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From: Bakul Shah <bakul@iitbombay.org>
To: John Cowan <cowan@ccil.org>
Cc: TUHS main list <tuhs@minnie.tuhs.org>
Subject: Re: [TUHS] Coastal cultures, collaboration, creativity and Sun vs DEC.
Date: Thu, 13 Jan 2022 08:32:22 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <E3482F2E-2DEB-41E4-B897-47BC6D69F4F1@iitbombay.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAD2gp_QmswR+59tVPGkagvBOL5tBUpe01-HGbkQTPZgYB-KvLg@mail.gmail.com>

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On Jan 11, 2022, at 11:34 AM, John Cowan <cowan@ccil.org> wrote:
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> On Tue, Jan 11, 2022 at 1:37 PM Dan Cross <crossd@gmail.com <mailto:crossd@gmail.com>> wrote:
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> It seems like Unix is largely a child of the coasts. 
> 
> We can add the eastern coast of Australia, where the original Wollongong group made the first V6 port to the Interdata 7/32 (not to be confused with the Labs port to the 8/32). The Western U.S. company of the same name was formed to sell it, but I don't know if any of the Ozites moved to Palo Alto.

This port to Interdata 7/32 was done by Richard Miller @ the University of Wollongong. AFAIK he is a Canadian (now living in the UK). No idea if any Canadian coastal cultures were involved! Much later he also did the plan9 port to the first RaspberryPi & subsequent models. His coding style is certainly quite minimal.

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  parent reply	other threads:[~2022-01-13 16:32 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 21+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-01-11 18:36 Dan Cross
2022-01-11 18:45 ` Larry McVoy
2022-01-11 18:50 ` John Floren
2022-01-11 19:34 ` John Cowan
2022-01-11 20:17   ` Rob Pike
2022-01-11 20:25     ` George Michaelson
2022-01-11 20:44       ` Rob Pike
2022-01-11 20:57         ` Jon Steinhart
2022-01-11 22:17         ` John P. Linderman
2022-01-11 22:41           ` Andrew Hume
2022-01-12  0:15             ` Rob Pike
2022-01-11 22:14       ` Theodore Ts'o
2022-01-13 15:44     ` Dan Cross
2022-01-12 23:15   ` Greg 'groggy' Lehey
2022-01-13  1:34     ` Adam Thornton
2022-01-13 15:37   ` Dan Cross
2022-01-13 16:32   ` Bakul Shah [this message]
2022-01-13 16:48     ` Richard Salz
2022-01-13 17:20       ` Bakul Shah
2022-01-13 19:56         ` John Cowan
2022-01-12  3:38 Douglas McIlroy

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