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Re: Fwd: Bison and Flex syntax highlighting

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  • Charles Campbell
    ... Any more progress with your bison/flex mods? Regards, Chip Campbell -- You received this message from the vim_use maillist. Do not top-post! Type your
    Message 1 of 4 , Nov 2, 2012
      Panayiotis Karabassis wrote:
      > On 04/11/2012 12:27 AM, Charles Campbell wrote:
      >> Panayiotis Karabassis wrote:
      >>> As suggested I forward this email here.
      >>>
      >>> -------- Original Message --------
      >>> Subject: Bison and Flex syntax highlighting
      >>> Date: Wed, 04 Apr 2012 23:20:45 +0300
      >>> From: Panayiotis Karabassis <panayk@...>
      >>> To: bugs@...
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>> Hi! This is a feature request.
      >>>
      >>> Currently Vim only supports Yacc and Lex source files and displays Bison
      >>> and Flex files incorrectly.
      >>>
      >>> Can we get support for these languages? I am willing to contribute the
      >>> code for this, and have started making changes to the yacc.vim file, but
      >>> there's not much point in continuing, if the changes won't be accepted.
      >>> Also, to that end, I'd like to know if there are any particular rules I
      >>> should follow while making the modifications (should I even be modifying
      >>> yacc.vim or start anew?) and any sources of documentation/reference
      >>> about Vim syntax files?
      >>>
      >>> Congratulations on one of the the best editors ever made!
      >>>
      >> If you wish to make modifications yourself, that's fine -- please send
      >> them to me. Plus, send examples of the yacc/lex code that you're
      >> affecting.
      >> I'd prefer it if you made your modifications against the latest
      >> yacc.vim and lex.vim, which are on my website under
      >>
      >> http://www.drchip.org/astronaut/vim/index.html#vimlinks_syntax
      >>
      >> Regards,
      >> Chip Campbell
      >>
      > Let me know if this agrees with you. It is for Bison only. Still quite
      > some way to go. I describe the changes in CHANGES and provide an example
      > for each change as well as a real-world Bison C++ parser, which was my
      > original motivation.
      >
      Any more progress with your bison/flex mods?

      Regards,
      Chip Campbell

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