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From:
Nicholas Clark
Date:
February 14, 2004 14:31
Subject:
Re: switch from byacc to bison
Message ID:
20040214172246.GW46380@plum.flirble.org
On Sat, Feb 14, 2004 at 01:46:06PM +0000, Dave Mitchell wrote:

> Anyway, I was envisaging that the patch might go into 5.8.x, but it's
> definitely too scary for anything earlier. All the old byacc parser

Depends how scarey it looks. How close is its output to the current *.c files,
given the same input?

> Dave.
> 
> -- 
> Nothing ventured, nothing lost.

Oooh. A mission statement for maint. :-)

Nicholas Clark

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