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O’Reilly: Love and UNIX: An Undying Affection

“Why I carry the UNIX torch.”

“What was it about UNIX that won my heart? Like many great
loves, it does not yield to rational analysis…”

“UNIX is mysterious when you first approach. A little
intimidating, too. But despite an unadorned and often plain
presentation, the discerning suitor can tell there’s lot going on
under the surface.”

Complete
story
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