Copyright © 2003 Eric S. Raymond
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The photograph of Ken and Dennis in Chapter 2 appears courtesy of Bell Labs/Lucent Technologies.
The epigraph on the Portability chapter is from the Bell System Technical Journal, v57 #6 part 2 (July-Aug. 1978) pp. 2021-2048 and is reproduced with the permission of Bell Labs/Lucent Technologies.
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Table of Contents
List of Figures
List of Tables
List of Examples