Subject: [boost] Dennis Ritchie passed away
From: Nevin Liber (nevin_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-10-12 22:56:07
via Rob Pike - 8:02 PM - Public
I just heard that, after a long illness, Dennis Ritchie (dmr) died at
home this weekend. I have no more information.
I trust there are people here who will appreciate the reach of his
contributions and mourn his passing appropriately.
He was a quiet and mostly private man, but he was also my friend,
colleague, and collaborator, and the world has lost a truly great
-- Nevin Liber <mailto:nevin_at_[hidden]> (847) 691-1404
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