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- Subject: Re: Mining Code Repositories for Language Design
- From: Philippe Lhoste <PhiLho@...>
- Date: Tue, 26 Oct 2010 10:01:34 +0200
On 26/10/2010 08:44, steve donovan wrote:
"serve as a valuable resource for language designers: by providing a
large collection of code written by different programmers and in
different styles, it allows language designers to see not just how
features could be used theoretically, but how they are (and are not)
used in practice."
In a slightly different (but related) axis, JVM designers analyzed lot of bytecode in
industrial applications to find patterns and hints on what to optimize.
-- (near) Paris -- France
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