[TUHS] History of popularity of C

Jim Capp jcapp at anteil.com
Fri May 22 02:18:56 AEST 2020

Again, based on recollections, what got me immediately interested was that I regarded C as a "portable assembler". It was one of the earliest implementations of "write-once-run-anywhere". 

From: "Tyler Adams" <coppero1237 at gmail.com> 
To: "The Eunuchs Hysterical Society" <tuhs at tuhs.org> 
Sent: Thursday, May 21, 2020 11:27:26 AM 
Subject: [TUHS] History of popularity of C 

Does anybody have any good resources on the history of the popularity of C? I'm looking for data to resolve a claim that C is so prolific and influential because it's so easy to write a C compiler. 

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