[TUHS] Un-released/internal/special UNIX versions/ports during the years?
charles.unix.pro at gmail.com
Sun Feb 26 03:34:54 AEST 2017
On Sat, Feb 25, 2017 at 9:31 AM, Clem Cole <clemc at ccc.com> wrote:
> On Sat, Feb 25, 2017 at 9:32 AM, Larry McVoy <lm at mcvoy.com> wrote:
>> Back in the days of 4MB SPARC machines (and 68K machines) we joked
>> that EMACS stood for Eight Megs And Constantly Swapping.
> To me the good news is was if you could laugh at yourself I think it was
> pretty sign. There were a bunch of them... two more I can remember:
> LISP -- Lots of Insipidly Silly Parens
> Multics - Many Unbelievably Large Tables In Core Simultaneously
PCMCIA - 'People Can't Memorize Computer Industry Acronyms"
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