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Re: Bug in new Bison parser generator
- From: "David Gluss" <dgluss at marple-tech dot com>
- To: "Stephan Mueller" <smueller at microsoft dot com>
- Cc: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2002 17:25:00 -0800
- Subject: Re: Bug in new Bison parser generator
Well it took some doing...I downloaded Service Pack 5 (130 Mbytes, once you
find it) for C++ 6.0.
It shows the same symptoms.
It's probably way easier to get a patch into bison.simple than to (just)
Microsoft fix the standard C++ header files.
Probably there's the same problem with bison.hairy (just at a guess) but
I've never used that.
Now that I've tried that (using the %semantic_parser line in the .y file) I
say there's nothing to worry about, because bison just dumps core if you use
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: David Gluss [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> > Sent: Thursday, January 31, 2002 12:34 PM
> > To: email@example.com
> > Subject: Bug in new Bison parser generator
> > With version 1.31-1, Bison doesn't work with the Microsoft compiler.
> > A small example is enclosed. The problem is that Microsoft doesn't
> > have size_t in the std:: namespace, or malloc.
> > Included also, a patch to fix bison.simple.
> > DG
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