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TPI: Larry Wall wins Free Software Foundation Award

Oct 10, 1998, 13:06 (0 Talkback[s])

Larry Wall won the Free Software Foundation Award for the Advancement of Free Software for his many contributions to the advancement of freely distributed software, most notably Perl.

His other widely-used programs include rn (news reader), patch (development and distribution tool), metaconfig (a program that writes Configure scripts), and the Warp space-war game.

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