[TUHS] tangential unix question: whatever happened to NeWS?
norman at oclsc.org
Thu Jan 28 12:48:23 AEST 2021
Borenstein wrote a book ("Programming as if people mattered: Friendly
Programs, Software Engineering, and Other Noble Delusions") in which he
mused about W and X and Andrew. (A very nice read but horribly
expensive -- fortunately I bought it when PUP had reasonably priced
abebooks.com is your friend here. I just bought a used paperback copy
for about USD 15 including shipping to Canada. There are others of
similar price. Shipping to the US is probably a little cheaper.
There's at least one copy available from a seller in the UK as
well (and doubtless some from other countries if you dig further
in the listings).
For those who don't know, ABE is a central place for independent
booksellers, including used-book shops, to sell online. You get
a good deal and support a worthwhile small business (not just ABE
but the individual selling shop) at the same time.
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