(From HN) “What code is worth studying?”

My personal list (mostly imperative languages)

C++: (Complex software with elegance + performance )

  • Dart source code

  • V8 source code (Same people as Dart)

  • LevelDB

  • Chrome (the only downside: too much virtual dispatch -> “javism”)

C:

  • SQLite

  • Redis

  • Nginx

  • Solaris and Freebsd

Java:

  • Rich Hickey implementation of the clojure runtime in Java
    (it was there in 2009.. maybe now this is in clojure itself??)

Go:

  • The Go standard libraries

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