[nycbug-talk] Rob Pike Slashdot Interview

csnyder chsnyder
Mon Oct 18 16:40:19 EDT 2004

On Mon, 18 Oct 2004 13:59:35 -0400, Isaac Levy <ike at lesmuug.org> wrote:
> For those of you who abstain from slashdot, or skipped this, Rob Pike
> is a really cool figure in UNIX history...

Intriguing -- I thought one of the big takeways was the Unix Room at
Bell Labs, where development happened because programmers weren't
isolated in their own offices. Then again, maybe they were all just

For those interested in trying Acme -- Pike's uber-editor for Plan9 --
there is a Unix variant called Wily: http://www.cs.yorku.ca/~oz/wily/


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