ruby-lsp VS vscode-ruby

Compare ruby-lsp vs vscode-ruby and see what are their differences.


An opinionated language server for Ruby (by Shopify)


Provides Ruby language and debugging support for Visual Studio Code (by rubyide)
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ruby-lsp vscode-ruby
16 11
1,288 1,262
5.2% -
9.9 0.0
about 10 hours ago 9 months ago
Ruby TypeScript
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of ruby-lsp. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2024-02-18.


Posts with mentions or reviews of vscode-ruby. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-04-20.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing ruby-lsp and vscode-ruby you can also consider the following projects:

solargraph - A Ruby language server.

vscode-solargraph - A Visual Studio Code extension for Solargraph.

ruby_language_server - Language Server implementation in Ruby for Ruby. Development happens on the develop branch. Production is master.

pry-rescue - Start a pry session whenever something goes wrong.

RailsAutoCompleteHelper - Autocomplete helper for Ruby on Rails projects that pulls data from model files

lib-ruby-parser - Ruby parser written in Rust

Better Errors - Better error page for Rack apps

turbo-android - Android framework for making Turbo native apps

steep - Static type checker for Ruby

orbacle - Program allowing for smart jump-to-definitions, autocompletion, constant renaming and more.

ruby-debug-ide - An interface which glues ruby-debug to IDEs like Eclipse (RDT), NetBeans and RubyMine.