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Re: RFC 1149
From: "Mike." <the.lists () mgm51 com>
Date: Tue, 02 Apr 2013 19:00:35 -0400
On 4/2/2013 at 6:44 PM Steven Bellovin wrote:
|DLT? I first heard it as a station wagon full of (9-track, 1600 bpi,
|that having been the state of the art) mag tapes on the Taconic
|circa 1970. I suspect, though, that Herman Hollerith expressed the
|about a stage coach full of punchcards, back in the 1880s.
Oddly, prehaps, those punchcards on the stagecoaches probably will
outlast any magnetic media we have at our disposal today....
Re: RFC 1149 Scott Weeks (Apr 02)