How to use this tool?

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

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

Key differences between Ruby and CoffeeScript

SyntaxRuby has a more flexible and expressive syntax compared to CoffeeScript.CoffeeScript has a more concise and simplified syntax compared to Ruby.
ParadigmRuby is a multi-paradigm language that supports both object-oriented and functional programming.CoffeeScript is a language that compiles into JavaScript and follows a more functional programming paradigm.
TypingRuby is dynamically typed, meaning variable types are determined at runtime.CoffeeScript is also dynamically typed, similar to Ruby.
PerformanceRuby is generally slower in terms of performance compared to CoffeeScript.CoffeeScript, being a language that compiles into JavaScript, can have similar performance to JavaScript.
Libraries and frameworksRuby has a rich ecosystem of libraries and frameworks, such as Ruby on Rails.CoffeeScript can leverage the existing JavaScript libraries and frameworks.
Community and supportRuby has a strong and active community with good support.CoffeeScript has a smaller community compared to Ruby, but still has decent support.
Learning curveRuby has a moderate learning curve, especially for beginners.CoffeeScript has a relatively low learning curve, especially for developers familiar with JavaScript.