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Re^2: What Perl CAN'T do?

by eweaver (Sexton)
on Dec 16, 2005 at 19:27 UTC ( #517340=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: What Perl CAN'T do?
in thread What Perl CAN'T do?

These aren't faults of the language, these are faults of the implementation. There is nothing impossible about writing a compiler for Perl to machine code, or constructing a chip that natively executes (!!) Perl.

Assembly (of all kinds) and Perl are both Turing complete, so anything written in one can be written in the other, theoretically.

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