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Re: CHAT: Keyboard (Was: YAC: or more exactly: yetanotherconlangsketch)

From:Robert Hailman <robert@...>
Date:Friday, November 3, 2000, 23:16
Jeff Jones wrote:
> > On Thu, 2 Nov 2000 09:01:01 -0500, Yoon Ha Lee <yl112@...> wrote:
> I read that the first people to use touch typing happened to have QWERTY > keyboards.
That's a credible theory, it fits in well with the idea that the QWERTY system was used on the (technologically) best of the early typewriters. <snip>
> ><thinking> ObConlang, I think you *could* design a typewriter for > >Chevraqis, it'd just be a pain in the butt. > > > >YHL > > Reading this gave me an idea. Why doesn't somebody design a conlang to suit > the typewriter (or keyboard) instead?
That's not a bad idea, but I've got too many conlangs floating around right now to start another. -- Robert