Re: [plug-newbies] Re: Network Operating System

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Author: Mhac Janapin
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To: Philippine Linux Users' Group (PLUG) Newbies Discussion List
Subject: Re: [plug-newbies] Re: Network Operating System
Is not *clone* a "one-to-one" copy? As in, CD cloning; or DNA cloning.
If Linux is a clone, then it wouldn't be any different from Unix.

Ahhh... semantics.

Mhac

On 6/10/05, fooler <fooler@???> wrote:
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> From: "Dean Michael Berris" <mikhailberis@???>
> To: "Philippine Linux Users' Group (PLUG) Newbies Discussion List"
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> Sent: Thursday, June 09, 2005 7:23 PM
> Subject: Re: [plug-newbies] Re: Network Operating System
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> > (To clear things, Linux has no affiliation whatsoever with ANY of the
> > UNIX distributions out there. UNIX and Linux are completely different
> > animals, and calling one a clone of another would be incorrect -- even
> > if the README file says so.)
>
> i dont see any good point of yours why you made so complex that linux is a
> not a clone of unix... once you *imitate* something is called a clone...
> thats the simplest definition of a *clone*... linux is an imitation of
> unix.. and therefore linux is a clone of unix...
>
> fooler
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