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Analyze projects programming languages using github-linguist

github-linguist is a Ruby library and command line tool for detecting the programming languages used in a project. It is used by GitHub to detect the language of a project and to generate language statistics. We can use it through the command line, in order to analyze the programming languages used in a project. During my application to bioinformatics master degree, I had to say which programming languages I commend. So here is some quick tips to use github-linguist as I learned to do for this purpose.