gcj and jikes

Tom Tromey tromey@redhat.com
Mon May 5 22:59:00 GMT 2003


>>>>> "Jeff" == Jeff Sturm <jsturm@one-point.com> writes:

Jeff> It's been months now since I've looked at parse.y, but from my
Jeff> recollection the actual grammar is quite small compared to the
Jeff> code doing error handling and semantic analysis.  Those latter
Jeff> two may be some of the most difficult code in the frontend.

Agreed.  The gcj parser (the grammar) is ok -- not perfect, but good.
It is the analysis phases that leave a lot to be desired.

Tom



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