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- Subject: Re: Programming Language Creation Books
- From: Reuben Thomas <rrt@...>
- Date: Fri, 17 Aug 2001 14:06:50 +0100 (BST)
> There is also an updated book by the authors of the dragon book called
> compilers principles, techniques, and tools. It is quite exhaustive.
Since this is really a second edition of the first Dragon book, and also has
a dragon on the front, and was published in 1986 (i.e. long ago enough that
most people don't worry about the difference), I think this is what most
people now mean by "the Dragon book".
Reality is what refuses to disappear when you stop believing in it (Dick)