1. Anything that requires heavy wizardry or black art to parse: core dumps, JCL commands, APL or code in a language you haven't a clue how to read. Not quite as bad as line noise, but close.

Compare: casting the runes, Great Runes.

2. Special display characters (for example, the high-half graphics on an IBM PC).

(01 Jul 2002)

Rundle, A, Runeberg, Johan, Runeberg's formula < Prev | Next > rung, runic, run-length encoding

Bookmark with: icon icon icon icon iconword visualiser Go and visit our forums Community Forums