[FoRK] DEC in the past; was Re: What do you think of my

Joseph S. Barrera III joe at barrera.org
Thu Jul 25 13:19:55 PDT 2013


On 07/25/2013 01:14 PM, Marty Halvorson wrote:
>
> I should also note that the chief architect of VAX VMS was also the 
> chief architect of one of the very early versions of Windows. I forget 
> his name (Dave ???), but I think it was Windows for Work Groups. 

Dave Cutler was the chief architect of Windows NT and thus of every 
modern version of Windows (NT, 2000, XP, Vista, etc).

Windows for Workgroups was just a networked-up Windows 3.1 which ran on 
top of DOS.

- Joe



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