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Eclipse has a full-featured Java compiler (JDT Core, originated in IBM VisualAge, a Smalltalk-based IDE). Everything the main article says about GCC plugins, Eclipse already has it for Java.
Programming languages are complicated. You cannot really afford to duplicate the parser in every tool. Even when you are a LISP wizard. So compiler plugins are the way to go.
> Having this stuff inside your dev environment is worth its weight in gold.
Posted Feb 3, 2010 23:33 UTC (Wed) by man_ls (subscriber, #15091)
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