Some geeky traditions did continue in 2020, including FOSDEM — the Free and Open Source Software Developers’ European Meeting. The special 20th-anniversary edition still went off as scheduled in Brussels in early February, giving the community’s developers a chance to hear from one another. And last week the videos finally appeared online — including a …
Interesting story about improvements to user’s home directories on Linux.
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Linux is a family of open source Unix-like operating systems based on the Linux kernel, an operating system kernel first released on September 17, 1991 by Linus Torvalds. Linux is typically packaged in a Linux distribution (or distro for short).
Distributions include the Linux kernel and supporting system software and libraries, many of which are provided by the GNU Project. Many Linux distributions use the word “Linux” in their name, but the Free Software Foundation uses the name GNU/Linux to emphasize the importance of GNU software, causing some controversy.