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PROLOG - Part 1


“Constraint programming represents one of the closest approaches computer science has yet made to the Holy Grail of programming: the user states the problem, the computer solves it.” Eugene C. Freuder, Constraints, April 1997


Introduction to PROLOG - but WHY?

When I started this blog yesterday late in the night, I just knew that I wanted to document what I know and the things that I think are cool. Today I decided to write an introduction to PROLOG. =) It seems just right to start with a programming language that is so fun!

Basic concepts

The name PROLOG comes from PROgramming in LOGic. And that is really all about it. This language is used mostly to solve problems related to objects or facts and their relationships.

In this series, I will go through some basic concepts, such as facts, questions, variables, rules and conjunctions.