Now OT - Re: CDC 6600 - Why so awesome?
toby at telegraphics.com.au
Wed Jun 22 21:13:41 CDT 2016
On 2016-06-22 9:45 PM, Swift Griggs wrote:
> Everyone had some whack-a-doodle way to encode character sets back then
> (and now it's just as bad or worse with things like UTF-8).
Do you have a counterproposal? What problem do you think UTF-8 is trying
> People who
> complain about twos-compliment being a weird hack ...
I haven't heard that particular complaint. Got a cite?
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