Gamma Lang: Compyler

2016-06-20 20:45 Gamma Lang

The compiler for GammaLang was originally started in C, however after getting the initial parser completed, progress slowed way down. At first, I thought that I was losing interest in the project, but after realizing that I was still working on the project the same amount of time, and constantly thinking about it. I have come to the conclusion that it is actually C that is slowing down my development progress. The added complexity of memory management & data structure implementation in C was consuming lots of brain cycles and hours of development. Thus the need to move to Python.

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Game Programming Language! (Gamma)

Well here I am again, wanting to make another programming languange (Gamma). Why? You might ask. All I can say is, I really want to. I love creating little applications, testing out ideas, and prototyping different concepts. I could always use LibGDX, Unity, or some other engine or library that already exists; I don't want to. I want to be in control of how the language looks, compiles, and acts. If I want to add a special feature in the language that doesn't exist in C++, I want to be able to; not just create a library, but make the functionality actually part of the language.

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Gamma Lang: Module System

Following my previous post concerning the new programming language I am working on, I think I should actually start talking about some of the specific language features and the implementation. This post will focus on the Module System, and how including code from other files works.

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Gamma Lang: Introduction

Starting a new project is always an exciting time for me. In fact, it is so exciting, I normally stop my projects before they are anywhere near completion, to start a new project; sometimes the new project is a replacement for the current unfinished project. This project is no exception, however I have been really good for the last 4 months, to not switch projects. I have been working on this website platform for about 4 months now, and a game engine project for about 2 months. Now it is about time to start a new project ;) or, at least normally. This time however I am not working on either, but both at the same time, via Gamma Programming Language.

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