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[REBOL] Re: a funny language - "ETA"

From: joel:neely:fedex at: 4-Feb-2002 0:41

Chris wrote:
> [SunandaDH--aol--com] wrote: > > > On the other hand, DNA works with just four letters. ETA looks > > bloated in comparison, > > Yeah, I was just thinking that eta looks a great language for > self-modifying genetic algorithms... > > Absolutely insane language to try and use for real though, makes > even obfuscated perl look readable! :) >
Looks a lot more "application oriented" than pure lambda calculus, Turing machines, Markov Normal Algorithms, etc. ;-) I took the whole thing as a hilarious geek joke (especially the base-7 part...) -jn- -- Future looks spotty. You will spill soup in late evening. -- Adam Twardoch's fortune cookie joel+FIX+PUNCTUATION+dot+neely+at+fedex+dot+com