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 family of free and open-source software operating systems built around the Linux kernel.
- Linux kernel An open-source 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.
- 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".
- 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?.
- Provides FreeOS www
Provides articles, FreeOS, documentation, links to software, and news about Linux and other operating systems. FreeOS.
- 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.
- Get The Linux Counter www
Get yourself and your computer counted among the Linux users. The Linux Counter.
- Looking Unix System Administration www
Looking for a Unix System Administrator Job? or If you are having some Unix and Linux related problem, System Administration, please submit it to me. Unix System Administration.
- News RootPrompt -- Nothing but Unix www
News and information for Unix Sysadmins RootPrompt -- Nothing but Unix.
- List Linux in Business www
List of commercial sites that make use of Linux. Linux in Business.
- An The Case for Linux in Universities www
An explanation of why universities should begin supporting Linux. The Case for Linux in Universities.
- UK LinuxIT www
UK based firm providing Linux systems, LinuxIT, software and support to corporate and individual clients. SuSE, Red Hat, Mandrake, other distributions. LinuxIT.
- Overview IBM Linux Portal - Linux at IBM www
Overview on many projects where IBM uses and implements Linux for its customers and also related software and documentation can be found here. IBM Linux Portal - Linux at IBM.
- Yearly International Linux Kongress - Germany www
Yearly conference in Germany. Linux Kongress - Germany. This conference is one of 3 major, international, grass-roots open-source conferences world wide - the other two are the Ottawa Linux Symposium (OLS) and Linux Conf Australia (LCA) International Linux Kongress - Germany.
- (Portuguese) Projecto Software Livre www
(Portuguese) This is the Linux Conference held in Porto Alegre, Software Livre, Brazil in June of every year. (Livre/Libre means 'liberty' in Portuguese/Spanish). Projecto Software Livre.
- Guide Just Linux www
Guide to the rapidly growing Linux community. Linux. News and software information as well as bbs. Just Linux.
- Links Gordon's Linux Links www
Links to distributions, Linux Links, news, applications, and programming resources. Gordon's Linux Links.
- 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.
- Firm Sun to Drop its Customized Linux www
Firm to phase out its custom Sun Linux and move instead to partner with Red Hat and other mainstream Linux firms, Drop its Customized Linux, a strategy more aligned with other server competitors. [CNET News.com] Sun to Drop its Customized Linux.
- Growing Operating System www
Growing article, System, with links to many related topics. Wikipedia. Operating System.
- Statistics Internet Operating System Counter www
Statistics on Internet OS use, Operating System Counter, WWW, FTP, and News servers. Over 940,000 hosts checked in this 1999 survey. Internet Operating System Counter.
- Alexa: Linux Operating Systems
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Linux Operating Systems
- DMOZ: Linux Operating Systems
dmoz.org Directory: Linux Operating Systems