"It's amazing to me that a book that came out in late 1983 is still technically relevant today; it's insane, but that's how seminal the whole UNIX idea was and how we still depend on everything it does [...] I'm sure you all know ... the entire Internet runs on UNIX, and it's popular world wide."

Rob Pike on "The History of UNIX" youtube.com/watch?v=_2NI6t2r_H

Excuse me while I go re-read my (ancient) copy of "The UNIX Programming Environment" which I've probably read close on 10 times!

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“The number of UNIX installations has grown to 10, with more expected.”

The “UNIX Programming Environment” first edition:
archive.org/details/UnixProgra

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