May 24-26 rough meeting notes

Sam Tobin-Hochstadt samth at
Fri May 27 18:40:24 PDT 2011

On Fri, May 27, 2011 at 9:20 PM, Waldemar Horwat <waldemar at> wrote:
> Given that LR(1) is the most general grammar available before you start
> getting into serious complexity (it subsumes LALR and other commonly studied
> grammars),

This is simply begging the question on what is "serious complexity".
There are plenty of parsers for widely-used programming languages
(other than Perl and C++) which use lookahead greater than 1, for
sam th
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