[TUHS] Lions book (not Origin of the name 'strategy'
imp at bsdimp.com
Thu Jan 10 03:55:54 AEST 2019
On Wed, Jan 9, 2019 at 10:50 AM Bakul Shah <bakul at bitblocks.com> wrote:
> On Wed, 09 Jan 2019 11:20:28 -0500 Clem Cole <clemc at ccc.com> wrote:
> > Ditto, (actually I have three -- two copies of the new one to show some
> > the younger engineers at work). Having the text is wonderful, but it does
> > seems like a heretical act to be grepping through sources as Tex files;
> > when the original was in roff.
> From the preface:
> The co-operation of the ``nroff'' program
> must also be mentioned. Without it,
> these notes could never have been produced in this form. However it has
> yielded some of its more enigmatic
> secrets so reluctantly, that the
> author's gratitude is indeed mixed.
> At any rate use of the CM fonts is a bit jarring.
> Everyone who downloaded these sources for grepping has bought
> a paper copy of the Lions book, right?
Yea. But the github version doesn't have the 'appendix' that the Amazon
version has with the listing with the line numbers as corresponding to the
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