[Ilugc] Superb interview with Rob Pike on slashdot.org
siva at dias.ath.cx
Tue Oct 19 10:11:09 IST 2004
One little known factoid seems to be that he's worked a *lot* on text editors
in his youth. What's so fascinating about editors that it attracts the
best hackers (RMS/EMacs, ...)? All the folks who're fighting about CLI/GUI
Emacs, etc. would do well to read this article.
Anyway, the section on filesystems/databases, some of the CS work at
Google labs, the OO analogies, etc. are all fascinating.
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