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Haxe is a programming language created in 2005 by Nicolas Cannasse.

Haxe is computer software, a high-level, cross-platform, multi-paradigm programming language and compiler that can produce applications and source code, for many different computing platforms, from one code-base. It is free and open-source software, distributed under the GNU General Public License (GPL) 2.0, and the standard library under an MIT License. Haxe includes a set of common functions that are supported across all platforms, such as numeric data types, text, arrays, binary and some common file formats. Read more on Wikipedia...

Try now: Riju · TIO

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Example code from Riju:

class Main { static public function main() { trace("Hello, world!"); } }

Example code from hello-world:

class HelloWorld { static function main() { trace("Hello World"); } }

Example code from the Hello World Collection:

// Hello world in Haxe class Hello { static public function main() { trace("Hello world!"); } }

Example code from Wikipedia:

class FooBar { public var foo:Int; public var bar:String; public function new(){ foo=1; bar="2";} function anyFooBar(v:{foo:Int,bar:String}) trace(; static function test(){ var fb = new FooBar(); fb.anyFooBar(fb); fb.anyFooBar({foo:123,bar:"456"}); } }

Language features

Feature Supported Example Token
"Hello world"
MultiLine Comments
/* A comment
/* */
Line Comments
// A comment
Static Typing
Semantic Indentation ϴ

Books about Haxe on goodreads

title author year reviews ratings rating
Professional haXe and Neko (Programmer to Programmer) L. McColl-Sylvester 2008 0 0 0.0

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PLDB - Build the next great programming language. v5.0.0 - Acknowledgements · Email · GitHub