even tough RPG is ill-reputed as an old static programming language this looks somehow like any other high level language and anyone should understand what's going on here without trying to figure out what that strange INSPECT does
Back in the late 80's early 90's, I was a co-op for IBM. I wrote an RPG program to rearrange some data file. Because of scope, the program had to be reviewed by a senior programmer.
"This is just a start. Where is the rest of it. Do you need help?"
"No. It is complete. Sample input and output files right next to it. I used the cycle"
"The cycle still works?!"
I had learned RPG II in HS. The cycle is all that was needed. He showed that program to every programmer that walked into his office.
The deal it that it all keeps working.
Where is the oatmeal can option?
I do not see this relationship ending amicably.
Would you prefer Disney + Ron Jeremy?
Would be good to have a an equivalent of http://www.geomac.gov/index.shtml
People have similar setups for the Commodore 64. I had one hooked up until the end of summer.
Haven't done that yet but have copied a C64 program by putting a desk top audio cassette recorder in front of a stero speaker, hitting 3 buttons at once and running.
: TV shows just how desperate marketeers are to prove they matter, the program you are watching interrupted by ads, for the program you were trying to watch followed by overlays of the next program, so please stay tuned... I would if you didn't ruin the program with all this begging.
A few weeks ago the network had an ad half way through House that you could watch the pilot of some other show "Right Now" on their web page. It repeated "right now". I had to pause the TiVo to laugh about it with my wife. Of course with TiVo I could do it with out missing anything but encouraging someone to leave the show they are on if funny.
Mod points, I wish I had them.
And yet if you had no pause button and needed to take a longer bathroom break you'd be SOL. So trying the "pause" button, and you can stop far a break for however long you need.
I like breaks where natural breaks happen. Sure, if the phone rings or someone is at the door I stop where I am. But otherwise I will take breaks at a commercial.
I have been known to hit the slow button at the beginning of a break to leave the room. That way I have much longer than the break and I am not burning anything into my screen. A few times I have gotten into a conversation and it has even gone into the show. But not so far that a few presses of the 8 seconds back button on my Tivo won't set me up.
It might use slightly more bandwidth
I can see the lawsuits with "I should have gotten the 40 byte no address, instead of the your 1 meg ad fest. Why are you taking my internet away due to your invisible cap."
Regardless of if you are in a math heavy career or not, you aren't going to waste your time doing it by hand, you'll use a calculator which is faster and more accurate.
Well, strictly not if that calculator gives you decimals instead of a remainder besides the whole number and that number has to be carried over elsewhere.
Or you need a better calculator or learn to better use the one you have. Even the MS Calculator has an Int function and a memory.
big/little = big / little MS = - Int = * MR =
The superior RPN is left to others.
Also, your email address increases in value when being sold inbetween spammers. Effectively, you make the A-list among spammers.
More like B-list. A-list is for those saps who actually buy the stuff. I've helped someone whose mother fell for a "charity" that ended up with more spam that I thought an individual could get. It even got to be a hassle dealing with tons of snail mail.
In seeking the unattainable, simplicity only gets in the way. -- Epigrams in Programming, ACM SIGPLAN Sept. 1982