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people:steve_bourne [2015/12/29 18:20]
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people:steve_bourne [2015/12/31 14:09] (current)
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 ====== Steve ("​srb"​) Bourne ====== ====== Steve ("​srb"​) Bourne ======
  
-[[:​publications:​life_with_unix|Life with Unix]] says:  Created the Bourne Shell. Wrote adb.+[[:​publications:​life_with_unix|Life with Unix]] says: Created the Bourne Shell. Wrote adb. 
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 +[[https://​archive.org/​details/​a_research_unix_reader|A Research Unix Reader]] says: Steve (Stephen R.) Bourne arrived at the time of v6, bringing Algol 68 with him. His definitive programs, the debugger adb, and the "​Bourne shell,"​ although written in C, looked like Algol 68: Steve wrote DO-OD and BEGIN- END instead of { and }. Bourne also contributed macro constructs to the UNIX Circuit Design System
  
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