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(Bill Joy) Author of the
, he was also one of the people at the
University of California at Berkeley
responsible for the
Berkeley Software Distribution
. He also wrote a book on
He was a co-founder of
Sun Microsystems, Inc.
, where he is still (1997) Vice-President of Research. Among his many projects for Sun have been helping to design the
Network File System
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The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010
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