Literate Programming

Literate programming is an interesting approach to make programs more easily understandable.

Anyone tried it before? Any opinions?

There are a number of tools that aim to facilitate this in a language-independent way:

Question though is how to integrate it with editors nicely that do on-the-fly syntax checking and code completion.

I know Jaromil uses it quite a lot. Here’s a recent example:

yes that’s where i’ve seen it recently (also linked it above)

I like org-mode/org-babel and have used it for demos/examples: examples/ · main · openEngiadina / eris · GitLab or docs/ · develop · openEngiadina / cpub · GitLab