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1. Meet Roslyn Syntax API

Sudipta Mukherjee

(1)Varthur Hobli, India

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Until recently the biggest challenge for metaprogramming in .NET was that there was not a decent C# parser that could have been used to parse C# programs with confidence and keep up with the modifications made in the language specification. Some companies and individuals (including yours truly) have had to write their own parser to parse C# source code—because parsing ...

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