[fpc-pascal] FreeVision Resources?

Kevin Monceaux Kevin at RawFedDogs.net
Sat Feb 15 18:24:33 CET 2020

On Sat, Feb 15, 2020 at 08:54:31AM +0000, Graeme Geldenhuys wrote:
> On 13/02/2020 3:37 pm, Kevin Monceaux wrote:
> > What's the definition of a legacy system? One that works!
> Brilliant tag line by the way! So true these days. :-D

It's hard to beat text terminal user interfaces for data entry efficiency.
Nothing slows down a data entry clerk more than being forced to reach for a

At my current employer I started in freight bill entry and driver check in.
Eventually I got my foot in the door in mainframe operations and worked as
an operator for a couple of decades, first with IBM OS/390 and later z/OS.
A few years ago we migrated to an IBM i, formerly known as AS/400, based
platform.  Now I'm an IBM i system admin.  Our business still runs on "green
screen" text terminal based apps, for which I'm grateful.  I love legacy
systems, and the style of interfaces FreeVision can produce, 


Bruceville, TX

What's the definition of a legacy system? One that works!
Errare humanum est, ignoscere caninum.

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