Re: HELP URGENT "LINUX IS UNIX???"
Date: Tue, 30 Sep 2003 10:45:11 -0700
Frank Erb wrote:
> I need some help to convince someone (a professional) that Linux is
You need to explain why you are given this task, and what it means. Arguing
that Linux is or is not Unix is a certain way to create lots of heat,
little light, and less clarity.
Linux has a lot in common with Unix.
I know that IBM Unix is AIX, SUN Unix is SOLARIS, COMPAQ Unix is
> Can I say that RedHat Unix is Linux??
Yes, and you can say that a chestnut horse is a horse chestnut. But does it
mean anything? That depends on your intention.
> The argument has to be based on facts and if possible statements or web
Such an argument can never be anything but an argument.
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