Describes the steps taken to read and validate an ARC record.


Both parsers work given the same input. Normally a version block is read first and after that a varying number of record are read until End-Of-File is encountered.

Steps to parsing an ARC version block:

The following steps are taken when parsing an ARC version block:

  1. We use a crystal ball.

Steps to parsing an ARC record:

The following steps are taken when parsing an ARC record:

  1. We use the same crystal ball.