Parser

  • (noun): A computer program that divides code up into functional components.
    Example: "Compilers must parse source code in order to translate it into object code"

Some articles on parser:

Castle Marrach - Parser
... The game includes a natural language text parser shared with other Skotos games, such as Lovecraft Country and the Lazarus Project, so that commands can be entered more like typical sentences rather than ... be brought to the Queen's attention!" Thus, in this example, the parser accepts verbs, prepositions, titles, nouns, particularly distinguishing names, and adverbs (collectively known as an "emote ...
Canonical S-expressions - Comparisons To Other Encodings - Csexp Vs. ASN.1
... To parse an ASN.1 structure, one must tell the parser what set of structures one is expecting and the parser must match the data type being parsed against the structure options ... This adds to the complexity of an ASN.1 parser ... carries some indication of its own semantics (encoded in element names), and the parser for a csexp structure does not care what structure is being parsed ...
Lolcode - Implementations
... The first LOLCODE implementation was a PHP parser written by Jeff Jones ... The parser's website was also the first website using LOLCODE as an actual web scripting language ... The winning Pecha Kucha presentation at PHP Works 2008 was about this parser ...
Scannerless Boolean Parser
... The Scannerless Boolean Parser is an open source scannerless GLR parser generator for boolean grammars ...
SLR Grammar
... science, SLR grammars are the class of formal grammars that are accepted by a Simple LR parser ... When processed by an SLR parser, an SLR grammar is converted into parse tables with no shift/reduce or reduce/reduce conflicts for any combination of LR(0) parser state and ... for some state and some lookahead symbol, and the resulting rejected parser is no longer deterministic ...