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update Chapter 1 part about compiler

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Christopher Bertels authored September 28, 2012

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@@ -12,8 +12,9 @@ The goal is to create a language implementation that is easy to
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 understand and improve, even for people new to implementing
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 programming languages.
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-Fancy's compiler is currently written in Ruby, while all of Fancy's
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-standard library is written in Fancy itself. It's a good starting
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+Fancy is a self-hosted language. That means, its compiler is written
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+in Fancy itself. Apart from the compiler, Fancy's standard library is
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+mostly written in Fancy, too. The standard library is a good starting
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 point if you want to get a better feel for the language and its
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 built-in classes and methods, once you've mastered the fundamental
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 semantics and syntax.

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