[antlr-interest] How to extend Java language using ANTLR

Terence Parr parrt at cs.usfca.edu
Mon Jan 17 13:51:30 PST 2005

On Jan 16, 2005, at 9:35 PM, Tony O'Hagan wrote:

> I'm considering writing a source to source translator that will extend
> the Java language to include some additional expressions, statements
> and possibly some modified type constructs - all of which will map to
> Java source code.
> Q. What approach would you recommend to minimize the code generation 
> effort?

For input-output pairs that are very similar, use the 
TokenStreamRewriteEngine; works to good effect, I believe.


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