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Re: Re: Quine Whine

by t'mo (Pilgrim)
on Mar 06, 2001 at 19:28 UTC ( #62492=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Quine Whine
in thread Quine Whine

Nope. Doesn't count, at least according to the definition on the quine page listed above:

I define a quine as a program which reproduces itself on an output device without inputting its source.

I think that most people who care about this would agree with the definition above. You could redefine "quine"; your task would then be to convice those who care that your definition is better. :-)

p.s. It doesn't have anything to do with obfuscation...

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