Difference between Linux and Unix

Linux VS UNIX 1. History The history of UNIX dates back to 1969. Through the years, it has developed and evolved through a number of different versions and environments. Most modern UNIX variants known today are licensed versions of one of the original UNIX editions. Sun’s Solaris, Hewlett-Packard’s HP-UX, and IBM’s AIX are all flavors … Read more

Package Management in Linux

Packages  in Linux Packages are archives that contain binaries of software, configuration files, and information about dependencies. The main features that most package management applications provide are: • Package downloading: you can download packages from package repositories which are provided by operating system. Here only authenticated packages can be downloaded from a single trusted provider. … Read more

Best Linux distribution of 2017

Distribution of Linux A Linux distribution is often abbreviated as distro. It is an operating system based on Linux kernel. Almost 600 Linux distributions exists with close to 500 out of those in active development. Each distribution has its own significance. For Example: embedded devices – OpenWrt personal computers – Linux mint supercomputer – Rocks … Read more

Linux distribution

A Linux distribution is often abbreviated as distro. It is an operating system based on Linux kernel. Almost 600 Linux distributions exists with close to 500 out of those in active development. Each distribution has its own significance. e.g. embedded devices – openwrt personal computers – Linux mint supercomputer – Rocks cluster distribution server – … Read more

Linux History

History of Linux There was a young man named Alxender Graham Bell. Bell had just patented his telephone and was having growing pains because the demand for his new investigation was so strong. Needing a bigger company he then went to the giant at the time, Western Union and asked them if they would buy … Read more