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Old 11-30-2004, 12:49 AM   #1
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whats the diff between source and binary images

whats the diff between source and binary images
Old 11-30-2004, 02:49 AM   #2
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Re: whats the diff between source and binary images

Originally posted by dr_zayus69
whats the diff between source and binary images
"Source" is typically lines of "code" written in programming languages. It is human-readable. The source is then either "compiled" into binary files which can now be understood by the computer, or "interpreted" line by line as it is executed.

Jeez, I do write code every day, yet this is the best explanation I can come up with...


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