Re: An "open" letter to Karsten Nyblad (and other compiler compiler implementors)

SM Ryan <wyrmwif@tsoft.org>
22 Jun 2005 02:00:24 -0400

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From: SM Ryan <wyrmwif@tsoft.org>
Newsgroups: comp.compilers
Date: 22 Jun 2005 02:00:24 -0400
Organization: Quick STOP Groceries
References: 05-06-099
Keywords: parse, LR(1)

# I only wonder, have not languages designers become cleverer in the
# recent decades to invent languages that do not require the full
# strength of LR(k)?


Why not just use LR(k)? Inertia? Methods to avoid the combinatorial explosion
of lookaheads have been known for years.


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SM Ryan http://www.rawbw.com/~wyrmwif/
One of the drawbacks of being a martyr is that you have to die.


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