Originally Published: Sunday, 30 April 2000 Author: Joseph Kordish
Published to: news_learn_firststep/Firststep News Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

Canada Computes: Utilities the heart and soul of Linux

From a certain point of view, Linux can be seen primarily as a set of utilities bonded together by a common kernel. These utilities form the "toolkit" model that has endeared Unix to programmers, system administrators, and advanced users for more than three decades.