D Change Proposal - Do This Like That
ID: An id, like "DTLT" for example, for the proposal or set of proposals.
Describe the background of problem and terminology, etc.
Related proposals of wiki entries:
Status: Some keywords that describe the state of the proposal: how much has it been discussed, is it still under construction/consideration (ALPHA, BETA?) or is it mostly final (FINAL?), implementations prospects (OPEN, DROPPED, IMPLEMENTED?)
Describe the change proposal here. Paste code and syntax when relevant/necessary. Be thourough and complete on your proposal description! (unless this is a alpha proposal I guess?) It has to be possible to fully understand and implement this change with the description (and background+terminology), so no generic stuff like "Please implement const mechanism, K THX BYE!!!1"
Main Proposal Thread: Each proposal should have one central thread created for the discussion of that proposal. Place link here
- news://news.digitalmars.com:email@example.com (Subthread, No Archives)
- news://news.digitalmars.com:firstname.lastname@example.org (Archives)
What's good about the change.
Rationale Against (CONS)
Mention the shortcomings of the proposal here, summarized. There are two kinds, the cons you agree with and the ones you don't. Mention both. Some links of counter-arguments can be presented? But it's best not turn this into a discussion?
If known, mention Walter's opinion here is this section or somewhere else.
Describe the feedback of the community members. Overall rating: [Describe the overall/average opinion/appeal/reaction/consensus of the community] Individual members post their opinion here:
- [SomeMember?]: [Opinion]
Examples: Overall rating: Most members agree this should but there no consensus on the exact variation.
Same as above. If there are alternatives then one can nest proposals?:
Rating can group all proposals maybe?:
- JaneFoo?: I like #2.2 and #3 very much, but not the others. [A rating for #1 to #3]