Adding native specifications to JML

  title={Adding native specifications to JML},
  author={Julien Charles},
In the specification language JML we can see pure methods as a way to express user-defined predicates that will simplify the annotations. We take this idea a step further in allowing to only declare these predicates in JML without giving an explicit definition. The explicit definition is done directly in the language to which the Java program and the specifications are translated. To this end we introduce a new keyword to JML, the keyword native. To facilitate these definitions we have enabled… CONTINUE READING