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Old 08-03-2003, 02:13 AM   #1
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Unhappy Question About Linux

There is an Original Linux Distribution is there not, some of my friends have the Original Linux, not red hat not suse, just the regular linux, is there anywhere i can download/purchase the original linux OS? If anyone has any comments or can help i would appreciate it
Old 08-03-2003, 02:23 AM   #2
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i havn't seen Orginal Linux distro, but Slackware is nice `clear unixlike` distro.
Old 08-03-2003, 03:07 AM   #3
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Yeah i know slackware is like, but there is an orig linux OS, but they just stopped distributing it, either that or its rare to find
Old 08-03-2003, 03:51 AM   #4
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are you after the linux kernal Linus Torvalds made?

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Old 08-03-2003, 07:24 AM   #5
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i have never heard of an orig linux....linux is the kernel...a distro is the kernel with the surrounding apps/utils....

but of course ive been wrong many times before.........


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