Why I choose Bucklescript

On the meetups I attend, some people know me as the Elm guy. Yet, when reading the title of this post, you can see that I’m going for Bucklescript lately. In this post I’m going to try to explain my choice for Bucklescript. If you are in doubt, maybe some points in this post can help, but my advice would be to just try and research both languages and see for yourself. »

Integrating bucklescript with typescript

Recently I’ve started using Bucklescript (and Reason) over Elm for various reasons (Something I might blog about later). In this post I’m exploring integrating Bucklescript with Typescript. Let’s start with a blank typescript project with webpack You can find the inital commit of a Typescript project here. There is nothing special in this commit, some npm dependencies: source-map-loader, ts-loader, typescript, webpack, webpack-dev-server. The ts-config.json file is generated with tsc --init, nothing is changed. »