Electrical Engineering
      and Computer Sciences

Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences

COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

UC Berkeley

The Evolution of Berkeley UNIX

Domenico Ferrari

EECS Department
University of California, Berkeley
Technical Report No. UCB/CSD-83-155
December 1983

The current plans for the evolution of the Berkeley UNIX operating system are outlined. The objective of these plans is to make the system capable of offering its users various degrees of autonomy, transparency, and user power. The possible stages of such evolution, and the projects that have been recently undertaken to provide the bases for stage-to-stage transitions are briefly described.


BibTeX citation:

@techreport{Ferrari:CSD-83-155,
    Author = {Ferrari, Domenico},
    Title = {The Evolution of Berkeley UNIX},
    Institution = {EECS Department, University of California, Berkeley},
    Year = {1983},
    Month = {Dec},
    URL = {http://www.eecs.berkeley.edu/Pubs/TechRpts/1983/6338.html},
    Number = {UCB/CSD-83-155},
    Abstract = {The current plans for the evolution of the Berkeley UNIX operating system are outlined.  The objective of these plans is to make the system capable of offering its users various degrees of autonomy, transparency, and user power. The possible stages of such evolution, and the projects that have been recently undertaken to provide the bases for stage-to-stage transitions are briefly described.}
}

EndNote citation:

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%A Ferrari, Domenico
%T The Evolution of Berkeley UNIX
%I EECS Department, University of California, Berkeley
%D 1983
%@ UCB/CSD-83-155
%U http://www.eecs.berkeley.edu/Pubs/TechRpts/1983/6338.html
%F Ferrari:CSD-83-155