Re: The Dragon Book (Steve (D.E.) Stevenson)
16 Jul 87 12:32:06 GMT

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From: (Steve (D.E.) Stevenson)
Newsgroups: comp.compilers
Summary: Gries book and LR comment
Date: 16 Jul 87 12:32:06 GMT
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Organization: Clemson University, Clemson, SC

Is there any plan to redo and update Gries' book? It seems to be a closet
favorite. In particular, it seems to be the only book that really gets into
the nitty-gritty.

I also agree that LR is a social phenomenon. I also contend that YACC has
done as much to hurt parsing as help it.


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