jedi -- a language for Web

npm install jedi
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Jedi is a new template language (maybe do more such as url routing in the future) inspired by Jade / Coffeekup and many others. It's still in alpha phase and very unstable.

Jedi 0.9.8 is available now.


npm install jedi -g


jedi2php example.jedi

jedi2php -w example.jedi

Template Syntax

See examples/

Known major bugs and limitations for 1.0 milestone

  1. subtemplate fragments (which combine the power of Jade's mixin and block feature) is not implemented yet

  2. @title = "Hello {username}" is not implemented yet

  3. string concat and some other expression operators is not implemented

  4. only one attribute is allowed in the same line of element

IDE/editor support


  1. Code Browser, jEdit
  2. PHPStorm, NetBeans
  3. CodeMirror, ACE

Copyright 2012 HE Shi-Jun

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