44:07 AM
Mar 28 2005
prev sibling next sibling parent "Matthew" <admin.hat stlsoft.dot.org> writes:
On the cusp of Alpha/Beta

"Gary Dumer" <gedumer comcast.net> wrote in message
news:d2abii$aid$1 digitaldaemon.com...
 What development stage do you think D is in?

 Alpha...
 Beta...
 Feature complete...
 ???...

 What is your evaluation?
 

Mar 28 2005
prev sibling next sibling parent Dejan Lekic <leka entropy.tmok.com> writes:
IMHO it can be counted as stable. It's much more stable than a lot of
"stable" projects I've seen so far...

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Mar 29 2005
prev sibling parent "Walter" <newshound digitalmars.com> writes:
"Gary Dumer" <gedumer comcast.net> wrote in message
news:d2abii$aid$1 digitaldaemon.com...
 What development stage do you think D is in?

 Alpha...
 Beta...
 Feature complete...
 ???...

 What is your evaluation?

The focus is now and has been for a while just stamping out the bugs. We can (and have!) argue vigorously about how various features should work, but having a solid, reliable foundation that works as specified is the most important. You can see that reflected in the changelog.
Mar 29 2005