Subject: Re: E. W. Dijkstra VS. John McCarthy. A rebuttal to Paul Graham's web writings.
From: (Rob Warnock)
Date: Mon, 23 Aug 2004 06:26:20 -0500
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
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Joe Marshall  <> wrote:
| "Jeff" <> writes:
| > How can HTML be considered a programming language?
| Consider it a primitive language used to program a display.

You mean like RUNOFF & Troff & PostScript? Oh, wait, those *are*
programming languages. [Or at least PostScript is. While the former
two have macros, I'm not sure that make them programming languages...]


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