From: Anto'nio Martins-Tuva'lkin (email@example.com)
Date: Tue Jan 06 2004 - 15:05:28 EST
On 2003.12.19, 00:24, Carl W. Brown <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> I'm a programmer, and I'm older than most programmers. I'm old enough
>> to remember punched paper tape ...
> Yes I worked with paper tape as well. I even worked on one machine
> that I would write programs on paper tape loops.
Well, I'm only 34 but I did work with one of these, on a telex machine
for terminal. I still keep some reels of tape, punched with my some of
high school stuff.
Anyway -- it was space for three wholes, the small whole for the tractor
wheel, and space for four more, IIRC.
|O OoOO |
|O oOOO |
| OOo O O|
|OO oOO |
| O o OO|
|O Oo OO |
| OOo OOO|
|O OoO |
| OOo OOO|
|O o OOO|
Any bells ringing? Wouldn't this be a nice "complete" set of chars to be
encoded, a la Braille patterns?...
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