Computers History Pioneers Muuss, Michael John
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The architect of BRL-CAD, a substantial third-generation CSG solid modeling system available free of charge, and the author of ping and ttcp.
BRL-CAD
Constructive Solid Geometry (CSG) 3D modelling system originally developed by the US Army, now an open-source project. Package includes an interactive geometry editor, ray tracing support for rendering and geometric analysis, network distributed framebuffer support, image-processing and signal-processing tools.
Michael John Muuss
Details of his research interests.
Monopoly
Parody song written by Mike Muuss to the tune of "Yesterday", bemoaning broken game software.
Slashdot:The Author of Ping is Reported Dead
Discussion thread of people reacting to news of his death. Includes possibly tasteless technical jokes such as "RIP: 100% packet loss." (November 23, 2000)
The Register: PING Author Killed in Car Crash
Kieren McCarthy's article about Muuss' death. (November 22, 2000)
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