Using Program Transformation to Improve Program Translation
Author(s)Kennedy, Thomas R., III
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Direct, construct by construct translation from one high level language to another often produces convoluted, unnatural, and unreadable results, particularly when the source and target languages support different models of programming. A more readable and natural translation can be obtained by augmenting the translator with a program transformation system.
program translation, program transformations, sprogram analysis