[TUHS] Were all of you.. Hippies?

Larry McVoy lm at mcvoy.com
Mon Mar 27 08:06:37 AEST 2017


On Sun, Mar 26, 2017 at 07:31:30AM -0400, Ron Natalie wrote:
> Maintaining records iwas far from unheard of at the time networking showed up in UNIX.    Think about how the UNIX tape driver works.

I think that unix "records" are just a struct in binary in the file.  That's a
little different (a lot different?) than what most operating systems mean by
records.  Unless I'm mistaken.


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