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Created February 16, 2024 22:42
A simpler sexp parser using regex.
import re
# \s* is whitespace follow by digits or symbol or ( or )
token_pattern = re.compile(r"\s*(?:(\d+)|([A-Za-z\-!=\+\*\_<>]+[A-Za-z0-9\-!=\+\*\_<>]*)|(\()|(\)))")
def tokenize(s):
for match in token_pattern.finditer(s):
yield match.groups()
def parse_expression(iterator):
philzook58 / tc.sql
Last active March 13, 2023 04:34
Transitive closure
VALUES (1,2),(2,3),(3,4);
-- repeat this query many times for naive iteration
-- path(x,z) :- path(x,y), path(y,z).
INSERT OR IGNORE INTO tc SELECT DISTINCT tc0.a, tc1.b -- the head of the rule gives the insert and select fields
FROM tc as tc0, tc as tc1
WHERE tc0.b = tc1.a; -- The body of the rule gives FROM and WHERE
philzook58 /
Created August 18, 2022 14:45
Weakest precondition in pure smtlib2 using reflection and define-fun-rec

Computing weakest precondition of Imp programs directly in Z3. Requires reflection of smtlib expressions into expression datatypes and representing the variable store as an array. In principle, smtlib is it's own macro system.

Typically people use python or some other language to generate smtlib. Boogie and Why3 are frameworks that generate smtlib (among other things) from imperative code. We can remove one level of indirection by directly programming in Z3. There are so many other good abstractions that smtlib is just barely able to express in this style.

philzook58 /
Created April 10, 2022 02:14
Z3 on uninterpreted commutative
from z3 import *
Num = DeclareSort("Num")
add = Function("add", Num, Num, Num)
num = Function("num", IntSort(), Num)
from functools import reduce
import random
print(reduce(add, [num(n) for n in range(10)]))
x,y,z = Consts("x y z", Num)

Scoped union find

Max has put forward that we need different union finds floating around indexed in some way

A more complex union find structure seems like it could be useful. We might want a fully non destructive union find. Another option is a "scoped union find". Scopes form a forest. Deeper scopes get the subsequent unions of their ancestor scopes, but not vice versa. Scopes form a partially ordered set.

Options of multiple related union finds:

  1. The fillaitre conchon persistent union find has an angle where you really only have one union find active at a time.
  2. Using functional maps to implement union find rather than imperative arrays or refs. You don't get path compression? How important is that really? ln(n) vs inverse_ack(n) both feel close to constant.
  3. just copy entire union find every time you need a new one. Updates to higher union finds don't immediately propagate to lower ones for good or bad
philzook58 /
Created March 4, 2022 17:18
souffle egglog 2

Compile the library. I got the various build arguments from souffle-compile. You can also run this in interpreter mode.

../../souffle/build/src/souffle add2.dl -lunionfind -o out -j4
time ./out -j4
philzook58 / EquivalenceRelation.h
Last active March 4, 2022 20:17
souffle findNode functor
yada yada ayda
* Returns unionfind parent of Node
* @param x
value_type findNode(value_type x) const {
return sds.findNode(x);
philzook58 / dune
Last active January 6, 2022 00:52
primus lisp programmatic loading in bap
(name main)
;(modes byte js)
(flags -linkall -g)
; with dune build main.bc.js --release
; gets us to the Sys flushed error.
(js_of_ocaml (flags --toplevel --dynlink +toplevel.js +dynlink.js --disable inline --pretty --source-map-inline
--file /home/philip/.opam/bapjs/lib/bap/bil.plugin
--file /home/philip/.opam/bapjs/lib/bap/primus_lisp.plugin
--file /home/philip/Documents/ocaml/bapjs2/staticload/test.lisp
philzook58 /
Last active January 1, 2022 22:56
js_of_ocaml custom directory
dune build main.bc.js --release
node _build/default/main.bc.js


$node _build/default/main.bc.js
 {r += exn[1][1];
philzook58 /
Last active December 31, 2021 13:21
Bap Stack overflow error in js_of_ocaml

Build with dune build main.bc.js --release Demonstrates stack overflow on dynlinking the bap_c library.

Troubleshooting is difficult. Unfortunately the overflow error is being caught and translated in a way that obscures the original cause. To find what I believe is an accurate stack trace do the following: Go into _build/default/main.bc.js. Add Error.stackTraceLimit = Infinity; to the top. Grep for RangeError. Add in console.log(e.stack); into the exception handler like so

     {if(e instanceof Array)return e;