[GreenKeys] Rock and Roll Teletype 'experts'

Tony Duell ard at p850ug1.demon.co.uk
Wed Jun 15 18:24:21 CDT 2005


>
> > Said books also contain a description of a lovely electromechanical FIFO
> > system used to store train descriptors on the London Underground (and its
> > associated binary to 1-of-n decoder) ...
>  
> which I suppose are still in use in the New York subway :-)

Well, I'd rather trust the old electromechananical signalling system than 
any microprocessor-based thing...

-tony



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