Re: coding conventions (Alex Colvin)
11 Feb 2003 02:14:05 -0500

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From: (Alex Colvin)
Newsgroups: comp.compilers
Date: 11 Feb 2003 02:14:05 -0500
Organization: The World Public Access UNIX, Brookline, MA
References: 03-02-009
Keywords: yacc, practice
Posted-Date: 11 Feb 2003 02:14:05 EST

>I'm fairly new to this flex/bison stuff, and I was wondering - is
>there a recommended coding convention for flex/bison ? like for
>example should I have named the "subpart" differently, etc.

> L200_GLOBAL procedure_decl_subpart
> | L200_EXTERNAL procedure_decl_subpart
> ;

> ;

I don't have any formal style guide, but I'll push the convention that the
yacc actions should be kept as short as possible, either an assignment or
a function call. Not only does long precedural code make the grammar hard
to follow, but you don't want to put anything you might need to debug in
your *.y file.

What's with the L200_...?

mac the naf

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