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Linux and all other boring stuff

  1. 1. Linux and all other boring stuff.. Abhinav Badola Bad+ola
  2. 2. Some of the Epic Quotes • “Value your freedom or you will lose it, teaches history.” -Richard M. Stallman • Kill me if I am wrong, but open source is the best friend of a computer engineer. It is even more friendly than a dog. – I said it.. :D
  3. 3. Who introduced Linux..?
  4. 4. So we can say that Linus is the father of Linux, though not biologically.. :D
  5. 5. • is a Unix-like computer operating system • one of the most prominent examples of free software and open source development: typically all underlying source code can be freely modified, used, and redistributed by anyone • The name "Linux" comes from the Linux kernel, started in 1991 by Linus Torvalds
  6. 6. So what exactly is Linux..? • Linux is a kernel. • Any operating system that is based on Linux kernel is termed as Linux. • So that is why in market, there are several Linux based Operating system that are out into the market. • Ubuntu, Fedora, Red-Hat, OpenSuse, Gentoo, Mint, and on and on and on…
  7. 7. KERNEL..?? What is that..?? Only understands in 0100110001010101 0101010001001010 0101001010000101 0100101010100010 (known as Binary Language) Only understands in Alphabets and Numbers Kernel
  8. 8. So now what is an Operating System..?
  9. 9. So what all operating system do we have in Market..??
  10. 10. And how many out of these are Linux…??
  11. 11. So where all is Linux used..? • Predominantly known for its use in servers • Supported by corporations such as Dell, Hewlett- Packard, IBM, Novell, Oracle Corporation, Red Hat, and Sun Microsystems, Google • Used as an operating system for a wide variety of computer hardware, including desktop computers, supercomputers, video game systems, such as the PlayStation 2 and PlayStation 3, several arcade games, and embedded devices such as mobile phones (Android), routers, wristwatches, and stage lighting systems
  12. 12. Linux is predominantly used by all Software Giants like Google, Facebook, Yahoo, Valve, and so on as their servers. So what exactly is a server..?
  13. 13. So how was Linux developed..?
  14. 14. Ok this is good so far. I understand that Linux is a very good operating system. And it is free. But Why Should I Use It..?? and What benefits do servers get by using Linux..?
  15. 15. All right before we move to the next slide. Which is world’s most widely used Operating System in the world..? (a) MacOS (b) Ubuntu (c) Windows (d) Linux Mint
  16. 16. Is it old or new..?
  17. 17. Now comes a list of some of the most popular Linux based Operating Systems..!!
  18. 18. Thank You..!! 