FORTRAN language plugin

Milian Wolff mail at milianw.de
Tue Apr 17 17:39:36 UTC 2012


On Tuesday 25 January 2011 17:09:59 Daniel Pena wrote:
> Milian Wolff <mail at ...> writes:
> > On Tuesday 12 October 2010 00:07:42 ulissebionda wrote:
> > >   How about a FORTRAN 90/95 plugin in Kdevelop 4?
> > > 
> > > alangea
> > 
> > Hey there,
> > 
> > someone has to step up to write a language support plugin for this
> > language. Until then, nothing will happen in this regard I'm afraid to
> > say.
> > 
> > Maybe you can help? Just a bit of C++/Qt knowledge is required (one could
> > learn it) and we would help you out with the plugin. I did the same for
> > the
> > PHP plugin back then and now I'm one of the core contributors of KDevelop
> > :)
> > 
> > Bye
> 
> Hi
> 
> I would be very much interested in such a plugin. Also, I would be able to
> contribute to the effort or at least bootstrap it.
> 
> Only thing is, I was unable to find any docs or tutorials on how to write
> (or at least start) plugins for kdevelop 4. Is there a place where one can
> find that kind of info?

Hey there,

I have to use fortran now in one of my classes and well - I am of course 
missing proper integration in KDevelop :)

If you - or anyone else - would still be up for the job, we could start a 
language plugin. What we'll need first though is a lexer & parser... I found 
this interesting project: http://fortran-parser.sourceforge.net/

Sadly it is Java stuff, yet with some work one could try to port their antlr 
grammars to produce C code and then use that in a KDevelop plugin. 
Alternatively one could port the grammar files to KDevelop-PG-Qt.

Bye

-- 
Milian Wolff
mail at milianw.de
http://milianw.de
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