Y2K

t (levy@Oswego.EDU)
Sat, 10 Apr 1999 16:02:37 -0400 (EDT)

From: <levy@Oswego.EDU>
Date: Sat, 10 Apr 1999 16:02:37 -0400 (EDT)
To: memetics@mmu.ac.uk
Subject: Y2K

Here is an easy answer to the Y2K crisis...

---------- Forwarded message ----------
Date: Fri, 9 Apr 1999 21:53:26 EDT
From: MigLar2000@aol.com
To: levy@Oswego.EDU
Subject: Re: COBOL

In a message dated 4/9/99 2:22:24 PM Eastern Daylight Time, levy@Oswego.EDU
writes:

> Here's a funny quote I saw today:
>
> "COBOL programs are an exercise in Artificial Inelegance."
> -unknown
>
speaking of the Y2K problem... since 1K is actually 1024 (not 1000) that
would make 2K (which is twice as large as 1K, be 2048. So really, we've got
another fifty years to figure out this problem.

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