Re: Don't discredit OVC with falsehoods!

From: Edward Cherlin <edward_dot_cherlin_at_etssg_dot_com>
Date: Sat May 08 2004 - 01:15:54 CDT

On Friday 07 May 2004 08:50, David Mertz wrote:
> > From: Bevharrismail@aol.com
> > Mr. Thompson ...what he did was reveal to the world that for
> > 15 years UNIX had a bug. The bug was installed by him when
> > he wrote the code...
>
> I sure wish that Bev Harris and others would stop leaning on
> this apocryphon. I've seen it increasingly lately, but
> everyone who knows something about it knows the claim is
> false.

The Urban Legends page at Snopes.com doesn't say anything about
it. I'll report it.

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