Linked by Owen Anderson on Mon 19th Apr 2004 05:43 UTC
General Development For years the development scene has been dominated by the C family of languages, primarily C itself and its immediate successor C++. Recent years have given rise to other C-descendents, however, such as Sun's Java and Microsoft's C#.
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The framework
by Future on Mon 19th Apr 2004 08:20 UTC

The framework (gui, files, socket, thread, database, I/O) is almost as important as the language itself. I hope D will include a portable framework, la C#/Java. This is where C++ has failed : take string for instance: C-style, STL, MFC, QT, wx... Idem for vector, gui, and so on.