--- Joe Pluta <joepluta@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > GA, have you played with REXX much? It's a ridiculously powerful > language along the lines of a Perl or Python. It's interpreted, which > means it can do lots of great stuff like creating variables on the fly, > including arrays. It has great string parsing capabilities, and you can > pass internal variables to OS/400 commands. It has subroutines and > functions, as well some pretty decent looping constructs. > > I've been mucking about with it for just a couple hours today, and even > with the learning curve of a new syntax I was able to put together some > stuff that would have taken me all day in CL. It's especially nice > about allowing you to pass a whole > > Joe "... pass a whole" what? Ah, yes, CL's forgotten cousin. Yeah, I really should check it out. As soon as I have a few hours to play. GA __________________________________ Do you Yahoo!? Yahoo! Mail - More reliable, more storage, less spam http://mail.yahoo.com
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