Amber support in Aida/Web


Amber (formelly Jtalk) is a Smalltalk over JavaScript, developed by Nicolas Petton. From the website: Amber is an implementation of the Smalltalk language that runs on top of the JavaScript runtime. It is designed to make client-side development faster and easier. 

Amber website:

Plans with Amber in Aida

  • client-side programming
  • partitioning of web apps between client and server side
  • only Smalltalk everywhere
  • integration into node.js environments

Usage in Aida

  • AmberLibrary class in Aida-Libraries contains a whole Amber distribution including examples and it is immediately usable by opening: