vale-styles VS proselint

Compare vale-styles vs proselint and see what are their differences.

vale-styles

Checks for Vale based on popular style guides (by testthedocs)
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vale-styles proselint
1 8
48 4,160
- 0.5%
0.0 4.7
over 2 years ago 26 days ago
Shell Python
MIT License BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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vale-styles

Posts with mentions or reviews of vale-styles. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-08-19.
  • Markdown Linting
    9 projects | dev.to | 19 Aug 2021
    Besides the official Vale style guides Buildkite, Linode, and Write The Docs have rules online that you can copy into your repo or use as inspiration for your own rules.

proselint

Posts with mentions or reviews of proselint. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-05-27.
  • Writing like a pro with vale & neovim
    5 projects | reddit.com/r/neovim | 27 May 2022
    You can try proselint, which also has built-in support in null-ls. Its LaTeX support isn't perfect, but it's workable.
  • Help with autocompletion for prose writing.
    3 projects | reddit.com/r/neovim | 5 May 2022
    Something like grammar-guard, proselint and/or language-tool?
  • Grammar checker for scientific writing
    9 projects | reddit.com/r/emacs | 17 Dec 2021
    Yep, though there's not a lot to see! Follow the instructions for installing proselint at https://github.com/amperser/proselint and configure as follows:
  • Is there a reliable Grammarly package for Emacs?
    5 projects | reddit.com/r/emacs | 9 Nov 2021
    Vale uses a customizable grammar checker, and you can download some open-source configurations to start working with from the link above. Then, you just need to add something like below to your Emacs configuration: (flycheck-define-checker vale "A prose linter" :command ("vale" "--output" "line" source) :standard-input nil :error-patterns ((error line-start (file-name) ":" line ":" column ":" (id (one-or-more (not (any ":")))) ":" (message) line-end)) :modes (markdown-mode org-mode text-mode) ) (add-to-list 'flycheck-checkers 'vale 'append) (setq flycheck-vale-executable "/usr/local/bin/vale") It looks like you can do something similar with Proselint, which looks wonderful and I have been meaning to try using in my day-to-day: https://unconj.ca/blog/linting-prose-in-emacs.html .
  • Markdown Linting
    9 projects | dev.to | 19 Aug 2021
    proselint
  • Setting up VIM for blogging
    13 projects | dev.to | 23 Apr 2021
    Full list here. Since the tool is a linter, it sounds like it should work with language servers. I use CoC.nvim for LSP features. Thankfully some smart guys have figured out how to make proselint work with coc.nvim & coc-diagnostic (see here). Now it works for my blog posts just like clangd does for my C++ code.
    13 projects | dev.to | 23 Apr 2021
    Proselint is not a VIM plugin. It is a separate tool described as a linter of English prose. Here are some of its features:
  • novelWriter 1.0
    9 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 19 Jan 2021
    You're looking for proselint. https://github.com/amperser/proselint

What are some alternatives?

When comparing vale-styles and proselint you can also consider the following projects:

vim-pencil - Rethinking Vim as a tool for writing

write-good - Naive linter for English prose

vale - :pencil: A syntax-aware linter for prose built with speed and extensibility in mind.

novelWriter - novelWriter is an open source plain text editor designed for writing novels. It supports a minimal markdown-like syntax for formatting text. It is written with Python 3 (3.7+) and Qt 5 (5.10+) for cross-platform support.

coc-diagnostic - diagnostic-languageserver extension for coc.nvim

lsp-grammarly - lsp-mode ❤️ grammarly

vim-wordy - Uncover usage problems in your writing

markdownlint - Markdown lint tool

lsp-ltex - lsp-mode ❤️ LTEX

vim-markdown - Markdown Vim Mode

alex - Catch insensitive, inconsiderate writing