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Re: RFC: news: update
Re: RFC: news: update
Sun, 8 Dec 2019 09:11:57 +0100
> Le 7 déc. 2019 à 21:23, Paul Eggert <address@hidden> a écrit :
> On 12/7/19 6:12 AM, Akim Demaille wrote:
> "Testing" is misspelled. Also, I don't understand what the sentence is trying
> say. Perhaps "However, because nobody has committed to improving, testing, and
> documenting this skeleton, it is not clear that it will be supported in the
> future." At least, if that's what you're trying to say....
I meant to say that we need some D expert to really take care of this
skeleton. It is mostly finished, but even the API is somewhat dubious
for D IMHO.
I'm installing this. Thanks again!
Author: Akim Demaille <address@hidden>
Date: Sun Dec 8 09:07:10 2019 +0100
Reported by Paul Eggert.
* NEWS: here.
diff --git a/NEWS b/NEWS
index 686903ae..7ef99556 100644
@@ -12,13 +12,14 @@ GNU Bison NEWS
*** 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.
+ For the last few releases, Bison has shipped 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
+ However, because nobody has committed to improving, testing, and
+ documenting this skeleton, it is not clear that it will be supported in
+ the future.
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.
@@ -41,9 +42,8 @@ GNU Bison NEWS
*** 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.
+ In theory, parsers using %nonassoc could crash. This unlikely bug has been
* Noteworthy changes in release 3.4.91 (2019-11-20) [beta]
@@ -3865,7 +3865,9 @@ along with this program. If not, see
LocalWords: Heimbigner AST src ast Makefile srcdir MinGW xxlex XXSTYPE
LocalWords: XXLTYPE strictfp IDEs ffixit fdiagnostics parseable fixits
LocalWords: Wdeprecated yytext Variadic variadic yyrhs yyphrs RCS README
- LocalWords: noexcept constexpr ispell american deprecations backend
+ LocalWords: noexcept constexpr ispell american deprecations backend Teoh
+ LocalWords: YYPRINT Mangold Bonzini's Wdangling exVal baz checkable gcc
+ LocalWords: fsanitize Vogelsgesang lis redeclared stdint automata