Compile Options

Quex offers a set of compile options that can be set by specifying them via the -D flag of the C-compiler. No explicit setting is necessary to create a working analyzer. The options, though, allow to configure and fine tune the lexical analyzer engine. The compile options split into the following groups

None of the following compile options is necessary to get a working analyser. Indeed, many of them are already controlled by quex. Nevertheless, they provide tool set for fine tuning or adaptations to less regular system constraints.