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Re: Amazon got lucky that Mozilla gave up

> Pascal took a lot longer to sink than the others, but there's not a lot of it floating around now. (Back in the 80s, I built utilities with it that had thousands of users.)

It was the primary programming language for the original Macintosh. If you wanted to code in C, you had to convert your strings into Pascal form (first byte = length) to work with the API.

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