Guile Alternatives

    Guile is described as 'is the GNU Ubiquitous Intelligent Language for Extensions, the official extension language for the GNU operating system. It's an implementation of the Scheme programming language, supporting the Revised5 and most of the Revised6 language reports, as well as many SRFIs' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Guile for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and Haiku. The best alternative is Python, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Guile are JavaScript (Free, Open Source), Go (Programming Language) (Free, Open Source), C# (Free, Open Source) and Ruby (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 17, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Raspberry Pi
      Haxe is an open source toolkit based on a modern high level strictly typed programming language, a state-of-the-art light-speed cross-compiler, a complete cross-platform standard library, and ways to access to each platform's native capabilities.
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    1. Swift is a programming language for iOS, OS X, watchOS and tvOS apps that builds on the best of C and Objective-C, without the constraints of C compatibility. Swift adopts safe programming patterns and adds modern features to make programming easier, more flexible, and more fun.


    2. Clojure is a dynamic programming language that targets the Java Virtual Machine (and the CLR ).
    3. Racket (formerly PLT Scheme) is a modern programming language in the Lisp/Scheme family, suitable for a wide range of applications. It goes beyond Lisp and Scheme with dialects that support objects, types, laziness, and more.
    4. A compiled language with Ruby like syntax and type inference Language goals: - Have a syntax similar to Ruby (but compatibility with it is not a goal) - Statically type-checked but without having to specify the type of variables or method arguments.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      • FreeBSD
      • DragonFly BSD
      Elixir is a dynamic, functional language designed for building scalable and maintainable applications.
    5. CrossBrowdy is an open-source and free JavaScript framework that let developers create multimedia apps, game engines, games, emulators and so on.
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    6. Rebol (historically REBOL) is a cross-platform data exchange language and a multi-paradigm dynamic programming language designed by Carl Sassenrath for network communications and distributed computing.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      Pyret is a programming language designed to serve as an outstanding choice for programming education while exploring the confluence of scripting and functional programming. It's under active design and development, and free to use or modify.
    7. Real-Time JavaScript Tool is a portable tool that allows JavaScript codes to be executed in Real-Time! Note that, the tool requires "Internet Explorer" to be installed in the Windows OS!
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