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Revision as of 17:05, 29 February 2008 by (Talk | contribs) (IMP Developer Resources)

The IDE Meta-tooling Platform, IMP for short, is currently in the incubation stage.

For the purpose of IMP, we define three classes of people:

  • A User is a programmer that uses an IDE produced using IMP
  • An IDE developer is a programmer that constructs an IDE using IMP
  • An IMP developer is a programmer that helps in the development of IMP

Users generally are not exposed to IMP; IMP is an implementation detail of programming language specific IDE support.

IDE developer resources

The latest news is that the IMP CQ process has started and the sources for IMP are prepped for import into version management.

Bookmarks Description IMP project page

IMP Developer Resources

Bookmarks Description IMP eclipse project summary Eclipse Ipzilla Eclipse Bugzilla Old IBM bugzilla (to be phased out soon)

Links to other relevant projects LPG: parser generator SDF: parser generator Polyglot: A compiler front end framework for building Java language extensions Wala: Extensible and scalable static analysis framework

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