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Several examples of self-reproducing code has been given in this group
lately. While running a definite risc of reminding people of what may
be already generally known, I would like to submit the shortest solution
of all. And not only the shortest, it will work in almost any language!
The solution is:
The only problem with this solution, the empty program, is that someone
might argue that it is not a program at all. Still, I think it has a
certain elegance to it.
"Real Programmers aren't afraid of RISC architectures."
Jan Eric Larsson janeric@Control.LTH.Se +46 46 108795
Department of Automatic Control
Lund Institute of Technology "We watched the thermocouples dance to the
Box 118, S-221 00 LUND, Sweden spirited tunes of a high frequency band."