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RText: A Cross-editor DSL Framework

Posted by Martin Thiede  on  Sep 15, 2013

Martin Thiede introduces and demoes RText, an open source textual DSL framework that can be used with almost any text editor or IDE.


Racket: Metaprogramming Time!

Posted by Matthew Flatt  on  Sep 07, 2013 1

Matthew Flatt introduces Racket, an extensible programming language useful to create new syntactic forms and construct entirely new programming languages.


Piplin – A DSL for Describing Silicon in Clojure

Posted by David Greenberg  on  Sep 04, 2013

David Greenberg introduces Piplin, a DSL that allows a subset of Clojure to be automatically converted into a hardware description, which can then be placed onto an FPGA or made into a silicon chip.


Keynote: A Forward Look at Federated Wiki

Posted by Ward Cunningham  on  Jul 20, 2013

Ward Cunningham keynotes on how Events, Sockets, CORS, Closures, SVG, DSLs, Canvas, EC2 and Raspberry Pi contribute to a new type of wiki, a federated one.


What May Not Be Expected in a Country of Eternal Light

Posted by Noel Weichbrodt  on  Mar 08, 2013

Noel Weichbrodt summarizes the retrospectives his team has had for the last 18 months regarding using DSLs written in Scala and Lift for a GIS application.


Functional DSLs for Biocomputation

Posted by Colin Gravill  on  Mar 08, 2013 2

Colin Gravill talks about how using F# to construct a shared analysis engine and the languages used to make the individual tools.

Developing Advanced IDE Functionality for Your DSLs

Posted by Alex Shatalin, Václav Pech  on  Oct 24, 2012

Alex Shatalin and Václav Pech discuss several language workbenches features - type system, dataflow, VCS, refactoring, debugging, and others – with examples based on JetBrains MPS.

DSLs in Clojure

Posted by Jim Duey  on  Sep 18, 2012

Jim Duey advises on solving a problem by dividing it in smaller requirements that are dealt with, then using DSLs to compose results into one big solution. Code samples in Clojure.

Building Your Own Java, Part 2

Posted by Alex Shatalin and Václav Pech  on  Sep 17, 2012

Alex Shatalin and Václav Pech continue their language building demo using JetBrains MPS started in Part 1 of this presentations (see “Building Your Own Java, Part 1” on InfoQ).

Building Your Own Java, Part 1

Posted by Alex Shatalin and Václav Pech  on  Sep 14, 2012 1

Alex Shatalin and Václav Pech hold a hands on demonstration on using JetBrains MPS to generate a new language, including version control, debugging, testing, refactoring, etc.

Mission: Impossible–Purely Declarative User Interface Modeling

Posted by Achim Demelt  on  Sep 07, 2012 2

Achim Demelt discusses creating a UI using a completely declarative DSL called S4 without flow control, events or data binding.

Functional Architecture

Posted by Phil Trelford  on  Aug 29, 2012

Phil Trelford suggests domains, such as modeling, DSLs, concurrency, for which functional programming is well-suited, and areas for which an OO or a mixed approach has better results.

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