*nix Thread, I may have found a distro for me. in Technical; Originally Posted by DAZZD88
I always thought both Linux and BSD were unix based, so are fairly similar?
Similar, but ...
13th January 2011, 12:24 PM #16
Similar, but different. BSD and Linux have completely different kernels, written separately. (http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3599/...3c07a0fe_z.jpg).
Originally Posted by DAZZD88
They follow certain standards, but they are not really the same.
13th January 2011, 12:26 PM #17
- Rep Power
Here you go ^_^
Originally Posted by FN-GM
FreeBSD: An Open Source Alternative to Linux
ack! you two beat me to it! xD
13th January 2011, 12:38 PM #18
Remember if you type man <command> it will tell you how to use that command (press q to quit)
Originally Posted by localzuk
Also without wanting to go into technical details BSD and OS X are Unix, Linux is similar to and based on Unix but it is not Unix.
Last edited by somabc; 13th January 2011 at 12:42 PM.
18th January 2011, 12:28 PM #19
Sn0w L1nuX Based on the Super Leet URL this distro is going to be awesome! /s
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