Re: [dev] Fwd: [hackers] printf("Rest in peace, Dennis\n"); exit(0);

From: Aleksey Zapparov <>
Date: Thu, 13 Oct 2011 15:48:21 +0200

I believe those who invoved in really good software development knows
who was Ritchie. And all his achievements. About comparisons...
There's a russian proverb: "An empty barrel rattles louder." Jobs was
great man, but in absolutely other field and manner...

RIP, Dennis.

On Thu, Oct 13, 2011 at 3:30 PM, Bryan Bennett <> wrote:
> I saw this this morning when I woke up and I think I know how most
> people felt when they heard of Jobs' passing. Not that either is less or
> more important, but I genuinely care about Ritchie's work and I think
> it a shame that he'll get comparatively little coverage and that most
> people truly don't know his name.

Sincerely yours,
Aleksey V. Zapparov A.K.A. ixti
FSF Member #7118
Mobile Phone: +34 617 179 344
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