Pain is often a great motivator for invention, unless you become dull to the pain. I think CSS is one of those cases where there’s a lot of pain that we as web developers often take in stride. Fortunately not everyone accepts that pain and efforts such as LESS are born. As the home page states However, sometimes I just want to have static CSS files. So I decided to write a T4 template for .less. Simply drop it in a folder that contains .less files and it will generate a .css file for each .less file.