Nashorn Alternatives

    Nashorn is described as 'JavaScript engine for Java Virtual Machine. It allows running scripts from Java code as well as from commandline. Java API and classes are also available from inside scripts' and is an app in the Development category. There are five alternatives to Nashorn for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, BSD and Chrome OS. The best alternative is Node.js, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Nashorn are Scala (Free, Open Source), Groovy (Free, Open Source), jRuby (Free, Open Source) and V8.Net (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Dec 30, 2016