[Techtalk] brace in a .deb

David Merrill david at lupercalia.net
Tue Nov 6 01:29:02 EST 2001

On Mon, Nov 05, 2001 at 11:34:11PM +1100, Sam Watkins wrote:
> Once upon a time, I wrote "brace", a C preprocessor which lets you write
> C that looks like python.  I wrote a program in brace today, and that
> program had to go in a .deb, so I packaged brace too.  Comes with a
> short man page and examples.  All you Python programmers can enjoy C
> again!  Brace is implemented in brace - it's one of the examples.

Wow. That is either incredibly cool or incredibly perverse, and I'm
not quite sure which.

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