[TUHS] origin of the name 'glob'
random832 at fastmail.com
Sun Jul 9 03:03:37 AEST 2017
On Fri, Jul 7, 2017, at 19:00, Arthur Krewat wrote:
> From GLOB.MAC, TOPS-10 circa 1988 (not sure what version that is):
> TITLE GLOB -- GLOBAL CROSS-REFERENCE DIRECTORY LISTING
> Earliest version in that archive, 7-19-1975 but there are copyright
> dates going back to 1968
> ;COPYRIGHT 1968,1969,1970,1971,1972, DIGITAL EQUIPMENT CORP., MAYNARD,
Looking at the help file, it looks like this is more about global
symbols in object files (i.e. something analogous to nm)
The list of options matches the ones in swtab/sw1tab in the code, so
this is the same tool.
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