Cool Factoid Worth Rememberin’ for the Day

Today, MINIX is best known as a footnote in GNU/Linux history. It inspired Linus Torvalds to develop Linux, and some of his early work was written on MINIX. Probably too, Torvalds’ early decision to support the MINIX filesystem is responsible for the Linux kernel’s support of almost every filesystem imaginable”. One of these days (when i have too much time on my hands, haha) i’m goin’ to have to install MINIX & take it for a spin! 😉


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