Announcing Spirit Markdown
waylan at gmail.com
Tue May 11 15:55:31 EDT 2010
On Tue, May 11, 2010 at 3:00 PM, John MacFarlane <jgm at berkeley.edu> wrote:
> +++ Alastair Rankine [May 11 10 21:51 ]:
>> Boost Spirit is a parser generator for PEG-based grammars. My grammar
>> is based on John MacFarlane's PEG grammars for markdown, and to him I
>> am much indebted. There are however quite a few differences between
>> John's and mine and I'd be happy to discuss them.
> Yes, I'd be interested (especially if some of the differences are
> mistakes in peg-markdown, which I could correct).
Well, there are three things he lists in his README file :
> * No UTF-16 or any other other "wide" character sets.
> * Doesn't handle [nested [square brackets [with links] ]]
> * Poor error handling. Needs to do a better job at describing parsing errors, particularly.
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