[riot-devel] RIOT code generator
alexandre.abadie at inria.fr
Wed Feb 14 08:39:28 CET 2018
During the last few days, I worked on a small command line interface tool  for generating starting code for application, test and board support. The idea came out from a discussion with Jose (@jia200x) in one of his PR .
Basically, this tool is meant for simplifying the bootstrap of new RIOT code, especially with correct copyright headers, doxygen comments, etc. I think that this could be handy for newcomers.
The project is in very early stage but there are already ideas for later:
- add driver code generator: with options for auto_init, netdev, etc
- integrate the tool in RIOT build system: make generate-driver, make generate-test, make generate-application, etc
- add tests to the tool itself ...
Maybe some of you have other ideas to improve the tool ? This is an open-source project, so if you think it's useful, don't hesitate to contribute !
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