Talking to UNIX in English: An Overview of an On-Line UNIX Consultant

Robert Wilensky


The goal of the Unix Consultant is to provide a natural language help facility that allows new users to learn operating systems conventions in a relatively painless way. UC is not meant to be a substitute for a good operating system command interpreter, but rather, an additional tool at the disposal of the new user, to be used in conjunction with other operating system components.

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