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"In the last few months words like "Linux", "Open Source Software" and something called "GNU" have been bandied about by online magazines and news sources - you've probably seen a few headlines about it. You might already know that Linux is a UNIX-like operating system, and in the course of your work you may have come across a machine running it. Some companies are already planning to deploy it. But nobody seems to know very much about it - how it can be implemented, what it's good for, or even where you can get it."

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