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Language Server Index Format, aka Language Server Index Format, is a json format created in 2019 by Dan Adler.

#1406on PLDB 5Years Old
Download source code:
git clone https://github.com/lsif/lsif.github.io

https://lsif.dev


Example from the web:
// a vertex representing the document { id: 1, type: "vertex", label: "document", uri: "file:///Users/username/sample.ts", languageId: "typescript" } // a vertex representing the range for the identifier bar { id: 4, type: "vertex", label: "range", start: { line: 0, character: 9}, end: { line: 0, character: 12 } } // an edge saying that the document with id 1 contains the range with id 4 { id: 5, type: "edge", label: "contains", outV: 1, inV: 4} // a vertex representing the actual hover result { id: 6, type: "vertex", label: "hoverResult", result: { contents: [ { language: "typescript", value: "function bar(): void" } ] } } // an edge linking the hover result to the range. { id: 7, type: "edge", label: "textDocument/hover", outV: 4, inV: 6 }

Language features

Feature Supported Token Example
Comments
// A comment
Line Comments //
// A comment
Semantic Indentation X

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