The lost art (Was: The VAX is running
cisin at xenosoft.com
Mon Apr 6 17:28:56 CDT 2009
> > I fired one who was unable to write a program to print 3-up mailing labels
> > because the printer didn't have a reverse line-feed!
On Mon, 6 Apr 2009, Alexandre Souza wrote:
> REVERSE LINE FEED? Never heard of that. What is a 3-up mailing label?
> That perforated roll of three mailing labels per line? I can do that in
> BASIC with just one of the hands.
He was able to print one column of labels, with a \n at the end of each
line, and then was stuck because he couldn't make the printer go back up
to the top of the page again!
Grumpy Ol' Fred cisin at xenosoft.com
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