dlang

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D is a general-purpose programming language with static typing, systems-level access, and C-like syntax.

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DConf 2018

May 2May 5, 2018
01:00 PM UTC

Top financial contributors

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Shoichi Kato

$1k USD since May 2018

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Elie Morisse

$800 USD since Apr 2018

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Oleg Butko

$600 USD since Mar 2018

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Manu Evans

$600 USD since Mar 2018

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Johannes Loher

$600 USD since Aug 2018

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Ahmed Fakhry

$500 USD since Jun 2018

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Jacob Carlborg

$500 USD since Jun 2018

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andre2007

$400 USD since Apr 2018

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Thomas Brix Larsen

$330 USD since Mar 2018

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anonymous

$330 USD since Mar 2018

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Symmetry Investments

$1k USD since Oct 2018

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Triplebyte

$435 USD since Mar 2019

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Algolia

$51 USD since Dec 2019

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Diamond MVC

$50 USD since May 2018

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HostPresto

$16 USD since Jun 2018

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Donor T-Shirts

Hello, D backers!Gold Donors and Personal Sponsors are eligible for our awesome donor t-shirts. Unfortunately, not everyone who donates has included an email address or twitter handle in their Open Collective profile where I can contact ...
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Published on September 22, 2018 by Mike Parker

Thank You! Now for SAoC.

Thanks again to everyone who helped us meet our goal of raising money for the code-d and serve-d. If you haven't seen it yet, there's a post on the D Blog ou...
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Published on August 1, 2018 by Mike Parker

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Financial contribution to dlang (Gold Donor)

from Harsha using a Gift card from Salesforce11/29/2020

+$100.00USD
Completed

Monthly financial contribution to dlang (Backer)

from Korbinian Schildmann11/8/2020

+$5.00USD
Completed

Monthly financial contribution to dlang (Backer)

from Jonathan Balls11/3/2020

+$10.00USD
Completed

Today’s balance

$6,961.11 USD

Estimated annual budget

~ $2,126.53 USD

dlang is all of us

Our contributors 109

Everyone who has supported dlang. Individuals and organizations that believe in –and take ownership of– our purpose.

Mike Parker
Admin

Total contributions

$190 USD

Backer

Sebastian Wil...
Admin

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$20 USD

D is amazing <3

Iain Buclaw
Core Contributor
Shoichi Kato
Financial Contributor

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$1,010 USD

Bronze Donor

Symmetry Inve...
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$1,000 USD

We are happy to support the D Foundation and invite talented programmers from the community to consider Symmetry when making a career cha...

Elie Morisse
Financial Contributor

Total contributions

$800 USD

Bronze Donor

Oleg Butko
Financial Contributor

Total contributions

$600 USD

I love dlang

Manu Evans
Financial Contributor

Total contributions

$600 USD

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About

D is a general purpose systems and applications programming language. It is a high level language, but retains the ability to write high performance code and interface directly with operating system APIs and with hardware. D is a programming language with an emphasis on powerful metaprogramming facilities on top of a robust, efficient core. Idiomatic D programs are commonly as fast as hand-optimized C code, while being reportedly shorter and easier to write, read, and change. A gradual approach to memory safety allows safe programs to be largely automatically checked, whilst relying on small and fast manually-verified primitives.

D's rich feature set offers many opportunities to a variety of projects, without them being ostensibly related to advanced metaprogramming facilities. High-performance code can be terse and highly optimized without the tedium of repeated coding patterns or hand-written specializations. Highly dynamic code can combine static and dynamic language features in an expressive whole. The best, most innovative ways to use the D language are yet to be discovered.

Why Open Collective?

Open Collective allows us to set up a variety of donation packages, with or without rewards, for one-time and recurring donations, at levels within reach of individuals and those more suited for corporate budgets. You can leave notes with your donation to tell us what you think of our work or what’s important to you. We can submit expenses to show how the money is being used, and set up fund drives for specific targets. $5 a month isn't much (about one coffee in most countries), but if 100 people donate one coffee a month, you get the entire coffee machine with a warp engine.

For more information see our OpenCollective kickoff blog post. There are also alternative donation options and other ways to get involved with the D programming language community.

About the D Language Foundation

The D Language Foundation is a 501(c) non-profit public charity devoted to advancing open source technology related to the D programming language. Our mission is to foster development of the D community and we're responsible for various processes within the D community, including developing the D programming language, managing intellectual rights, and raising funds. Please see the current high-level vision for an outlook of our goals for 2018.

Apart from maintaining D's ecosystem and infrastructure, the D Language Foundation contracts consultants to work on high-level goals and awards scholarships to students allowing them to work on high-impact projects related to the D programming language. You can learn more about us at our website.