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Re: Names of 'bits'

Postby Wonks » Thu Jul 25, 2019 7:53 am

Maybe a measure of how bad something sounds?
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Re: Names of 'bits'

Postby ConcertinaChap » Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:12 am

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'

Postby Wonks » Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:17 am

Definitely an Elf for that.
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Re: Names of 'bits'

Postby Folderol » Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:37 am

Oh dear :?
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Re: Names of 'bits'

Postby Dave B » Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:45 am

So we could describe my guitar playing as approx 10^12 TerraWonks.

Which is nice.

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

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Re: Names of 'bits'

Postby Wonks » Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:51 am

A Folderol for a measure of how complicated something electronic is to repair?
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Re: Names of 'bits'

Postby Wonks » Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:55 am

Dave B wrote:So we could describe my guitar playing as approx 10^12 TerraWonks.
That's one YottaWonks.
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Re: Names of 'bits'

Postby Logarhythm » Thu Jul 25, 2019 11:33 am

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:
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Re: Names of 'bits'

Postby desmond » Thu Jul 25, 2019 11:44 am

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:
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Re: Names of 'bits'

Postby ConcertinaChap » Thu Jul 25, 2019 11:56 am

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'

Postby ManFromGlass » Thu Jul 25, 2019 12:59 pm

On behalf of the dim who think manual is an uncapitalized person’s name -

Big Thing
Little Thing
Wobbly Thing
etc..
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Re: Names of 'bits'

Postby Logarhythm » Thu Jul 25, 2019 3:48 pm

ConcertinaChap wrote:Glad to see someone's noticed at last. You've no idea of the bribes it cost ...

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Somewhere between £0 and £127, presumably? :tongue:
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Re: Names of 'bits'

Postby Folderol » Thu Jul 25, 2019 5:47 pm

Logarhythm wrote:
ConcertinaChap wrote:Glad to see someone's noticed at last. You've no idea of the bribes it cost ...

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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:
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