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From Ben Laurie <...@algroup.co.uk>
Subject Re: Java
Date Thu, 12 May 2005 11:36:01 GMT
tetsuo wrote:
> I think this applies to compilers, not virtual machines... I've never
> heard of a Perl interpreter written in Perl, the same to Python and
> Ruby.

Well, actually, there's PyPy, and I'm pretty sure there's a Perl equivalent.

However, I'm not a fan of self-eating languages in general - it strikes 
me as a language designer's conceit, usually.

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