New Features of Eli Version 4.4
When you request an executable program from Eli, it is normally supplied
with a main program.
If you want to use the generated code as a part of a larger system, then
the main program should not be supplied.
Generation of the main program is controlled by the
This parameter is not new in Eli 4.4.0, but its documentation has been
(see nomain -- Omitting the main program of Products and Parameters Reference).
In some cases, the larger system containing the Eli-generated component
has facilities for analyzing input, and the tree described by the LIDO
specification is built directly by invoking Mk functions
(see Computed Subtrees of LIDO - Reference Manual).
That means it is necessary to specify that Eli should generate no parser
by giving the parameter
(see parser -- Choose the parser generator of Products and Parameters Reference).