oops3, targeted to Java and C#, is the latest in a family of LL(1) parser generators based on an object-oriented architecture that carries through to the parsers it generates. Moreover, because oops3 employs several design patterns, its rich variety of APIs are nevertheless easy to learn. This paper discusses the use of patterns in the oops3 system and the resulting benefits for users and educators.
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Schreiner, Axel-Tobias and Heliotis, James, "Design patterns in parsing" (2008). Accessed from
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