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Systems Management: Common Information Model (CIM)
Copyright © 1998 The Open Group

MOF Syntax Grammar Description

This Appendix contains the grammar for Managed Object Format (MOF) syntax. The grammar is described in the notation defined in RFC 2234 (see Referenced Documents), with this deviation:

However, while this notation is convenient for describing the MOF syntax clearly, it should be noted that the MOF syntax has been defined so as to be expressible in an LL(1)-parsable grammar. This has been done to allow low-footprint implementations of MOF compilers.

In addition, the following points should be noted: