[TUHS] 14 new TUHS members

Larry McVoy lm at mcvoy.com
Thu Dec 22 01:31:46 AEST 2016


You newcomers are in for a treat.  A bunch of the original Unix people
are here.  All sorts of gems get teased out.

I get that too "young" feeling, I was just a little too young to make 
it to Bell Labs.  Not sure they would have let me in but if I had
been younger I would have fought hard to get in, those guys were my
inspiration.

On Wed, Dec 21, 2016 at 03:04:09PM +0000, Edouard KLEIN wrote:
> I too got there from Hacker News.
> 
> I like to read stories from the Unix Lore, and discover the history of the
> tools that are everywhere in my computing environment at home and at work.
> I fear I'll have nothing to contribute, as I'm younger than System V, but
> I'll read the list with interest :)
> 
> On Wed, 21 Dec 2016 at 15:41 Kay Parker <kayparker at mailite.com> wrote:
> 
> > Hello,
> >
> > I'm researching Computer history, especially Unix. I noticed the
> > mentioned article reading a mail from this great list.
> >
> > On Wed, Dec 21, 2016, at 05:16 AM, Avinash Sonawane wrote:
> > > On Wed, Dec 21, 2016 at 2:33 PM, Warren Toomey <wkt at tuhs.org> wrote:
> > > > All, I've just got back from a few days away to find 14 new
> > subscription
> > > > requests to the TUHS mailing list. Welcome aboard to you all.
> > > >
> > > > Normally I only get one request a month
> > >
> > > May be it's because "How Unix made it to the top"[0] made it to the
> > > front page of Hacker News[1], a forum frequented by geeks.
> > >
> > > [0] http://minnie.tuhs.org/pipermail/tuhs/2016-December/007519.html
> > > [1] https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=13204054
> > >
> > > --
> > > Avinash Sonawane (rootKea)
> > > PICT, Pune
> > > https://rootkea.wordpress.com
> >
> >
> > --
> >   Kay Parker
> >   kayparker at mailite.com
> >
> > --
> > http://www.fastmail.com - The professional email service
> >
> >

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