Linux (commonly pronounce IPA: /ˈlɪnəks/ in English; variants exist) is the name usually given to any Unix-like computer operating system that uses the Linux kernel. Linux is one of the most prominent examples of free software and open source development: typically all underlying source code can be freely modified, used, and redistributed by anyone.

Trivia about linux

  • Most modern supercomputers run on this operating system developed by Linus Torvalds
  • Linus Torvalds is the father of this operating system used on cell phones & supercomputers
  • Sexy Linus Torvalds made us melt when he created this freely distributed UNIX clone in 1991
  • Linus Torvalds developed this upstart computer operating system that's usually available at no cost