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0.99.5 Jascha release - Announcement

3rd of March, 2008

Dear D community

A new version of Tango is now available for download. This release is named after Jascha Wetzel for his contribution of a new regular expressions engine to Tango. The release also sees the long awaited entry of XML support. The release also holds many other notable changes:

  • New regex engine, thanks to Jascha Wetzel
  • Integrated OpenSSL Socket Support by Jeff Davey
  • PKI and X509 Certificate module, also Jeff Davey
  • XML pull parser, with Document and SAX frontends
  • XML path queries
  • Support for thread safe weak references
  • Added GC.reserve
  • Better support for exception tracing

For a complete list of changes please see the changelog. We welcome all feedback and testing.

We are always looking for new participants, so feel free to contact us via the page linked below. In particular, we are looking for someone to help drive the online presence via our Trac pages.

The Tango homepage can be found at


See for more detailed installation instructions for your system.



The Tango Team