JFlex is free software and available for download from this page and a number of mirrors.
The distribution includes installation
procedures, documentation, pre-compiled classes and source code of JFlex.
jflex-maven-plugin contains the source code of the
JFlex plugin for the maven build tool.
They are not necessary to run or build JFlex, only to change the plugin
The documentation for JFlex is also available online.
Pre-releases of upcoming JFlex versions can be found at sourceforge.
JFlex has three mailing lists:
jflex-announce is low traffic and read-only for announcements of
new releases, jflex-users is for help and discussions, and jflex-devel
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