How to use this tool?

This free online converter lets you convert code from Crystal to Racket in a click of a button. To use this converter, take the following steps -

  1. Type or paste your Crystal code in the input box.
  2. Click the convert button.
  3. The resulting Racket code from the conversion will be displayed in the output box.

Key differences between Crystal and Racket

SyntaxCrystal has a syntax similar to Ruby with some additional features.Racket has a Lisp-like syntax with a strong emphasis on parentheses.
ParadigmCrystal supports object-oriented programming and has some functional programming features.Racket is a multi-paradigm language that supports functional programming, procedural programming, and object-oriented programming.
TypingCrystal is a statically typed language with type inference.Racket is a dynamically typed language.
PerformanceCrystal is known for its high performance as it compiles to native code.Racket is an interpreted language and may have lower performance compared to compiled languages.
Libraries and frameworksCrystal has a growing ecosystem of libraries and frameworks, but it may not have as many options as more established languages.Racket has a rich set of libraries and frameworks, especially for academic and research purposes.
Community and supportCrystal has a smaller community compared to more popular languages, but it is growing.Racket has a supportive community with active development and a strong focus on education.
Learning curveCrystal has a relatively low learning curve, especially for developers familiar with Ruby.Racket may have a steeper learning curve due to its Lisp-like syntax and unique features.