[TUHS] Slashes (was: MS-DOS)

Dave Horsfall dave at horsfall.org
Sun Jul 10 02:47:03 AEST 2016

On Fri, 8 Jul 2016, Clem Cole wrote:

> In those days many of us, including me, did (and still do) refer to the 
> asterisk as "splat" and the exclamation point as "bang"  from the sound 
> made by them when they printed yellow oiled paper @ 10 cps from the 
> console TTY. 

I still remember when the pipe command was "^" (pointy hat).

Dave Horsfall DTM (VK2KFU)  "Those who don't understand security will suffer."

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