GNU Project Priscilla
GNU Project » Priscilla
Last modified: Jun 21 2021 00:27:19 GMT+0200 by Priscilla F. Harmanus
- The statements, views and opinions presented in this chapter and the web site as a whole are those of the author and are not endorsed by, nor do they necessarily reflect, the opinions of the author present and former employers, or any other organization the author may be associated with.
Richard Stallman on how he started the GNU project. Also worth reading, "How I Discovered Free Software and met RMS"
Published on 17 mrt. 2013 - Uploaded by TFiR https://youtu.be/UK52v6bCPvg
00:12 well what's GNU plus Linux in 1984 I 00:16 began developing an operating system 00:21 which is a free software replacement for 00:24 Unix now UNIX in 1984 had hundreds of 00:30 components so developing a replacement 00:36 mean meant developing a free replacement 00:38 for every one of those components except 00:42 a few we could do without so in 1992 we 00:48 had almost the entire GNU system but 00:51 one essential important component was 00:54 missing that component is the kernel 00:57 which is the program that's the platform 00:59 on which the other programs run it 01:02 allocates the computer's resources to 01:04 other programs so in 1992 mr. 01:09 Torvalds 01:10 who had written a proprietary kernel 01:12 called Linux liberated it at that point 01:17 the combination of Linux and the 01:20 incomplete GNU system made a complete 01:23 free operating system achieving the goal 01:27 that I had announced in 1983 so the 01:32 result was a system that was basically 01:34 GNU but also contains Linux so it's 01:37 the GNU plus Linux or GNU slash 01:40 Linux system you'll find that most 01:42 people erroneously call the whole thing 01:45 Linux which means you're giving us no 01:47 credit for our work that's not nice 01:50 please please don't do that 01:51 even if other people do that please 01:54 treat us right
Notes and References / Opmerking en Referenties
 Het GNU Project 🇳🇱op Wiki Project iPriscilla.com 🇳🇱 URL http://wiki.ipriscilla.com/nl/projects/the-gnu-project | For English Reading the GNU Project 🇺🇸 on Wiki Project iPriscilla.com 🇳🇱 URL http://wiki.ipriscilla.com/en/projects/the-gnu-project
 Richard Stallman: How he started the GNU project 17 mrt. 2013 TFiR https://youtu.be/UK52v6bCPvg
 About the GNU Project - Free Software Foundation https://www.gnu.org/gnu/thegnuproject.en.html | In het Nederlands Over het GNU-project - Free Software Foundation https://www.gnu.org/gnu/thegnuproject.nl.html
 How I Discovered Free Software and met RMS | Priscilla | GNU Project NL http://gnuproject.nl/en/priscilla/how-i-discovered-free-software-and-met-rms
GNU Project » Priscilla