|author||Steven Moreland <firstname.lastname@example.org>||Tue May 29 14:18:06 2018 -0700|
|committer||Steven Moreland <email@example.com>||Wed May 30 16:31:02 2018 +0000|
Merge commit 'ab49343b08c933e32de8de78132649f9560a3727' into 20180529135747 Flex 2.6.4 Bug: 31194194 Test: hidl_error_test hidl_export_test hidl_hash_test hidl_impl_test w/ symlink to flex in build-tools from our master branch Test: $ flex -V 2.6.4 Change-Id: I2c7c13159538150d48c2d8bab66d3b15335c3995
This is flex, the fast lexical analyzer generator.
flex is a tool for generating scanners: programs which recognize lexical patterns in text.
The flex codebase is kept in Git on GitHub.
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You need the following tools to build flex from the maintainer's repository:
In cases where the versions of the above tools matter, the file configure.ac will specify the minimum required versions.
Once you have all the necessary tools installed, life becomes simple. To prepare the flex tree for building, run the script:
in the top level of the flex source tree.
This script calls the various tools needed to get flex ready for the GNU-style configure script to be able to work.
From this point on, building flex follows the usual routine:
configure && make && make install
This file is part of flex.
This code is derived from software contributed to Berkeley by Vern Paxson.
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