Dragon Book Errata?

Josh Madarasz <JMad_Soft@MailAndNews.com>
21 Sep 2000 18:13:53 -0400

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From: Josh Madarasz <JMad_Soft@MailAndNews.com>
Newsgroups: comp.compilers
Date: 21 Sep 2000 18:13:53 -0400
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            I am fairly new at this and doing it as a hobby. I am not familliar
with Grammers but this looked like it was mistyped. Please correct me if I

On Page 95 at the top.

"3. Suppose r and s are regular expressions denoting the languages L(r)
L(s). Then,
                    c) (r)* is a regular expression denoting (L(r))*.
                    d) (r) is a regular expression denoting L(r). Footnote"

Footnote: This rule says that extra pairs of Paren may be placed aroung
regular expressions if we desire.

Shouldn't the Footnote go after c and not d? I only posted because this
troubled me and I saw others post Errata for the book on here. Thank you.


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