Also, is there still CIS49? (was Re: [NBLUG/talk] Unix/Linux class

Troy Arnold troy at
Tue Dec 5 22:28:52 PST 2006

On Tue, Dec 05, 2006 at 08:11:13AM -0800, Scott Doty wrote:
> So, without further fanfare, I present the original project documents for my
> CIS49 project from the Summer of 1992: Building a Linux box that SRJC
> students could dial up to and run elm.

Thanks for posting these, Scott.  Nermal was my first taste of Unix.  As a
command-line junkie unknowingly paralyzed by DOS, this first access to a
real shell was like breaking out of the Matrix.  Tab completion, job
control, so many sexy utilities in /usr/bin...


tarnold at

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