Re: Visual compiler construction

Taylor Hutt <>
10 Sep 1999 00:06:58 -0400

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From: Taylor Hutt <>
Newsgroups: comp.compilers
Date: 10 Sep 1999 00:06:58 -0400
Organization: Logic Magicians
References: 99-09-005
Keywords: practice, parse

Walt and Denise Fles wrote:
> do "real world" compilers like the VC++ series use Lex and Yacc?

Borland's C/C++ and Pascal compilers are all recursive descent
with hand-coded lexers. The C/C++ compiler lexer is written in ASM.

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