[TUHS] Paper discussing Unix boot process?
Greg 'groggy' Lehey
grog at lemis.com
Thu Apr 11 11:45:39 AEST 2019
On Thursday, 11 April 2019 at 8:53:42 +1000, Warren Toomey wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 10, 2019 at 06:24:56PM -0400, Clem Cole wrote:
>> http://www.lemis.com/grog/Documentation/Lions/index.php is the Lions
>> book including PS and PDF and in the original troff thankfully.
>> [Why someone would convert it to tex is a little beyond me].
> That's all I knew at the time :-)
A bit of background: the sources come from a uuencoded posting on
alt.folklore.computers in May 1994 (almost exactly 25 years ago;
that's interesting in context of 50 years of Unix). It was titled
"Leo's notes", and I grabbed them before they disappeared. I didn't
meet Warren in person until some years later.
The source comes from scans that Warren made, and they contain typical
scan errors. I have a number of patches backed up that I should
apply; I'll send another message when I have.
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