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Discussion on: Javascript the compiled language

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pentacular

"Compiled language" and "interpreted language" are category errors.

Compilation is an implementation strategy -- any language can be compiled or interpreted.

There are C interpreters and there are python compilers.

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Ryan Westlund Author

Sure, alternate implementations exist, but they're never as reliable as the standard ones.

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pentacular

I'm not sure what that has to do with anything.