Originally Posted by drz
FORTRAN is not dead, but by no means is it mainstream anymore. I actually had to look at som FORTRAN code at work a couple of months ago. However, anyone who ever used it when it was "in" seems to hate it. It definitely wouldn't make computers "easy to use."
Yeah I looked around a bit in the Fortran world. If you make a mistake, your fucked. Seeing that really makes you wonder about technology doesn't it? What do we have today that is predicting what it will be like in the future that when the future comes it will laughable at how much faster technology progressed than the predictions.