These names reflect the current Cold Project Contributors and
Developers, not necessarily those who have contributed to any
Cold or ColdMUD development in general. If you find any discrepancy
in this list, please contact Brandon about it.
Developers and Contributors:
Brandon Gillespie - Project Lead 1994 ~ 2002
Greg Hudson (original Author of ColdMud)
Robert de Forest
- Greg Hudson creates C-- as a programming language project at MIT,
His primary purpose is to focus upon creating a performant
object-oriented language where object instances are also persistent in
The language is later renamed to ColdC due to another language already
using the name C--.
- ColdMUD 0.1 is released by Greg Hudson.
- The Cold Dark is established as a virtual community online to expand
the initial baseline in C-- created by Greg Hudson.
- Various other versions of ColdMUD have been released up to this time,
finalizing with Greg Hudson's last official release of ColdMUD version 0.10.
Greg's remaining work became version 0.11. Jordan Baker
added patches for bug fixes that had been passed around,
which included cooperative multitasking through the use of
suspend()/resume() and pause().
Brandon Gillespie and Alex Stewart take the source and continue development
under the ColdC Project, rewriting the core language library as the Cold Core,
and keeping the language driver up to date.
- Second Cold Core release.
Genesis 1.0 is released (the language and database interpreter which was previously coldmud).
Genesis 1.1-STABLE is released, this is the first publicly stable release
of any ColdC server.
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