MUSIC%2FSP is a programming language created in 1972. MUSIC/SP (Multi-User System for Interactive Computing/System Product; originally "McGill University System for Interactive Computing") was developed at McGill University in the 1970s from an early IBM time-sharing system called RAX (Remote Access Computing System). The system ran on IBM S/360, S/370, and 4300-series mainframe hardware, and offered novel features (for the time) such as file access control and data compression. It was designed to allow academics and students to create and run their programs interactively on terminals, in an era when most mainframe computing was still being done from punched cards. Read more on Wikipedia...
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- MUSIC%2FSP first appeared in 1972
- See also: unix, watfiv, pascal, pl-i, basic, apl, algol, ibm-rpg, gpss, rexx, multics
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Last updated January 18th, 2020