FLPL


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FLPL

Fortran List Processing Language. A package of Fortran subroutines for handling lists by H. Gelernter et al, ca 1960.

[Sammet 1969, p. 388].
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You were born in the early days of modern computing, on hot, bulky hardware with names few now remember, like JOHNNIAC; in strange and wonderful software called list structures, with stacks you could "push down" and "pop up," bearing arcane acronyms like IPL and FLPL.