= G =
GOSMACS /goz'maks/ n.
[contraction of `Gosling
EMACS'] The first EMACS-in-C implementation, predating but now
largely eclipsed by GNUMACS. Originally freeware; a
commercial version was modestly popular as `UniPress EMACS' during
the 1980s. The author, James Gosling, went on to invent NeWS
and the programming language Java; the latter earned him
--The Jargon File version 4.3.1, ed. ESR, autonoded by rescdsk.