Questions tagged [honeywell]
The honeywell tag has no usage guidance.
What is a Hollerith file on a GE/Honeywell computer?
In his description of the QED editor, Dennis Ritchie writes READ9 and READ6 return the next character from the ASCII or Hollerith file currently being read (if any). I know about ASCII, of course, ...
Did any 16-bit or 36-bit computer instruction set ever include 4x4 or 6x6 bit-matrix operations?
Donald Knuth's 64-bit MMIX architecture includes several novel instructions that operate matrixwise on an 8x8 square matrix (MOR, MXOR). (MMIX also has instructions like BDIF that operate vectorwise ...
What was machine-specific about Honeywell FACT?
While COBOL was the first highly successful business-oriented programming language, several business-oriented languages were designed before it in the late fifties, including Honeywell-800 Business ...