unix precursors

Eric Fischer enf at pobox.com
Fri Jun 9 09:21:44 AEST 2000

Lars Brinkhoff writes,

> How about ITS, did it influence Unix?

If nothing else, the "more" program began as a copy of an ITS feature.
And people think of emacs as a Unix program, but it came to Unix from
ITS and brought with it things like the "info" documentation format.


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