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Linux. Danielle Gatsos MCDM Com 585. What is Linux?. An open source operating system. Open source means that unlike Windows, Linux is customizable. Linus Torvalds. Linus Torvalds. Created Linux as a student at the University of Helsinki in Finland.

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Linux
Linux

Danielle GatsosMCDMCom 585





Linus torvalds
Linus Torvalds customizable.


Linus torvalds1
Linus Torvalds customizable.

Created Linux as a student at the University of Helsinki in Finland.



In 1994 torvalds released the linux kernel1
In 1994 Torvalds released the Linux Kernel. customizable.

This is the heart of all Linux systems and is developed and released under the GNU General Public License.


Thousands of programmers began working to enhance linux
Thousands of programmers began working to enhance Linux, customizable.

This is the heart of all Linux systems and is developed and released under the GNU General Public License.

And the OS grew and improved rapidly and freely.



Contributors are encouraged to add to the kernel1
Contributors are encouraged to add to the kernel, customizable.

provided that they keep their contributions free.


Linux is now a customizable.main alternative for proprietary Unix and Microsoft Systems…


As an operating system its customizable.typical applications are:


As an operating system its customizable.typical applications are:

Task Scheduling

Memory Management

Disk Management


As an operating system its customizable.typical applications are:

Task Scheduling

Network Management

Memory Management

Security Management

Disk Management

Other I/O services manager:

keyboard, mouse, video, printers, etc.


Linux is successful because it is customizable.

Freely distributed


Linux is successful because it is customizable.

Functional

Freely distributed


Linux is successful because it is customizable.

Adaptable

Functional

Freely distributed


Linux is successful because it is customizable.

Robust

Adaptable

Functional

Freely distributed



It has been adopted worldwide as a server platform. customizable.

And desktop use is on the rise.


At the Linux collaboration Summit in April 2010 it was announced that the next frontier Linux is a mass produced mobile platform.


Currently Linux can be installed of a variety of computer hardware including embedded devices (such as mobile phones, smartphones and wristwatches) to mainframes and computers.


View a Linux Commercial Here. hardware including embedded devices (such as mobile phones, smartphones and wristwatches) to mainframes and computers.


Download the live linux cd knoppix here suitable for linux beginners
Download the Live Linux CD Knoppix hardware including embedded devices (such as mobile phones, smartphones and wristwatches) to mainframes and computers.Here. Suitable for Linux beginners.


Thank you for viewing. hardware including embedded devices (such as mobile phones, smartphones and wristwatches) to mainframes and computers.

Additional resources:Linux.comMobile Linux


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