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    JChung2006

    From DouglasH's link of Eric Meijer's Xtech 2007 paper:

    Eric Meijer wrote:
    On both the client and the server, we do not assume the existence of a native .NET runtime. Instead we will target any available existing runtime. In particular we anticipate that the client is a browser that supports JavaScript, and we have implemented a complete deep embedding of MSIL into JavaScript.

    Umm, wow!  Is this Nikhil Kothari's Script# he's talking about, or is Eric talking about something deeper than that?

    JavaScript, this generation's assembly language... Steve Yegge of Google ported Rails to JavaScript via Rhino.

    Cool