Is All this Parsing theory just bullshit or what?

Since I started my work on resuscitating the JavaCC project, at least a couple of people have asked me how I can do this work if I have no theoretical background in computer science, specifically all this theory behind grammars and parsers. My response has typically amounted to saying: Watch me! I don’t know about …

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