Ah, I've long wanted to see the Jargon file without seeing ESR's "additions", and here it is:

@cwebber oh yeah i found that in december, it's great

I love that so many of these are common currency now, and many more are things I just do too, or do something similar (to my knowledge without borrowing from somewhere else, and I've never seen this before!)

@cwebber Hm, what got added? I devoured the 1991 book as a 13 year old, what additions did I absorb?

@mogwai_poet @cwebber nearly anything unix-y/c related was a deviation from the books cultural history as a mit labs artifact, at a time when unix vs lisp was the dichotomy of the moment

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