[Oberon] An attempt at an Oberon family tree

Andreas Pirklbauer andreas_pirklbauer at yahoo.com
Fri Oct 9 23:16:28 CEST 2020

    > I could be wrong but I have always thought that ALGOL-W was an abbreviation for ALGOL-WIRTH.

Yes, Algol W stands for Algol-Wirth. It was itself based on Algol X, and Pascal was an improvement of (or successor to) Algol-W.

So we have the evolution:  Algol X --> Algol W --> Pascal

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