Fedora Core 2 Update: bison-1.875c-1
Posted on: 06/08/2004 02:20 AM

An updated bison package is available for Fedora Core 2

Fedora Update Notification

Product : Fedora Core 2
Name : bison
Version : 1.875c
Release : 1
Summary : A GNU general-purpose parser generator.
Description :
Bison is a general purpose parser generator that converts a grammar description for an LALR(1) context-free grammar into a C program to parse that grammar. Bison can be used to develop a wide range of language parsers, from ones used in simple desk calculators to complex programming languages. Bison is upwardly compatible with Yacc, so any correctly written Yacc grammar should work with Bison without any changes. If you know Yacc, you shouldn't have any trouble using Bison. You do need to be very proficient in C programming to be able to use Bison. Bison is only needed on systems that are used for development.

If your system will be used for C development, you should install Bison.


* Fri Jun 04 2004 Roland McGrath roland@redhat.com 1.875c-1

- new upstream version (fixes bug #116823)

This update can be downloaded from:

583a0bd37ea65a1815df05f28176c06c SRPMS/bison-1.875c-1.src.rpm
7cb8b237d58e62ba57fc8e48c87692f9 i386/bison-1.875c-1.i386.rpm
10eb16f26c380b6800511bdb63e3c0ef i386/debug/bison-debuginfo-1.875c-1.i386.rpm
7b019b597cc6686ecdc6f30fe0cb70e7 x86_64/bison-1.875c-1.x86_64.rpm
0bf1dfcbaf143e7ffe4e17b79112b5a1 x86_64/debug/bison-debuginfo-1.875c-1.x86_64.rpm

This update can also be installed with the Update Agent; you can launch the Update Agent with the 'up2date' command.

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