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   RE: [xml-dev] XSLT and XQuery

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Jonathan of course means that the two lesser ways of the three ways of
writing parsers can automatically be generated. 

Real parsers are written as recursive-descent parsers (1).

Best regards

(1) With reference to Niklaus Wirth.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jonathan Robie [mailto:jonathan.robie@softwareag.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, January 08, 2002 11:20 AM
> To: michael.h.kay@ntlworld.com; 'Jonathan Borden';
> 'Mike Champion'; michael.h.kay@ntlworld.com
> Subject: RE: [xml-dev] XSLT and XQuery
> At 05:38 PM 1/8/2002 +0000, Michael Kay wrote:
> >(Incidentally the common XML source represents the grammatical
> productions
> >in such a way that a JavaCC parser can be automatically generated
> an
> >XSLT stylesheet, and this JavaCC parser has been used to test the
> examples
> >in both documents).
> Not only that, a Lex and Yacc parser is also generated, so we know
> grammar can be used with both approaches to parsing.
> Jonathan
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