[Mono-list] MonoBASIC

Ravi Pratap M ravi@che.iitm.ac.in
Thu, 2 Aug 2001 10:54:54 +0530 (IST)

Hi Miguel,

On 1 Aug 2001, Miguel de Icaza wrote:

> Lex is really not necessary, writting tokenizers is so simple, that
> using Lex for traditional languages is sort of a waste of time, but
> that is just my impression.

	I agree with you there :-) Plus, thanks to some braindead-ness in
VB, writing our own lexer makes eminent sense. That's what we learnt,
working with gb.



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	Ravi Pratap M         <ravi@che.iitm.ac.in>