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Re: Names of 'bits'

PostPosted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 7:53 am
by Wonks
Maybe a measure of how bad something sounds?

Re: Names of 'bits'

PostPosted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:12 am
by ConcertinaChap
Possible but the CC might be more apt for that. How about a measure of lust for the latest Behringer synths, or would the Elf be a better unit for that?

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Re: Names of 'bits'

PostPosted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:17 am
by Wonks
Definitely an Elf for that.

Re: Names of 'bits'

PostPosted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:37 am
by Folderol
Oh dear :?

Re: Names of 'bits'

PostPosted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:45 am
by Dave B
So we could describe my guitar playing as approx 10^12 TerraWonks.

Which is nice.

Um ... sorry ... which is not nice ...

:D

Re: Names of 'bits'

PostPosted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:51 am
by Wonks
A Folderol for a measure of how complicated something electronic is to repair?

Re: Names of 'bits'

PostPosted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:55 am
by Wonks
Dave B wrote:So we could describe my guitar playing as approx 10^12 TerraWonks.
That's one YottaWonks.

Re: Names of 'bits'

PostPosted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 11:33 am
by Logarhythm
ConcertinaChap wrote:Possible but the CC might be more apt for that.
Surely you of all people already have the greatest fame/ubiquity in this corner of the forum?
There can be very few of us who don't use MIDI ConcertinaChap numbers to control our synths :mrgreen:

Re: Names of 'bits'

PostPosted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 11:44 am
by desmond
Logarhythm wrote:There can be very few of us who don't use MIDI ConcertinaChap numbers to control our synths :mrgreen:

He was formalised in the 1.0 spec many decades ago, and is still going strong... :thumbup:

Re: Names of 'bits'

PostPosted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 11:56 am
by ConcertinaChap
Glad to see someone's noticed at last. You've no idea of the bribes it cost ...

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Re: Names of 'bits'

PostPosted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 12:59 pm
by ManFromGlass
On behalf of the dim who think manual is an uncapitalized person’s name -

Big Thing
Little Thing
Wobbly Thing
etc..

Re: Names of 'bits'

PostPosted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 3:48 pm
by Logarhythm
ConcertinaChap wrote:Glad to see someone's noticed at last. You've no idea of the bribes it cost ...

CC
Somewhere between £0 and £127, presumably? :tongue:

Re: Names of 'bits'

PostPosted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 5:47 pm
by Folderol
Logarhythm wrote:
ConcertinaChap wrote:Glad to see someone's noticed at last. You've no idea of the bribes it cost ...

CC
Somewhere between £0 and £127, presumably? :tongue:
Dunno. Could be as much as £16129, for each of 15876 'contributors' from up to 16 'countries' ... in addition to that 119 * £127 :bouncy: