In the most recent episode of our podcast, @cwebber and @emacsen take a walk down memory lane about 8 bit computers, DOS and Unix command lines and the way that the imagery and mystique of the terminal may be holding us back.

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@librelounge @cwebber @emacsen great episode, wish it was longer because there is a lot to unpack there

@librelounge @cwebber @emacsen curses somehow being equally inside the machine as command line, I think may partly relate to the terminal abstraction being so spare & simple and so influenci g dev of such tools ... similar to the 8bit machines' graphics. Dev affordances

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