csci 25 :: daily challenge 1
Submitting your work:

Complete this exercise on your own.

(1) Fill in all of the "Answer" boxes, (2) press "Prepare PDF", then (3) print the answer grid.

Email your PDF as an attachment to jboydt@foobt.net.

Questions:

Operating system, UNIX history, Linux history, Linux distribution

Your name:
  1. What is an operating system?
    Answer:
  2. When was the first version of UNIX created, and who created it? When was the Linux project started, and who started it?
    Answer:
  3. What is a Linux distribution? List three specific Linux distributions.
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  4. Why can we say that, even though UNIX and Linux are not the same thing, learning one is essentially learning the other? What distribution are we using in this course?
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Total points for this daily challenge:

100 points