Originally Published: Friday, 17 September 1999 Author: Rob Thomas
Published to: Headline News/Applications Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

Linux Turns 8 Today!

Happy Birthday Linux! The Linux operating system is 8 years old today.

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Linux 0.0.1 was first publicly released on September 17, 1991. It was hacked together on Linus Torvald's 386 at his home in Finland. Eight years later, Linux is riding a multi-billion dollar industry, and is not showing any signs of slowing down.

Happy Birthday Linux!

Linux's Birthday





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