Holy cow, I wrote a book!
Anon wants to know why
I am listed in
the credits for the video game Quake
under the "Special Thanks" section.
"Were you an early tester/debugger?"
I've never played a game of Quake in my entire life.
most of the rest of the Windows 95 team)
but after a while,
first-person-shooter games started giving me a headache.
By the time Quake came out, I had already abandoned playing FPS games.
I don't remember what it was that I did specifically,
but it was along the lines of helping them with various
technical issues related to running under Windows.
At the time, I was a kernel developer,
and the advice I gave was almost certainly related
to memory management and swapping.
Sorry it wasn't anything exciting.