[pypy-dev] RE: 300,000 lines of C
boyd at strakt.com
Thu Jan 23 15:46:55 CET 2003
> Does anyone else have experience with TeX? Knuth wrote it in Pascal ...
Yes I remember installing it when it first came out. It consisted of a
Pascal bootsrap and two programs called 'tangle' and 'weave'. IIRC
they were huge chunks of Pascal, very ugly and unweildy.
I have been thinking of an idea where there is a C implementation
of a virtual machine code to machine code interpreter. The interpreter
is then supplied in the virtual machine code and it is then
compiled/interpreted to machine code. From there it would run
I have been thinking about Inferno's Limbo:
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