Friday, June 17th, 2005

Another JavaScript Compressor / Obfuscator

Category: JavaScript

From Saltstorm comes a very cool JavaScript encoder:

ESC is an ECMAScript pre-processor written in JScript, enabling an unlimited number of external scripts to be compressed/crunched into supertight, bandwidth-optimized packages. Featuring several compression-techniques such as comment removal, whitespace stripping, newline stripping and variable substitution ESC can reduce the overall size of your code with up to ~45%. Single, multiple scripts and even directories with scripts can be merged together at the compression level you decide.

ESC is free software, distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License.

Very nice browser independent approach.

Posted by Ben Galbraith at 9:57 am

3.4 rating from 8 votes


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Comment by Donald — November 16, 2005

Great, but still can’t compress Prorotype (1.4.0) without errors.

Comment by Michal Till — October 20, 2006

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