Re: books for learning D

2020-02-09 Thread Marcone via Digitalmars-d-learn
Programming in D - Tutorial and Reference 1st Edition Free PDF Book. Download: http://ddili.org/ders/d.en/index.html

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-31 Thread Jan Hönig via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Friday, 31 January 2020 at 10:51:07 UTC, mark wrote: On Wednesday, 29 January 2020 at 11:57:14 UTC, Jan Hönig wrote: On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 16:37:31 UTC, Ron Tarrant wrote: On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 10:28:48 UTC, mark wrote: [...] Actually, Andrei's book has been updated a few

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-31 Thread mark via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Wednesday, 29 January 2020 at 11:57:14 UTC, Jan Hönig wrote: On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 16:37:31 UTC, Ron Tarrant wrote: On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 10:28:48 UTC, mark wrote: I'm just starting out learning D. Andrei Alexandrescu's "The D Programming Language" is 10 years old, so is

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-31 Thread Ron Tarrant via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Wednesday, 29 January 2020 at 11:57:14 UTC, Jan Hönig wrote: I am also curious. Where can i find the revised book. Sorry for the delay, guys. I thought I'd posted the link earlier. Here it is: http://ddili.org/ders/d.en/index.html

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-30 Thread p.shkadzko via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Wednesday, 29 January 2020 at 08:56:26 UTC, rumbu wrote: On Wednesday, 29 January 2020 at 08:40:48 UTC, p.shkadzko wrote: Has anyone read "d programming language tutorial: A Step By Step Appoach: Learn d programming language Fast"?

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-29 Thread Jan Hönig via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 16:37:31 UTC, Ron Tarrant wrote: On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 10:28:48 UTC, mark wrote: I'm just starting out learning D. Andrei Alexandrescu's "The D Programming Language" is 10 years old, so is it still worth getting? (I don't know how much D has changed in

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-29 Thread rumbu via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Wednesday, 29 January 2020 at 08:40:48 UTC, p.shkadzko wrote: Has anyone read "d programming language tutorial: A Step By Step Appoach: Learn d programming language Fast"? https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/38328553-d-programming-language-tutorial?from_search=true=G9QIeXioOJ=3 Beware,

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-29 Thread p.shkadzko via Digitalmars-d-learn
Has anyone read "d programming language tutorial: A Step By Step Appoach: Learn d programming language Fast"? https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/38328553-d-programming-language-tutorial?from_search=true=G9QIeXioOJ=3

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-13 Thread H. S. Teoh via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Mon, Jan 13, 2020 at 04:23:19AM -0800, Ali Çehreli via Digitalmars-d-learn wrote: > On 1/13/20 2:28 AM, mark wrote: > > I'm just starting out learning D. > > > > Andrei Alexandrescu's "The D Programming Language" is 10 years old, > > so is it still worth getting? (I don't know how much D has

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-13 Thread mark via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 16:37:31 UTC, Ron Tarrant wrote: Actually, Andrei's book has been updated a few times over the years since first being published. The latest version says this on the copyright page: D version: 2.081.1 Book revision: 2018-10-17 So, it's really only about 14

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-13 Thread Pavel Shkadzko via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 10:28:48 UTC, mark wrote: I'm just starting out learning D. Andrei Alexandrescu's "The D Programming Language" is 10 years old, so is it still worth getting? (I don't know how much D has changed in 10 years.) Start with "Programming in D" by Ali:

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-13 Thread mark via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 16:45:46 UTC, mark wrote: On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 16:37:31 UTC, Ron Tarrant wrote: Actually, Andrei's book has been updated a few times over the years since first being published. The latest version says this on the copyright page: D version: 2.081.1 Book

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-13 Thread Ron Tarrant via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 10:28:48 UTC, mark wrote: I'm just starting out learning D. Andrei Alexandrescu's "The D Programming Language" is 10 years old, so is it still worth getting? (I don't know how much D has changed in 10 years.) Actually, Andrei's book has been updated a few times

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-13 Thread Adam D. Ruppe via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 11:58:51 UTC, mark wrote: Both those books are published by Packt who normally have no quality control at all as I've discovered to my cost. I found working with Packt to be difficult on a lot of levels too. Like chapter 1 of my book had various symbols mangled

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-13 Thread mark via Digitalmars-d-learn
Thanks for all the comments. Look's like I'll be buying Mike's "Learning D"!

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-13 Thread René Heldmaier via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 10:28:48 UTC, mark wrote: I'm just starting out learning D. Andrei Alexandrescu's "The D Programming Language" is 10 years old, so is it still worth getting? (I don't know how much D has changed in 10 years.) I found the book amazing. It not only explains the

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-13 Thread Mike Parker via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 11:58:51 UTC, mark wrote: Both those books are published by Packt who normally have no quality control at all as I've discovered to my cost. However It's hit and miss in my experience. I've picked up some utter crap from them, but I've also found some real

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-13 Thread Ali Çehreli via Digitalmars-d-learn
On 1/13/20 2:28 AM, mark wrote: I'm just starting out learning D. Andrei Alexandrescu's "The D Programming Language" is 10 years old, so is it still worth getting? (I don't know how much D has changed in 10 years.) Yes, Andrei's book is dated but it offers a great perspective on D and

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-13 Thread mark via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 11:35:51 UTC, bachmeier wrote: On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 11:20:31 UTC, mark wrote: On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 11:13:32 UTC, Ferhat Kurtulmuş wrote: On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 11:08:45 UTC, Ferhat Kurtulmuş wrote: On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 10:28:48

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-13 Thread bachmeier via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 11:20:31 UTC, mark wrote: On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 11:13:32 UTC, Ferhat Kurtulmuş wrote: On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 11:08:45 UTC, Ferhat Kurtulmuş wrote: On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 10:28:48 UTC, mark wrote: I'm just starting out learning D. Andrei

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-13 Thread bachmeier via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 11:20:31 UTC, mark wrote: On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 11:13:32 UTC, Ferhat Kurtulmuş wrote: On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 11:08:45 UTC, Ferhat Kurtulmuş wrote: On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 10:28:48 UTC, mark wrote: I'm just starting out learning D. Andrei

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-13 Thread mark via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 11:13:32 UTC, Ferhat Kurtulmuş wrote: On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 11:08:45 UTC, Ferhat Kurtulmuş wrote: On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 10:28:48 UTC, mark wrote: I'm just starting out learning D. Andrei Alexandrescu's "The D Programming Language" is 10 years

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-13 Thread IGotD- via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 10:28:48 UTC, mark wrote: I'm just starting out learning D. Andrei Alexandrescu's "The D Programming Language" is 10 years old, so is it still worth getting? (I don't know how much D has changed in 10 years.) Andrei Alexandrescu's is still a good read for those

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-13 Thread Ferhat Kurtulmuş via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 11:08:45 UTC, Ferhat Kurtulmuş wrote: On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 10:28:48 UTC, mark wrote: I'm just starting out learning D. Andrei Alexandrescu's "The D Programming Language" is 10 years old, so is it still worth getting? (I don't know how much D has changed

Re: books for learning D

2020-01-13 Thread Ferhat Kurtulmuş via Digitalmars-d-learn
On Monday, 13 January 2020 at 10:28:48 UTC, mark wrote: I'm just starting out learning D. Andrei Alexandrescu's "The D Programming Language" is 10 years old, so is it still worth getting? (I don't know how much D has changed in 10 years.) Depending on your background:

books for learning D

2020-01-13 Thread mark via Digitalmars-d-learn
I'm just starting out learning D. Andrei Alexandrescu's "The D Programming Language" is 10 years old, so is it still worth getting? (I don't know how much D has changed in 10 years.)