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From Michael Schmalle <>
Subject Re: Writable AST and Code generation for Falcon was: [Re: [jira] [Commented] (FLEX-33330) ... )
Date Sat, 29 Dec 2012 14:07:23 GMT

Quoting Roland Zwaga <>:

>> Right, API to IClassNode.setName("**MyClassBase")
>> There is a step here that doesn't exist which would be like
>> writeChanges(whatChanges), which is about the only aspect of this that
>> needs more than 10 minutes of thought, everything else is covered.
>> Side note; The Falcon parser is so fast that to update offsets after code
>> is inserted is just a matter of reparsing the file with the new code, this
>> will give you updated AST without changing the source file yet.
> Alright, so almost everything is in place for AOP, this is exciting :)

Roland, excuse my COMPLETE ignorance on the subject of AOP but what is  
the goal of it, how would it help and how is it implemented in code?


Michael Schmalle - Teoti Graphix, LLC

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