Jason is an interpreter for an extended version of AgentSpeak. It implements the operational semantics of that language, and provides a platform for the development of multi-agent systems, with many user-customisable features. Jason is available as Open Source, and is distributed under GNU LGPL.
Most of the Jason documentation is available in the doc folder.
For Jason users
In Jason 2.0 the way to run the Jason IDE (based on jEdit) has changed. Rather than running an application (
For Jason developers
git clone https://github.com/jason-lang/jason.git cd jason ./gradlew config // (1) (2)
the config task builds the jason jar, configure jason properties file, and place all jars in
this task also prints out the commands to set up the
Examples can be run using the
jason shell script, for example:
The Jason IDE based on jEdit can be launched by the
jason-ide script or
java -jar build/jedit/jedit.jar.
Other useful gradle tasks:
./gradlew jar // (1) ./gradlew doc // (2) ./gradlew clean // (3) ./gradlew release // (4)
generates a new jason jar.
generates the javadoc and transforms asciidoc files into html (Docker must be running for the latter).
cleans all generated files.
produces a zip file in
build/distributionsto be distributed to users.
An eclipse project to change the Jason implementation can be created form menu "File/Import/Existing Gradle Project".