• Subject: RE: Why MI? (Was: MI programmers list? Interested?)
  • From: Joel Fritz <JFritz@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 9 Nov 1999 13:37:12 -0800

I'd love it, but I can see people objecting to having to pay for tools they
wouldn't use.  C is, unlike me, less than 30 yrs old. <g> 

This sounds dangerously like Linux.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: John P Carr [mailto:jpcarr@tredegar.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, November 09, 1999 12:46 PM
> To: MIDRANGE-L
> Subject: RE: Why MI? (Was: MI programmers list? Interested?)
> 
> 
> 
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> 
> 
> Let me ask a question to the list;
> 
> How many people would like it if you could buy just ONE 
> development package
> for the AS/400 ?
> 
> If you bought it to do development on the AS/400 you would 
> automatically get
> EVERY compiler on the AS/400,  along with VA/xxxx & CODE/400 too.
> 
> So you would have C, RPG, COBOL, VA/Java, VA/RPG,  etc, etc.
> and all the other Tools.
> 
> Would that be a good idea??
> 
> John Carr
> 
> 
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