New to Python - block grouping (spaces)
mwilson at the-wire.com
Sun Apr 19 20:25:59 CEST 2015
On Mon, 20 Apr 2015 03:53:08 +1000, Steven D'Aprano wrote:
> On Mon, 20 Apr 2015 02:03 am, Rustom Mody wrote:
>> Well evidently some people did but fortunately their managers did not
> You are assuming they had managers. University life isn't exactly the
> same as corporate culture.
IIRC Thompson, Ritchie, et al. were working at Bell Labs. Legend has it
that management would not buy them a Multics, so they were forced to
write their own using the hardware they had.
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