The MLC++ was originally developed at Stanford University. Ronny Kohavi, who was formerly at SGI, led the project with help from Nils Nilsson and Yoav Shoham.
The following people have worked on MLC++ :
Ofer matan and Karl Pfleger have contributed to the design. The project greatly benefited from comments by Wray Buntine, Pat Langley, and Scott Roy.
MLC++ utilities were first released December 1994. Since then, over 350 different hosts have copied the utilities.