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Can we write typescript in open source LWC?

I believe we can't in salesforce specific LWC. When I try to install LWC via npx lwc-create-app my-app, I don't see tsconfig.json.

So I wanted to check if we can use typescript in LWC?

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    You mean for Salesforce app or app outside Salesforce ? – Mohith Shrivastava Aug 4 '19 at 16:19
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    app outside Salesforce. I think we can't use typescript for salesforce app (as mentioned in the doc) – Rakesh Boinepalli Aug 5 '19 at 20:28
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For OSS LWC: It is planned to release typescript support in the next couple of weeks (so monitor the github page of the lwc-create-app) #safeharbor

For On Platform LWC: Most likely never because updates often bring "breaking" changes and therefore salesforce consider typescript as too "unstable" to be provided on their platform

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