Early "open hw" projects (was Re: 32k boxen)

From: Steven M. Jones <classiccmp_at_crash.com>
Date: Sat Aug 3 14:16:01 2002

> A little while ago I received an e-mail from one Lynne Greer Jolitz
> talking about the 375. Any relation to Bill? Did Bill have a sex change
> perhaps?

I remember Bill's wife being very active and involved in 386BSD getting
out into the world, possibly to the extent of taking some interviews. I
believe her name is Lynn, but I'm not positive.

> > Surely this box enjoyed a fair bit of success?
> Actually not.

I suppose I should have inferred this from the fact that I hadn't run
across or retained the name. Sad. But I'll defer on picking up the long
sad thread of commercial Unix, etc. Doubtless considered too recent by
many on the list. ;^)

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