unix precursors (corrected URL)

Paul West pdub at accesscom.com
Fri Jun 9 10:29:55 AEST 2000

Sorry for the repeat, I mistyped a URL in the first version.


lars brinkhoff wrote:
> How about ITS, did it influence Unix?

ITS was quite idiosyncratic, and I do not recall that Richie or Thompson
ever mentioned it as an influence on Unix. But you can judge for
yourself, if you want.

The ITS Reference manual is available at

The source code and system documentation for ITS has been released under
the GPL, and is at

Happy historical hunting!

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