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  Montag, 17. November 2008

"It turns out Narcissus is fundamentally incomplete. It cheats. It's that trick guy on Halloween. Narcissus has a working parser and evaluator, but for its runtime it calls JavaScript. So it's kind of like saying you're building a car by starting from scratch, using absolutely nothing except for a working car."

Steve Yegge on the adventure(s) of building a JavaScript implementation in Emacs Lisp.

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