The Plutus language implementation and tools (by input-output-hk)

Plutus Alternatives

Similar projects and alternatives to plutus
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  • GitHub repo cardano-wallet

    HTTP server & command-line for managing UTxOs and HD wallets in Cardano.

  • GitHub repo ouroboros-network

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  • GitHub repo cardano-ledger-specs

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  • GitHub repo haskell-language-server

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  • GitHub repo leksah

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  • GitHub repo jormungandr

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  • GitHub repo marlowe

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  • GitHub repo ouroboros-high-assurance

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  • GitHub repo adrestia

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  • GitHub repo cardano-base

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NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts. Hence, a higher number means a better plutus alternative or higher similarity.


Posts where plutus has been mentioned. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects - the last one was on 2021-02-25.
  • Is there a way to generate a native token using Plutus? | 2021-02-25
    I have looked through and couldn't find a way to create a native token (in particular I am interested in NFTs)
  • Chico Crypto covered Pangolin Airdrop today :) | 2021-02-25
    Uncalled for an embarrassing that you'd make such false accusations as a literal representative for this Avalanche project. You tarnish Avalanche's reputation when you make false claims like that. See this screenshot of commits to many of their core projects happening over the last hour How is this trivial?
  • Writing Plutus Contracts outside of Plutus Playground
    Here are notes and more info about plutus
  • More emphasis on the TypeScript support?
  • my cardano project
    I finally found some interesting notes: (this one particularly)
  • Ruby -> Marlowe compiler question(s) | 2021-02-20
    Hi, I have a background in computer language design and processing. You should begin looking here:
  • | 2021-02-08
  • I still don’t know what exactly Cardano is | 2021-02-08
    Plutus smart contracts
  • Without gas fees, how does Cardano keep a smart contract from using up too much time or space in computation? | 2021-02-06
    From the draft Plutus Technical Report (PDF, see the Plutus Github)
  • Plutus Tx: compiling Haskell into Plutus Core | 2021-02-02
    Github repo Free ebook some more docs
  • Fellow ada investers get out while you can. | 2021-01-15
    I'm sorry, what was that? I wasn't able to hear you over the sound of how much actual work has already been put into Cardano and that is publicly available for absolutely anyone to see.
  • Where to watch Goguen progress? | 2020-12-29
  • Ever tried lekash IDE? | 2020-12-28
    If you're using NixOS then follow the instructions located at:
  • ERC20 token in Plutus?
  • Thinking of swapping most of my altcoin for Cardano
    Plutus (the primary dev language for smart contracts):


Basic plutus repo stats
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