Home of the ABS programming language: the joy of shell scripting.


  • Terence Parr, creator of ANTLR, for his legendary work on parser generators
  • Thorsten Ball, for demystifying interpreters and providing the initial codebase for the ABS interpreter through the interpreter book
  • Bash: no matter at what stage of our relationship with Bash we’re on, we believe it’s still the #1 language for productivity around the shell. That is until ABS…


That’s about it for ABS’ documentation, you made it till the very end!

Get out there and start enjoying shell scripting like it’s 2019!