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Old November 5th, 2012, 10:15 AM   #36 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by EarlyMon View Post
One of my distributed industrial systems would fit that bill rather nicely.

Don't be shy Bob - I'll bet you've worked in several of those, as have we all.
A little Visual Basic, some Access and a love affair with Fox Pro. Then batch files and modem test scripts written for our test computers and HP's BT Basic (Board Test Basic).

I do have a great fondness for Fox Pro. Not sure why I like it better than Access.

The first language I learned early on was called MOMBasic. The syntax is easy to understand:

"IF you do not clean your room, AND by the time your father gets home, THEN he will beat you. DO it now, young man, OR ELSE.

I think Roger Waters was a coder: "IF you dont eat your meat, THEN you will not get your pudding."
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