Computing Systems 1988

A quarterly publication of the USENIX Association

Volume 1 • Number 3 • Summer 1988

USENIX Association and Editorial Board

Greetings and Felicitations by Michael D. O'Dell, Editor-in-Chief

GRAB—Inverted Indexes with Low Storage Overhead by Michael Lesk, Bellcore

An Application of a Fast Data Encryption Standard Implementation by Matt Bishop, Dartmouth College and NASA Ames Research Center

Effects of copy-on-write Memory Management on the Response Time of UNIX fork Operations by Jonathan M. Smith and Gerald Q. Maguire, Jr., Columbia University

Controversy: Window Systems Should Be Transparent by Rob Pike, AT&T Bell Laboratories

Contributors to This Issue