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Zsh Completion function generation via XML

I've progressed a little with the XML to completion function generation.
I've written a perl script that parses command help output, and converts
that to a simple XML format.  (At least simpler than I described
before.)  This simple format can then be converted to the longer XML format.
I've already posted XSLT code to convert that longer format to a completion

For example, here is a reduced version of help output for GNU troff
clone, groff.

usage: groff [-abeghilpstvzCENRSUVXZ] [-Fdir] [-mname] [-Tdev] [-ffam]
       [-wname] [-Wname] [-Mdir] [-dcs] [-rcn] [-nnum] [-olist] [-Parg]
       [-Larg] [-Idir] [files...]

-h	print this message
-t	preprocess with tbl
-p	preprocess with pic
-s	preprocess with soelim
-Tdev	use device dev
-mname	read macros tmac.name
-dcs	define a string c as s
-rcn	define a number register c as n
-nnum	number first page n
-olist	output only pages in list
-ffam	use fam as the default font family
-Fdir	search dir for device directories
-Mdir	search dir for macro files
-v	print version number
-z	suppress formatted output
-Z	don't postprocess
-a	produce ASCII description of output
-wname	enable warning name
-Wname	inhibit warning name
-E	inhibit all errors
-V	print commands on stdout instead of running them
-Parg	pass arg to the postprocessor
-Larg	pass arg to the spooler
-U	enable unsafe mode
-Idir	search dir for soelim.  Implies -s

Using help2simple.pl, you get this simple XML version.  The actual command
line is part of the output, at the end.

<command command="groff">
<flag name="-h" flaghelp="print this message"/>
<flag name="-t" flaghelp="preprocess with tbl"/>
<flag name="-p" flaghelp="preprocess with pic"/>
<flag name="-s" flaghelp="preprocess with soelim"/>
<flag name="-T" argtag="dev-T" same_word="true" taghelp="use device dev"/>
<flag name="-m" argtag="name-m" same_word="true" taghelp="read macros
<flag name="-d" argtag="cs-d" same_word="true" taghelp="define a string c as
<flag name="-r" argtag="cn-r" same_word="true" taghelp="define a number
register c as n"/>
<flag name="-n" argtag="num-n" same_word="true" taghelp="number first page n"/>
<flag name="-o" argtag="list-o" same_word="true" taghelp="output only pages in
<flag name="-f" argtag="fam-f" same_word="true" taghelp="use fam as the default
font family"/>
<flag name="-F" argtag="dir-F" same_word="true" taghelp="search dir for device
<flag name="-M" argtag="dir-M" same_word="true" taghelp="search dir for macro
<flag name="-v" flaghelp="print version number"/>
<flag name="-z" flaghelp="suppress formatted output"/>
<flag name="-Z" flaghelp="don't postprocess"/>
<flag name="-a" flaghelp="produce ASCII description of output"/>
<flag name="-w" argtag="name-w" same_word="true" taghelp="enable warning
<flag name="-W" argtag="name-W" same_word="true" taghelp="inhibit warning
<flag name="-E" flaghelp="inhibit all errors"/>
<flag name="-V" flaghelp="print commands on stdout instead of running them"/>
<flag name="-P" argtag="arg-P" same_word="true" taghelp="pass arg to the
<flag name="-L" argtag="arg-L" same_word="true" taghelp="pass arg to the
<flag name="-U" flaghelp="enable unsafe mode"/>
<flag name="-I" argtag="dir-I" multiple="true" same_word="true" taghelp="search
dir for soelim.  Implies -s"/>
<arg position="any" argtag="_files"/>
<generation command="help2simple.pl -c groff -S -n -M -I -a _files"/>

(The arguments supplied to help2simple.pl
-S    -- All single dash flags are single letter flags.
-n    -- Add flag name to arg, to make argnames unique.
-M    -- Flags are allowed multiple times on the command line. (comma list)
-a    -- Says what the normal arguments are.

And here is the function that was generated.  There is definitely
a problem with automatic generation of actions, this will require
improvement.  Currently the way these scripts work is that the flag
args are converted into tags that are found in the groff_defines.xml
file, which has to be hand-edited.  Also, the regular arguments are not
handled well.  (I didn't add the files arguments.)

#compdef groff 
#Generated by
#   help2simple.pl -c groff -S -n -M -I -a _files
#   simple2long.xsl
#   args.xsl
#   For details see:
#       http://www.geocities.com/f_rosencrantz/xml_completion.htm

 local context state line
           typeset -A opt_args
	_arguments  \
		'-h[print this message]' \
		'-t[preprocess with tbl]' \
		'-p[preprocess with pic]' \
		'-s[preprocess with soelim]' \
		'-T-:use device dev:->dev-T' \
		'-m-:read macros tmac.name:->name-m' \
		'-d-:define a string c as s:->cs-d' \
		'-r-:define a number register c as n:->cn-r' \
		'-n-:number first page n:->num-n' \
		'-o-:output only pages in list:->list-o' \
		'-f-:use fam as the default font family:->fam-f' \
		'-F-:search dir for device directories:->dir-F' \
		'-M-:search dir for macro files:->dir-M' \
		'-v[print version number]' \
		'-z[suppress formatted output]' \
		"-Z[don't postprocess]" \
		'-a[produce ASCII description of output]' \
		'-w-:enable warning name:->name-w' \
		'-W-:inhibit warning name:->name-W' \
		'-E[inhibit all errors]' \
		'-V[print commands on stdout instead of running them]' \
		'-P-:pass arg to the postprocessor:->arg-P' \
		'-L-:pass arg to the spooler:->arg-L' \
		'-U[enable unsafe mode]' \
		'*-I-:search dir for soelim. Implies -s:->dir-I' \
		'*:Handling Tag _files:->_files'
case $state in
I talk about the steps used to create a function on the web page.
and more general stuff


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