A bit of personal news: I just accepted a job offer at Google Fremont (Seattle)! I’m very excited about it, and I’ll be starting on my birthday (Jan 7).

In other news, my Parsing Framework (which I’m calling by a codename: Philodendron) is making really great progress. I’ve written code to dump lexing DFAs to byte-code, and a program that can read the byte-code and spit out diagrams of the DFAs in dot format (Graphviz). I’ve converted to Git (more about that another time), and the repository is here:


I’m going to refrain from any estimates about when I’ll release something, but it is truly making progress and getting closer to something usable all the time.