Fwd: Re: Architectural diversity - was Re: Pair of Twiggys

Fred Cisin cisin at xenosoft.com
Thu Mar 16 22:19:29 CDT 2017

On Thu, 16 Mar 2017, Chuck Guzis via cctalk wrote:
> Oh, dear--time for a history lesson.

Not quite on a par with:

In response to a question of who provided the Lisa FORTRAN,
guy who insisted that Valtrep was the predecessor of FORTRAN
'course he also had OS/2 for the PDP-11, and
a PROGRAM that could duplicate alignment disks, . . .

Date: Fri, 7 May 2010 09:59:17 -0400
From: Dan G
Reply-To: "General Discussion: On-Topic and Off-Topic Posts"
     <cctalk at classiccmp.org>
To: cctalk at classiccmp.org
Subject: RE: Lisa C and Lisa FORTRAN

Actually, Fortran came from Valtrep
I used to code on some old Sentry-70 systems in Valtrep back in the 80s
. . .

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