Some articles on pascal:
... The first Pascal compiler was designed in Zürich for the CDC 6000 series mainframe computer family ... The second attempt was formulated in the Pascal language itself and was operational by mid-1970 ... Many Pascal compilers since have been similarly self-hosting, that is, the compiler is itself written in Pascal, and the compiler is usually capable of recompiling itself when new features are ...
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