[REBOL] Re: Is Rebol code smaler?
From: ammon:rcslv at: 18-Nov-2002 9:35
> > The days of one-lines is long gone :-) But i take it with me when im
> > programming! Make it small fast and compact (assembly freakoff:-)
> There should be a rebol compiler or a system to translate rebol
> code into an Ansi C "dialect", which could then be compiled.
This has come up several times and the reason there is no compiler is
because of the dynamic nature of the language. RT is working on a compile
function, but it will only really work with heavy number crunching.
Anything else done in the language is too dynamic to be compiled. ;-)