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Specification and Generation of Model 2 Web Interfaces

  • Dirk Draheim
  • Gerald Weber
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3101)

Abstract

We describe the language and tool Angie for the type-safe specification of Web presentation layers and the subsequent generation of an executable interface prototype. A textual description of a Web based dialogue can be directly expressed in the proposed language and is then automatically mapped onto a system structure in compliance with currently discussed Web design patterns like the Model 2 architecture. The Angie tool bridges between specification and implementation level in a different way than other approaches in the same area. The proposed language directly supports the system metaphor of form-oriented analysis, namely the system model as a bipartite state machine.

Keywords

Protected Region Result Page Type Check State Transition Diagram Form Declaration 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dirk Draheim
    • 1
  • Gerald Weber
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Computer ScienceFree University BerlinGermany
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceThe University of AucklandNew Zealand

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