Well, either we are too clever, or we are a dying breed? What if some of you could write someting about COBOL's future to this list. What happends to COBOL? (ILE, OO, etc, etc...) Is it at all interesting working with COBOL today? Or is it only us oldtimers mantaining old systems who are using the laguage today? They do not learn it in scools anymore...(it's decades ago.. Mvh. Geir Kildal TietoEnator AS Tlf . . : (+47) 611 73805 Mob. : (+47) 90 10 13 16 eMail: geir.kildal@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx qsrvbas@xxxxxxxxxxxx (Tom Liotta) Sent by: cobol400-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx 04.03.2005 03:07 Please respond to COBOL Programming on the iSeries/AS400 <cobol400-l@xxxxxxxxxxxx> To cobol400-l@xxxxxxxxxxxx cc Subject [COBOL400-L] Rats! I opened it ( was RE: test-please do not open ) ML: This list is seldom active. In fact, it seems less active than it should be even if a 5% estimate of penetration for COBOL in the AS/400 world is a reasonable guess. One post went by a few days ago; but I wasn't familiar enough with what the poster wanted, so I let it go. The question seemed pretty narrowly focused and best answered by someone who had done the same thing in the past. But that's been it for a while. I'm not sure if that means COBOL programmers have fewer problems than RPG programmers or not. Interesting thought. Tom Liotta cobol400-l-request@xxxxxxxxxxxx wrote: > 1. test-please do not open (mahalakshmi s) > >I have subscribed recently. Since I didn't receive any group mails, >just wanted to send a test mail. > >Sorry for the inconvenience, >ML -- Tom Liotta The PowerTech Group, Inc. 19426 68th Avenue South Kent, WA 98032 Phone 253-872-7788 x313 Fax 253-872-7904 http://www.powertech.com __________________________________________________________________ Switch to Netscape Internet Service. As low as $9.95 a month -- Sign up today at http://isp.netscape.com/register Netscape. Just the Net You Need. New! Netscape Toolbar for Internet Explorer Search from anywhere on the Web and block those annoying pop-ups. Download now at http://channels.netscape.com/ns/search/install.jsp _______________________________________________ This is the COBOL Programming on the iSeries/AS400 (COBOL400-L) mailing list To post a message email: COBOL400-L@xxxxxxxxxxxx To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, visit: http://lists.midrange.com/mailman/listinfo/cobol400-l or email: COBOL400-L-request@xxxxxxxxxxxx Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives at http://archive.midrange.com/cobol400-l.
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