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Vishwamurthy

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PostPosted: Mon Sep 06, 2010 5:22 pm    Post subject: Suggest a good book for COBOL in Linux
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Hi,
I need a book to run COBOLs in Linux

Can anyone suggest me a quick learner?

Note: I've googled this enough.. Also, the first few pages on the search din' prove much help..

Also, if the post is under a wrong thread, my apologies..

'COBOL in Linux'

Thanks in advance,
Vishwa
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 06, 2010 5:29 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Suggest a good book for COBOL in Linux
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http://www.freebyte.com/programming/cobol/
could be a good starting point for further investigation.
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Vishwamurthy

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PostPosted: Mon Sep 06, 2010 5:34 pm    Post subject:
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Thx enrico.. what is the NAME of the BOOK?
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 06, 2010 5:39 pm    Post subject:
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Vishwa,

Its all about which version of COBOL is being used... As far as my knowledge goes... MF COBOL or MicroFocus COBOL is used in Linux... You could do a search based on this ...
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 06, 2010 5:41 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Suggest a good book for COBOL in Linux
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the link was for a list of COBOL resources,
You will have to find out a bit more by Yourself ,
for example by scrolling a bit down the page, clicking on the COBUG ( COBol User Group )
http://www.cobug.com/cobug/docs/tutorials0032.html
and go on from there
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 06, 2010 7:19 pm    Post subject:
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I can read books IN french, german, english, dutch. I never did see a book written IN linux.
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