by lembarrasduchoix:

Notepad.txt – (open it)

This is the raw data of notepad.exe opened in Notepad itself. …. The text appears exactly as it did upon importing the exe. It is completely unedited, I just took pictures of my favorite bits.

… the process of breaking a system by using itself as input. … a proof by contradiction, by paradox.

Saving the document as an application resulted in error upon running. Transcribing the code to text within itself effectively turns the program to mush.

The word “Microsoft” appears 10 times in the .txt file.


… Recursive Birth and Death of Audacity …

P.S. Did I trick you into opening the doc on your own? Seeing the file run on your own machine totally enhances the viewing experience.

About isomorphismes

Argonaut: someone engaged in a dangerous but potentially rewarding adventure.
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