Martin Coxall wrote:
> On 1 Oct 2006, at 11:40, M. Edward (Ed) Borasky wrote:
> 
> ...
> 
> Well, C is not a great language for writing parsers in, and in my
> experience neither is Java. The best language I've seen for writing
> language parsers is Haskell. Though Racc does a competent job. I
> don't think it's antlr, though.
> 
> Martin

A nice example of a pure succinct Ruby parser is Dennis Ranke's 
recursive descent parser
written for his solution to the Dice Roller Ruby Quiz

http://www.rubyquiz.com/quiz61.html

And yet another language parser (for C) is

http://cil.sourceforge.net/

Just my two cents!

Cheers,
verno

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