Sviatoslav Pestov

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Sviatoslav Pestov

Name: Sviatoslav (Slava) Leonidovich Pestov

Born: Unknown in Tomsk, now Russia

Computer-related contributions

  • Created Factor as a scripting language for a video game which was later incorporated into Java.
  • Began developing jEdit (a popular text editor) in 1998, but left the project in 2006, handing it over to the free software community.