Some articles on symbols, comma symbols:
... The control symbols within 8b/10b are 10b symbols that are valid sequences of bits (no more than six 1s or 0s) but do not have a corresponding 8b data byte ... from the 5b/6b and 3b/4b tables the following 12 control symbols are allowed to be sent Control symbols Input RD = −1 RD = +1 DEC HEX HGF EDCBA abcdei fghj abcdei ... Comma symbols are used for synchronization (finding the alignment of the 8b/10b codes within a bit-stream) ...
Famous quotes containing the words symbols and/or comma:
“Eloquence must be grounded on the plainest narrative. Afterwards, it may warm itself until it exhales symbols of every kind and color, speaks only through the most poetic forms; but first and last, it must still be at bottom a biblical statement of fact.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)
“I didnt have to think up so much as a comma or a semicolon; it was all given, straight from the celestial recording room. Weary, I would beg for a break, an intermission, time enough, lets say, to go to the toilet or take a breath of fresh air on the balcony. Nothing doing!”
—Henry Miller (18911980)