vim-compiler-go VS go-playground

Compare vim-compiler-go vs go-playground and see what are their differences.


Vim compiler plugin for Go (golang) (by rjohnsondev)


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vim-compiler-go go-playground
0 7
87 769
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0.0 8.8
almost 6 years ago 15 days ago
VimL Go
- MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of vim-compiler-go. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning vim-compiler-go yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of go-playground. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-03-21.
  • Are We Wasm Yet - Part 1
    7 projects | | 21 Mar 2022
    If someone interested to play with WASM capabilities, I've been working on custom playground that supports WebAssembly -
    7 projects | | 21 Mar 2022
    If you're interested - take a look at our patched wasm_exec.js
  • A better version of Go Playground
    4 projects | | 28 Feb 2022 with syntax highlighting and autocomplete.
    4 projects | | 28 Feb 2022
    If you have any ideas or suggestions - I recommend to create an issue on GitHub repo because it's complicated to track ideas on Reddit.
    4 projects | | 28 Feb 2022
    Thanks for the feedback, much appreciated. Apologies if my previous post looks like trying to push you into a particular direction; this wasn't my intention. Stay with your roadmap, is already super useful. If I need something extra I should really consider trying to contribute that – although I must admit I don't have much time either. But I'll keep it in mind.
    4 projects | | 28 Feb 2022
    The source code is on GitHub.
  • Looking for an interesting project to contribute
    20 projects | | 15 Jan 2021
    Hello, I'm looking for contributors for my FOSS project -

What are some alternatives?

When comparing vim-compiler-go and go-playground you can also consider the following projects:

Local Golang playground - GNU/Emacs mode that setup local Go playground for code snippets like or even better :)

go-lang-idea-plugin - Google Go language IDE built using the IntelliJ Platform

theia-go-extension - Theia Go Extension

Watch - Watches for changes in a directory tree and reruns a command in an acme win or just on the terminal.

go-plus - An Enhanced Go Experience For The Atom Editor

Go for Visual Studio Code

GNU/Emacs go-mode - Emacs mode for the Go programming language

goimports-reviser - Right imports sorting & code formatting tool (goimports alternative)

gounit-vim - Vim plugin for

gocode - An autocompletion daemon for the Go programming language


go-language-server - A Go language server.