Decimal V Binary??

From: Fred Cisin <>
Date: Thu Sep 23 14:50:51 2004

On Thu, 23 Sep 2004, Paul Koning wrote:

> I would assume that Cobol and (possibly) RPG would have an option to
> use CIS if available, but no other language is likely to do so.

IIRC, Only if explicitly specified in the ENVIRONMENT division.

COBOL had extensive [but not often used] cross-platform
capabilities by specifying in the source code both what
kind of system was to compile it, AND what the target system
Received on Thu Sep 23 2004 - 14:50:51 BST

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