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laning and zierler

laning and zierler in Technology

Possibly the first true working algebraic compiler. Written by J.H. Laning Jr and N. Zierler in 1953-1954 to run on MIT's Whirlwind computer.
[Sammet 1969, pp. 131-132].
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The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010
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