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CoreASM Plug-In Architecture

  • Roozbeh Farahbod
  • Vincenzo Gervasi
  • Uwe Glässer
  • George Ma
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5115)

Abstract

Abstract State Machines are known for their versatility in modeling of algorithms, architectures, languages, protocols, and virtually all kinds of sequential, parallel, and distributed systems. CoreASM is a novel executable ASM language which emphasizes freedom of experimentation and supports the evolutionary nature of design as a product of creativity. The CoreASM engine, the heart of the CoreASM tool suite, is based on an extensible architecture which supports various extensions through plug-ins. In this paper, we explore the plug-in architecture of the CoreASM engine and demonstrate its potentials by looking into two implemented plug-ins.

Keywords

Parse Tree Execution Engine Grammar Rule Extension Point Abstract State Machine 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Roozbeh Farahbod
    • 1
  • Vincenzo Gervasi
    • 2
  • Uwe Glässer
    • 1
  • George Ma
    • 1
  1. 1.Computing ScienceSimon Fraser UniversityBurnabyCanada
  2. 2.Dipartimento di InformaticaUniversità di PisaItaly

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