Some Thoughts On: Just for Fun

Just for Fun is a book by Linus Torvalds and David Diamond about the past life of Torvalds, the creation of Linux and his views on the technical world. I mainly bought it because I wanted a nice summary of Unix history and what Torvalds’ mindset looks like. Just finished it recently and wanted to share some quick thoughts on it and why you should read it. The book uses a lot of “nerd humor”, it is indeed more like a personal biography than a raw documentation of Linux history, just like you would expect from Linus Torvalds....

March 28, 2015 · 3 min · 546 words · Gian Sass