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A Linux distribution for the Raspberry Pi, derived from Debian
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the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP), a protocol used for modifying and querying items stored in directory services
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the label given to a device connected to a computer network.
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the first actual process (PID 1) spawned during the boot sequence of a UNIX system. Some systems may rely on alternative solutions such as systemd or Upstart (Ubuntu).
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an open-source Web server and a reverse proxy for HTTP, SMTP, POP3 and IMAP protocols, aimed at high performance and low memory usage.
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Comma-separated values: files containing data arrange in a table, with commas to separate columns
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Macintosh hardware made by Apple.
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a X Window System extension, which allows clients to dynamically change X screens, so as to resize, rotate and reflect the root window of a screen.
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the name of the default output file descriptor of a process. Since there is nothing special about `stdout`, you *should not* use this tag. Use [tag:io-redirection] for questions on how to r…
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BusyBox combines tiny versions of many common UNIX utilities into a single small executable.
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svn - A centralized version control system.
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a Linux distriution based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) with extra packages, put together by Fermilab, CERN and others.
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A copy-on-write (COW) file system developed by Oracle included in the Linux kernel.
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a command-line utility that provides disk partitioning functions.
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a disk-encryption specification.
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Limiting the usage of a resource (memory, disk space, CPU time, open files, network bandwidth, …) by a process or a group of processes.
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a shell for Unix-like operating systems and an enhanced, but completely compatible version of the Berkeley UNIX C shell (csh).
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an acronym for "Portable Operating System Interface", a family of standards specified by the IEEE for maintaining compatibility between operating systems.
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A protocol used for low-range, low-power, low-speed communication between devices (phones, keyboard, mice etc...).
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the de facto standard DNS server
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a Linux-based operating system which aims for design stability and simplicity.