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From Paul King <pa...@asert.com.au>
Subject Re: Parser version
Date Sat, 10 Feb 2018 00:52:20 GMT
Currently we still include the antlr2 parser in Groovy 3 but it is dormant
unless you turn off the new parser with the flag -Dgroovy.antlr4=false.
We've really only left it there as a porting aid - in case there ends up
being some code that doesn't work with the new parser, there'll be an
interim approach until the code is "ported" to the new parser. When we get
around to thinking about 3.1, we'll probably remove it altogether.

Cheers, Paul.

On Sat, Feb 10, 2018 at 2:03 AM, Russel Winder <russel@winder.org.uk> wrote:

> On Thu, 2018-02-08 at 10:13 -0700, Daniel.Sun wrote:
> > Hi Russel,
> >
> >       ANTLR-4 parser(i.e. the Parrot parser) is the default one for
> > master,
> > and ANTLR-2 parser is default for other branches.
> >
> > Cheers,
> > Daniel.Sun
>
> Strange. I am building master and there is definitely an ANTLR2
> generation phase of the build.
>
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