Re: Year 2000

Subject: Re: Year 2000
From: Rose Wilcox <ncrowe -at- PRIMENET -dot- COM>
Date: Fri, 9 Dec 1994 10:40:58 -0700

Does anyone else remember the news stories of a
couple of years ago about the COBOL and other old
programs that were going to cost big bucks to update
to take out the hard-code century?
Apparantly a lot of programs written in the 70s
are still running and have "19" hardcoded for
the year.

Rosie (NorthCrowe)
ncrowe -at- primenet -dot- com
rwilc -at- fast -dot- dot -dot- state -dot- az -dot- us
"Half an hour's meditation is essential except
when you are very busy. Then a full hour is needed."
-St. Francis De Sales

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