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GeneralRe: I read that the average compiler takes 30 man-years to develop Pin
Ron Anders1-Dec-19 14:05
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Marc Clifton1-Dec-19 12:05
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That's because the statistic comes from the days when you had to write compilers in assembly language so you could then write code in a non-assembly language. Wink | ;)

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GeneralI've probably set the record for the amount of code I've written that nobody will use. Pin
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