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ICFP 2020
Thu 20 - Fri 28 August 2020
Fri 28 Aug 2020 14:00 - 17:30 at Tutorials 1 - Building Multi-Language Tools with Cubix

Tired of building language-specific tools? Ever have someone excited about the tool you’re building, only to find they don’t use the supported language? What if you could build a tool for 5 languages simultaneously — then 5x as many people could use it!

Enter Cubix. Cubix is a Haskell framework that makes it possible to build a single tool that works on many languages, while being flexible enough to customize the tool to each language. We’ve used Cubix to simultaneously build a whole-program refactoring tool for 5 languages, and a semantic code search tool for 2 languages. In this workshop, you’ll learn the basics of Cubix, and use it to build an input-sanitization refactoring that works on 5 languages.

Fri 28 Aug

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14:00 - 17:30
Building Multi-Language Tools with CubixTutorials at Tutorials 1
Building Multi-Language Tools with Cubix
James Koppel Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA