ParseView

Visual Debugging for ANTLR 2.x

Operating instructions are at the end of this pagecool

Status

Update 6/17/99.

Update 1/22/99.

Update 7/17/98.

Stay tuned to comp.compilers.tools.pccts for more release information!

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-- Scott


Current State of the Tool

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The tool currently supports the following features.


Known Problems


Planned Features


Operating Instructions

These are brief for now; I'll add more later

Building a Parser for Debugging

Run ANTLR as you normally would, but add "-debug" to your command line.   For example:

java antlr.Tool -debug java.g

What you'll need to run ParseView

Other than that, run your parser normally.  A ParseView window will appear.

The ParseView Window

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The ParseView window contains the following: