CD-ROM recovery software?

Nicholas Leippe nick at leippe.com
Thu Apr 9 09:57:08 MDT 2009


On Thu Apr 9 2009 09:47:44 Matthew Walker wrote:
> On Thu, April 9, 2009 9:44 am, Nicholas Leippe wrote:
> > On Thu Apr 9 2009 09:28:24 Charles Curley wrote:
> >> 8 bits = one byte
> >
> > On most machines ;)
>
> Now you've piqued my interest. I'm going to go dig around, and try to
> figure out where that statement isn't true. Thanks for ruining my
> productivity for a couple hours. :)

http://www.new-brunswick.net/workshop/c++/faq/intrinsic-types.html

PDP-10 had 36-bit bytes.
They mention a machine w/64-bit bytes.

I'm sure there are other cases.





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