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A VSCode extension for Erlang that uses a language server.
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This repository provides a VSCode extension that interfaces with the Erlang language server at

To begin with, this is meant to be a testbed for the server and there will be few (if any) other features (like syntax highlighting or executing code). For these, we recommend the pgourlain.erlang extension, that seems to have most functionality at this moment.


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An Erlang VM 20+ must be installed and accessible on $PATH or at erlang.erlangPath for the server to run.


The build scripts assume that the sourcer repository containing the language server is cloned in a sibling directory of this projects'.

In order to produce a .vsix file that can be installed, execute vsce package. This will compile and package the language server, copy it here and archive everything.

For development, use vscode and in a terminal run npm install, then ./install_server, then press F5 to launch a vscode instance that includes the current extension.

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