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LinuxPlanet: Ubuntu Linux--Would You Like Some Community With That?

Feb 03, 2005, 22:00 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Bill Von Hagen)

"Ubuntu is a Debian-based distribution that is probably the most philosophical of all Linux distributions, which is saying a lot in the Open Source space.

"The Ubuntu web site identifies Ubuntu as an ancient African word that means 'humanity to others' and 'I am what I am because of who we all are.' The choice of Ubuntu as the name for this distribution reflects a deep appreciation for the supportive, cooperative collaboration that is the basis of the Open Source Software movement, the global nature of the participants in the Ubuntu project, and the rich, helpful community that is growing up around the Ubuntu distribution..."

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