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Re: [argouml-users] import sources for reverse engineering

Author marcus
Full name Marcus Andersson
Date 2001-04-23 11:03:26 PDT
Message Hi,

Markus Klink wrote:
>
> Me thinks that the issue of Reverse Engineering doesn't really benefit
> yet from inclusion in the user faq. This is work which is very much in
> progress and under development. As far as I know there are no plans to
> enable parsing of jar files via introspection.

I think that introspection would complement the current java parser very
well. The architecture is there, just add new code that parse .class and
.jar files. I don't think anyone is working on this for the moment.

> The developers decided to
> use a java grammar which parses the source files directly. In the
> current CVS version there is no need to enable the parser - it is there
> - but will only compile *.java files or all files which are contained in
> a directory.
>
> If someone has access to the CVS version and notices a bug with RE (that
> is an exception which is thrown and displayed on standard output), I
> guess the developers would be happy to receive a report. Before you
> report however, please check that the source code actually compiles. The
> grammar still needs polishing in a couple of places, so there are still
> some errors to be expected.
>
> Markus
>
> Denny wrote:
>
> > Hi Andreas
> >
> >> The parser is activated for all
> >> .java files...?
> >
> >
> > Are you asking me or telling me if the parser is activated for parsing .java?
> > If I need to activate the parser how do I do that? If it is activated what are
> > the steps I need to take to make Argo RE function as desired...meaning class
> > diagrams with code?
> >
> > Much obliged for any help you may have to offer...and certainly will be passed
> > on to the user faq...
> > Denny
> >
> >
> >
> >

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import sources for reverse engineering dennyd Dennis Daniels 2001-04-17 05:04:50 PDT
     Re: [argouml-users] import sources for reverse engineering mkl_foo Markus Klink 2001-04-17 02:50:05 PDT
     Re: [argouml-users] import sources for reverse engineering andreas Andreas Rueckert 2001-04-17 05:14:32 PDT
         Re: [argouml-users] import sources for reverse engineering dennyd Dennis Daniels 2001-04-17 06:56:23 PDT
         Re: [argouml-users] import sources for reverse engineering dennyd Dennis Daniels 2001-04-17 10:40:44 PDT
             Re: [argouml-users] import sources for reverse engineering mkl_foo Markus Klink 2001-04-17 18:52:40 PDT
                 Re: [argouml-users] import sources for reverse engineering dennyd Dennis Daniels 2001-04-17 23:36:22 PDT
                     Re: [argouml-users] import sources for reverse engineering mkl_foo Markus Klink 2001-04-17 23:07:25 PDT
                 Re: [argouml-users] import sources for reverse engineering marcus Marcus Andersson 2001-04-23 11:03:26 PDT
             Re: [argouml-users] import sources for reverse engineering andreas Andreas Rueckert 2001-04-18 02:26:52 PDT
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