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comment What came first, the compiler, or the source?
@IAbstract Binary still can not be source code by definition for it's not compiled for some target platform. It's directly executed by the target platform.
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comment What came first, the compiler, or the source?
@Joachim By definition, source code is human-readable text that is translated by the compiler into machine code. Machine code itself therefore is not source code.
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