Defining Disk Image Dump Standard

From: Pete Turnbull <>
Date: Thu Jun 1 02:37:23 2000

On May 31, 17:27, Mark Gregory wrote:
> From: Pete Turnbull <>

> >Can I encode mine on knotted string? My mother has a box with an
> >lot of string. Should I use the thicker string for DD disk archives?

> If you want increase your data storage capacity, you could colour code
> string, too.
> Everything old is new again ... we've just re-invented the Inca quipu, a
> few centuries on.

I know. Aside from jibes at those who so vehemently insist that there
should be one particular form of archive, I'm not sure anyone really knows
how to read quipus, though.

Pete						Peter Turnbull
						Dept. of Computer Science
						University of York
Received on Thu Jun 01 2000 - 02:37:23 BST

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