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Questions tagged [domain-specific-languages]

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Terminology needed for the computational solution to the Rubik's Cube

I apologize if this question is out of the guidelines of this forum. If it is please let me know and I will abstain from requesting definitions and terminology. Hello! I am currently writing a ...
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Type system for Query DSL with only simple GADTs: what typing judgments are needed?

Background I have several F# codebases with reasonably high level of complexity of code. In order to convince myself that the code is solid I do whatever I can to write as much of it as possible type-...
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What is the difference between ADTs and ASDLs?

ASDL stands for Abstract Syntax Description Language (ASDL), whereby ADT stands for Algebraic data type. By looking at Python.asdl it appears to me to be the same thingy, just with different names, ...
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Typed representation of a memory model

Assume a simple procedural language, where statements write and read from local memory via references and procedures accept arguments of n different scalar types (say floats, ints and strings) and ...
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How to create model for a powerful language whose programs are guaranteed to terminate?

I'm creating a powerful regular expression matching system that can be augmented by adding small microprograms to deterministic finite automaton (DFA) states. The microprogram solves the big bang ...
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Languages with Multiple Arbitrary Return Values

I am designing a DSL for writing numerical simulations. I am working on a specific issue related to returning values from functions, and I am wondering if any other existing language solves the same ...
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Domain Specific Language for Data Structures

Question Does there exist a DSL for describing data structures and their manipulation? I realize that a "normal" programming language describes data structures, but they also do a lot more (e.g. IO)....