[rescue] book score

Patrick Finnegan pat at computer-refuge.org
Thu Apr 29 17:19:41 CDT 2004

On Thursday 29 April 2004 17:09, Dave McGuire wrote:
> On Apr 29, 2004, at 5:54 PM, Patrick Finnegan wrote:
> >>> If you want System/360 docs, ada, PL/1, COBOL, or BASIC books,
> >>> they have a
> >>> TON.  Also two copies of the UCI LISP Manual left.
> >>
> >>    I'm interested in the S/360 books. 8-)
> >
> > But do you have an S/360-decendent machine to go with them? : )
>    I have a P/390, and I *had* an S/390 G5...the guy I bought it from
> in Texas (and paid for it I might add) has disappeared.

It was an honest question.  I didn't know if you did or didn't have 
anything.  You know, a P/390 is still a PeeCee. :)  You should replace 
that with an R/390, so you can feel better about yourself.

>    I seem to remember your machine doesn't run, so don't gloat too
> much. ;)  Perhaps we should put our heads together and solve this "no
> functional ESA390-architecture mainframes in the gang" problem.

I would very much like that. :)  Unfortunately, I'm nearly all out of 

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