*sigh* why are You using google for that...
mafia97, You can get a COBOL compiler with this:
sudo apt-get install open-cobol
Sorry that I forgot about this one when I wrote my previous post.
Originally Posted by xvi
Remember that Linux on the desktop is only user friendly when you're doing things that Ubuntu has preconfigured for you. Anything after that is going to be a long day of "sudo chmod 755" this and "./configure; make; make install" that. (..and the occasional "sudo rm -rf /" when you hate everything.)
Don't write such things. That will only give FUD for most non-veterans. And writing about "sudo rm -rf /", without explaining it's just a joke, is just plain wrong. As someone might just try to run it.
run "sudo rm -rf /". It DELETES
Your whole filesystem. i.e. it WIPES
your HDDs!!! So DON'T