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Language Workbenches?

From: andrew cooke <andrew@...>

Date: Fri, 31 Jul 2009 09:47:35 -0400

"A language workbench is a tool intended to make it easy to define
multiple DSLs and use them on the same piece of code. So imagine that
the syntax of your programming language, was just as a detail that was
managed by the editor, just like modern editors control your font or
syntax coloring today."

http://dobbscodetalk.com/index.php?option=com_myblog&show=Language-Workbenches-have-Finally-Arrived.html&Itemid=29

http://www.ddj.com/development-tools/218600530
http://www.onboard.jetbrains.com/is1/articles/04/10/lop/

(Make any language Lisp?)

Will this be any more useful than aspects?  If it was easy and simple,
wouldn't there be a unix command line tool already?  Am I getting old
and conservative?

Andrew

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