And would those shared routines be open source, so that we can discuss,
learn and improve on them?

-----Original Message-----
From: boldt@ca.ibm.com [mailto:boldt@ca.ibm.com]
Sent: Wednesday, July 14, 1999 6:42 PM
To: RPG400-L@midrange.com
Subject: Re: New RPGIV functionality




Doug wrote:
>I've said numerous times that (IMHO) subprocedures are the single best
>enhancement to the language yet.  I love them, and have written
>service programs with lots of different routines for string handling,
>date handling, etc.

That's great!  But, have you shared your procedures with
others?  How many others have also written lots of routines
for string handling, date handling, etc.?

Have a look at <http://www.cpan.org/>.  Why isn't there an
equivalent web site for RPG code?

Cheers!  Hans

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


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