[LMB] OT: Keypunch questionnaire
Patricia A. Swan
zafaran at sff.net
Fri, 31 Oct 2003 21:03:45 -0500
At 09:06 AM 10/31/2003 -0500, Timothy Neumann wrote:
>All right, show of hands:
>How many of you have ever keypunched in your life?
Me for a Fortran class at Uni. My first computer classes were in 1973,
but I didn't own a computer until 1984.
>Okay, how many of you have ever Programmed a keypunch?
>And finally, how many of you have randomized a punched deck? [aka
>Oh for the good ole days!
Somedays when Windows is being a pest, I still sit here an contemplate
pulling my Kaypro with dual 400k floppies running CP/M off the storage
porch and using it. Still worked last time I tried it.
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