How can I get an ASTNode from an existing disk file ?

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Posted 13 years ago by Van den Driessche Willy
Version: 4.0.0277
I'm trying to get an astnode for a visual basic file stored on disk. I want to use this node to perform so dynamic code rewriting. How can I get from a disk file to an AST Node ?

BTW: it would help if I don't need to pass via something visual for this task.

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Posted 13 years ago by Actipro Software Support - Cleveland, OH, USA
Hello, please take a look at our Document Outline QuickStart in the sample project. That shows you how you can load a document from disk and process the CompilationUnit that was parsed.

Actipro Software Support

Posted 13 years ago by Van den Driessche Willy
Ok, thanks a lot. Feel a little stupid now but the object model is not all that trivial. It works, though.
The latest build of this product (v21.1.1) was released 13 days ago, which was after the last post in this thread.

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