Algebraic typing & pattern matching preprocessor for C++
'App' is a C++ preprocessor for that accepts as input arbitrary C++ code that may contain embedded constructs for specifying algebraic data types and associated pattern matching operations, and produces as output the same code with all such constructs translated to normal C++. 'app' provides for C++ the same capabilities that functional languages have regarding algebraic types. 'Applib' is the associated runtime library that supports the core run time requirements of the translated code, and which provides additional utilities.
DocumentationUser manual available in HTML format from http://members.cox.net/nelan/appdoc/contents.html; User manual available in PDF format from http://members.cox.net/nelan/appdoc/app.pdf
released on 30 May 2000
31 March 2004
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