"RexxScript" – Rexx Scripts Hosted and Evaluated by Java (Package javax.script)

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The latest version of BSF4ooRexx (a Rexx/Java bridge) implements a Rexx script engine according to the specifications implemented in the Java package "javax.script". This presentation explains the core concepts of "javax.script" and introduces the "Rexx script engine" implementation with features that should ease programming and debugging "Rexx scripts" for Rexx programmers. Working stand-alone nutshell examples will demonstrate the new features and will also depeict the available possibilities to interact with the Java supplied ScriptContext for running the Rexx scripts.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication"The Proceedings of the Rexx Symposium for Developers and Users" (ISSN 1534-8954)
Editors René Jansen, Chip Davis
Place of PublicationNorth Carolina,USA
Pages1 - 19
Publication statusPublished - 2017

Austrian Classification of Fields of Science and Technology (ÖFOS)

  • 102
  • 102015 Information systems
  • 102022 Software development
  • 502050 Business informatics
  • 102014 Information design

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