· Naughties
· · 2002
· · · June
· · · · 21 (1 entry)

Mac OS X for the Olde Unix Hack · Back Sto­ry I am a cer­ti­fi­able Olde Unixe Hacke - I did re­al work on a PDP-11/44 run­ning V6 back in 1979 or so, was a full-time sysad­min in the days of 4.1b­sd (and the earth-shaking ar­rival of 4.2) on 11/780s, re­port­ed emacs V12 bugs to RMS in 1985 or so, wrote code for a gen­uine com­mer­cial ship­ping Mo­tif ap­pli­ca­tion (lots of it XLib), wrote a filesys­tem bench­mark named Bon­nie in 1990, an im­proved ver­sion of which ap­pears in a cou­ple of Lin­ux dis­tros, and most re­cent­ly ground out a fair­ly big & hairy C-language Apache mod­ule ...
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