C

For all the scripting addicts out there, this is the language without a substr function (but with razor-sharp1 memory management).

Gosh, it’s been ages.

Resources:

Date Link Notes
2018 Sparser a high-speed JSON, Avro and Parquet parser
Ultralight a WebKit/Chromium subset for embedded development
2013 Duda another web framework that embeds an epoll-based HTTP server into the resulting executable. I don't think you can do REST services any faster.
Cello an impressive higher-order programming library
Rapthers a modern web framework written in pure C.


  1. As in, it cuts deep when you don’t manage it. ↩︎