How to use this tool?

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

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

Key differences between Vala and Java

SyntaxVala has a syntax similar to C# and is designed to be readable and concise.Java has a syntax similar to C++ and is designed to be simple and easy to understand.
ParadigmVala supports object-oriented programming and follows the GObject model.Java supports object-oriented programming and follows the class-based model.
TypingVala has static typing with type inference, which helps catch errors at compile-time.Java has static typing and requires explicit type declarations.
PerformanceVala compiles to C code and can achieve similar performance to C.Java is generally slower than languages like C or C++, but its performance has improved over time.
Libraries and frameworksVala has access to the GNOME ecosystem and can use libraries written in C.Java has a vast ecosystem of libraries and frameworks, including popular ones like Spring and Hibernate.
Community and supportVala has a smaller community compared to Java, but it is actively maintained and has dedicated developers.Java has a large and active community with extensive support and resources available.
Learning curveVala has a moderate learning curve, especially for developers familiar with C# or C++.Java has a relatively low learning curve, with many learning resources and tutorials available.