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MUDII Forum Index General Chat Happy 40th Birthday MUD!
Author Happy 40th Birthday MUD!
Heiach
Wizard



Joined: Oct 31, 2001
Posts: 529
From: I can't remember!
Posted: 20-10-2018 20:24   
Today is the fortieth birthday of _MUD_.

On 20th October, 1978 (possibly two or three days earlier, we're not exactly sure) Roy Trubshaw sat down at a computer terminal at Essex University and coded the first version of a program he called _MUD_, the Multi-User Dungeon.



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kaif
cleric

Joined: Aug 02, 2012
Posts: 140
Posted: 20-10-2018 20:30   
That is a lot of candles!!

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Vulnax
explorer

Joined: Oct 19, 2001
Posts: 642
From: North West
Posted: 22-10-2018 19:58   
As it deserves...

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Vulnax
explorer

Joined: Oct 19, 2001
Posts: 642
From: North West
Posted: 22-10-2018 19:59   
Was there any 40th anniversary event then?

If so I missed it ... <snif>


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Vulnax
explorer

Joined: Oct 19, 2001
Posts: 642
From: North West
Posted: 22-10-2018 20:06   
http://www.youhaventlived.com/qblog/2018/QBlog201018A.html

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Heiach
Wizard



Joined: Oct 31, 2001
Posts: 529
From: I can't remember!
Posted: 26-10-2018 22:46   
No sadly there wasn't. I only found out on the day that it was the official anniversary day!

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