[cap-talk] definition of the term "safe language"

Tony Finch dot at dotat.at
Sat Apr 17 02:54:01 PDT 2010

On 9 Apr 2010, at 20:14, "Jonathan S. Shapiro" <shap at eros-os.org> wrote:
> Certainly. And in fact, C has *two* such abstractions. C is both
> "syntax safe" (the parsing rules are enforced") and "comment safe"
> (comments are in fact ignored by the compiler).

C is not syntax-safe because of the pre-processor :-)

Tony (on his iPod).
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