Anyone else doing compiler work in Golang?

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    The Go programming language

    Well...there's an obvious one, the go compiler is mostly written in go with some assembly sprinkled around.

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    Another nice project that I have used from time to time (and a very good source for insight) is the awk interpreter written in go

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    a Make/rake-like dev tool using Go but I haven't tried it as am not a fun of make like tools.

  • yava

    mini-Java compiler implemented in go

    I did a (mini) Java compiler for my undergrad final project using golang, back then all I need is a static typed, fast compiled language that I am familiar with, so golang is the obvious choice. It was pretty good to write parser with, but the codegen part was a mess.

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    It's not compiled, but I wrote my own scripting language.

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    I am working on a React & Javascript transpiler + server-side framework that is written in go.

  • esbuild

    An extremely fast bundler for the web

    The javascript bundler esbuild is written in Go and is extremely fast for that reason. The author originally tried both Rust and Go and ended up using Go. There is a discussion of why he chose Go here:

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