As long as we're renaming things — the AS/400 became the iSeries, which is now the i5 — why stop short of a very necessary rename? IBM, let's go all the way and rename RPG and market it as a "new" development language. The term RPG (Report Program Generator) isn't an accurate description of how developers use the product. I haven't used an O-spec in years. I haven't even created a greenbar-style report in RPG for quite some time, but I have created some pretty cool Web-style HTML reports ...

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