Adam D. Ruppe
destructionator at gmail.com
Tue Apr 20 18:46:56 PDT 2010
On Tue, Apr 20, 2010 at 09:18:45PM -0400, Nick Sabalausky wrote:
> I believe *very* strongly in using a REAL language that then gets compiled
> down to worthless crap like PHP, ActionScript, etc., whenever such worthless
> crap platforms are necessary. Which is, of course, necessary FAR too often
> when you do web development, as I do.
If you are stuck in a situation where you need to do a web app, but are
allowed to use compiled CGI binaries, I've written cgi and mysql modules
for D2 over the last few weekends. (Have to do almost everything D related
purely on weekends to satisfy my contract's copyright assignment clause. Ugh.)
They are in here:
The mysql module sucks, but it works and already beats the crap out of PHP.
If CGI is an option, D rocks for it. If not, I know your pain :( (Though
hopefully ending soon - I've been trying to sell my clients on D, and the
big one seems excited about it! With his dedicated server, using cgi is
easy. Very cool.)
> The other issue I have with it is that I feel *VERY* strongly that
> (/me waits for Adam Ruppe's DWS with baited breath :) )
Me too. I haven't been able to work on it for months now, but this big paying
project is about to launch, so maybe my time will finally free up soon.
Adam D. Ruppe
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