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From: Kuba Ober <ober.14@o...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Palindromic Quine
On Tuesday 29 January 2008, Bünzli Daniel wrote:
> So your email below is a program ? You can define any string to be a
> program but it won't be that useful.

Yeah, but I guess the constraint is that you have to run/process it in some 
sort of what would normally be considered programming environment ;)

So, the error message approach, being a non-palindromic quine, will work with 
many compilers in fact.

I guess the contest designers have to decide one way or the other on the "it 
must be a correct program" constraint.

Cheers, Kuba