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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.5//EN"
3 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.5/docbookx.dtd" [
4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
6]>
7
8<sect1 id="ch-system-bison" role="wrap">
9 <?dbhtml filename="bison.html"?>
10
11 <sect1info condition="script">
12 <productname>bison</productname>
13 <productnumber>&bison-version;</productnumber>
14 <address>&bison-url;</address>
15 </sect1info>
16
17 <title>Bison-&bison-version;</title>
18
19 <indexterm zone="ch-system-bison">
20 <primary sortas="a-Bison">Bison</primary>
21 </indexterm>
22
23 <sect2 role="package">
24 <title/>
25
26 <para>The Bison package contains a parser generator.</para>
27
28 <segmentedlist>
29 <segtitle>&buildtime;</segtitle>
30 <segtitle>&diskspace;</segtitle>
31
32 <seglistitem>
33 <seg>&bison-ch6-sbu;</seg>
34 <seg>&bison-ch6-du;</seg>
35 </seglistitem>
36 </segmentedlist>
37
38 </sect2>
39
40 <sect2 role="installation">
41 <title>Installation of Bison</title>
42
43 <para>First, fix a build problem with the current version:</para>
44
45<screen><userinput remap="pre">sed -i '6855 s/mv/cp/' Makefile.in</userinput></screen>
46
47 <para>Prepare Bison for compilation:</para>
48
49<screen><userinput remap="configure">./configure --prefix=/usr --docdir=/usr/share/doc/bison-&bison-version;</userinput></screen>
50
51 <para>Compile the package, but work around a race condition in the
52 current version:</para>
53
54<screen><userinput remap="make">make -j1</userinput></screen>
55
56<!--
57 <para>To test the results (about 2.2 SBU), issue:</para>
58
59<screen><userinput remap="test">make check</userinput></screen>
60-->
61
62 <para>There is a circular dependency between bison and flex with regard to
63 the checks. If desired, after installing flex in the next section, the
64 bison package can be rebuilt and the bison checks can be run with
65 <command>make check</command>.</para>
66
67 <para>Install the package:</para>
68
69<screen><userinput remap="install">make install</userinput></screen>
70
71 </sect2>
72
73 <sect2 id="contents-bison" role="content">
74 <title>Contents of Bison</title>
75
76 <segmentedlist>
77 <segtitle>Installed programs</segtitle>
78 <segtitle>Installed library</segtitle>
79 <segtitle>Installed directory</segtitle>
80
81 <seglistitem>
82 <seg>bison and yacc</seg>
83 <seg>liby.a</seg>
84 <seg>/usr/share/bison</seg>
85 </seglistitem>
86 </segmentedlist>
87
88 <variablelist>
89 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
90 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
91 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
92
93 <varlistentry id="bison">
94 <term><command>bison</command></term>
95 <listitem>
96 <para>Generates, from a series of rules, a program for analyzing the
97 structure of text files; Bison is a replacement for Yacc (Yet Another
98 Compiler Compiler)</para>
99 <indexterm zone="ch-system-bison bison">
100 <primary sortas="b-bison">bison</primary>
101 </indexterm>
102 </listitem>
103 </varlistentry>
104
105 <varlistentry id="yacc">
106 <term><command>yacc</command></term>
107 <listitem>
108 <para>A wrapper for <command>bison</command>, meant for programs that
109 still call <command>yacc</command> instead of <command>bison</command>;
110 it calls <command>bison</command> with the <parameter>-y</parameter>
111 option</para>
112 <indexterm zone="ch-system-bison yacc">
113 <primary sortas="b-yacc">yacc</primary>
114 </indexterm>
115 </listitem>
116 </varlistentry>
117
118 <varlistentry id="liby">
119 <term><filename class="libraryfile">liby</filename></term>
120 <listitem>
121 <para>The Yacc library containing implementations of Yacc-compatible
122 <function>yyerror</function> and <function>main</function> functions;
123 this library is normally not very useful, but POSIX requires it</para>
124 <indexterm zone="ch-system-bison liby">
125 <primary sortas="c-liby">liby</primary>
126 </indexterm>
127 </listitem>
128 </varlistentry>
129
130 </variablelist>
131
132 </sect2>
133
134</sect1>
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