Dennis Ritchie

Dennis Ritchie

was an American computer scientist notable for developing C and for having influence on other programming languages, as well as operating systems such as Multics and Unix.
My work was fairly theoretical. It was in recursive function theory. And in particular, hierarchies of functions in terms of computational complexity. I got involved in real computers and programming mainly by being - well, I was interested even as I came to graduate school.More Dennis Ritchie quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
C++ and Java, say, are presumably growing faster than plain C, but I bet C will still be around.More Dennis Ritchie quotes [10/13/2011 06:10:39]
It seems certain that much of the success of Unix follows from the readability, modifiability, and portability of its software.More Dennis Ritchie quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I fix things now and then, more often tweak HTML and make scripts to do things.More Dennis Ritchie quotes [10/13/2011 06:10:12]
Any editing, software work, and mail is done in this exported Plan 9More Dennis Ritchie quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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