developerWorks: Better Error Handling Using Flex and Bison
Aug 03, 2006, 04:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Christian Hagen)
[ Thanks to An Anonymous reader for
this link. ]
"As UNIX developers know, Flex and Bison are powerful tools for
developing lexical and grammar parsers, in particular language
compilers and interpreters. If you're unfamiliar with these
utilities or the tools they implement--Lex and Yacc,
respectively--check the Resources section in this article for links
to the Flex and Bison documentation and to additional articles that
introduce both programs.
"This article covers a somewhat more advanced topic: features
and techniques for putting better error-handling capabilities into
your compiler or interpreter..."