[Haskell-cafe] No newlines in the whitespace for Parsec lexeme parsers

Andrew Coppin andrewcoppin at btinternet.com
Wed Mar 26 07:47:09 EDT 2008

Paul Keir wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm looking to parse a Fortran dialect using Parsec, and was hoping to 
> use the ParsecToken module. Fortran though is unlike the Parsec 
> examples, and prohibits default line continuation (requiring instead 
> an explicit ampersand token &). The lexical parsers of the ParsecToken 
> module skip whitespace after each symbol parsed (lexeme parsers); 
> including the newline.

If you mean Text.ParserCombinators.Parsec.Token, can't you just change 
the setting of whiteSpace in TokenParser?

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