Interface ExpressionCompiler

All Known Implementing Classes:
ThompsonCompiler

public interface ExpressionCompiler

The interface to classes that compile a rational expression into an automaton (of class NFA)


Method Summary
 NFA toNFA(java.lang.String expression)
          The function that returns an automaton recognizing the language described by the input expression.
 

Method Detail

toNFA

public NFA toNFA(java.lang.String expression)
The function that returns an automaton recognizing the language described by the input expression.