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danny staple danny at
Sat May 20 13:54:16 BST 2006

On 20/05/06, Jonathan Stowe <jns at> wrote:
> On Fri, 2006-05-19 at 23:15, Peter Corlett wrote:
> > Andy Armstrong <andy at> wrote:
> > [...]
> > > It was OK once it got multiline IF / THEN / ELSE - BBC Basic V was it? The
> > > first Archimedes version anyway. I'm sure the embedded assembler got a
> > > load of people into the concept of metaprogramming.
> >
> > I'm still looking forward to the day we see mod_bbcbasic. Web programming
> > will never be the same again.
> Don't just don't. You never know who is listening.
Arent there already BBC Basic emulators for Linux anyway - I am sure a
quick bit of googling would turn something up. Scary. While I liked it
at the time, I am quite sure I would not advocate a return.

Does Perl run on RiscOS?
Danny Staple MBCS
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