From: Mary Ann Horton <email@example.com>
Subject: [TUHS] Re: The AWK Programming Language, 2nd Ed.: What's new?
Date: Sat, 16 Sep 2023 10:32:24 -0700 [thread overview]
Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org> (raw)
[-- Attachment #1: Type: text/plain, Size: 1503 bytes --]
Thank you all for the kind words about me and my sig.
I'll add there are parts of this book that focus on UNIX history,
although in my next memoir (not started yet) the tech will be the
/Mary Ann Horton/ (she/her/ma'am)
“This is a great book about an amazing journey of a woman
who went through hell to become the person she is today.”
* - Monica Helms, creator of the transgender flag*
"Brave and Important - Don’t miss this wonderful book!"
* - Laura L. Engel, Intl. Memoir Writers Assn.*
Available on Amazon and bn.com. Audiobook on Google Play.
On 9/15/23 13:17, Warren Toomey via TUHS wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 15, 2023 at 05:09:14AM -0400, KenUnix wrote:
>> Yes. I normally keep quiet but what does transgender flags have to do
>> with AWK or Unix??
>> Let's at least stay with what the purpose of this group is.
> I rarely weigh in on things, but I think this one is important.
> The history of Unix is not just of the technology, but also of the
> people involved, their successes and travails, and the communities
> that they built. Mary Ann referenced a book about her life and
> journey in her e-mail's .sig. She is a very important figure in the
> history of Unix and I think her .sig is entirely relevant to TUHS.
> Cheers, Warren
[-- Attachment #2: Type: text/html, Size: 2974 bytes --]
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2023-09-16 17:32 UTC|newest]
Thread overview: 19+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top
2023-09-13 21:28 arnold
2023-09-15 1:40 ` Mary Ann Horton
2023-09-15 3:48 ` arnold
2023-09-16 17:52 ` Mary Ann Horton
2023-09-15 3:49 ` Ajay Shah
2023-09-15 3:54 ` arnold
2023-09-15 9:09 ` KenUnix
2023-09-15 11:24 ` Dan Cross
2023-09-15 20:04 ` Dave Horsfall
2023-09-15 20:09 ` John Cowan
2023-09-15 20:17 ` Warren Toomey via TUHS
2023-09-16 17:32 ` Mary Ann Horton [this message]
2023-09-15 21:08 ` Warner Losh
-- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below --
2023-09-16 1:20 Norman Wilson
2023-09-09 19:51 [TUHS] " markus schnalke
2023-09-09 20:13 ` [TUHS] " christopher fujino
2023-09-10 19:41 ` arnold
2023-09-10 19:59 ` Norman Wilson
2023-09-11 5:59 ` markus schnalke
2023-09-11 13:52 ` Stuff Received
You may reply publicly to this message via plain-text email
using any one of the following methods:
* Save the following mbox file, import it into your mail client,
and reply-to-all from there: mbox
Avoid top-posting and favor interleaved quoting:
* Reply using the --to, --cc, and --in-reply-to
switches of git-send-email(1):
git send-email \
* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
via mailto: links, try the mailto: link
Be sure your reply has a Subject: header at the top and a blank line
before the message body.
This is a public inbox, see mirroring instructions
for how to clone and mirror all data and code used for this inbox;
as well as URLs for NNTP newsgroup(s).