D vs. Erlang vs. Perl



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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.

What is Erlang?

Some of Erlang's uses are in telecoms, banking, e-commerce, computer telephony and instant messaging. Erlang's runtime system has built-in support for concurrency, distribution and fault tolerance. OTP is set of Erlang libraries and design principles providing middle-ware to develop these systems.

What is Perl?

Perl is a general-purpose programming language originally developed for text manipulation and now used for a wide range of tasks including system administration, web development, network programming, GUI development, and more.

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Pros

Why do developers choose D?
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Why do developers choose Erlang?
Why do you like Erlang?

Why do developers choose Perl?
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Cons

What are the cons of using D?
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What are the cons of using Erlang?
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What are the cons of using Perl?
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Companies

What companies use D?
9 companies on StackShare use D
What companies use Erlang?
89 companies on StackShare use Erlang
What companies use Perl?
163 companies on StackShare use Perl

Integrations

What tools integrate with D?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with D
What tools integrate with Erlang?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Erlang
What tools integrate with Perl?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Perl

What are some alternatives to D, Erlang, and Perl?

  • JavaScript - Lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions
  • PHP - A popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development
  • HTML5 - 5th major revision of the core language of the World Wide Web
  • Python - Python is a clear and powerful object-oriented programming language, comparable to Perl, Ruby, Scheme, or Java.

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