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Re^3: I started with...:

by swampyankee (Parson)
on Apr 24, 2006 at 21:17 UTC ( #545393=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: I started with...:
in thread I started with...:

Not even vaguely close to the famous Mel, in either capability or age…

I usually (but not entirely) avoided assembler and completely avoided machine code. Actually, the Univac 1108 wasn't a bad platform for the time: 48 bit arithmetic, an easy job control language, and the Univac dialect of Fortran didn't require character counting (the infamous "H" format) and actually rounded output, which was not universal.

emc

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