MPS Generator Editors
This projects aims to provide a set of editors for the MPS generator language that allow easier readability of the code by showing certain aspects that are usually hidden in the inspects in the main editor.
Currently this is more less a quick hack to see if it technically works. The editor experience is pretty bad at the
moment. Especially when writing new generators while using the normal intentions to create the required macros. I would
currently consider this more or less a read only view on the generator. You can change existing values but if you hit
backspace at the wrong location the editor will behave extremely strange.
Head over to the release page and pick the latest release. If you are already using the the mps-extensions or a recent
version of the mbeddr platform then download the zip file without
with-dependencies otherwise download the one with
To make the plugin available, extract the zip file to a location of your choice and the point a global library in MPS to
File -> Settings -> Build, Execution, Deployment -> Global Libraries.
Using this plugin is simple: click on the
View menu and the select
Simplified Generator Editors.
Building & Contributing
Bunding the project uses gradle. The only requirement to do that is a working Java installation.
To build the porject run:
./gradlew build # mac OS/Linux gradlew.bat build # Windows
This will download all the required dependencies including MPS and then build the project.
If you want to contribute back fork the respository and sent a pull request.