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/interpreter/tags/at2dist130208/src/edu/vub/at/objects/natives/grammar/AGClosureLiteral.java

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  1/**
  2 * AmbientTalk/2 Project
  3 * AGClosureLiteral.java created on 26-jul-2006 at 16:59:04
  4 * (c) Programming Technology Lab, 2006 - 2007
  5 * Authors: Tom Van Cutsem & Stijn Mostinckx
  6 * 
  7 * Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person
  8 * obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation
  9 * files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without
 10 * restriction, including without limitation the rights to use,
 11 * copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or
 12 * sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the
 13 * Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following
 14 * conditions:
 15 *
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 27 */
 28package edu.vub.at.objects.natives.grammar;
 29
 30import edu.vub.at.eval.Evaluator;
 31import edu.vub.at.exceptions.InterpreterException;
 32import edu.vub.at.objects.ATContext;
 33import edu.vub.at.objects.ATObject;
 34import edu.vub.at.objects.ATTable;
 35import edu.vub.at.objects.grammar.ATBegin;
 36import edu.vub.at.objects.grammar.ATClosureLiteral;
 37import edu.vub.at.objects.mirrors.NativeClosure;
 38import edu.vub.at.objects.natives.NATClosure;
 39import edu.vub.at.objects.natives.NATMethod;
 40import edu.vub.at.objects.natives.NATText;
 41
 42/**
 43 * The native implementation of a literal closure AG element.
 44 * 
 45 * @author tvc
 46 */
 47public final class AGClosureLiteral extends AGExpression implements ATClosureLiteral {
 48
 49	protected final ATTable arguments_;
 50	protected final ATBegin body_;
 51	
 52	private NATMethod preprocessedMethod_;
 53	
 54	public AGClosureLiteral(ATTable args, ATBegin body) throws InterpreterException {
 55		arguments_ = args;
 56		body_ = body;
 57	}
 58	
 59	public ATTable base_arguments() { return arguments_; }
 60
 61	public ATBegin base_bodyExpression() { return body_; }
 62	
 63	/**
 64	 * To evaluate a closure literal, construct a closure pairing the literal's arguments and body with the
 65	 * current evaluation context.
 66	 * 
 67	 * AGCLOLIT(arg,bdy).eval(ctx) = AGCLO(AGMTH("lambda",arg,bdy), ctx)
 68	 * 
 69	 * @return a native closure closing over the current evaluation context.
 70	 */
 71	public ATObject meta_eval(ATContext ctx) throws InterpreterException {
 72		// the method is not yet created in the constructor because this gives problems
 73		// with quoted parameters: a quoted parameter would result in an illegal parameter
 74		// exception while actually the block was defined in the context of a quotation,
 75		// so at runtime the block would have never been evaluated (but quoted instead)
 76		if (preprocessedMethod_ == null) {
 77			preprocessedMethod_ = new NATMethod(Evaluator._LAMBDA_, arguments_, body_);
 78		}
 79		return new NATClosure(preprocessedMethod_, ctx);
 80	}
 81
 82	/**
 83	 * Quoting a closure literal results in a new quoted closure literal.
 84	 * 
 85	 * AGCLOLIT(arg,bdy).quote(ctx) = AGCLOLIT(arg.quote(ctx), bdy.quote(ctx))
 86	 */
 87	public ATObject meta_quote(ATContext ctx) throws InterpreterException {
 88		return new AGClosureLiteral(arguments_.meta_quote(ctx).asTable(),
 89				                   body_.meta_quote(ctx).asBegin());
 90	}
 91	
 92	public NATText meta_print() throws InterpreterException {
 93		return arguments_.base_isEmpty().base_ifTrue_ifFalse_(
 94				new NativeClosure(this) {
 95					public ATObject base_apply(ATTable args) throws InterpreterException {
 96						return NATText.atValue("{ "+ body_.meta_print().javaValue + " }");
 97					}
 98				},
 99				new NativeClosure(this) {
100					public ATObject base_apply(ATTable args) throws InterpreterException {
101						  return NATText.atValue(Evaluator.printElements(arguments_.asNativeTable(), "{ |", ", ", " | ").javaValue +
102			                       body_.meta_print().javaValue+"}");
103					}
104				}).asNativeText();
105	}
106	
107}