• Subject: RE: Rexx Procedure
  • From: boldt@xxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 21 Jan 2000 11:38:31 -0500



Colin wrote:
>I used REXX a few years ago to do a dynamic SQL type thing, found it to
>be very powerful. Shame we don't have a compileable version of it.

One of the reasons REXX is so powerful is because it
is an interpreted language.  Having a compiler for it
wouldn't necessarily make programs much faster.

Cheers!  Hans

Hans Boldt, ILE RPG Development, IBM Toronto Lab, boldt@ca.ibm.com


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