[TUHS] Questions regarding early Unix contributors

Clem Cole clemc at ccc.com
Fri Sep 25 06:16:58 AEST 2015


BTW:  If I can find one of my old CMU tapes and it is still readable - I
should have a version from before it was released in PWB or elsewhere.  I
know I >>had<< it in one of CMU EE directories but I do not have that
online these days.

BTW: Historical note, the reason the errors were in UPPER CASE was because
Ted was a MTS hacker and I was a TSS hacker before Unix and that's how MTS
and TSS signaled errors.

Clem

On Thu, Sep 24, 2015 at 4:13 PM, Clem Cole <clemc at ccc.com> wrote:

>
> On Thu, Sep 24, 2015 at 3:04 PM, Jeremy C. Reed <reed at reedmedia.net>
> wrote:
>
>> The extensive rewrite to the fsck code happening between 4.1
>> and 4.3. fsck.c split up into main.c and others in August 1981, even
>> though 4.2 a later year still shipped fsck.c and not the new code.
>>
>
> ‚ÄčIIRC - Kirk did that as part of the FFS work he started. ‚Äč
>
>
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