tough-to-explain Python

greg greg at cosc.canterbury.ac.nz
Sun Jul 12 03:28:17 CEST 2009


Hendrik van Rooyen wrote:

> The creativity could, arguably, be in the "Design".
> Not in the translation to python, or assembler.
> No way.  That is just coding.

No, the mechanical part of the process is called compiling,
and we have programs to do it for us.

By the time you've specified the design so rigorously
that not the slightest spark of creativity is needed
to implement it, you *have* coded it.

-- 
Greg



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