[rescue] Interesting bit on Multics
mcguire at neurotica.com
Fri Oct 17 22:27:26 CDT 2003
On Friday, October 17, 2003, at 11:21 PM, Eric Dittman wrote:
>>> So what's to stop us from changing that 10/21/2000 date... by
>>> resurrecting Multics hardware and running Multics as a community
>>> effort?... Cost...? Unobtainium?
>> It was very tied to PL/1 which was a horrible language by any account,
> There's a lot of code written in PL/I, esp. at three-letter-agencies.
Is there a modern PL/I compiler floating around for any modern
Dave McGuire "My tummy hurts now, but my soul
St. Petersburg, FL feels a little better." -Ed
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