Ceylon compiler and tools
The content of this repository is released under the GPL v2 + Classpath Exception as provided in the LICENSE file that accompanied this code.
By submitting a "pull request" or otherwise contributing to this repository, you agree to license your contribution under the license mentioned above.
License terms for 3rd Party Works
This software uses a number of other works, the license terms of which are documented in the NOTICE file that accompanied this code.
bin- the Ceylon tools binaries
lib- compile/runtime dependencies
src- the Ceylon compiler backend sources
langtools- the OpenJDK Javac compiler sources
test- the Ceylon compiler backend unit tests
Build the compiler and tools
For setting up the development environment and compiling and building the distribution take a look at ceylon-dist.
If after having built the distribution you want to build and test the compiler
ceylon-compiler and run
ant clean publish
To run the tests type
Note that some of the tests currently fail. See more info in README.tests.
Once built, the compiler lives in this jar:
If you want to build and run the Ceylon compiler in Eclipse then please see README.eclipse for setup instructions.
Running the compiler
For help on the usage of the ceylon compiler you can either type
ceylon help compile
or you can go to the online documentation for ceylon compile
Building the project on Mac with JDK7
1) Download JDK7: http://jdk7.java.net/download.html
2) Unpack .dmg
3) export JAVA_HOME
Skywalker:ceylon-compiler alesj$ export JAVA_HOME=/Library/Java/JavaVirtualMachines/jdk1.7.0_08.jdk/Contents/Home/ Skywalker:ceylon-compiler alesj$ java -version java version "1.7.0_06-ea" Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.7.0_06-ea-b12) Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 23.2-b03, mixed mode)
4) Build it (ant clean publish)
publish: [copy] Copying 2 files to /Users/alesj/.ceylon/repo/com/redhat/ceylon/compiler/java/0.6 [copy] Copying 2 files to /Users/alesj/.ceylon/repo/com/redhat/ceylon/ant/0.6