GPCE 2017
Mon 23 - Tue 24 October 2017 Vancouver, Canada
co-located with SPLASH 2017
Tue 24 Oct 2017 14:45 - 15:00 at Regency A - Analysis & Testing Chair(s): Jaakko Järvi

Most modern software languages enjoy relatively free and relaxed concrete syntax, with significant flexibility of formatting of the program/model/sheet text. Yet, in the dark legacy corners of software engineering there are still languages with a strict fixed column-based structure — the compromises of times long gone, attempting to combine some human readability with some ease of machine processing. In this paper, we consider an industrial case study for retirement of a legacy domain-specific language, completed under extreme circumstances: absolute lack of documentation, varying line structure, hierarchical blocks within one file, scalability demands for millions of lines of code, performance demands for manipulating tens of thousands multi-megabyte files, etc. However, the regularity of the language allowed to infer its structure from the available examples, automatically, and produce highly efficient parsers for it.

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Tue 24 Oct

gpce-2017
13:30 - 15:00: GPCE 2017 - Analysis & Testing at Regency A
Chair(s): Jaakko JärviUniversity of Bergen
gpce-201713:30 - 13:55
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Jafar M. Al-KofahiIowa State University, USA, Suresh KothariIowa State University, USA, Christian KästnerCarnegie Mellon University, USA
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gpce-201713:55 - 14:20
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Leonardo FernandesFederal University of Pernambuco, Brazil, Márcio RibeiroFederal University of Alagoas, Brazil, Luiz CarvalhoFederal University of Alagoas, Brazil, Rohit GheyiFederal University of Campina Grande, Brazil, Melina MongioviFederal University of Campina Grande, Brazil, Andre Santos, Ana CavalcantiUniversity of York, UK, Fabiano FerrariFederal University of São Carlos, Brazil, José Carlos MaldonadoUniversity of São Paulo, Brazil
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gpce-201714:20 - 14:45
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Tomoki NakamaruUniversity of Tokyo, Japan, Kazuhiro IchikawaUniversity of Tokyo, Japan, Tetsuro YamazakiUniversity of Tokyo, Japan, Shigeru ChibaUniversity of Tokyo, Japan
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gpce-201714:45 - 15:00
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Vadim ZaytsevRaincode Labs, Belgium
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