[Ace-users] [tao-users] Making use of TAO IDL compiler

Johnny Willemsen jwillemsen at remedy.nl
Wed Nov 21 01:44:24 CST 2007


There is no special document available. If you make changes to the
generation be aware that you have to redo that with each new TAO release.
Most important advice is not to add your own specific generations which are
not part of the C++ mapping, at that moment you loose interoperability.


Johnny Willemsen
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"Vikram Karandikar" <softking at gmail.com> wrote in message
news:<mailman.2894.1195623973.5286.tao-users at mail.cse.wustl.edu>...
> Hi all,
> what i want to achieve is use TAO IDL compilers parser and AST creation
> stages and from this AST i want to generate some extra code.
> Is it possible to do this.
> I will explain it with an example.
> consider one IDL file
> module X
> {
>     struct S
>     {
>         long l;
>     }
> };
> Now a normal compilation of this IDL file with TAO idl compiler will
> generate the stubs and skels. I want that too, but in addition to that
> i also want to generate constructors for all the structs. I know if i
> the IDL compiler code then i can achieve this.
> Is there any TAO IDL development document available? Any guidelines? Any
> suggestions?
> Thank you,
> -- 
> "There is no substitute for intelligence, experience, common sense, and
> taste." - Bjarne Stroustrup
> - Vikram Karandikar

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