In this presentation filmed during QCon London 2008, Markus Voelter tried to convince the audience that writing a textual external DSL is fairly straightforward and simple. He took them through the steps needed to create a textual DSL from defining the grammar to processing a domain model.
Markus Voelter works as an independent researcher, consultant and coach for software technology and engineering. His focus is on software architecture, model-driven software development and domain specific languages as well as on product line engineering. Markus also regularly writes (articles, patterns, books) and speaks (trainings, conferences) on those subjects.
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Maybe TCS is a bit less mature but it works for me. I am using it for my Master Project @ University of Twente.
I am creating a language wich can be used to specify the semantics of your language based on Structural Operational Semantics (SOS, by Plotkin), with this semantic-description you can simulate your language.
Re: problem with the video
the video stops after 15 minsHi Kacem, can you manually forward the video to the 16 min mark? We have not had any other complaints and this issue does not appear to be reproducible on our side.
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