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251098a0 kevind1999-08-08 19:44:35 +00001AUTHORS of findutils
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40e8824d jay2005-01-08 12:26:34 +00003I do not know the name of the original author of the findutils
4package, but the authors of all the major components are known. Eric
5B. Decker contributed GNU find and Michael Rendell contributed xargs.
6James A. Woods contributed locate.
251098a0 kevind1999-08-08 19:44:35 +00007
8Here are the names of some authors culled from ChangeLog and
40e8824d jay2005-01-08 12:26:34 +00009miscellaneous other files. The main criterion for whether your name
10ends up in this file or in THANKS is that the people with entries here
11donated code or documentation which was significant enough to require
12a copyright assignment.
251098a0 kevind1999-08-08 19:44:35 +000013
14The locate program and its helper programs are derived (heavily
15modified) from James Woods' public domain fast-find code, which is
16also distributed with the 4.3BSD find.
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18Eric B. Decker
40e8824d jay2005-01-08 12:26:34 +000019Michael Rendell
251098a0 kevind1999-08-08 19:44:35 +000020David J. MacKenzie
21Jim Meyering
22Tim Wood
23Kevin Dalley <kevind@rahul.net>
e736cf1c jay2005-05-25 19:57:40 +000024Paul Eggert <eggert@cs.ucla.edu>
3d94a7c3 jay2003-06-16 19:45:53 +000025James Youngman <jay@gnu.org>
c8a8054e ericb2007-08-19 15:31:38 +000026Jay Plett
40e8824d jay2005-01-08 12:26:34 +000027Paul Sheer
4a251359 jay2005-05-02 23:33:08 +000028Dmitry V. Levin
5b762089 jay2005-06-08 22:08:59 +000029Bas van Gompel
c8a8054e ericb2007-08-19 15:31:38 +000030Eric Blake <ebb9@byu.net>
3d94a7c3 jay2003-06-16 19:45:53 +000031
32The current maintainer of the findutils package is James Youngman.
33Questions about findutils should be addressed to the mailing list,
34<bug-findutils@gnu.org> which, contrary to the impression given by its
35name, is used for general discussion of the findutils package.