Blog: 2023-10-16

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Cool but sometimes knives and guns and stuff

Ok so if you wanted to have an operating system where everything has a data type, you'd need to have a file system which also supports structured data.

It would be nice to have it "build up" rather than having to say up front what exactly the type is.

There's a bit of prior art here. In lisp for example, nil is the empty list, so you can cons anything to nil and you have that as a list. Let me spend some time learning lisp...