• Subject: RPG on LINUX, was Proportion of programming languages on AS400
  • From: Colin Williams <Williamsc@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 19 Nov 1999 11:58:14 -0000

Another interesting question, If the back end to all the compilers is
W-CODE as previously stated on this list, and IBM already have DB2 on
Linux, doesn't that mean it would be very easy for them to put RPG on
Linux too?

>-----Original Message-----
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>Sent: Friday, November 19, 1999 11:06 AM
>To: MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com
>Subject: Re: Proportion of programming languages on AS400
>
>
>David,
>
>IMHO, the purpose of JAVA is cross platform portability.
>
>If Big Blue is pushing this, one must ask what platform is their -next-
>AS400?
>
>DAVID BULOG wrote:
>> 
>> My company is pushing hard for Java tiers--but at AS/400 level still
>> RPG.why change?
>> Dave
>>
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