What is the use of learning REXX?

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Maulik
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What is the use of learning REXX?

Post by Maulik » Wed Apr 05, 2017 12:08 pm

Hi,

What is the use of learning REXX apart from it helps out to automate some of the tasks? Is there some real good use of this language in mainfames?




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Re: What is the use of learning REXX?

Post by nicc » Wed Apr 05, 2017 1:39 pm

Automation of many tasks at many levels.

Quickly write programs for investigating problems/producing one-off reports/tools.

99% (or more) of my programming at home is done using rexx.


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