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18905re: [midatlanticretro] Analog vs. Digital - this my last post

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  • Bill Degnan
    Nov 8, 2010
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      Answering my own question by some simple web searches.....
      http://www.columbia.edu/acis/history/eniac.html

      Bill Degnan

      -------- Original Message --------
      > From: "Bill Degnan" <billdeg@...>
      > Sent: Monday, November 08, 2010 10:35 AM
      > To: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: [midatlanticretro] Analog vs. Digital
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      > EDIT
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      > Here is my earlier post, cleaned up.
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      > If one can't input a program in a digital format is it a digital
      computer?
      > What did the ENIAC machine code listing look like?
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      > Maybe some of you know more about how the ENIAC was programmed. How did

      > they enter in the programming code using patch
      > panels? I always thought that the ENIAC was more like a Heathkit EC-1.

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      > I understand that later ENIAC became capable of accepting punchcard
      input,
      > but what else did they have to do to make it work?
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      > Bill Degnan
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