Berkeley Software Distribution

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Berkeley Software Distribution

A computer operating system that was used between 1977 and 1995. Berkeley Software Distribution was based on and was considered a subset of UNIX.
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We couldn't have built the operating system team we did if we were doing standard Berkeley UNIX like some other people.
Programmers also had to modify the electronic mail program and the Berkeley Unix 4.
On most Berkeley UNIX systems, it is routine for an experienced programmer to be able to trick a privileged system program into executing nonstandard versions of system commands.
Joy received the 1986 ACM Grace Murray Hopper Award for his work on the Berkeley UNIX Operating System.
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