[Unix-jun72] And so does basic

Peter Jeremy peterjeremy at optushome.com.au
Mon May 5 15:14:20 EDT 2008


On Mon, May 05, 2008 at 11:01:09PM +1000, Warren Toomey wrote:
>So, that's asm, C, fortran, basic, and shell: 5 languages.

Very good.

>I'm sure we could get ed and roff to perform as turing machines, but
>I will leave that as an exercise for the reader :-)

http://www.kernelthread.com/hanoi/html/troff.html
Shortening the variable names will make it compatible with old
{n,t}roff but I'm not sure what else might be different in v1.

BTW: The mailing list currently has a 'From: <unix-jun72 at tuhs.org>' and
'Reply-To: <unix-jun72 at minnie.tuhs.org>' - shouldn't these be the same?

-- 
Peter Jeremy
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