Subject: Re: LEDs, LCDs and so on (was Re: More SPARCbook insanity )
To: Alan Barrett <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Patrick Welche <email@example.com>
Date: 04/19/2005 12:44:56
On Tue, Apr 19, 2005 at 12:12:28PM +0200, Alan Barrett wrote:
> On Mon, 18 Apr 2005, maximum entropy wrote:
> > Greywolf wrote:
> > >[Thus spake Michael ("M: ") 7:50am...]
> > >M:
> > >M: `.' becomes `_*'
> > >M: `-' becomes `_***'
> > >M: ` ' becomes `__'
> > >M: `\n' becomes `____'
> To interpret this, you also have to read the part of the FreeBSD led(4)
> man page that explains that "_" means 0.1 seconds with LED off, and "*"
> means 0.1 seconds with LED on. It's unstated, but implied, that dot,
> dash, space, and newline, are the only valid inputs to the morse code
Which from maximum entropy's note suggests that ` ' should be `_______'
(I wonder if I could tell the difference between `_' and `__')
More peanut shooting :-)