Need paper tape encoding format

From: Stan Barr <>
Date: Fri Mar 1 03:00:27 2002

Hi, (Pete Turnbull) said:

> Lots of unix (including many BSD/Linux) systems have a program called ppt
> (usually in /usr/bin/games or similar) which takes an ASCII string and
> outputs a facsimile of paper tape.

Thanks for that, I just found it on this Linux box. "Man ppt" also
listed bcd which does the same for punched cards.

Stan Barr
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Received on Fri Mar 01 2002 - 03:00:27 GMT

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