State of the Descartes: 2019-04-20

The biggest accomplishment recently is reworking the Descartes system to run on Julia 1.0. I last programmed heavily on 0.5 and made sparse updates to my packages for 0.6, but never fully acclimated to the differences. Going to 1.0 was a big change and I made it more difficult by not using 0.7 to getContinue reading “State of the Descartes: 2019-04-20”

How to generate a package for Julia 1.1

This is part of the “Relearning Julia Series”… In short, use PkgTemplates.jl. PkgTemplates now provides the old Pkg/PkgDev.generate function. Background Since 0.6 several things have changed in the Julia ecosystem. One in particular is the package manager. There is a very powerful project and environment system now available to all users, which makes the systemContinue reading “How to generate a package for Julia 1.1”