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Re: [Haskell-cafe] Language simplicity

Subject: Re: [Haskell-cafe] Language simplicity
From: Andrew Coppin
Date: Wed, 13 Jan 2010 19:28:08 +0000
Marc Weber wrote:
As you can see, this conclusively proves... something.

What about brain ? 8 different signs are used.
-> http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brain #cite_note-0

The first link points to a page saying there is an interpreter 98 bytes
in size..

What does this prove? :-)

Exhibit A: The Iota calculus.

It has one value (the Iota function), and one operator (function application). It is Turing-complete.

I have literally *no idea* how big an interpretter would be...

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