Why are you using D instead of Rust?

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Mon Oct 25 09:35:52 UTC 2021

On Monday, 25 October 2021 at 09:26:16 UTC, user1234 wrote:
>> I do system programming with D. Ironically, system programming 
>> has trivial memory management, so rust doesn't really have 
>> much to show there, in fact it's bloated business applications 
>> like a browser where you might need a complex memory 
>> management system.
> mmh what about the big headlines everywhere when there was that 
> thing made in rust for the linux kernel.

AFAIK rust has bound checking, which is nice to have in system 
programming. It can be done in C too, but for some reason they 
chose to introduce a new language than change the C tradition. 
Granted, when bound checking is built into the language, it 
becomes more useful.

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