Linux is a free Unix-type operating system originally created by Linus Torvalds and constantly developed further with the assistance of many developers from around the world. Linux includes true multitasking, virtual memory, shared libraries, demand loading, proper memory management, TCP-IP networking, and other features common with modern operating systems. Developed under the GNU General Public License, the source code for Linux is freely available to everyone. Linux can be downloaded for free off the Internet. There are many applications that provide Linux with the power and stability it enjoys today. The Linux section contains resources related to Linux and the Linux ecosystem. Linux Operating Systems Software Computers.
The development of Linux is one of the most prominent examples of free and open-source software collaboration. (wikipedia)
- Linux A Unix-like computer operating system assembled under the model of free and open-source...
- Linux kernel A monolithic Unix-like computer operating system kernel.
- Linux distribution An operating system made from a software collection, which is based upon the Linux kernel and...
- 9885 Linux An asteroid.
- Unix System Administrator's Resources www
Many useful sources of information on Unix system administration. System Administrator's Resources.
- Non-profit Linux International www
Non-profit association of groups, International, corporations, and others that work toward promoting and helping direct the growth of the Linux operating system and community. Linux International.
- Definition What Is...Linux? www
Definition of Linux and description of its history, Is...Linux?, relation to GNU and other UNIX systems, and links to related sites. What Is...Linux?.
- University "Linux was invented here" www
University of Helsinki - Department of Computer Science. was invented here". Information about Linux and get the latest kernel versions and recent Linux kernel mailing list archives. "Linux was invented here".
- Provides FreeOS www
Provides articles, FreeOS, documentation, links to software, and news about Linux and other operating systems. FreeOS.
- Get The Linux Counter www
Get yourself and your computer counted among the Linux users. The Linux Counter.
- This GNU/Linux Command Line Tools Summary www
This document is an attempt to provide a summary of useful command line tools available to a GNU/Linux based operating system. Command Line Tools Summary. It is a summary which can be used to learn about and how to use many of the tools available to a GNU/Linux based operating system. GNU/Linux Command Line Tools Summary.
- Movie Revolution OS www
Movie featuring interviews with Linus Torvalds, OS, Richard Stallman, and others. Revolution OS.
- An The Case for Linux in Universities www
An explanation of why universities should begin supporting Linux. The Case for Linux in Universities.
- Consulting X/OS www
- Products Open Source and Linux from HP www
Products include servers and clusters. Source and Linux from HP. News, documentation, product information, and event calendar. Open Source and Linux from HP.
- Sydney, Ubuntu Down Under www
Sydney, Down Under, Australia, 25 - 30 April 2005. We especially welcome members of the Ubuntu community who are keen to help set the agenda and the goals for the October release of Ubuntu, 5.10, codenamed "Bendy Badger". Ubuntu Down Under.
- European LinuxTag www
European Linux conference for businesses (website in German, LinuxTag, some parts translated to English). LinuxTag.
- Features Little Igloo www
Features news, Igloo, free software, and a Linux museum. Little Igloo.
- Offers LinuxWaves.com www
Offers a searchable Linux links directory, LinuxWaves.com, SPAM-free Linux email, latest Linux news, community message boards, Linux books, downloads, and a Linux store. LinuxWaves.com.
- Source-based Lunar-Linux www
Source-based distribution based on a GPLed package management system named Sorcery; fork of Sorcerer GNU/Linux. Lunar-Linux. Not a business. Developed and maintained by people who got together to preserve and extend technology they liked using. Lunar-Linux.
- Designed rPath Linux www
Designed to be easy to produce derivative distributions from using the Conary distributed software management system. Linux. Closely tracks upstream stable packages. rPath Linux.
- The Convergence International www
The non-Wintel user group, International, supporting Acorn, Amiga, Apple, ARM, Be, NCs, PowerPC, Psion, Unix and other alternative operating systems. Services include a non-Wintel news summary. Convergence International.
- Weblog OSNews: Exploring the Future of Computing www
Weblog style online magazine on operating systems and computing environments. Exploring the Future of Computing. Daily updates, reader forum with many comments. OSNews: Exploring the Future of Computing.
- Alexa: Linux Operating Systems
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Linux Operating Systems
- DMOZ: Linux Operating Systems
dmoz.org Directory: Linux Operating Systems