Re: Any other Italians on Unicode List? (was RE: French annotated Cha

From: John Cowan (
Date: Wed Jul 05 2000 - 15:34:45 EDT

On Wed, 5 Jul 2000 wrote:

> Patrick Andries' lexicon made me wonder how some of these terms would
> possibly be like in Italian!?
> big-endian: big-endian
> little-endian: little-endian (?)

See if there is an Italian translation of _Gulliver's Travels_ by
Jonathan Swift. This is the origin of these terms, referring to
two political parties (those who broke their eggs at the big end
vs. the little end).

John Cowan                         
	"You need a change: try Canada"  "You need a change: try China"
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