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From "Bertrand Delacretaz" <bdelacre...@apache.org>
Subject Re: master plan for jsr 283 query implementation
Date Tue, 11 Sep 2007 12:22:36 GMT
On 9/11/07, Christoph Kiehl <christoph@sulu3000.de> wrote:

> ...does anyone know of any easier to understand solutions than using
> javacc? Maybe it is just that complex. Is antlr a better choice?...

I've used both, and found them comparable in terms of complexity and power.

Once you understand the concepts (took me a while initially because I
was ignorant about parsing and compilation techniques), they're really
not hard to use, and IMHO learning at least one of these tools is time
very well invested.

-Bertrand

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