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reply BCS <ao pathlink.com> writes:
This huge list has 3 D's and doesn't have us
http://people.ku.edu/~nkinners/LangList/Extras/langlist.htm

O'reillies big chart doesn't have us
http://www.oreilly.com/pub/a/oreilly/news/languageposter_0504.html

nor does it's predecessor
http://www.levenez.com/lang/

anyone feel like making an eloquent plea for the include of "our" D in these 
lists?
Sep 04 2007
next sibling parent reply Patrick Kreft <patrick_kreft gmx.net> writes:
D is Young. 1.0 come out this year.
Here: http://www.roesler-ac.de/wolfram/hello.htm#D


BCS schrieb:
 This huge list has 3 D's and doesn't have us
 http://people.ku.edu/~nkinners/LangList/Extras/langlist.htm
 
 O'reillies big chart doesn't have us
 http://www.oreilly.com/pub/a/oreilly/news/languageposter_0504.html
 
 nor does it's predecessor
 http://www.levenez.com/lang/
 
 anyone feel like making an eloquent plea for the include of "our" D in 
 these lists?
 
 

Sep 04 2007
parent BCS <ao pathlink.com> writes:
Reply to Patrick,

 D is Young. 1.0 come out this year.
 Here: http://www.roesler-ac.de/wolfram/hello.htm#D
 BCS schrieb:
 
 This huge list has 3 D's and doesn't have us
 http://people.ku.edu/~nkinners/LangList/Extras/langlist.htm
 O'reillies big chart doesn't have us
 http://www.oreilly.com/pub/a/oreilly/news/languageposter_0504.html
 nor does it's predecessor
 http://www.levenez.com/lang/
 anyone feel like making an eloquent plea for the include of "our" D
 in these lists?
 


Yah I know. I'm hoping I can con a better writer than me into coning those people into including D (joking about the conning) As an aside, does anyone known of a language that had a bigger following than D while still <1.0?
Sep 04 2007
prev sibling parent reply mwarning <mw nospam.xy> writes:
BCS Wrote:

 This huge list has 3 D's and doesn't have us
 http://people.ku.edu/~nkinners/LangList/Extras/langlist.htm
 
 O'reillies big chart doesn't have us
 http://www.oreilly.com/pub/a/oreilly/news/languageposter_0504.html
 

"[..] Please note, however, that we do not intend to update the poster. Our walls aren't big enough."
Sep 04 2007
parent reply BCS <ao pathlink.com> writes:
Reply to mwarning,

 BCS Wrote:
 
 This huge list has 3 D's and doesn't have us
 http://people.ku.edu/~nkinners/LangList/Extras/langlist.htm
 O'reillies big chart doesn't have us
 http://www.oreilly.com/pub/a/oreilly/news/languageposter_0504.html


which one?
 "[..] Please note, however, that we do not intend to update the
 poster. Our walls aren't big enough."

Sep 04 2007
parent reply Patrick Kreft <patrick_kreft gmx.net> writes:
BCS schrieb:
 Reply to mwarning,
 
 BCS Wrote:

 This huge list has 3 D's and doesn't have us
 http://people.ku.edu/~nkinners/LangList/Extras/langlist.htm
 O'reillies big chart doesn't have us
 http://www.oreilly.com/pub/a/oreilly/news/languageposter_0504.html


which one?

Oreilly!
 
 "[..] Please note, however, that we do not intend to update the
 poster. Our walls aren't big enough."


Sep 04 2007
next sibling parent reply BCS <ao pathlink.com> writes:
Reply to Patrick,

 BCS schrieb:
 
 Reply to mwarning,
 
 BCS Wrote:
 
 This huge list has 3 D's and doesn't have us
 http://people.ku.edu/~nkinners/LangList/Extras/langlist.htm
 




the other one seems to be actively maintained http://www.levenez.com/gen/ChangeLog.html
Sep 04 2007
parent reply Walter Bright <newshound1 digitalmars.com> writes:
BCS wrote:
 the other one seems to be actively maintained
 
 http://www.levenez.com/gen/ChangeLog.html

I email Eric Levenez about once a year asking him to put D on his list. His latest reply says he didn't think D was important because it wasn't on this page: http://www.complang.tuwien.ac.at/anton/comp.lang-statistics/ (which it wouldn't be on because there is no comp.lang.d -- Walter). He doesn't think the Tiobe ranking is meaningful.
Sep 04 2007
parent reply BCS <ao pathlink.com> writes:
Reply to Walter,

 BCS wrote:
 
 the other one seems to be actively maintained
 
 http://www.levenez.com/gen/ChangeLog.html
 

list. His latest reply says he didn't think D was important because it wasn't on this page: http://www.complang.tuwien.ac.at/anton/comp.lang-statistics/ (which it wouldn't be on because there is no comp.lang.d -- Walter). He doesn't think the Tiobe ranking is meaningful.

Well send him the stats for digitalmars.D That would put us where? about #1 or #2? Top 10 for shure. (and we get ~ 0 spam <!>)
Sep 04 2007
parent reply Walter Bright <newshound1 digitalmars.com> writes:
BCS wrote:
 Reply to Walter,
 
 BCS wrote:

 the other one seems to be actively maintained

 http://www.levenez.com/gen/ChangeLog.html

list. His latest reply says he didn't think D was important because it wasn't on this page: http://www.complang.tuwien.ac.at/anton/comp.lang-statistics/ (which it wouldn't be on because there is no comp.lang.d -- Walter). He doesn't think the Tiobe ranking is meaningful.

Well send him the stats for digitalmars.D That would put us where? about #1 or #2? Top 10 for shure. (and we get ~ 0 spam <!>)

I did (there are roughly 100,000 D postings here!). But I don't expect a reply. The other guy's email address is invalid (for http://people.ku.edu/~nkinners/LangList/Extras/langlist.htm) The O'Reilly wiki says to edit just click the edit button, but there is no edit button.
Sep 04 2007
parent reply BCS <ao pathlink.com> writes:
Reply to Walter,

 BCS wrote:
 
 Reply to Walter,
 
 BCS wrote:
 
 the other one seems to be actively maintained
 
 http://www.levenez.com/gen/ChangeLog.html
 

list. His latest reply says he didn't think D was important because it wasn't on this page: http://www.complang.tuwien.ac.at/anton/comp.lang-statistics/ (which it wouldn't be on because there is no comp.lang.d -- Walter). He doesn't think the Tiobe ranking is meaningful.

about #1 or #2? Top 10 for shure. (and we get ~ 0 spam <!>)

a reply.

40K posts on D outside the digitalmars.D tree?
Sep 04 2007
parent "Jarrett Billingsley" <kb3ctd2 yahoo.com> writes:
"BCS" <ao pathlink.com> wrote in message 
news:ce0a33431abda8c9bd2ec3c6612e news.digitalmars.com...
 where are the rest? I've only found 57K going back to ~4/04. Are there 
 actual 40K posts on D outside the digitalmars.D tree?

Try in the D.* tree as well.
Sep 04 2007
prev sibling parent reply Robert Fraser <fraserofthenight gmail.com> writes:
Patrick Kreft Wrote:

 Oreilly!
 

Yareilly! ... Sorry, couldn't help it.
Sep 04 2007
parent reply Daniel Keep <daniel.keep.lists gmail.com> writes:
Robert Fraser wrote:
 Patrick Kreft Wrote:
 
 Oreilly!

Yareilly! .... Sorry, couldn't help it.

That's alright. There are some forces in the universe greater than any of us. It's not your fault they picked a silly name :3 What I'm waiting for is a book on LOLCAT by O'RELLY ;) -- Daniel
Sep 04 2007
parent Bruno Medeiros <brunodomedeiros+spam com.gmail> writes:
Daniel Keep wrote:
 
 Robert Fraser wrote:
 Patrick Kreft Wrote:

 Oreilly!

.... Sorry, couldn't help it.

That's alright. There are some forces in the universe greater than any of us. It's not your fault they picked a silly name :3 What I'm waiting for is a book on LOLCAT by O'RELLY ;) -- Daniel

I managed to resist... but only barely :P -- Bruno Medeiros - MSc in CS/E student http://www.prowiki.org/wiki4d/wiki.cgi?BrunoMedeiros#D
Sep 05 2007