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General Development "Looking past the Metro hype, the Build conference also revealed promising road maps for C#, Visual Studio, and the .Net platform as a whole. Perhaps the most exciting demo of the conference for .Net developers, however, was Project Roslyn, a new technology that Microsoft made available yesterday as a Community Technology Preview. Roslyn aims to bring powerful new features to C#, Visual Basic, and Visual Studio, but it's really much more than that. If it succeeds, it will reinvent how we view compilers and compiled languages altogether."
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RE: I'm sorry, but how is this new?
by dsmogor on Tue 25th Oct 2011 16:33 UTC in reply to "I'm sorry, but how is this new?"
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I think back in the day, GCC developers have split the compiler into libs that allowed to access intermediate representation of (now guessing) syntax tree and rtl. As far as I know KDevelop devs are using that to implement code completion.

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