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/interpreter/tags/reactive-pattern-matching/src/edu/vub/at/objects/grammar/ATAssignField.java

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 1/**
 2 * AmbientTalk/2 Project
 3 * ATAssignField.java created on 17-aug-2006 at 13:43:25
 4 * (c) Programming Technology Lab, 2006 - 2007
 5 * Authors: Tom Van Cutsem & Stijn Mostinckx
 6 * 
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15 *
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27 */
28package edu.vub.at.objects.grammar;
29
30
31/**
32 * The public interface to a field assignment AG element.
33 * 
34 * <p>
35 * Example: <code>o.x := 5</code> where <code>x</code> is a literal symbol
36 * </p>
37 * 
38 * @author tvc
39 */
40public interface ATAssignField extends ATAssignment {
41	
42	/**
43	 * The receiver expression may be any valid AmbientTalk expression.
44	 * Example: <code>`{ o.x := 5}.statements[1].receiverExpression == `o</code>
45	 * @return The expression for the object whose field is about to be assigned
46	 */
47	public ATExpression base_receiverExpression();
48	
49	/**
50	 * The field name must be a literal symbol
51	 * Example: <code>`{ o.x := 5}.statements[1].fieldName == `x</code>
52	 * @return The name of the field
53	 */
54	public ATSymbol base_fieldName();
55	
56	/**
57	 * The value expression may be any valid AmbientTalk expression.
58	 * Example: <code>`{ o.x := 5}.statements[1].valueExpression == `5</code>
59	 * @return The expression for the value that will be assigned to the field
60	 */
61	public ATExpression base_valueExpression();
62	
63}