Re: administration of initscripts
On Mon, Apr 22, 2013 at 07:51:42PM +0100, Jonathan Dowland wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 21, 2013 at 12:31:25AM +0100, Kevin Chadwick wrote:
> > Jonathan Dowland wrote:
> > > If you were a faithful follower of Kernighan UNIX philosophy, you
> > > wouldn't touch those nasty BSDs with a bargepole.
> > Rubbish
Finally found one of the references I was remembering, "Cat -v considered
harmful" - http://harmful.cat-v.org/cat-v/ - Rob Pike and Brian Kernighan
complaining about the impurity of some of the innovations that UCB had
added to UNIX at the time, circa 1983.