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From: Arnold Robbins <arnold@cc.gatech.edu>
To: rc@hawkwind.utcs.utoronto.ca
Subject: Re: Thoughts on a builtin read
Date: Tue, 21 Sep 1993 12:58:13 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <199309211658.AA03595@penfold.cc.gatech.edu> (raw)
In-Reply-To: Byron Rakitzis's 33-line message on Sep 21, 12:36pm

> Is it time to move onto something else?

It has been for some time, now.  Why do you think Plan 9 was invented?

Alas, the commercial world is just now discovering Unix, and the universities
(at least around here) just want to Get The Next Paper Written using frame
or whatever.  Heaven forbid they should actually *use* an experimental, but
state of the art distributed system.

"Unix is dead, and not only that, it's starting to smell pretty bad too."
   -- Rob Pike

I don't believe in The Gospel According to Pike for everything, but a lot
of the time he's right...

Just spouting off steam,


             reply	other threads:[~1993-09-21 16:58 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 17+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
1993-09-21 16:58 Arnold Robbins [this message]
  -- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below --
1993-09-22 17:18 Steve_Kilbane
1993-09-21 17:26 Arnold Robbins
1993-09-21 17:11 rsalz
1993-09-21 16:52 gjv%atlas%cesar
1993-09-21 16:36 Byron Rakitzis
1993-09-21 16:50 ` Chris Siebenmann
1993-09-21 15:56 malte
1993-09-21 17:02 ` Chris Siebenmann
1993-09-21 15:54 Tom Culliton x2278
1993-09-21 15:15 Alan Watson
1993-09-21 15:09 rsalz
1993-09-21 14:33 malte
1993-09-21 14:20 rsalz
1993-09-21  6:51 malte
1993-09-21 14:19 ` Chris Siebenmann
1993-09-20 22:11 Tom Culliton x2278

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