ICL1501 Cobol manual available

Chris Zach cz at alembic.crystel.com
Tue Apr 7 14:08:24 CDT 2020

I think it's even smaller if you have the Commercial Instruction Set on 
your pdp11. :-)


On 4/7/2020 3:04 PM, Bill Gunshannon via cctalk wrote:
> On 4/7/20 2:38 PM, Neil Thompson via cctalk wrote:
>> I never used COBOL on the 150x machines, all of our stuff was done in EBB
>> (Extended Business Basic), which was a rather bletcherous language 
>> IIRC.  I
>> must admit, I'm rather surprised to learn that something as big a COBOL
>> would fit on the machine.
> Why?  I have COBOL running on the Z80 with 48KB of memory and on
> the LSI-11 with 28KW of memory.
> bill

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