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people:dick_haight [2021/01/01 04:04]
daveplonka added popen, bs per email exchange with Dick Haight, 12 September 2019 and my research (w.r.t versions)
people:dick_haight [2021/01/01 05:25]
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 [[:publications:life_with_unix|Life with Unix]] says: Wrote find, cpio, expr. Added named variables to shell. Major contributor to PWB. [[:publications:life_with_unix|Life with Unix]] says: Wrote find, cpio, expr. Added named variables to shell. Major contributor to PWB.
  
-[[https://archive.org/details/a_research_unix_reader|A Research Unix Reader]] says: Joe (Joseph F.) Maranzano of the USG and Dick (Richard C.) Haight of PWB became de-facto adjunct members of the research group. Haight contributed find, cpio, expr, and popen, all in v7. He also contributed the bs programming language which appeared in PWB/UNIX 2.0, UNIX System III Release 3.0, System V, and many licensed derivatives.+[[https://archive.org/details/a_research_unix_reader|A Research Unix Reader]] says: Joe (Joseph F.) Maranzano of the USG and Dick (Richard C.) Haight of PWB became de-facto adjunct members of the research group. Haight contributed find, cpio, and expr, all in v7. 
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 +By personal communication with Dick Haight we know he also contributed popen (in v7) and the bs programming language. The latter appeared in PWB/UNIX 2.0, UNIX System III Release 3.0, System V, and many licensed derivatives.
  
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