HCL Extension for Visual Studio Code
The HashiCorp HCL Extension for Visual Studio Code (VS Code) adds syntax highlighting for HCL files.
This extension provides HCL syntax highlighting for files that use
The HashiCorp HCL Extension is a grammar only extension targeted to provide HCL syntax highlighting for files not already accounted for by a more specific product-focused extension. For example, Terraform syntax highlighting is already provided by the official HashiCorp Terraform Extension for VS Code.
Current Terraform users can install the HCL extension alongside the Terraform Extension and find that they can use HCL files without conflict. Users can also install the HCL Extension separately from the Terraform Extension if they only want HCL support.
Read more about HCL at https://github.com/hashicorp/hcl.
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