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Re: I could only come up with 3 items

by baku (Scribe)
on Mar 20, 2001 at 03:05 UTC ( #65573=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to I could only come up with 3 items
in thread An exercise in "That's not the way I'd do it" (TNTWIDI)

I prefer 72 columns... because there are times when it's good to print out code in hard copy, and even today, most teletypes^H^H^H^H^H^H^H^H^H printers are 72 columns wide.

Besides, it'll make your source code fit on punch-cards.

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