Plan 9 was developed by Bell Labs as a successor to Unix. Although for various reasons it never quite materialized as such, a fair amount of development still went into Plan 9. My question is, what -...
I read in a book written by Robert Love that: Linux supports the dynamic loading of kernel modules. He said this is the difference between Linux and Unix, but I seem to recall there is also KLD ...
What does uni mean in unistd.h Does it mean unix? or universal? What is it?
I am looking for specific details as to why isn't GNU/Linux currently SUS(Single UNIX Specification) v3 or even better SUS v4 compliant? What application apis and user utilities does it miss or ...
Is UNIX an acronym? What does it stand for?
Possible Duplicate: Beginning to learn Unix and Linux I was working with .net for the past few years and now i am put into a project that has unix. I really dont know unix. where should i ...
So, there are lots of different versions of Unix out there: HP-UX, AIX, BSD, etc. Linux is considered a Unix clone rather than an implementation of Unix. Are all the "real" Unices actual descendants ...
I've noticed that throughout the Internet, within forums and blog posts, Unix always has a * in the word, whether it is *nix or Un*x, as I noticed at the welcoming banner at the Unix StackExchange ...
What things should any self-professed UNIX expert have under their belt? I'm looking to fill any gaps in my knowledge. Some things I can think of off the bat: Shell (interactive and scripting) ...