[TUHS] MS-DOS

Jacob Goense dugo at xs4all.nl
Sat Jul 2 08:54:14 AEST 2016


On 2016-07-01 18:27, Jacob Ritorto wrote:
>> Marc Rochkind scripsit:
>> 
>>> Since the forward slash was used for command-line options, paths
>> used a
>>> backwards slash.
> 
> Does anyone besides me bristle at the term "forward slash?"  In my day
> (although I'm under fifty), we called them slash and backslash.  The
> M$ culture seems to encourage this redundant advective as normal
> parlance.

Yes, but not but not when used for emphasis.


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