On 10/14/06, John W. Kennedy <jwkenne / attglobal.net> wrote:
> Matt Lawrence wrote:
> > Don't dismiss all of the ideas in COBOL so quickly.  For decades it has
> > been the only mainstream language to do decimal arithmatic.
>
> PL/I, RPG, and Ada from Ada 95 on.

Not to mention quite a few implementations of SQL.  Certainly a
mainstream language albeit not a full programming language.

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