CIS 706/801: Translator Design I & II, Fall 2022

CIS Account

If you do not have a CIS account, here is how to get one:

  • Get a K-State eID if you don’t already have one.

  • Sign up online for a CIS account (which requires an active eID first!).

  • The account manager will approve your account and you will receive a password by email to by your eID account.

GitHub Account

Coursework submissions will be done via GitHub. In the beginning of the course, each student will be given a private GitHub repository; thus, you need to have a GitHub account.

Course Software Infrastructure

It is required that you use Sireum IVE which provides all the required tools for the course in a single bundle.

To install from source:

  • macOS/Linux

    git clone
    cd kekinian
    git checkout <commit-or-tag>
    git submodule update --init --recursive
    bin/build.cmd setup
  • Windows

    git clone
    cd kekinian
    git checkout <commit-or-tag>
    git submodule update --init --recursive
    bin\build.cmd setup

<commit-or-tag> is 8603817 or 4.20220822.8603817 (or a later commit tip or tag).

You can also download pre-built version of the above commit/tag at:

Before executing the macOS pre-built self-extracting file, you might need to “un-quarantine” the self-extracting executable:

xattr -rd <PATH-TO>/sireum-dev-mac.sfx

See more information at:

Git Workflow

To merge updates from (replace <eid> with your K-State e-id):

git clone<eid>.git
cd f22-706-<eid>
git remote add upstream
git fetch upstream
git merge upstream/master

Resolve any git merge issues, then:

git push
sireum proyek ive .

StaticJava Compiler, Examples, and Slides

The course example projects (e.g., StaticJava Compiler) are stored in a Git repository accessible at:

Slides can be accessed in the course’s K-State Canvas Files section.

Note that the slides might be updated during the course so do not print them until we have discussed the topics.