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To: oldbill

I was a tape-ape (72B) in the Army (71-74), and I think we used 5 bit baudet.


38 posted on 06/07/2013 5:43:26 AM PDT by Bruce Kurtz
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To: Bruce Kurtz

You did.
I was referring to those first computerized applications that used the six bit 64 character byte (A B 8 4 2 1) that was also the basis for IBM punched cards and paper tape machines.


44 posted on 06/07/2013 7:44:53 AM PDT by oldbill
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