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From Minto van der Sluis <mi...@xup.nl>
Subject Re: A DSL for Apache Isis programming?
Date Fri, 05 Oct 2012 11:13:59 GMT
Hi Dan,

Can you give an example of what you think this DSL should look like?

Regards,

Minto

Op 3-10-2012 14:15, Dan Haywood schreef:
> Had a quick skim... I think XText looks more flexible.  XCore seems to be a
> pre-baked language, whereas XText we could invent our own to some extent.
> 
> They do look like close cousins, though.
> 
> Dan
> 
> On 3 October 2012 10:41, <minto@xup.nl> wrote:
> 
>> Hi Dan,
>>
>> I am a bit into DSL's and have played around with XText.
>>
>> Another interesting option might be XCore - http://wiki.eclipse.org/Xcore
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>> Minto
>>
>>
>>
>> Quoting Dan Haywood <dan@haywood-associates.co.uk>**:
>>
>>  Dunno if anyone here is into DSLs, but it seems to me that the Apache Isis
>>> programming conventions [1] could be encapsulated quite nicely using a
>>> DSL.
>>>  And if were going to do this (which I'm not, or at least, not yet), then
>>> I
>>> think I'd start by checking out Eclipse XText [2].
>>>
>>> Does this interest anyone?  For a bit of fun, if nothing else.
>>>
>>> Cheers
>>> Dan
>>>
>>> [1] http://incubator.apache.org/**isis/IsisCheatSheet.pdf<http://incubator.apache.org/isis/IsisCheatSheet.pdf>
>>> [2] http://www.eclipse.org/Xtext/
>>>
>>>
>>
> 

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