[ILUG-BOM] need for lex and yacc for Mandrake 9.0
Philip S Tellis
Mon Oct 21 11:34:33 IST 2002
On Mon, 21 Oct 2002, Nikhil D. Kikkeri wrote:
> i use Mandrake 9.0. however for some reason this distro does not
> provide with lex, yacc, flex and bison.
> i downloaded flex and bison but it would be better if i get lex and
> yacc as well. can any one tell me where i can download lex and yacc?
flex is the free version of lex
bison is the free version of yacc
both flex and bison have lex and yacc compatibility modes.
I think to get them installed by default you'd have to install developer
tools or the equivalent on a mandrake system.
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