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 ====== Dick Haight ====== ====== Dick Haight ======
  
-[[:publications:life_with_unix|Life with Unix]] says:  Wrote find, cpio, expr. Added named variables to +[[:publications:life_with_unix|Life with Unix]] says: Wrote find, cpio, expr. Added named variables to shell. Major contributor to PWB
-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, 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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