Review of Programming Language Pragmatics

Every debugging engineer needs to know how the code is interpreted or compiled. Debugging complex problems or doing memory analysis on general-purpose operating systems often requires understanding the syntax and semantics of several programming languages and their run-time support. The knowledge of optimization techniques is also important for low-level debugging when the source code is not available. The following book provides an overview of all important concepts and discusses almost 50 languages. I read the first edition 6 years ago and I liked it so much that I’m now reading the second edition.

Programming Language Pragmatics, Second Edition

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- Dmitry Vostokov @ DumpAnalysis.org -

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    […] soon as I wrote my review of the 2nd edition I found out that the 3rd edition was recently published and immediately bought it. I intend to […]

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