To start using the Zinc framework, do the following:
- Download the latest release for your OS and architecture.
- Add the folder with the binaries to
- Use the binaries via your favorite terminal.
The minimal Zinc framework consists of the three tools:
zvmZinc virtual machine
zargo can use the compiler and virtual machine through as subprocesses,
so you will only need
zargo to work with your projects.
For more information on
zargo, check out this chapter.
There is a syntax highlighting extension for Zinc called
Zinc Syntax Highligthing.
The IDE should recommend installing it once you have opened a Zinc file!