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Re: [chat] Editor anxiety
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- Subject: Re: [chat] Editor anxiety
- From: Jobst Schmalenbach <jobst@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue Oct 30 10:06:02 2001
- Organization: Barrett Consulting Group Pty Ltd
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On Mon, Oct 29, 2001 at 11:33:07PM +1100, Jamie Wilkinson (jaq@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx) wrote:
> This one time, at band camp, invisible ink wrote:
> >begin Paul Cameron quotation:
> >> It's easier to write a LISP interpreter in Perl than it is to write a Perl
> >> interpreter in LISP. Obviously, Perl is more powerful.
> >I c4n int3rpr3t p3rl in SED!!!!!111 Ther4 SED is m0re powefull!!!!!11 man, 1
> >c0uld c0d3 yu0r A1B0 in TR!! l4m3r!!!!!!11
> You'd need sed and tr just to decode this message.
You need your brain to be able to use sed/tr to decode it,
and hence For that matter you already know what the message means.
C is a write-only language.
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