Octal

Tony Duell ard at p850ug1.demon.co.uk
Thu Aug 31 18:15:37 CDT 2006


> Did any of the classic computers display in octal 0-7
> rather than 3 lights per digit? Also what was the display
> device?

Sure did. The obvious example is the PDP11/34 front panel, which used 
7-segment LED displays. 

I am pretty sure the PDP8/a used the same sort of display.

-tony



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