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Ubuntu specific installation for dummies

Add the general compiler tools:

sudo aptitude install build-essential

Go to the following webpage and download the installer that is bundled with both GDC and DSSS: or just:


Then we make the file excuteable

chmod +x

Execute the script:

sudo ./

You will be asked for an installation directory (the recommended is: /usr/local).

And finally we configure rebuild

sudo nano /etc/rebuild

Make it contain these two lines:

flags=-fversion=Posix -fversion=Tango

Now you can compile a file with: rebuild something.d