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Wednesday, April 21, 2004

Language as Mechanism

Perhaps we should ask if this the right road to go down - at what point does the kernel become an interpreter? Maybe what we need is not a middleware container, but a middleware interpreter.

Also found in the same post...

I once described Eclipse as a $40M port of Emacs to an IBMer - which [didn't] go down too well.

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