Should "Literal" in syntactical grammar instead of lexical grammar?
brendan at mozilla.org
Tue Feb 28 02:50:38 PST 2012
Indeed this has come up before:
No one replied then, alas.
There's no normative significance, as Michael Dyck conjectured. It seems
we could move Literal. Perhaps Waldemar or Allen has a preference. At
this point I am ok with letting the traditional location of Literal stand.
> Hi, everyone,
> I'm working a on ES parser recently and noticed something might be
> wrong about the symbol “Literal”.
> Since “Literal” and “StringLiteral" "NumericLiteral" appears
> in lexical grammar , I believe “Literal” should be a non-terminal
> symbol. Also there is no other rule using “Literal” in lexical
> grammar. As all above I think the following description is
> a syntactical grammar rule instead of a lexical grammar rule:
> /Literal /*::
> So my suggest is moving the description from Annex A.1 to Annex A.3
> Shaofei Cheng
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