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These links deal with aspects of the Gnu-on-Linux system
that are of particular interest to programmers interested in the
use of Linux in the enterprise. The Linux universe is very large
and varied, visit another site for a totally other view of Linux!
- This Web page provided as a public service for Linux
initiates seeking information about advanced programming tools
for Linux. A link here doesn't mean I endorse or even have
tried any products or services referenced by that
- This page is designed to be browsable using a text-mode browser .
- Other Disclaimers
LinuxLinux is available in a bewildering array of components
and collections. Browse around first!
DistributionsThe following is a fairly arbitrary selection
of distributions, not intended to disparage other distributions
- All Architectures
- PowerPC (Macintosh, CHRP, RS6000)
- MkLinux is a
Mach-kernel Linux with development sponsored by Apple
- LinuxPPC is a
monolithic-kernel Linux with development sponsored by the
- Yellow Dog
Linux seems to be a maturing release.
- Sun Sparc
- PNM2PPA is
a filter to allow printing to HP "Win-"printers, e.g., the HP
- SANE is scanner
and InformationRead the Gartner Group's
Debunking Open Source Myths .
- Visit our BSD Page ... BSD is an
interesting free software alternative to Linux.
- Visit our Operating Systems page
for notes on other operating system ideas.
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