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GoForSmoke

Then celebrate how in computing we don't still build words in 3-bit octals but rather in 4-bit hex!
Nick Gammon on multitasking Arduinos:
1) http://gammon.com.au/blink
2) http://gammon.com.au/serial
3) http://gammon.com.au/interrupts

AWOL

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Jan 22, 2012, 05:32 pm Last Edit: Jan 22, 2012, 05:34 pm by AWOL Reason: 1
I won't have a word said against the PDP-8's octal heritage.
Four octal digits instead of three hex made more sense.
"Pete, it's a fool looks for logic in the chambers of the human heart." Ulysses Everett McGill.
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GoForSmoke

LOL! 4 bits too many or 4 bits too few? ;^)
But they work and I'm sure there are still PDP-11's on the job -where things HAVE to work-!

Nick Gammon on multitasking Arduinos:
1) http://gammon.com.au/blink
2) http://gammon.com.au/serial
3) http://gammon.com.au/interrupts

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