[NTG-context] BNF module

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Thu Dec 2 15:55:45 CET 2004


Nikolai Weibull wrote:
> (Hehe, one has to love age-old threads that are still active ;-)
> 
> * Patrick Gundlach <patrick at gundla.ch> [Dec 02, 2004 15:30]:
> 
>>after I loooong time I finally managed to try your bnf module. It
>>looks very good. And it even works with \mainlanguage[de] (it wasn't
>>obvious, because you use "..." as a delimiter).
> 
> 
> Thank you, I hope to make it _the_ BNF module for ConTeXt some day ;-).
> About the delimiters, if you know of a better way to do this, then
> please tell me, I've gone through about 3 different ways of doing this,
> but the current one, using \defineactivecharacter, has worked best so
> far.

i haven't looked into it but since it's a language, i can imagine that you 
misuse that fact: \language[bnf] or so, since languages can have specifics 
(active things) and encodings associated; you just don't have patterns then

Hans


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