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About the Technology
About the Book
Nim in Action is your guide to application development in Nim. You’ll learn how Nim compares to other languages in style and performance, master its structure and syntax, and discover unique features. By carefully walking through a Twitter clone and other real-world examples, you’ll see just how Nim can be used every day while also learning how to tackle concurrency, package finished applications, and interface with other languages. With the best practices and rich examples in this book, you’ll be able to start using Nim today.
- Language features and implementation
- Nimble package manager
- Asynchronous I/O
About the Reader
For developers comfortable with mainstream languages like Java, Python, C++ or C#.
About the Author
Dominik Picheta is one of the principal developers of Nim and author of the Nimble package manager.
Table of Contents
Part 1 The basics of Nim
Chapter 1 Why Nim?
Chapter 2 Getting Started
Part 2 Nim in practice
Chapter 3 Writing A Chat Application
Chapter 4 A Tour Through The Standard Library
Chapter 5 Package Management
Chapter 6 Parallelism
Chapter 7 Building A Twitter Clone
Part 3 Advanced concepts
Chapter 8 Interfacing With Other Languages
Chapter 9 Metaprogramming
Appendix A Getting help
Appendix B Installing Nim