Subject: Re: author of ping
To: Michael Richardson <>
From: Charles M. Hannum <>
List: tech-net
Date: 04/29/2001 21:50:35
On Fri, Apr 27, 2001 at 06:34:01PM -0400, Michael Richardson wrote:
>   A friend says that the original author of ping(8) got killed in a car
> accident (slashdot content apparently).  Should we put a requiem in the
> man page?

You might have noticed that I already recognized him in the 1.5 release
announcement (not that anyone ever reads those)...