The Mercury News: Luminary in Open-Source Movement Developed the Apache Web Server
Dec 23, 2003, 11:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dan Gillmor)
[ Thanks to Matt for
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"When people think of open-source software and its luminaries,
they tend to think first of Linux and Linus Torvalds. When I asked
Torvalds to suggest some other leading lights inside the
open-source movement, the first person he named was Brian
"'Brian may not be that well-known to the general public,'
Torvalds said in an e-mail, 'but when it comes to tech people,
what's more well-known than Apache...?'"