Ready for gcc-4 & cleaning up binutils source delete or not.

John Gnew John_Linux at verizon.net
Sat Apr 16 16:43:04 PDT 2005


Bruce Dubbs wrote:

>TheOldFellow wrote:
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>>Actually, since you ask, 35 years ago I had such fun with a teletype,
>>Dartmouth College Basic (I still have the manual) and a time-sharing
>>mainframe (Kent On-Line System), that I joined the industry.  
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>On-Line System?  Wow.  I would have given a lot for that capability in
>1965.  Punch cards were the only thing available.  No disk--no tty.  Did
>you ever have to punch cards in binary?  You younger guys had it easy.
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Punch cards, dropping the unnumbered decks, attempting to read cards 
that had not been interpreted... Never been there. :)

John



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