didn't know him well, or very long, but from the short time I did it
was obvious that his great knowledge of programming was equaled with a
generous attitude of sharing that knowledge with others, which is rare
to find these days.
Because of that, and the wealth of code examples he freely gave, I'm
sure Mac will continue to encourage and inspire programmers for years
to come, and to say without shame what he always said -- Qbasic Rules!