Richard Guy Briggs
rgb at tricolour.net
Mon Mar 21 11:31:28 EST 2005
On Sun, Mar 20, 2005 at 11:29:28PM -0500, Jeff 'Alias' East wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 20, 2005 at 11:11:30PM -0500, Frank Stratton - VE3YY wrote:
> > This is a true story!
> > At one time believe it or not, a computer manufacturer I worked for, was
> > looking into having a piece of memory represent three states, zero, one and
> > not (zero or one). Memory was so expensive when I was first around computers
> I was learning about tri-state chips a few years back, and the same
> thought occured to me. I called it "Trinary".
I've heard it called "ternary".
slainte mhath, RGB
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