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NewsForge: BSD Cognoscenti on Linux

Jun 15, 2005, 17:30 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jem Matzan)

"NewsForge: What are some of the similarities, differences, and synergy--if any--between the Linux kernel and the BSDs?

"Theo de Raadt: Well I am sure by now you all know that Linux is just a kernel, while OpenBSD is a complete Unix system: kernel, device drivers, libraries, userland, development environment, documentation, and all the tools you need to continue doing development. That said, based just on completeness of functionality, it is not handled like a Linux distribution, not at all..."

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