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Basic Programming


Rascal is a programming languages geared towards language processing:

  • the backbone is procedural/functional programming with immutable data
  • abstract and concrete grammars define parsers and hierarchical data-types
  • relations and relational calculus provide database/logic query functionality

Here we briefly introduce the most relevant skills by example:

The reference manual spells out all syntax and semantics organized per language feature.