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ApoorvSingal (75)

Volant

Volant is a general-purpose data-oriented high-level programming language with a focus on speed, power, asynchronicity, and concurrency. Volant is designed with simplicity in mind, allowing both low-level and high-level features with simple and easy to use syntax. Volant is transpiled to c with no or a very thin layer of abstraction over the code you write, which makes it as fast as c in almost all cases.

The team

The language was designed and developed solely by me.

Try it out

Step 1: Fork this repl.
Step 2: Edit the file named main.vo and press the run button to try it out.

You can also try Volant on our online Volant playground here.

Useful links

EDIT: @CSharpIsGud made a complete operating system using Volant. Check it out here.


Any constructive feedback is appreciated and thanks for checking it out.

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ApoorvSingal (75)

@AmazingMech2418 Volant uses c as an intermediate representation and there are countless other languages that do the same. No sane person would ever write a compiler to asm if he isn't immortal or doesn't have a team of 20 devs.
Also, it would have been an absolute waste of time to write a compiler to asm because Volant does not need any more access to the machine than what c gives.