I wander when and what for (machine, chip) was the first assembler written?
Posted on 2003-10-11 03:27:38 by The Svin
Hmm. The EDSAC I think it was. Around 1949. I don't remember exactly.
Posted on 2003-10-11 10:57:24 by Sephiroth3
For sure it has its assembler already?
Posted on 2003-10-11 11:14:01 by The Svin
The Autocoder for the Manchester Mark I 1952 is generally accepted as being the first assembler.

http://www.hyperdictionary.com/computing/autocoder

http://www.byte.com/art/9509/sec7/art19.htm
Posted on 2003-10-11 11:49:34 by donkey
Thanks, donkey, you are very helpfull as usual!
Posted on 2003-10-11 11:59:58 by The Svin