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 fghj K.28.0 28 1C 001111. 0100 ... 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:
“Many older wealthy families have learned to instill a sense of public service in their offspring. But newly affluent middle-class parents have not acquired this skill. We are using our children as symbols of leisure-class standing without building in safeguards against an overweening sense of entitlementa sense of entitlement that may incline some young people more toward the good life than toward the hard work that, for most of us, makes the good life possible.”
—David Elkind (20th century)
“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)