[TUHS] [TUHS} rm command

Doug McIlroy doug at cs.dartmouth.edu
Thu Apr 26 07:30:17 AEST 2018

Fake news knocks on the doors of Unixland: there's absolutely
no truth to the claim that the rm command was written by
Robert Morris. Rm was there from the beginning, when only
two people wrote Unix code--Thompson and Ritchie. In fact,
it would have been on PDP8 Unix, which Morris never used.


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