[tpm] [u-u] Return to the past. Re: Alarming Development
mfowle at navicominc.com
Wed Oct 15 07:07:54 PDT 2008
Is burning PROMs by hand before or after punch cards?
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Sent: Wednesday, October 15, 2008 9:58 AM
To: Fulko Hew; tpm at to.pm.org
Subject: Re: [tpm] [u-u] Return to the past. Re: Alarming Development
You had keys!!!
I had to punch the holes directly into the cards. I can't understand
all the fuss about a return key... All you had to do was throw in a new
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From: Fulko Hew <mailto:fulko.hew at gmail.com>
To: tpm at to.pm.org
Sent: Wednesday, October 15, 2008 9:50 AM
Subject: Re: [tpm] [u-u] Return to the past. Re: Alarming
On Tue, Oct 14, 2008 at 8:20 PM, Toby Thain
<toby at telegraphics.com.au> wrote:
Seriously there's been no "Return" key
since terminals stopped having carriages.
Macs have always had a Return key, and so did many glass
TTYs, including the Televideo models that I once used:
Gosh... I remember those things, and Lear Siegler too...
You had a return key!!! ... I had to use Control M and Control
You had Control M and Control J, I had to use Baudot, they
didn't have a control key...
But at least Baudot had a shift key...
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