The Alan Sondheim Mail Archive


Actually anyone can do this! It's a little-known command, bcd, in Unix,
that for some reason codes texts into card images. I'm not sure why...

My first computer work was done with Gregert Johnson years ago on punch-
cards, time-series analyses of 5000 "random" characters typed into a
computer, looking for indications of determinism in the result.

Alan

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