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Specification and prototyping of a compiler for a small applicative language

  • Heinrich Hussmann
  • Christian Rank
Part III Rapid Prototyping With Algebraic Specification
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 394)

Abstract

A compiler for a simple applicative language into stack-oriented target code is specified within the RAP/COLD specification language. Some experiments with the RAP tool are summarized. Using this example, different approaches to an implementation of this algebraic specification are compared: interpretation of the specification by RAP, automatic compilation into PASCAL code and hand-written C code.

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Execution Time Abstract Syntax Concrete Syntax Abstract Data Type Intermediate Language 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Heinrich Hussmann
    • 1
  • Christian Rank
    • 1
  1. 1.Universität PassauPassau

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