Zonnon for .NET – A Language and Compiler Experiment

  • Jürg Gutknecht
  • Eugene Zueff
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2789)

Abstract

In this article we introduce and present a new programming language called Zonnon and its implementation for .NET. Zonnon is an evolution of Oberon. It distinguishes itself by a wide spectrum of applicability and by a highly comprehensive object model. Special highlights are an advanced notion of active object and a unified concept of abstraction called definition. We also briefly discuss both the mapping of Zonnon’s object model to .NET and the use of a new compiler integration technology called CCI.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jürg Gutknecht
    • 1
  • Eugene Zueff
    • 1
  1. 1.Computer Systems InstituteETH ZürichSwitzerland

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