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Re: [Groff] [groff/patch] transparent gzip

From: Alejandro López-Valencia
Subject: Re: [Groff] [groff/patch] transparent gzip
Date: Sun, 25 Aug 2002 07:38:06 -0500

On Sunday, August 25, 2002 7:03 AM,
Alejandro López-Valencia <address@hidden>:

> [Please edit the recipient headers so that your answers are directed
> to the mailing list *only*]
> the sources of the man application used in Linux, you'll discover it
> was written in those times where a DECstation 5000, with 78Mb RAM and
> a 500 Mb hard drive was US$23000 (yes, three zeroes) a pop; that
> wasn't that long ago (11 years to be exact, free man is a lot older,
> 1885 I think).

Oops! 1985! (Man(1) doesn't work on Babbages's machine ;).

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