Learn to Tango with D by Kris BellLearn to Tango with D by Kris Bell

Learn to Tango with D

byKris Bell, Lars Ivar Igesund

Paperback | January 17, 2008

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In recent years, much work has been put into creating programming languages that embody a blend of many of the most admired characteristics of their predecessors. One such language is D, which provides developers with the speed of languages such as C and C++ combined with the power and flexibility of languages such as Ruby and Python.

Learn to Tango with Dintroduces you to the powerful D language, with special attention given to the Tango software library. A concise yet thorough overview of the language#151;s syntax and features is presented, followed by an introduction to Tango, the popular general–purpose library you#151;ll find invaluable when building your D applications.

Authored by prominent D developersKris Bell,Lars Ivar Igesund,Sean Kelly, andMichael Parker, this book supplies not only the knowledge required to begin building your own D applications, but also the insight these authors have acquired due to their extensive experience working with and participating in the development of the D language.

Kris Bell is a Scottish pirate and wannabe musician, part-time photographer, avid traveler, open-source advocate, miscreant techie dweeb and a principal Tango contributor. He enjoys swimming, cycling, sailing, occasional hikes and recently took up rock climbing. Previously, he dabbled in a bit of car-racing and skydiving, and once took...
Title:Learn to Tango with DFormat:PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 23.5 × 17.8 × 0.07 inPublished:January 17, 2008Publisher:APRESS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1590599608

ISBN - 13:9781590599600

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Table of Contents

  1. First Steps
  2. D Fundamentals
  3. D's Object-Oriented Features
  4. Procedural Lifetime
  5. Templates
  6. Text Processing
  7. Input and Output
  8. The Other Packages