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1
Q

who developed the UNIX operating system

A

Ken Thompson and Dennis Ritchie of Bell Laboratories

2
Q

kernel

A
  • part of an os
  • main core
  • talks diretly to the hardware
  • manage resources
  • memory management, file systems, device control and networking.
3
Q

GNU

A

-gnu is not unix

4
Q

who developed linux

A

linus torvalds

5
Q

What kind of release does Testing and Unstable have?

A

rolling

6
Q

What package manager does RHEL use?

A

rpm

7
Q

What operating system is Ubuntu based off of?

A

debian

8
Q

What is RHEL branched off of?

A

fedora

9
Q

What is Linux Mint based off of?

A

ubuntu

10
Q

What is the name of openSUSE’s Administration/Installation Tool?

A

yast

11
Q

shell

A

is basically a program that takes your commands from the keyboard and sends them to the operating system to perform.

12
Q

in gui, there is terminal and console what are they?

A

programs that launch a shell for you

13
Q

everything in linux is a

A

file

14
Q

root directory

A

The first directory in the filesystem

15
Q

paths

A

location of files and directories