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Malcolm McLean
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On Dec 7, 2:57*am, Gene <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
> I'm really pushing old memories here, but the Ctl-Z business in
> Windows is a legacy of early MSDOS and ultimately CPM, from which many
> of the ideas of MSDOS were shamelessly copied (well, MSDOS _did_ use
> back- rather than forward slashes...).

Which must have cost tens of millions of dollars in problems with
software not being compatible between Unix and PCs, purely because of
the path specification issue.

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