MetaCard Corporation

Part 9: Acknowledgements and references

I would like to thank the reviewers of my early drafts of this article for their comments and corrections: Sven Delmas, Phil Gardner, Earl Lowe, Tomas Lund, John Ousterhout, Steve Pendergrast, and Brian Raney.


COSE Desktop KornShell

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6. Morin, Richard, Tcl, Tk, and friends, UNIX REVIEW, V11 N4, April 1993, pages 93-94.

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9. Ousterhout, John K., Tcl and the Tk Toolkit, Addison Wesley, 1994.

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18. Winkler, Dan and Kamins, Scot, HyperTalk 2.0: The Book, Bantam, 1990.


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