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Re: what's after slink

*-kaih@khms.westfalen.de (Kai Henningsen)
| > - Another naming scheme without any background would be A, B, C...
| >   There where programming languages doing this for only three
| >   stages to get *very* popular...
| Nope. That wasn't the sequence that led to C. I won't swear to it, but I  
| seem to remember the predecessor of C was BCPL.

CPL -> BCPL -> B -> C

B was never widely published or used, so many don't count it. I don't
think there ever was an A.

...Unix, MS-DOS, and MS Windows (also known as the Good, the Bad,
and the Ugly).                                       (Matt Welsh)
olet@ifi.uio.no   [-: .elOle. :-]   olet@debian.org

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