A program that prints out itself

doodoogingin's Avatar
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Can somebody write a program for me about the title described .and answer the questipon :Have u ever heard about programs that do that entirely? What are they called?
Moving beyond the world of programming,what sorts of things in the real world reproduce
themselfs? What do u make of this common attribute?
technosavvy's Avatar
Contributor
a program that prints itself is called a quine...so try searching "quines" on google and you can easily found what you are looking for ...

or you can go through the following links..

http://www.madore.org/~david/computers/quine.html
http://www.nyx.net/~gthompso/self_c.txt
shabbir's Avatar, Join Date: Jul 2004
Go4Expert Founder
You can also refer to Self Printing Programs