About the Author

Robert J. Chassell (1946–2017) started working with GNU Emacs in 1985. He wrote and edited, taught Emacs and Emacs Lisp, and spoke throughout the world on software freedom. Chassell was a founding Director and Treasurer of the Free Software Foundation, Inc. He was co-author of the Texinfo manual, and edited more than a dozen other books. He graduated from Cambridge University, in England. He had an abiding interest in social and economic history and flew his own airplane.

"Goodbye to Bob Chassell"