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TorgoX (1933)


"Il est beau comme la retractilité des serres des oiseaux rapaces [...] et surtout, comme la rencontre fortuite sur une table de dissection d'une machine à coudre et d'un parapluie !" -- Lautréamont

Journal of TorgoX (1933)

Monday March 20, 2006
04:38 AM


[ #29052 ]

Dear Log,

«The classic sound programs for the PDP-8 worked by executing instructions which caused electromagnetic interference (EMI) changes which when picked up by the AM radio produced sound. One program executed an instruction which caused a large EMI spike a the correct rate to generate the tones, another switched execution between two different core addresses.»

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