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[ih] DMR has left the building...

Just saw this, which I forward here for those, like me, who hadn't heard:

 Dennis Ritchie, computer-programming pioneer, dies

As someone who had a Unix long enough ago that it still had /sys/ken and
/sys/dmr directories, I am mildly embarrassed to admit that I thought the
names stood for 'kernel' and 'direct memory <something>' - only later did
the penny drop!

One of the Greats....