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Durango Code

Durango Code is a Visual Studio Code extension; this extension allows you to configure and use the Durango Development tools like:

  • CC65 suite.
  • Durango Lib.
  • Rescomp Java Application.
  • Docker Durango Dev Kit Image.

This extension adds some commands for use with Durango Based Projects:

  • Create new Hello World Durango Project.
  • Compile the current Durango Project.
  • Clean the current Durango Project.
  • Run the current Durango Project using an Emulator.
  • Run the current Durango Project using the Nanoboot application for send to a Durango machine (only for Raspberry Pi).
  • Compile and Run on an Emulator.


This extension is under development and the features can change; please see changelog or the Github repository for more information.


You can install Durango Code from the extension marketPlace using the Extension tab on Visual studio Code; just search "Durango Code" and press install.

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Durango Code Extension Installation


Durango Code is compatible with Visual Studio Code 1.75 or higher.

Also, you can install manually from the Durango Code Release page:

Just download the .vsix file, and press on Visual studio code ctrl+shift+p later, select the Extensions: install from vsix....


Before use Durango Code, you need to configure the extension; you can find the Configuration pressing ctrl+, or select the File->Preferences->settings menu.

Durango Code have the next Configuration to custom your Durango Development Tools installation:

  • Perdita Path: The current Durango-x Emulator executable Path.
  • NanoBoot Path: The current NanoBoot executable Path.
  • DDK: Overrides the current DDK environment Variable.
  • Custom Rescomp Jar: Custom Rescomp Jar application path. By default is on $DDK/rescomp/rescomp.jar.
  • romLocation: Location where the Rom is generated after compilation. By default is rom.dux.
  • DockerImageName: Durango Dev Kit Docker Image Name; by default zerasul/durangodevkit.
  • toolchain Type: Select the current Toolchain type:
    • Native: Use Native Commands (Depends on Operating System).
    • Docker: Use Docker Image implementation.


To use the Durango Code commands you need to enter to the VScode Commands palette (ctrl+shift+p) and see the commands starting with Durango Code:.

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Durango Code Commands

Select the command and you can see a new Terminal called "durango.code" with the result of the command.

For more information about Durango Code or add some issues, please see the Github Repository: