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re2c is a free and open-source lexer generator for C and C++.

To install re2c, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install re2c

To upgrade re2c, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade re2c


  • tools\LICENSE.TXT Show
    re2c is distributed with no warranty whatever. The code is certain to contain
    errors. Neither authors nor contributors take any responsibility for the
    consequences of its use.
    re2c is in the public domain. Data structures and algorithms used in re2c
    are all either taken from documents available to the general public or are
    inventions of the authors. Programs generated by re2c may be distributed freely.
    re2c itself may be distributed freely, in source or binary, unchanged or
    modified. Distributors may charge whatever fees they can obtain for re2c.
    If you do make use of re2c, or incorporate it into a larger project an
    acknowledgement somewhere (documentation, research report, etc.) would be
  • tools\re2c.exe Show
    md5: 349783399E97ABFBAD1113B6DA431C07 | sha1: BA51BFFCFE8738A5D3CE8ACBED84C6E66E92EC27 | sha256: 7EC755FE4BC2F61C28A232D8F97C937B8C6694C945F9025D93238545276F1EE0 | sha512: F1389894B69A71AB97C3AF202ABF6EF14CA5DFF53DB6F3B8C7256C8717219A2009E6BF532BFD82054232EF172BCFF15D3754708CD9B706B710DFF8A8795535C5
  • tools\VERIFICATION.txt Show
    This package was compiled from sources using Visual Studio 2019 + cygwin.
    1) Run ./configure from cygwin to create necessary files
    2) Rename files with same name to avoid clashes when VS produces .obj files:
    move src\dfa\cfg\ src\dfa\cfg\
    move src\dfa\ src\dfa\
    move src\nfa\ src\nfa\
    move src\dfa\cfg\ src\dfa\cfg\
    3) Get list of .cc files (run in cygwin):
    find -name '*.cc' | grep -v test | xargs echo
    3) Compile files (in a VS x64 native console):
    cl /O2 /Fe:re2c /I. /EHsc <..list of files..>

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • re2c team


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Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
re2c 0.14.3 724 Monday, December 21, 2015 approved

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