Self modifying code, lambda calculus - Re: ENIAC programming
cisin at xenosoft.com
Mon Sep 21 17:52:55 CDT 2015
On Mon, 21 Sep 2015, Chuck Guzis wrote:
> PASCAL was first implemented in FORTRAN.
But then, much later, . . .
Microsoft/IBM PC Pascal was written by Bob Wallace.
I have no idea WHO, but Microsoft/IBM PC FORTRAN was written in Microsoft
Pascal. There was an odd little warning not to use any 6 letter variable
names ending in QQ. A simple integer sieve of Erastothanes benchmark ram
faster in MBASIC than the compiled output of Microsoft FORTRAN.
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