Integrate the Exercism CLI with VS Code
Your system must be supported by the CLI.
How to use ?
After installing the extension, the wizard should open automatically. If it does
not, open the Command Palette (
Installing the CLI
On the walkthrough page, follow each step, starting with installing the CLI.
Not yet installed
In case the CLI is not found, it will attempt to open the instructions to walk you through the installation process.
In case the CLI is found on your computer, it will tell you it was found and which version is found. If the version is incompatible it will suggest you update the CLI using this extension.
Configuring the CLI
When the CLI has been found, it can be configured.
Not yet configured
In case the CLI is not yet configured, follow the instructions. Open the settings page and copy your CLI token. Then, click the button again, and enter the CLI token. This is necessary to allow the CLI to communicate with Exercism using your credentials in a secure way.
In case the CLI is already configured, you can change its settings or leave it as is.
Finally, pick a track (new, or one you've already started). You can pick any track that's available on Exercism, and this list updates automatically.
Submitting your solution
If you've opened a solution file, in your Exercism workspace, you can use the Command Palette to attempt to automatically submit your solution. Do this by typing submit after opening the Command Palette (
It will attempt to automatically submit the correct files to Exercism.
See your solution online to start mentoring, see automated analysis, publish it, or continue.
This extension doesn't (yet) add any settings.
None at the moment.