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Three Things I Wish I Knew When I Started Designing Languages

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Peter Alvaro talks about the reasons one should engage in language design and why many of us would (or should) do something so perverse as to design a language that no one will ever use. He shares some of the extreme and sometimes obnoxious opinions that guided his design process.

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Now this is a Comp-Sci professor i would like to have a beer with…