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Re: Re: Ancient Philosophy And Programming Languages

by cyocum (Curate)
on May 02, 2004 at 10:02 UTC ( #349789=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Ancient Philosophy And Programming Languages
in thread Ancient Philosophy And Programming Languages

I would reply like this and I may be wrong on this point. As long as the language is completely self-hosting, this should not be a problem. The language would be able to compile itself and avoid the whole problem. Now Perl may be a Platonic language run by an Arisotelian world because of its reliance on C.

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