That's a name I haven't heard for a long time. I knew David, he is
a good guy. Smart guy.
Do you have a link?
On Wed, May 01, 2019 at 09:01:20PM -0400, Nemo Nusquam wrote:
I just finished reading "Life under the Sun"
by David Yen, a 296-page
collection of anecdotes in historical order covering his 20y at Sun. An
amusing, and sometimes sad, read.
Here are two: (1) During the Serengeti project, Sunsoft lost the only person
who knew FORTH and they waited two months to find someone to modify the OBF.
(2) Google's purchasing dep't rejected their engineers' purchase
requisitions for T1 machines because they were single-sourced, despite
running their search s/w six times faster than comparably priced Intel
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