Yep: Still have quite a stack of them for notes, bookmarks, the
occasional millennial that has no idea about...... (won't fill in list
since it's too long to fit in the allowable email space)
I sometimes give talks at local schools about our industry and I take
several storage media with me to demonstrate the changes. Cards and Paper
tape are two of them.


Jim Oberholtzer
Chief Technical Architect
Agile Technology Architects


On Tue, Nov 26, 2019 at 9:27 AM Jon Paris <jon.paris@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

I miss them! I used to use then to make notes for presentations!



On Nov 25, 2019, at 10:49 PM, Joe Pluta <joepluta@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
wrote:

You got something against Hollerith cards? :)

On 11/25/2019 4:58 PM, Scott Klement wrote:
A great tool PROVIDED that you are still using Hollerith cards on a
system with very little memory and you are working at a museum of old
computer technology.

Otherwise don't use the LDA.


On 11/25/2019 3:02 PM, Rich Loeber wrote:
I'm just interested to hear if anyone uses the local data area these
days? I tend to always use a named data area but I have a situation where
it would be helpful to use the local data area, but I'm wondering if I
would step on someone's toes in the process.

Rich Loeber - @richloeber
Kisco Information Systems
http://www.kisco.com


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