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Old 06-13-2016, 06:15 PM   #1
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LXer: 7 Free Operating Systems Not Based on Linux, Windows or OS X


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Microsoft's recent decision to offer FreeBSD images in the Azure cloud is a reminder that GNU/Linux is not the only game in town when it comes to alternative operating systems.Here's a look at lesser-known operating systems. Some are serious, production-quality systems. Others are whimsical or half-baked platforms. All present alternative options for people who want to experiment with something other than Windows, Mac OS X or Linux.

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Old 06-13-2016, 06:24 PM   #2
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Surprising they left out Haiku OS. I'd say it's more stable and usable than ReactOS, although that's honestly not saying much.
 
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They did kind of count BSD a few times there didn't they?


MenuetOS, OpenQNX, maybe Solaris sort of, WebOS maybe? VMS even?
 
  


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