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Tree-Sitter For Dummies

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Tree-Sitter For Dummies

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- Video date Feb. 7, 2021

- Decent high level into to tree-sitter

- Not really necessary to watch if you 
read these notes

- It's from GitHub

- It's language agnostic 

- You write a grammar for languages

- Does pretty well at parsing small 
incremental sections

- pretty good at not choking on 
intermediat things (e.g. when you're
tying a string but haven't closed
the quotes yet)

- There's a query language built

- video shows a basic parsing

- Command to turn it on is 

:TSBufEneable highlight

- There's a Tree-Sitter playground
that can be useful for developing


- Can power code folding too

- Can be used to power selecitions
like getting parents

- Tree-Sitter is also very fast

- Tree-Sitter tends to be faster
than LSPs for some internal single
file operations. 

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-- date: 2023-09-08 01:00:27
-- id: 2v6ggtnk
-- site: aws
-- type: review
-- status: published