Langue: en

Version: March 2010 (ubuntu - 24/10/10)

Section: 1 (Commandes utilisateur)


CoffeeScript - interpreter and compiler for the CoffeeScript language


coffee compiles CoffeeScript source files into JavaScript.


coffee path/to/

Available options:

-c, --compile
compile to JavaScript and save as .js files
-i, --interactive
run an interactive CoffeeScript REPL
-o, --output
set the directory for compiled JavaScript
-w, --watch
watch scripts for changes, and recompile
-p, --print
print the compiled JavaScript to stdout
-l, --lint
pipe the compiled JavaScript through JSLint
-s, --stdio
listen for and compile scripts over stdio
-e, --eval
compile a string from the command line
compile without the top-level function wrapper
-t, --tokens
print the tokens that the lexer produces
-n, --nodes
print the parse tree that Jison produces
-v, --version
display CoffeeScript version
-h, --help
display this help message


coffee was written by Jeremy Ashkenas <>

This manual page was written by Geza Kovacs <>, for the Debian project (but may be used by others).