Parsers in Java

From JVMLangSummit
Revision as of 08:21, 17 September 2009 by Penni (talk | contribs)
Jump to navigationJump to search

ANTLR - Parsers in Java

Terence Parr, cs.usfca.edu

Project
Blog
Slides
File:File.pdf

Abstract

Generating parsers and state machines in Java — Terence Parr

Implementing large and/or efficient state machines in Java is pretty tough. Because we're missing a few key items even at the Java bytecode level, some gymnastics are required. In this talk, I'll describe my experiences building parser generators (ANTLR) and interpreters in Java.

Background

Current Status

Future

Key Issues for Discussion

(please expand cooperatively)