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Re: flex package POSIX violation

On 31/12/2017 22:13, Steven Penny wrote:
The POSIX standard, at least since 1997 [1], requires the presence of a "lex"

Most systems (including Cygwin) provide a Lex implementation via the "flex"
package. However with other OS, a "lex -> flex" symlink is provided, whereas the
Cygwin package does not.

Please resolve this, thanks.

[1] http://pubs.opengroup.org/onlinepubs/7908799/xcu/lex.html

Flex is NOT 100% Posix compliant.
See Info on
  20 Incompatibilities with Lex and Posix
as upstream does not provide the link "lex -> flex"
I am reluctant to do differently.


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