About PaCSTCL's GrammarPosted: 2019-10-09, last modified: 2019-10-09. View Post
Tags: I Made a Thing, Programming Language Development, Computing Thoughts, Computer Science Education.
In September I spent a lot of time with the grammar of PACSTCL. Both in developing the grammar further than I had coming out of the CSforALL Bootcamp, and in preparing the PACSTCL code to parse the grammar. This post is going to start out by defining computer grammar in understandable terms, then it will go into some of the decisions going into and the quirks coming out of PACSTCL's grammar.