Common operational misconceptions

Randy Bush randy at psg.com
Fri Feb 17 13:44:05 CST 2012


> GCOS - 36 bits and Octal and BCD (ASCII added later)
> DEC 10 and 20 - 36 bits and Octal
> PDP-8 - Octal

704 - was i think 36-bit but the mind fades
704x/709x - 36 bit
1401 - variable word length with BCD+zone-bit encoding per char

randy



More information about the NANOG mailing list