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Re^5: Programs that write programs

by Logicus
on Oct 28, 2011 at 13:07 UTC ( #934391=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^4: Programs that write programs
in thread Programs that write programs

Ah, but if it outputs nothing, how can you then run that nothing? In other words, outputting nothing, is the same as not outputting anything. Surely that's a no-program. Hrm... I wonder if it's considered a element in the set of all possible quines or not.

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