Re: Looking for some old papers

Alex McDonald <>
Mon, 9 Apr 2012 10:39:35 -0700 (PDT)

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From: Alex McDonald <>
Newsgroups: comp.compilers
Date: Mon, 9 Apr 2012 10:39:35 -0700 (PDT)
Organization: Compilers Central
References: 12-04-008
Keywords: bibliography
Posted-Date: 09 Apr 2012 13:45:32 EDT

On Apr 9, 12:56 am, Chariton Karamitas <> wrote:
> I'm looking for the following papers:
> Generating productions from BNF, Earley, 1964
> Generation of parsing algorithms for Chomsky type 2 languages, Eickel, 1964
> Ambiguities in BNF languages, Lynch, 1963

The Earley citation reference under the title "Generating productions
from BNF" by Knuth was for a preliminary report; the title appears to
have become "Generating a Recognizer for a BNF Grammar" in 1965. Only
the cover pages are available online; however, if CMU could be
persuaded to open Box 33 of the Allen Newell collection, you'll find
it there.

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