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Re: [xml-dev] Self-replicating XML

On Wed, Oct 16, 2013 at 5:35 PM, Michael Kay <mike@saxonica.com> wrote:

Not on that definition it isn't. It calls the document() function, so it can't claim to "take no input". A program that copies its input, and is then run on itself, is not an interesting quine.

How about this shell quine?


(Put it in a file foo, and type "sh foo" to a Unix shell.) 

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