5.29. Bison-2.0

The Bison package contains a parser generator.

Approximate build time: 0.6 SBU
Required disk space: 10.0 MB
Installation depends on: Bash, Binutils, Coreutils, Diffutils, GCC, Gettext, Glibc, Grep, M4, Make, and Sed

5.29.1. Installation of Bison

Prepare Bison for compilation:

./configure --prefix=/tools

Compile the package:


To test the results, issue: make check.

Install the package:

make install

Details on this package are located in Section 6.25.2, “Contents of Bison.”