Welcome to the Slashdot Beta site -- learn more here. Use the link in the footer or click here to return to the Classic version of Slashdot.
Before you choose to head back to the Classic look of the site, we'd appreciate it if you share your thoughts on the Beta; your feedback is what drives our ongoing development.
Beta is different and we value you taking the time to try it out. Please take a look at the changes we've made in Beta and learn more about it. Thanks for reading, and for making the site better!
Dean Chouinard writes "For inspiration I occasionally peruse the web pages of Dennis Ritchie, Brian Kernighan and Ken Thompson.
I recently found a pointer to the
following classic paper by Ken Thompson.
Other interesting papers are listed under the
Check for New Comments