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The GNU Hurd

Oct 15, 2007, 23:30 (15 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Nobody for this link. ]

"Most Linux users out there, think that their whole system is named just "Linux" (or perhaps the distribution name). For a large number of reasons, which I do not intend to analyse on this post, this is not, and should not be the case. The actual name is GNU/Linux since only the Linux Kernel is "Linux" and the rest of the system (including some vital parts such as glibc or GCC) are parts of the GNU Operating System."

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