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From Michael Schmalle <apa...@teotigraphix.com>
Subject Re: Writable AST and Code generation for Falcon was: [Re: [jira] [Commented] (FLEX-33330) ... )
Date Sun, 30 Dec 2012 13:00:21 GMT

Quoting Alex Harui <aharui@adobe.com>:

> On 12/29/12 8:58 AM, "Michael Schmalle" <apache@teotigraphix.com> wrote:
>> And one other thing;
>> I thought this compiler was written for FlashBuilder, this means Adobe
>> has a huge API for saying files have changed, updating scopes ect.
> Probably true.
>> In the IWorkspace API you can see evidence of this. Which means in a
>> code editor, you are updating source files all the time and
>> reconnecting definitions in the global symbol table which is the
>> workspace which holds projects which hold their compilation units. I
>> see the projects ass the ponds holding the compilation unit boats and
>> the workspace as the earth holding all the ponds, excuse the cheesy
>> analogy.
>> I might be looking at this naively but I think my assumptions have  
>> some value.
> Could be.  I haven't run into any need to know about the workspace.  And I
> believe in the way I'm running FalconJS right now, only one ICompilerProject
> exists, but I don't know if that is supposed to map to FB projects or not.
> So far I haven't needed to know that either.

Well either I am going to know the whole system or walk away. I never  
was one for only know how to start a car and drive forward but not  
know how to backup and switch gears. :)


> --
> Alex Harui
> Flex SDK Team
> Adobe Systems, Inc.
> http://blogs.adobe.com/aharui

Michael Schmalle - Teoti Graphix, LLC

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