series used this naming convention
. They even used a disk operating system
called (surprise!) DOS
I used to believe that they had it before Microsoft
did. That Atari, in fact, had invented it. Of course, this was because I
happened to have an Atari before ever hearing of Microsoft
. Now there's an example of Post Hoc ergo Propter Hoc
I also thought that the 8.3 filename was the best thing about MS-DOS.
So much for pathos.