The Linux Distro Family Tree

  • Jose Dieguez Castro


The first Linux distributions were created from scratch, having only the Linux kernel and a bunch of dispersed tools (like the GNU Project ones) with which to work. It was necessary to create a series of new tools and scripts to compose what we consider a Linux distro. Over time they would become more sophisticated, advanced, and useful, but the very first distros were created in this way, from zero.


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© Jose Dieguez Castro 2016

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  • Jose Dieguez Castro
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  1. 1.A CoruñaSpain

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