Welcome to Pike

This is the official Pike language web site. If you are new to Pike you can start off by reading about what Pike really is. After that you might want to learn the language itself.

What is pike?

Pike is a dynamic programming language with a syntax similar to Java and C. It is simple to learn, does not require long compilation passes and has powerful built-in data types allowing simple and really fast data manipulation.

Pike is released under the GNU GPL, GNU LGPL and MPL; this means that you can fetch it and use it for almost any purpose you please.

News

2017, September 24: Pike 8.0 Release 10

Pike 8.0 release 10 is now available!
This is build 8.0.466.
Download it here

2017, June 18: Pike 8.0 Release 9

Pike 8.0 release 9 is now available!
This is build 8.0.438.
Download it here

2017, February 10: Pike 8.0 release 8 is now available!

This is build 8.0.404.
Download it here

2017, January 2: Pike 8.0 Release 7

Pike 8.0 release 7 is now available!
This is build 8.0.388.
Download it here

2016, December 12: Pike 8.0 Release 6

Pike 8.0 release 6 is now available!
This is build 8.0.370.
Download it here