Who's dead? (was RE: UNIX V7)
mcguire at neurotica.com
Tue Jun 9 22:01:24 CDT 2009
On Jun 9, 2009, at 10:45 PM, Ian King wrote:
> Your definition of "from way back" seems somewhat limited... by the
> way, did you realize that VMS is still a supported OS, more than
> thirty years after its introduction?
Not only supported, but still under very active development!
> Further, your reluctance to use non-screen-oriented editors is,
> shall we say, 'bad juju' in this community. While I certainly
> prefer a screen editor such as vi (and not such as EMACS), I can
> easily do ed or TECO as needed, because I MUST in order to work
> with truly vintage systems. -- Ian
Please cut the guy some slack, Ian. The OP was Kirn, who is 19.
His idea of "way back" is pretty different from yours or mine.
Port Charlotte, FL
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