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   This manual documents `flex'.  It covers release 2.5.

* Name
Name
* Synopsis
Synopsis
* Overview
Overview
* Description
Description
* Examples
Some simple examples
* Format
Format of the input file
* Patterns
Patterns
* Matching
How the input is matched
* Actions
Actions
* Generated scanner
The generated scanner
* Start conditions
Start conditions
* Multiple buffers
Multiple input buffers
* End-of-file rules
End-of-file rules
* Miscellaneous
Miscellaneous macros
* User variables
Values available to the user
* YACC interface
Interfacing with `yacc'
* Options
Options
* Performance
Performance considerations
* C++
Generating C++ scanners
* Incompatibilities
Incompatibilities with `lex' and POSIX
* Diagnostics
Diagnostics
* Files
Files
* Deficiencies
Deficiencies / Bugs
* See also
See also
* Author
Author

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