[Haskell-cafe] Somewhat random history question - chicken and egg

Andrew Coppin andrewcoppin at btinternet.com
Sun Nov 11 12:27:13 EST 2007

Neil Mitchell wrote:
> Hi
>> bear no resemblence to any machine-level constructs, and it "seems"
>> unthinkable that you could possibly write such a compiler in anything
>> but Haskell itself.
> Hugs is written in C.

Really? :-.

Well anyway, I didn't say it can't be done - I said it *looks* like it 
can't be done. ;-)

(Seriously, how big is Hugs? It must be quite large...)

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