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Zephir

Zephir - Programming language

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Zephir is an open source programming language created in 2013 by Andres Gutierrez.

Source code:
git clone https://github.com/phalcon/zephir
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Zephir is a compiled high level language aimed to the creation of C-extensions for PHP.


Example from Linguist:
/** * CBLOCK tests * asfas */ %{ // top statement before namespace, add to after headers #define MAX_FACTOR 40 }% namespace Test; %{ // top statement before class, add to after headers // test include .h #include "kernel/require.h" }% %{ // c implement fibonacci static long fibonacci(long n) { if (n < 2) return n; else return fibonacci(n - 2) + fibonacci(n - 1); } }% class Cblock { public function testCblock1() { int a = 0; %{ a = MAX_FACTOR; }% return a; } public function testCblock2() { long a = 0; %{ a = fibonacci(MAX_FACTOR); }% return a; } }

Language features

Feature Supported Token Example
Integers
// [0-9]+
Floats
// [0-9][0-9]*\.[0-9]+([eE][0-9]+)?[fd]?
Hexadecimals
// 0x[0-9a-fA-F]+
MultiLine Comments /* */
/* A comment
*/
Comments
// A comment
Line Comments //
// A comment
Semantic Indentation X

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