BNFC: A compiler front-end generator.

[ bsd3, library, parsing, program ] [ Propose Tags ]

The BNF Converter is a compiler construction tool generating a compiler front-end from a Labelled BNF grammar. It was originally written to generate Haskell, but can also be used for generating Java, C, C++, C#, Ocaml and XML.

Given a Labelled BNF grammar the tool produces: an abstract syntax as a Haskell, C, C++, C#, Ocaml module or Java directory, a case skeleton for the abstract syntax in the same language, an Alex, JLex, or Flex lexer generator file, a Happy, CUP, Bison, or Antlr parser generator file, a pretty-printer as a Haskell, Java, C, C++, C#, or Ocaml module, an XML representation, a Latex file containing a readable specification of the language.


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Dependencies array, base (>=4.6 && <4.13), containers, deepseq, directory, filepath, mtl, pretty (>=1.1 && <1.2), process [details]
License GPL-2.0-only
Copyright (c) Andreas Abel, Kyle Butt, Jonas Almström Duregård, Krasimir Angelov, Jean-Philippe Bernardy, Bjorn Bringert, Johan Broberg, Paul Callaghan, Grégoire Détrez, Markus Forsberg, Ola Frid, Peter Gammie, Thomas Hallgren, Pascal Hof, Patrik Jansson, Kristofer Johannisson, Antti-Juhani Kaijanaho, Andreas Lööw, Kent Mein, Ulf Norell, Gabrielle Paganelli, Michael Pellauer and Aarne Ranta 2002 - 2018. Free software under GNU General Public License (GPL).
Revised Revision 1 made by AndreasAbel at 2021-11-08T07:48:20Z
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Uploaded by AndreasAbel at 2018-11-04T22:57:20Z
Distributions Arch:2.9.4, Debian:2.8.3, FreeBSD:2.8, LTSHaskell:2.9.4, NixOS:2.9.4, Stackage:2.9.4
Executables bnfc
Downloads 23848 total (109 in the last 30 days)
Rating 2.25 (votes: 2) [estimated by Bayesian average]
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Status Docs available [build log]
Last success reported on 2018-11-04 [all 1 reports]