[TUHS] The Elements Of Style: UNIX As Literature
dave at horsfall.org
Sat Nov 7 08:31:08 AEST 2020
[ Getting into COFF territory here, I think ]
On Fri, 6 Nov 2020, Clem Cole wrote:
> But column 73-80 were 'special' and used to store sequence #s (this was
> handy when you dropped your card deck, card sorters could put it back
> into canonical order).
We used to grab a wide felt-tip pen and draw a diagonal stripe across the
top of the deck; at least that got you started.
-- Dave, who has dropped the occasional deck
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