Re: "GNU/Linux" vs. "Linux"
Jakob 'sparky' Kaivo wrote:
> Martin Schulze <joey@finlandia.Infodrom.North.DE> writes:
> > Ok folks, why is Debian called "GNU/Linux" instead of simply "Linux"?
> > Is that documented somewhere? On a web-page, faq, other document?
> IIRC, Debian was originally funded by the FSF, who wouldn't have it
> any other way. Leavinger personal opinions aside in the hopes of not
> starting a flame war, it makes sense especially given that there is
> now a Debin GNU/Hurd distribution.
That was not the point and not the source of my question. But
thanks anyway. Brendan O'Dea got me the URL:
The good thing about standards is that there are so many to choose from.
-- Andrew S. Tanenbaum