Building Textual DSLs using Oslo platform’s M language
A very interesting presentation from pdc2008 at Channel 9 on the M language (of the Oslo platform) and its potential in building textual DSLs (Domain Specific Languages). If they make it capable to parse binary files too, it will be surely become the swish-knife of all those interested in transcoding (like me 🙂
If you’re into Java, you can also checkout MPS (Meta Programming System) from JetBrains (the makers of IntelliJ IDEA Java IDE). However, judging from their MPS Calculator language tutorial, it looks more complex to use.