[Baypiggies] C++ parsing in Python for testing backward compatibility

Drew Perttula drewp at bigasterisk.com
Fri Feb 29 06:59:09 CET 2008

William Deegan wrote:

> Not necessarily a python solution, but..
> Can you use cppunit to craft the suite of tests?
> Also I think boost has a c++ parser, and there's a python layer for boost.
> (Though I'm not sure it hooks into the boost c++ parser).

Another one that might help is synopsis:


I looked into GCC-XML at one point, but I think it only does prototypes. 
I wanted the whole parse tree, so I could look for where people called 
functions, a la cscope. Ideally, I'd have a python interface to the 
cscope database :)

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