Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Don Libes
- Computer scientist at NIST.
- Performs computer science research on interoperability.
- Designer of numerous implementations of STEP, a family of ISO standards and draft standards for product management.
- Known as the person responsible for one of the earliest network-shared memory ports on UNIX and the first port of XINU on UNIX.
- Creator of the public domain software Expect, used in automating and testing interactive applications such as telnet, ftp, passwd.
- Exploring Expect: A Tcl-based Toolkit for Automating Interactive Programs (1995).
- Obfuscated C and Other Mysteries (1993).
- Life With UNIX: A Guide For Everyone (1989).