• Subject: RE: Proportion of programming languages on AS400
  • From: Terry Richardson <RichardsonT@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 23 Nov 1999 08:52:59 -0500

You got it.  Luckily we had assistance in setting up and configuring this
beast from a group in Florida that appears to have vanished.  Anyone know
what happened to Flagler Computer Software?

Terry Richardson
Sr. P/A
The Orvis Company, Inc.
802-362-8663


        -----Original Message-----
        From:   JFallen658@aol.com [SMTP:JFallen658@aol.com]
        Sent:   Monday, November 22, 1999 9:14 PM
        To:     MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com
        Subject:        Re: Proportion of programming languages on AS400

        In a message dated 11/22/1999 9:06:40 AM Central Standard Time, 
        RichardsonT@orvis.com writes:

        > his reminded me of an IBM application we bought to run on our
System/38 at
        >  a prior employer.  It was a hotel reservation/guest accounting
package, and
        >  many big hotels/resorts bought this package.  It worked, but was
d*** near
        >  unmaintainable, thanks to fluky coding practices, lots of
branching, and a
        >  main module that was over 16000 lines of RPG!  Be thankful they
didn't use
        >  this as an example.

        Must be talking about HRGAS

        JEF
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