[TUHS] crt0 -- what's in that name?

Dan Cross crossd at gmail.com
Tue Jun 13 04:29:45 AEST 2023

On Mon, Jun 12, 2023 at 2:22 PM ron minnich <rminnich at gmail.com> wrote:
> This came up lately in the riscv firmware universe. Someone named early boot bt0, I mentioned crt0, and ... when did that name first appear? I first saw it in v6 but I'm sure it was long before.

The Unix tree shows it in 2nd Edition:
That would suggest it was more or less contemporaneous with C itself.

        - Dan C.

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