digitalmars.D.bugs - documentation anomalies
BCS <ao pathlink.com> writes:
I'm working on automating the extraction of the D grammar from the docs I have got it down to one sed script and about 6 calls to grep. However a good bit of the sed script is fixing typos. For example A number of rules are missing the ':' FunctionLiteral Operands AsmPrimaryExp DotIdentifier SuperInterfaces TemplateParameterList VersionSpecification DebugSpecification DeclarationBlock A number of other rules have odd formatting: (In attribute.html) const override static auto scope If these were fixed I think I can programmatically extract the grammar. I'll see if I can put together a patch for the sources in dsource/phobos
Mar 16 2008
BCS <BCS pathlink.com> writes:
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=ISO-8859-1; format=flowed Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit BCS wrote:If these were fixed I think I can programmatically extract the grammar. I'll see if I can put together a patch for the sources in dsource/phobos
attached is the patch... Er... 3 patches: typo_docs.patch has mostly simple edits adding ':' in a few places and what not opts.patch moves optional parts of NewAnonClassExpression into a sub rule and "gname.patch" replaces the $(I ) macro with the $(GNAME ) macro However, because I wasn't thinking well at the time "gname.patch" also has all of the other 2 patches and might even have the another edit (I don't remember) with the patches I can strip out the D grammar from the .html doc using sed.
Mar 19 2008