[e-lang] Happy Tenth Birthday, E
washort at divmod.com
Sun Jul 20 11:43:18 CDT 2008
On Sun, 20 Jul 2008 00:52:53 -0700 (PDT), Darius Bacon <darius at accesscom.com> wrote:
>Hi, Allen. What a cool birthday present!
>The README mentions a file DEPENDENCIES that doesn't seem to
>exist. ./configure complains about a missing dependency called
>'check'; after 'yum install check', it still complains -- maybe I need
>to tell pkg-config about it somehow? Too lazy to look further now.
Whoops, I thought I might have left something out. :) I've added the
DEPENDENCIES and CREDITS files to the tarball, and uploaded a new release.
>My code was a direct descendant -- a translation and extension, minus
>a few bits that weren't yet needed -- of MarkM's C++, which ought to
>be credited. If I didn't, it was because of the super-preliminary
>state of things.
I remembered that there was some relation - I've mentioned it in CREDITS now.
>Hope you're having fun with this. Is this the first time you've
>bootstrapped a language?
I'm certainly having fun with it. As far as I remember, yes; it's certainly
the first time I've done so in C.
Thanks for checking it out!
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