Category Archives: Programming

Playing with Swift on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Apple release the Swift programming language as an open source project on Github a few days ago. They licensed it under Apache v2 which both surprised and impressed me.

Naturally, I wanted to play around with it on a Linux installation, so I opened VMware Fusion and rolled a brand new Ubuntu Desktop 14.04 LTS instance and started following along with the Readme.md file on Github. Continue reading

Xcode Swift Documentation Links with Anchors

So Apple started using Markdown for Swift documentation metadata in both Playground and source file comments. Cool.

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One of the first things I noticed is that it’s not readily apparent how to create an in-documentation link to additional documentation that includes an anchor. Continue reading