Jesper Pedersen wrote:
> I have been thinking about this for a while and now that Google Summer of Code
> is coming I thought I would share this idea.
> The GCC people have traded their bison/flex parser with a hand written
> recursive-descent parser for a nice speed up.
> So it would be interesting to see if PostgreSQL would benefit from the same
We talked about it when GCC announced their switch. The conclusion was
that our grammar is still too much a moving target, so it would be too
difficult to mantain such a grammar.
Alvaro Herrera http://www.CommandPrompt.com/
The PostgreSQL Company - Command Prompt, Inc.
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