Why is python not written in C++ ?
rtomek at ceti.com.pl
Mon Aug 2 03:49:50 CEST 2010
On Sun, 1 Aug 2010, John Bokma wrote:
> In the beginning of C++ there were programs that just converted C++ to C
> (frontends). At least that is how the C++ compiler Acorn sold worked.
> So I don't think your argument was much true back then.
Those that I (tried to) used on Amiga were based around the same concept.
It seems, that Comeau C++ compiler (which I never tried) still requires C
compiler as a backend (and is highly regarded by some).
** A C programmer asked whether computer had Buddha's nature. **
** As the answer, master did "rm -rif" on the programmer's home **
** directory. And then the C programmer became enlightened... **
** Tomasz Rola mailto:tomasz_rola at bigfoot.com **
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