Title: The History of Linux

Essay Details

Subject: Technology
Author: Gloria S
Date: March 16, 2014
Level:
Grade: A
Length: 3 / 771
No of views: 0
Essay rating: good 0, average 0, bad 0 (total score: 0)

Essay text:

The key missing in his tests was an operating system that had the flexibility craved for by professionals. MINIX was available, though it was still just a study tool and not meant for heavy workloads. With the current spreading trend of open-source, and tools readily available, Linus began developing an operating system that was a deviation for MINIX...

Showed first 250 characters

Do you need an essay?

Here are the options you can choose from:

  • Order plagiarism free custom written essay
  • All essays are written from scratch by professional writers according to your instructions and delivered to your email on time
  • Prices start from $12.99/page

Do you need many essays?

FULL access to essays database

  • This option gives you the immediate access to all 184 988 essays
  • You get access to all the essays and can view as many of them as you like for as little as $28.95/month

He used resources made available through the GNU project (known as GNU's Not Linux), which was a developmental stage of a UNIX-type operating system that was open source. He kept the file system structure, and ported bash(1.08) as well as gcc(1.40), for "practical reasons". Once a small compilation was complete he released it on the web labeling it simply as "0...

Showed next 250 characters

If you cannot find any suitable paper on our site, which happens very rarely, you can always order custom written paper which will be written from scratch by our professional writers and deliver to you on requested time.
  • Your research paper is written by certified writers
  • Your requirements and targets are always met
  • You are able to control the progress of your writing assignment
  • You get a chance to become an excellent student!

Total price: $10.00

 

Common topics in this essay:

Comments

Similar Essays:

Linus Carl Pauling

1 pages / 86 words

Linus Carl Pauling

1 pages / 86 words

Linus Carl Pauling

1 pages / 282 words

Linux

2 pages / 348 words

Set-UID lab

3 pages / 780 words

The History of Linux

3 pages / 771 words

tech

2 pages / 553 words