[vcf-midatlantic] COBOL wise-guy

Barry L. Kline lists at blkline.com
Tue Apr 14 18:00:29 EDT 2020


On 4/14/20 1:56 PM, Jeffrey Jonas via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
> Bill Degnan posted
> Q.  State the four divisions of a COBOL program
> 
> A: earth air fire water: the 4 elements that make everything :-)
> 


All I know is that the purpose of the COBOL compiler on RSTS/E was to
teach how to spell the word environment.  You wouldn't believe how long
the compilation error listing was if you missed the middle 'N'.

BK


More information about the vcf-midatlantic mailing list