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Re: [SPAM UNSURE] Maybe we're taking a wrong approach towards tree-sitte

From: Andrei Kuznetsov
Subject: Re: [SPAM UNSURE] Maybe we're taking a wrong approach towards tree-sitter
Date: Wed, 28 Jul 2021 21:38:35 +0800
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/28.0.50 (gnu/linux)

Eli Zaretskii <eliz@gnu.org> writes:

> If you are talking about affecting how TS does lexical analysis for
> some language, then I see no reason why we in the Emacs project would
> want to do that.  We don't _want_ to develop parsers if we can use
> parsers available out there.  Lexical analysis of a parser is
> determined by the language it parses, so you need only to change the
> parser when the language changes, or to fix a bug.  Both are part of
> the job of the TS developers, so there should be no need for us to get
> busy with that.  Exactly like we do with other libraries we use that
> aren't developed as part of the Emacs project.

Okay, thanks for the clarification

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