[TUHS] Slashes (was: MS-DOS)
dave at horsfall.org
Sun Jul 10 02:47:03 AEST 2016
On Fri, 8 Jul 2016, Clem Cole wrote:
> In those days many of us, including me, did (and still do) refer to the
> asterisk as "splat" and the exclamation point as "bang" from the sound
> made by them when they printed yellow oiled paper @ 10 cps from the
> console TTY.
I still remember when the pipe command was "^" (pointy hat).
Dave Horsfall DTM (VK2KFU) "Those who don't understand security will suffer."
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