[OT] Worst Language Ever!

Jason Hall jayce at lug-nut.com
Thu Feb 15 11:12:45 MST 2007

Yeah, RPG was heavily pushed on me when I was first starting college.  Many 
friends went down that dark path and still work in that world. 

FYI, Ricks College was one of the top placing schools for RPG programmers.

On Thursday 15 February 2007 10:15, Daniel wrote:
> FYI- RPG was created to generate reports.  That language is being used
> at my place of employment.  It is an old language and there are very
> few programmers who know this language.  If you are to learn the
> language doors will open for you in established environments like some
> school districts, warehouse places, etc.  RPG III is definitely a lot
> different than we are used to, but RPG IV is free form and looks like
> java or VB.  I would not learn anymore of this language unless I had
> to.  In the fact that it has a dieing group of programmers and
> becoming a dead language I would agree that it is one of the worst
> languages to learn.  Only if there is a significant benefit to
> learning it would I pick up another book.


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