New language based on D

Faux Amis faux at
Thu Nov 12 15:28:44 UTC 2020

On 2020-11-12 16:08, Dibyendu Majumdar wrote:
> I am starting a project to create a new language based on D.
> The name I have chosen is Laser-D.
> It is supposed to be Lesser D - rather than Better C. This follows from 
> my post about better branding for Better-C.
> The project will basically be about turning off certain features in D - 
> the language will have better C option baked in. I do not intend to make 
> any changes to D itself other than turning off features.
> The main effort will be update documentation that accurately reflects 
> what works in the language. So there will be a new language reference.
> The project will be hosted at
> I hope to start creating content soon.
> Regards
> Dibyendu

I was thinking about something similar: Basic-D, a subset of D which 
would be a perfect starting language with appropriate docs and tutorials.

Maybe these type of subset languages could be integrated in the D frontpage.

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