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- Subject: Re: About A PDP-8 Emulator written in Lua by Robert C. Martin (Uncle Bob)
- From: Gregg Reynolds <dev@...>
- Date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:26:39 -0500
2018-07-16 21:53 GMT+02:00 Gregg Reynolds <email@example.com>:
> On Mon, Jul 16, 2018, 9:10 AM Hakki Dogusan <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> In case you've not seen it:
> Could you please do an IBM System/370 circa 1990? That's where I learned to
> code, and I still miss that indestructible keyboard.
Was it very different from the System/360 (my second machine)? Did it still have
the Translate and Test instruction?
Hah ha! Believe it or not I may still have a POPs manual (principles of operation). I think that was in there but it's been a while. Definitely HCF!
Lua on mainframe! EBCDIC forever!
Ok, serious question. The mainframe is far from dead. A cobol programmer can make a good living. Question: are there any known cases of Lua running on a mainframe?