[hackerspaces] Fwd: The UNIX Operating System « adafruit industries blog
matt at nycresistor.com
Thu Sep 6 21:20:13 CEST 2012
piffle. this is way cooler.
On Thu, Sep 6, 2012 at 12:17 PM, Jerry Isdale <isdale at gmail.com> wrote:
> Following on the history tidbits in the TRON thread, today AdaFruit posted a
> link to a 1982 video on UNIX.
> "video from 1982 featuring Ken Thompson, Dennis Ritchie, Brian Kernighan,
> Alfred Aho, and Lorinda Cherry discussing key features of UNIX."
> Lots of topics are introduced as new and cool that we now take for granted.
> At the time, UNIX had been available with commercial support by 3rd party
> companies for 6+ years.
> Its a nice to look back at historical origins - although it is also an
> example of brilliant techies poorly producing videos (stilted speech, etc)
> Jerry Isdale
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