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Mint

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⚠️ Mint is currently in development, although it's usable for testing purposes. ⚠️

⚠️ The documentation is currently work in progress. ⚠️


A refreshing programming language for the front-end web, aiming to solve the most common issues of Single Page Applications (SPAs) at a language level:

  • Reusable components
  • Styling
  • Routing
  • Global and local state handling
  • Synchronous and asynchronous computations that might fail

While focusing on:

  • Developer happiness
  • Fast compilation
  • Readability

Project Status

The project is in development, we are still tweaking the language and standard library.

There are two bigger applications which can be used as examples / learning material:

Installing

Follow these instructions

Documentation

Community

Questions or suggestions? Ask on Gitter channel or on Spectrum.

Contributing

Read the general Contributing guide, and then:

  1. Fork it ( https://github.com/mint-lang/mint/fork )
  2. Create your feature branch (git checkout -b my-new-feature)
  3. Commit your changes (git commit -am 'Add some feature')
  4. Push to the branch (git push origin my-new-feature)
  5. Create a new Pull Request

FAQ

Why functions called fun instead of function?

You can find an explanation in this issue: https://github.com/mint-lang/mint/issues/55#issuecomment-404886342

Why is the language called Mint?

You can find an explanation in this issue: https://github.com/mint-lang/mint/issues/53#issuecomment-404717310

What makes Mint unique?

You can find an explanation in this issue: https://github.com/mint-lang/mint/issues/70#issuecomment-412324721

Contributors

This project exists thanks to all the people who contribute.

Backers

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