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A program or library that takes input, in text or binary form, and interprets it according to a given syntax.

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Insert Unicode characters using alias like LaTeX

When I am on a Zoom session or messaging a group on Discord or messenger (on PC, Windows 10) about math/computer science related topics, I frequently run into situations where it is easier for me to ...
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Documentation generation tools that parse only comments blocks

I am looking for documentation generation tools that only interpret the comment blocks when generating code documentation. It means that, to some extent, the tool does not depend on the programming ...
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Possible to download the past 12 month of Slashdot frontpage stories?

I haven't read Slashdot and SoylentNews for the past year, and would like to catch up of what I missed. Question Is there a Linux program that can fetch/download the past 12 months of front pages ...
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Is there such a thing as a general, command-line “hyphenator” for plaintext documents/strings?

I'm trying to turn a plaintext string like this: This is a long example sentence. Okay, it wasn't too long, but here is another one. And also another one. into this: This is a long example sentence....
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Python & PDF parsing: any modern, powerful, well-maintained open-source libraries out there?

I'm looking for well-maintained and well-documented powerful PDF parsing libraries for Python (mainly to extract and parse data from various types of PDFs with different/unpredictable structures, ...
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Is there a tool that can convert a huge .xml file to its corresponding YANG model?

I have a huge .xml file with millions of rows and I want to transform it to a YANG model. Is there a tool that can solve this problem?
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bison compatible JavaScript parser generator

Within the bismon program (a GPLv3+ software for Linux funded by H2020 research projects, whose draft documentation is here; the application domain of bismon is static source code analysis of C and C++...
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toml parser for tcl language

does anyone have a way to parse a toml file in tcl? toml works with C++ and python, but I can't find any solutions for tcl. I know toml is relatively new, but it seems like someone should have had ...
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WiredTiger .wt file parser (MongoDB)

Is there any tool or piece of code or any library of any language that can help to extract data from .wt file (WiredTiger) of mongodb?
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Utility to create word list from a document

I need a utility that would parse a document (.odt or .txt), creating a list of words used therein, preferably ignoring the most common words (a, the, of, etc.). A bonus would be if it gave a count ...
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Library to retrieve tables and columns from an SQL statement

My application has an interface where the user can write various SQL statements to perform certain tests on their database tables (MSSQL, DB2, Hive, and many others). I would like to know the tables ...
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Recommendations for web scraping tools that require minimal installation

My work uses a custom database with addresses and other personal information. In my role I only have access to an html version. I frequently need to make letters based on this information, but ...
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Looking for a library to import c data structures into python

I'm working on a python library to parse some logs that are coming back off of a connected device. There are already a huge amount of c header files that include the structure of the logs. I want to ...
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Tools to parse .scc closed caption subtitles

I'm trying to find a tool or library (possibly an open-source tool) to parse or convert .scc closed caption subtitle files to a human readable text, say .srt or xml or any text formats. Is there a ...
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Are there any reliable and supported CSV parsers in C?

I have some algorithms that I need to test on different data sets in CSV format. I was wondering if there is any reliable and supported CSV parser in C that can accept an arbitrary amount of columns ...
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Parser for MIB files in Java

I'm working on an SNMP Manager in Java. I have multiple MIB files that I want to parse as objects, so I can use their data within my code. In order to do that, I need a good MIB file parser that can ...
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A builder/parser of text-based configuration files using XSD/DTD schemas?

I thought that XSD/DTD schema would be a great way to go when trying to build or parse the many various configuration text files out in today's computing environment. Is there such a tool that would ...
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Java XPath Generation Library for xml

I am developing a mobile automation software which use appium internally. When i get a page source i receive an xml which contains mobile elements. My requirement is to generate a unique and shortest ...
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Ruby parser for scripting

I want to edit Ruby files using Python scripts and I need to Check if a function call exists within a class, add if not present, check function call args if present and change accordingly Check if a ...
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Alternative math evaluators in Python

What I am looking for I am looking for a math evaluator in Python which supports variables and evaluation of expressions based on variable assignments. What I have found I found python-expression-eval ...
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Tool for convert bitbucket and github tracked issues into PDFs

Can anyone recommend a simple tool or commonly-used script that can be used to go through all of the issues tracked in a bitbucket repo and convert each into a PDF for local storage? I have access to ...
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Actual implementation of JSR-353 (JSON)?

For handling JSON in Java, the following specifications have been published by the JCP: JSR 374: Java™ API for JSON Processing 1.1 JSR 353: Java™ API for JSON Processing (1.0 – predecessor to JSR 374)...
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Looking for a PHP library to provide end-users with advanced queries

Customer wants to be able to write highly customized universal conditions for scheduled reports for his intranet website. Think about something similar to JIRA and Jira Query Language (JQL). Is ...
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Library to parse and analyse source code

I want to analyse source code written in multiple languages. So the library should tell me at least, which lines are comments and which are not. Optimally it could also tell me more specific stuff, ...
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multiple Json to excel and vice versa

The application I'm looking for must be web based or even better if it run on linux 64 bit, I have fedora Must be free Must support UTF8, because of arabic strings Suppose you're building a multi ...
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Text pattern search tool or library for MS Word and PDF documents

I'm looking for a tool that can identify a certain pattern within the text of a Microsoft Word document (.doc) or a PDF document. By pattern I mean, for example, "all paragraphs starting with xxx and ...
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JavaScript parsers for syntax checking

I'm looking for good JavaScript command-line parsers which are able to check the code syntax. Compatible with *nix systems, ideally cross-platform libraries.
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Software to parse web site content and make analysis

Guys is there a software or library I can use to parse contents of whole website and then perform analysis like for example which is the most frequent word used on the site? The most active user? etc. ...
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Parsing literal assignments from a Python file

Sought: A Python 3 library (hopefully also supporting Python 2) that takes a Python file containing assignments of literal values (specifically, anything parseable by ast.literal_eval) to variables ...
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Mono/.NET expression parser generator

I am looking for a Mono/.NET expression parser generator. It must be an open-source project that I can use in MIT-licensed projects. It should be able to process a syntax description for expressions (...
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Software that converts simple text format to json

I wanted a tool that, given a simple text format, can parse it and output JSON that can be used elsewhere. The input would be of a syntax that is easy and quick to write by hand, but that JSON can ...
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How to write a parser/code generator in Java?

I have to write a tool that converts an high level description of a program in its implementation in a proprietary language. This is an example: MS0 calls MS1 has to be converted in f_protocol_ex(...
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Tool to view .evtx Windows event log files

A client sent me some .evtx event log export files. I'm looking for a free viewer with filter/query capabilities. I have looked at NirSoft's MyEventViewer with its /LoadFiles option, but from the ...
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File open/read libraries

I'm doing some research for a product and need to find commercial or open source library/functions that will allow my product to open/read as many different file types as possible. We are writing a ...
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Java library for parsing Javadoc comments

I would like to be able to programmatically convert Javadoc comments (such as those in the generated code of LWJGL) to other formats (such as Markdown). This would allow me to do things like ...
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SDF (Chemical Table File) parser in any language

I'm looking to parse a large .sdf file and put it into a CSV. The only software I could find that parses .sdf files is OpenBabel's Pybel, but it won't properly install for my El Capitan, for either ...
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Software to Extract and Organize text from Docx

I have an influx of reports coming at me, and I need to extract some of the data and put it into a better format(an excel worksheet.) The reports come in docx or pdf and look something like this. ...
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Parser generator for C# target that enables IntelliSense-like code auto-completion?

I'm looking for a parser generator that generates a C# parser for a relatively simple grammar. The generated parser should make it easy to implement IntelliSense-like code auto-completion based on the ...
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Check if HTML pages contain structured data, and output which syntax/vocabulary they use

I have a list of HTTP URLs and I want to know if the corresponding HTML pages contain structured data markup, and if yes, which syntaxes and which vocabularies they use. The tool can be anything: a ...
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Markdown parser and editor for nodejs

I am looking for a node.js markdown parser and editor with the following features: conversion to html pdf support of basic md syntax mathjax equations tables file attachments a HTML embeddable ...
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C++ compatible parser generator that makes user-friendly error reporting easy

In my experience, programs which use parser generators to parse domain-specific languages tend to spew cryptic and unhelpful "syntax errors" in case an input cannot be parsed correctly. Now that I ...
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Tool to convert formulas to C# code faster

I'm looking for a tool where I can simply type b * (1 + k) ^ 9 and have b * Math.Pow(1 + k, 9) or even better b * (float)Math.Pow(1 + k, 9) as an output. Sounds pretty easy?
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BBCode parser for PHP

I am searching for a BBCode parser for PHP. I tried many but none of them fit exactly what I want. I will take the example of [quote] to explain what I need: All I want to do is to parse: [quote]...
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Parsing Perforce File Specification Library

Before I re-invent the wheel, I would like to know if anyone has previously created a library to parse and/or create a Perforce File Specification (http://www.perforce.com/perforce/doc.current/manuals/...
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Command-line option parser for Java

I'm writing a shell in Java because I haven't programmed in Java for far too long and I've forgotten a lot of it. I was going to write my own, but right now I'd like to get a working prototype, so I ...
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Is there a library that automatically parses time stamps from text?

To start, I have used Splunk for log data analysis. One of the great features about Splunk is that it can automatically detect the date from a log event, no matter what format you give it (it is 99% ...
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Existing Software that can parse emails and expect emails within a grace period

I manage a diverse set of backup systems, the only commonality is email notifications, There status being "Failed", "Success", "Success with exceptions" and "unknown&...
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Parsing emails with Python3

I once parsed emails with Python2 some years ago. It was hell. Now I need to do it again. This time with Python3. I am unsure whether to use the standard library or a third party library. Can ...
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Preserving existing comments when parsing, modifying and dumping a YAML document

Is there a library in a JVM language that allows me to parse an existing YAML document, accomplish a small modification in the file and dump it as another file such as existing comments are preserved?
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Application to compile a single book from fanfiction.net chapters

Needed: Software that can take a story posted in multiple chapters to fanfiction.net and then make it into a single text/book. Cost: free Desired technology: irrelevant (webapp, Windows, Linux, Perl/...