Pages last updated: October 13, 1999
What is Linguist?
|Linguist is a framework and organizational tool for Java; a set of structured classes which assist the job of organizing applets, servlets or applications of any size.|
A scripting tool
|It's also a universal tool for creating scripting languages in English or any other European language, with the full power of Java immediately underneath.|
A scripting language
|Finally, it's a pre-built scripting language for multimedia and other applications/applets, which you can use either as an end-user tool or as a starting point for your own custom languages.|
Download Linguist (1.8MB)
You can also download a complete tutorial on the use of Linguist to create servlets. Everything you need is either provided or separately downloadable. The tutorial uses a practical example, that of keeping records for shop renting videotapes, and contains all scripts as well as pointing you at a freely downloadable Java web server and a Java SQL database.
Download Scripted Servlets Tutorial (1.12MB)
Linguist is free software under the terms of the GNU General Public License, as published by the Free Software Foundation.
To make comments or to ask questions, please contact the original author, Graham Trott, at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.