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[ale]getting waaayyy OT It begins...
Randolph Wilson wrote:
> On Jan 28, 2004, at 10:03 AM, Pete Hardie wrote:
>>> Not sure what you mean by 10x8 and even if you mean 100 million, depends
>>> on over how much time.
>> 100 Million was it. Fat-fingered the ^
> Interesting use of the term "fat fingered"
> When I started with micro-computers in 1975 we used
> that term to describe the process of entering programs
> via the front panel switches. I haven't seen the term used
> for anything in quite a while.
You must be older then me, and therefore dirt, apparently. ;)
I've always heard the term fat fingered as used above, usually in
reference to a typo caused by hitting a key adjacent to the intended
key. Pete must have some Fat fingers though, fat fingered an 'x'
instead of '^' ??????
Until later, Geoffrey Registered Linux User #108567
Building secure systems inspite of Microsoft