|Searching Perl(5) grammar email@example.com (Gerd Weishaar) (1997-10-03)|
|Re: Searching Perl(5) grammar firstname.lastname@example.org (Tom Phoenix) (1997-10-08)|
|Re: Searching Perl(5) grammar email@example.com (1997-10-16)|
|Re: Searching Perl(5) grammar firstname.lastname@example.org (Randal Schwartz) (1997-10-17)|
|From:||email@example.com (Chip Salzenberg)|
|Date:||16 Oct 1997 00:29:24 -0400|
|Organization:||n. The state of being or the process of becoming organized|
According to Gerd Weishaar <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
>I'm searching for a Perl grammar with the purpose to develope an
>analysis tool for perl programs. The yacc-file included in the
>perl5 package is quite tricky and difficult to read.
That's because Perl itself is tricky and difficult to parse.
>[I'd be surprised if anything much simpler than the parser in perl5 could
>correctly parse perl5. -John]
Good call. Some parser decisions depend on such factors as whether
a given package (class) has been defined yet.
Chip Salzenberg - a.k.a. - <email@example.com>
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