[TUHS] RIP J.F.Ossanna

Larry McVoy lm at mcvoy.com
Tue Nov 28 10:14:48 AEST 2017


Indeed.  As a big roff fan, not having had the chance to meet him is a
bummer, might have been fun.

On Tue, Nov 28, 2017 at 09:05:19AM +1100, Dave Horsfall wrote:
> We lost J.F. Ossanna on this day in 1977; he had a hand in developing Unix,
> and was responsible for "roff" and its descendants.  Remember him, the next
> time you see "jfo" in Unix documentation.
> 
> --
> Dave Horsfall DTM (VK2KFU)  "Those who don't understand security will suffer."

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