An Algorithmic and Social Introduction to Computer Science (CSC-105 2000S)


Class 16: Detour: Growing a Language

Back to Computer Crime, Revisited. On to Open Source Software.

Held Friday, February 18, 2000

Overview

Today we reconsider issues in language design by viewing a great talk on language design. This will also give us the opportunity to begin considering open source software.

Question 16 for today's class: Should the government have the right to access encrypted files?

Question 17 for Monday's class: What do you see as the most significant problems and benefits of open source software? Why?

Notes

Contents

Summary


I've decided to take a slightly different approach for today. We'll watch a video of a very interesting talk on langauge design and more.


History

Saturday, 22 January 2000

Friday, 18 February 2000

Back to Computer Crime, Revisited. On to Open Source Software.


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