|How Can I Make a Compiler With Java? firstname.lastname@example.org (Kevin Albrecht) (1997-10-08)|
|Re: How Can I Make a Compiler With Java? email@example.com (Eric Harth) (1997-10-10)|
|Re: How Can I Make a Compiler With Java? firstname.lastname@example.org (Scott Stanchfield) (1997-10-10)|
|Re: How Can I Make a Compiler With Java? email@example.com (1997-10-10)|
|Re: How Can I Make a Compiler With Java? firstname.lastname@example.org (1997-10-10)|
|Re: How Can I Make a Compiler With Java? email@example.com (Andrew T. Brown) (1997-10-14)|
|From:||firstname.lastname@example.org (David C. Matthews)|
|Date:||10 Oct 1997 22:06:52 -0400|
|Organization:||Cotton Software, Inc.|
"Kevin Albrecht" <email@example.com> wrote:
>I would like to create a compiler and/or interpreter in Java for a program-
>ming language that I have created. I don't know what program(s) I
>should use to do this. I have heard of programs like JavaCC, JavaCup,
>JLex, ANTLR, and others, but I do not understand exactly what they do.
>My basic question is, where do I start? Thanks in advance.
Try JavaCup and JLex. They're designed to work together, and seem to
quite nicely (personal experience). I've installed both, and thus
have a "complete" compiler development system with these lex (Jlex)
and yacc (JavaCup) tools.
David C. Matthews
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