From: Larry McVoy <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: Dan Cross <email@example.com> Cc: TUHS main list <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: Re: [TUHS] Coastal cultures, collaboration, creativity and Sun vs DEC. Date: Tue, 11 Jan 2022 10:45:14 -0800 [thread overview] Message-ID: <20220111184514.GX3441@mcvoy.com> (raw) In-Reply-To: <CAEoi9W4dwfacM63KCfBTqi3_O7e=Bb9=9O1e+GPi_41A=z8W4g@mail.gmail.com> On Tue, Jan 11, 2022 at 01:36:27PM -0500, Dan Cross wrote: > It seems like Unix is largely a child of the coasts. Notable work in Utah, > Colorado and Chicago aside, it seems the bulk of early Unix work happened > in either the greater New York metro area in northern New Jersey or the > greater Bay area around San Francisco. There is a reason that a ton of the kernel group at Sun were from Wisconsin, well, UW-Madison grads. UW did some porting work, added NFS to BSD, they were quite active in the 1980s.
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