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

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To: Philippine Linux Users' Group (PLUG) Newbies Discussion List
Subject: RE: [plug-newbies] Re: Network Operating System
Please read through this: http://www.catb.org/~esr/hackerlore/sco-vs-
ibm.html then tell me that Linux is a Unix/UNIX clone.

And I still think that clone corresponds to an exact copy -- and since
Linux is NOT an EXACT COPY of UNIX, then it's not a clone. Plain and
simple.

Maybe my point-of-view is not the same as yours, but mine is clear
enough.

On Sat, 2005-06-11 at 16:19 +0800, Rosaldo Garcia wrote:
> i think that diagram is enuff to clear someone's point-of-view on this
> matter ;P
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: plug-newbies-bounces@???
> [mailto:plug-newbies-bounces@lists.linux.org.ph]On Behalf Of xrm user
> Sent: Saturday, June 11, 2005 3:45 PM
> To: Philippine Linux Users' Group (PLUG) Newbies Discussion List
> Subject: RE: [plug-newbies] Re: Network Operating System
>
>
> btw... Ngayon ko lang nalaman daming Unix flavors ng
> Unix.:) Lalo na ang Mac OS X...
>
> --- xrm user <xrmuser@???> wrote:
>
> > Look at this...
> >
> >
> http://unix.ittoolbox.com/nav/t.asp?t=317&p=317&h1=317
> >
> > or
> >
> > Topic definition: A flavor can be a distribution of
> > the UNIX operating system, or a UNIX-like operating
> > system. The major flavors include both commercial
> > and
> > open source versions.
> >
> >     *  AIX (80)
> >     * FreeBSD (117)
> >     * IRIX (25)
> >     * Mac OS X (139)
> >     * OpenBSD (53)
> >     * Caldera/SCO (17)
> >     * Tru64/Digital (32)

> >
> >
> >
> >     * BSD/OS (28)
> >     * HP-UX (59)
> >     * Linux (13)
> >     * NetBSD (40)
> >     * Solaris (126)
> >     * Others

> >
> >
> > --- Dean Michael Berris <mikhailberis@???>
> > wrote:
> >
> > > Nope, Linux is NOT a UNIX flavor
>
>
>
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