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What is D?

D is a language with C-like syntax and static typing. It pragmatically combines efficiency, control, and modeling power, with safety and programmer productivity.
D is a tool in the Languages category of a tech stack.

Who uses D?

Companies
37 companies reportedly use D in their tech stacks, including The Lonero Foundation, Broadcom, and DeviantArt.

Developers
50 developers on StackShare have stated that they use D.

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Pros of D
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Compile-time function execution
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Makes functional programming style easier
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Much easier to do Concurrent/Parallel vs C/C++
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Productive
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Powerful static function to avoid macro
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Simple but Powerful template-based generics
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Meta program is much easier to read/write vs. C++
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Supports code covarge directly in the compiler
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System program language like C++ and C
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Assembler is support directly in the language
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It support unittest etc
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Metaprogramming
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Supports both manuel memory and garbage collection
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Easy to translate from Java and C# to D
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Plugs directly into C
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Feels and looks like C, so it's easy to learn
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Amazing developer productivity
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Fast
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Syntax uniformity across pre-compile/compile/runtime
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Performance

D Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to D?
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C
JavaScript
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Python
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