An Application Framework For Module Composition Tools

@inproceedings{Banavar1996AnAF,
  title={An Application Framework For Module Composition Tools},
  author={Guruduth Banavar and Gary Lindstrom},
  booktitle={ECOOP},
  year={1996}
}
This paper shows that class inheritance, viewed as a mechanism for composing self-referential namespaces, is a broadly applicable concept. We show that several kinds of software artifacts can be modeled as self-referential namespaces, and software tools based on a model of composition of namespaces can eeectively manage these ar-tifacts. We describe four… CONTINUE READING