TouchDevelop done with TS

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Dec 3, 2012 at 6:13 AM
Found out that MS developed their new Web IDE with TS. Very impressive. Not sure that IDE is for me, but for sure nice to see some innovation in that area. Does TouchDevelop also uses the TS language services for suggesting the user what he can do at a certain place in his code? Would someone from the TS team mind sharing some basic metrics. Like loc and number of files and classes. Just to get a rought idea about the size of that project and what can be done with TS already today. // Peter
Dec 4, 2012 at 3:25 PM

One of this year's Build conference talks was all about this. They discuss porting the original WP7 (c#) touchdevelop IDE to surface/html5 with typescript. Look on channel9 or find it on

Dec 5, 2012 at 12:32 AM

That's right, the video is here

The codebase is about 40k lines of TS, there is 216 files, 330 classes, and couple hundred modules.