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Bob Wyman scripsit:

> 	It may be that these problems weren't addressed on the
> Microsoft or *nix platforms until very recently. 

Unix has had the "curses" library since 1980, which provided
terminal-independence for character-based CRT-type terminals.
"Cursed" programs are still quite common on modern Unixes, although
terminal-type diversity is no longer very important.
I'm using one (mutt) to write this very email.

H)B�ggledy-p�ggledy / XML programmers            John Cowan
Try to escape those / I-eighteen-N woes;        http://www.ccil.org/~cowan
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Unicode weenies and / Fran)B�ois Yergeaus.        jcowan@reutershealth.com


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