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AOP++: A Generic Aspect-Oriented Programming Framework in C++

  • Zhen Yao
  • Qi-long Zheng
  • Guo-liang Chen
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3676)

Abstract

This paper presents AOP++, a generic aspect-oriented programming framework in C++. It successfully incorporates AOP with object-oriented programming as well as generic programming naturally in the framework of standard C++. It innovatively makes use of C++ templates to express pointcut expressions and match join points at compile time. It innovatively creates a full-fledged aspect weaver by using template metaprogramming techniques to perform aspect weaving. It is notable that AOP++ itself is written completely in standard C++, and requires no language extensions. With the help of AOP++, C++ programmers can facilitate AOP with only a little effort.

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Type Pattern Class Class Language Extension Component Code Method Pattern 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Zhen Yao
    • 1
  • Qi-long Zheng
    • 1
  • Guo-liang Chen
    • 1
  1. 1.National High Performance Computing Center at Hefei, Department of Computer Science and TechnologyUniversity of Science and Technology of ChinaHefeiChina

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