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From:
Rafael Garcia-Suarez
Date:
February 14, 2004 03:09
Subject:
Re: switch from byacc to bison
Message ID:
20040214120214.5a9b4079.rgarciasuarez@free.fr
"H.Merijn Brand" <h.m.brand@hccnet.nl> wrote:

> On Sat 14 Feb 2004 03:33, Dave Mitchell <davem@fdisolutions.com> wrote:
> > Some notes:
> > 
> > Pumpkings: Currently it requires bison 1.875 to rebuild perly.*, although
> > this restriction has more to do with a lack of testing on my part of other
> > versions, rather than any intrinsic defect. Probably 1.35 onwards will
> > work.
> 
> Looks fine.
> 
> A Question:
> Will this work backwards to 5.005.x?
> If so, I guess I can remove all probing for byacc from Configure

No, because byacc is used to build a2p. (Until now :)

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