Clojure has an amazing tooling and support for a couple of editors including — Emacs and Cursive. Still, every time when I open them they feel … heavy. I spend quite a bit of time researching different options and even though I love VSCode I found peace with Atom.
Couple of things to consider when we talk about editing Clojure:
- Parentheses — to not worry about inference/coloring of the parens
- REPL — to evaluate functions
- Linter — to highlight warnings and errors
- Formatter — to not worry about code formatting
brew cask install atom
Look and Feel
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