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D is a systems programming language with C-like syntax and static typing. It combines efficiency, control and modeling power with safety and programmer productivity. The language was developed originally by [Walter Bright] (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walter_Bright) and Andrei Alexandrescu since D version 2.

D is the culmination of decades of experience implementing compilers for many diverse languages and has a large number of unique features:

  • high level constructs for great modeling power
  • high performance, compiled language
  • static typing
  • evolution of C++ (without the mistakes)
  • direct interface to the operating system API's and hardware
  • blazingly fast compile-times
  • allow memory-safe programming (SafeD)
  • maintainable, easy to understand code.
  • short learning curve (C-like syntax, similar to Java and others)
  • compatible with C application binary interface
  • multi-paradigm (imperative, structured, object oriented, generic, functional programming purity, and even assembly)
  • built-in error prevention (contracts, unittests)

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module helloworld;

import std.format;

string hello(const char[] s = "World") {
    return format("Hello, %s!", s);

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Community-sourced D exercises

These are a few of the 18 exercises on the D track. You can see all the exercises here.

control flow if statements
string manipulation
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control flow foreach
error handling
string manipulation
Roman Numerals
string manipulation
Difference Of Squares
control flow foreach
template metaprogramming
control flow foreach
error handling
control flow if statements
language basics

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