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RFC: news: update
RFC: news: update
Sat, 7 Dec 2019 15:12:16 +0100
I would really appreciate if a native could validate my English.
Author: Akim Demaille <address@hidden>
Date: Sat Dec 7 10:20:01 2019 +0100
diff --git a/NEWS b/NEWS
index 92ffc91c..a8e6d1ea 100644
@@ -2,6 +2,21 @@ GNU Bison NEWS
* Noteworthy changes in release ?.? (????-??-??) [?]
+** New Features
+*** A skeleton for the D programming language
+ Since a few releases, Bison ships with a stealth experimental skeleton:
+ lalr1.d. It was first contributed by Oliver Mangold, based on Paolo
+ Bonzini's lalr1.java, and was cleaned and improved thanks to H. S. Teoh.
+ However, for lack of a genuine maintainer, committed to supporting this
+ skeleton (improving, testsing, documenting, etc.), this feature might be
+ The lalr1.d skeleton *is functional*, and works well, as demonstrated in
+ examples/d/calc.d. Please try it, enjoy it, and... commit to support it.
*** Debugging glr.c and glr.cc
@@ -10,6 +25,20 @@ GNU Bison NEWS
user's). These assertions are now under the control of the parse.assert
%define variable (disabled by default).
+*** Clean up
+ Several new compiler warnings in the generated output have been avoided.
+ Some unused features are no longer emitted. Cleaner generated code in
+** Bug Fixes
+*** Crashes when reporting verbose error messages
+ When using %nonassoc, in some situations extremely difficult to reach on
+ purpose (so virtually impossible by accident---no bug report was ever made
+ about it), the generated parsers could crash. This is fixed.
* Noteworthy changes in release 3.4.91 (2019-11-20) [beta]
** New Features
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