Hey. What's Linux?

Discussion in 'Member Introductions' started by Grumpy, Mar 28, 2012.

  1. Grumpy

    Grumpy New Member

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    I'm just kidding!

    I know what Linux is and I know it's basic functions. I'd consider myself an intermediate user. Not so much a noob as I know about it and can do some stuff with it, but not an expert as I definitely have a lot to learn about it!

    Looking forward to learning with you all!

  2. Akendo

    Akendo New Member

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    Testing Question: What do you think is Linux?
  3. lucasbytegenius

    lucasbytegenius New Member

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    Linux is this weird penguin I found on my doorstep this morning, he's a bit on the chubby side:
    220px-Tux.png

    Also, welcome to the forum :) Glad to see you.
  4. DaReaper

    DaReaper New Member

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    And he's a Penguin!! xD


    Anyways Welcome to LinuxForum Grumpy, Hope you have a nice time :p
  5. DarthVader3257

    DarthVader3257 New Member

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    Before I joined this site, the topic heading was what I thought to myself about Linux due to my lack of knowledge towards the subject. Now I have more knowledge of Linux after joining this site. Good luck with all!
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    kreso93 New Member

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    Hey welcome to the forums. Nice thread title ;)
  7. paolochicha

    paolochicha New Member

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    Strictly speaking, Linux is nothing but the Linux kernel. However, term Linux is used to describe Linux as an an operating system. The term Linux distribution is used to refer to the various operating systems built on top of the Linux Kernel.
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    Hi Grumpy! I'm also an intermediate user and like you, I find this community a great place to learn more about the Linux world. I just joined today by the way. Welcome to the forums :)
  9. Melissa

    Melissa New Member

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    You sound just like I did not too long ago lol. But at least you have some experience :)
  10. JayGould

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    Welcome Grumpy! I remember you from PHPBBC, nice to see you again.

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