C to C++ to

This is a discussion on C to C++ to within the A Brief History of Cprogramming.com forums, part of the Community Boards category; Hi Have you all heard of the D programming language, if not here is the link and would like to ...

  1. #1
    Registered User whistlenm1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2002
    Posts
    124

    C to C++ to

    Hi


    Have you all heard of the D programming language, if not
    here is the link and would like to know what u all think about it, I consider progress a way of life but when is it going to far

    http://www.digitalmars.com/d/intro.html

  2. #2
    Registered User whistlenm1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2002
    Posts
    124

    C to C++ to D

    Hi


    Have you all heard of the D programming language (it exists), if not here is the link, just would like to know what u all think about it. For me mix feelings right now.

    http://www.digitalmars.com/d/intro.html

  3. #3
    S­énior Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2002
    Posts
    982
    Looks like you're really onto something there

  4. #4
    Hamster without a wheel iain's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2001
    Posts
    1,385
    you seem very keen to brainwash into 'D' (what a crap name)
    are you in the developers advertising team?
    Monday - what a way to spend a seventh of your life

  5. #5
    S­énior Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2002
    Posts
    982
    >For me mix feelings right now.

    There are people you can talk to about your feelings.

  6. #6
    aurë entuluva! mithrandir's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2001
    Posts
    1,209
    >>D seriously departs from Java<<

    So why not call it "Tea"?

  7. #7
    B26354 Deckard's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2002
    Posts
    633
    It seems odd that Walter Bright intends D to be the successor to C/C++, yet intentionally omits preprocessor commands, templates, and overloaded operators (to name a few).

    New programming languages come and go. I'm not certain there is any reason to believe D will stick around, so don't be in a hurry to register 'dprogramming.com'.
    Jason Deckard

  8. #8
    Mayor of Awesometown Govtcheez's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2001
    Location
    MI
    Posts
    8,825
    I read about D in Dr. Dobbs... Sounds like crap to me. No pointers.... They made a big deal about no headers, but it's just a new bloody name... no preprocessor directives... No thanks.

  9. #9
    Hamster without a wheel iain's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2001
    Posts
    1,385
    no pointers, no preprocs, headers,
    no operator overloading (WTF!!)

    sounds like a cross between java and BASIC

    some lame attempt to push C# and .net out the way - not a chance!
    Monday - what a way to spend a seventh of your life

Popular pages Recent additions subscribe to a feed

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21