Best Lisp/scheme for OSDev?

This page summarizes the projects mentioned and recommended in the original post on

Our great sponsors
  • SonarLint - Clean code begins in your IDE with SonarLint
  • Scout APM - Less time debugging, more time building
  • SaaSHub - Software Alternatives and Reviews
  • Carp

    A statically typed lisp, without a GC, for real-time applications.


  • cakelisp

    Metaprogrammable, hot-reloadable, no-GC language for high perf programs (especially games), with seamless C/C++ interop

  • SonarLint

    Clean code begins in your IDE with SonarLint. Up your coding game and discover issues early. SonarLint is a free plugin that helps you find & fix bugs and security issues from the moment you start writing code. Install from your favorite IDE marketplace today.

  • awesome-lisp-machine

    A curated list of awesome Lisp Machine and Lisp Operating System

    Check out this list for more information:

  • dale

    Lisp-flavoured C


  • LCC

    Lisp C Compiler, Lisp-like syntax for writing C code in addition of some forms and pointer managements (by saman-pasha)


  • extempore

    A cyber-physical programming environment


NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts plus user suggested alternatives. Hence, a higher number means a more popular project.

Suggest a related project

Related posts