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From: dick balaska
Subject: Re: re Cassini
Date: 5 May 2017 20:49:47
Message: <590ce56b$1@news.povray.org>
Am 2017-05-05 10:45, also sprach Stephen:

> No arguing about the precision and shininess of German engineering. But
> Umlauts originally were the product of Linotype hot metal splatter.
> Rather than reset the type with new slugs. They became a feature.

Fake news!

Pope Pius II praised Gutenberg's use of umlauts 500 years before 
Linotype was invented.


-- 
dik


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From: Stephen
Subject: Re: re Cassini
Date: 5 May 2017 22:31:09
Message: <590cfd2d@news.povray.org>
On 5/5/2017 9:49 PM, dick balaska wrote:
> Am 2017-05-05 10:45, also sprach Stephen:
>
>> No arguing about the precision and shininess of German engineering. But
>> Umlauts originally were the product of Linotype hot metal splatter.
>> Rather than reset the type with new slugs. They became a feature.
>
> Fake news!
>
> Pope Pius II praised Gutenberg's use of umlauts 500 years before
> Linotype was invented.
>
>
You bit before Clipka. :D

+1 Me :)

But you probably don't know. I've worked on Linotype machines, photo 
typesetters.

It was an ambush. :)

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Regards
     Stephen


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From: Jörg "Yadgar" Bleimann
Subject: Re: re Cassini
Date: 6 May 2017 07:01:37
Message: <590d74d1$1@news.povray.org>
Hi(gh)!

On 04.05.2017 22:32, Cousin Ricky wrote:

> Yes, so long as you don't sell them.

No, I just would like to publish them on my YouTube channel - like I did 
with the adaptions of Dan Byers' clips - for example: 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F00mjZSZKH8

See you in Khyberspace!

Yadgar


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