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How does a computer remember the address of a data variable in a program, in the main memory?

Suppose I write a program as below: int main() { int a = 3; int b = 4; return 0; } Suppose the computer stores the address of 'a' as 0x00104. How does it ...
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how do I add a list with the same variable to another list with that list already being there? Python [migrated]

I'm doing my programming coursework, and I've come across an issue gamecentre1 = [winnerscore, winner] organise = [] organise.extend([gamecentre1]) from operator import attrgetter, itemgetter ...
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hierarchical clustering - SDP

i have a question about a semidefinite program that is used for an algorithm for hierarchical clustering. I am quite new to SDPs and have trouble understanding how it would work in this case and how ...
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Is it safe to assume that there would be no high level languages without existence of compilers/interpreters?

I am relatively new to computer science. There,s been something that i have been thinking now that i am studying how to make actual compilers. We are past the days of programming with binary and ...
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My code keeps skipping over a line! Please please please help! T_T [closed]

Okay, so the actual question is really lengthy, so I'm only going to give the information that you need to know: I'm launching a projectile over a wall. After each launch, the user has to be able to ...
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Is every von neumann machine turing complete?

I understand that TM is a 'Model of Computation' which tells us about the computational power of a machine while Von Neumann Architecture is a 'System Architecture' that tells us about how the machine ...
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Software code generation from the (operational) semantics - reference request for automatic programming

Are there research trends that try to research code generation directly from the (operational or some other kind of) semantics? One can imagine cognitive architecture that discovers and reasons about ...