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Differences between UNIX and Linux

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http://techie-blogger.com – We are very familiar with Linux and its relation with UNIX.But most us of don’t actually know what are differences between the two. Linux is called Unix-like and is not a true Unix operating system.Linux is a Unix clone written from scratch by Linus Torvalds. Unix is popular operating system, developed by AT&T in 1969 whereas Linux was first released in 1991.Note that the time difference between the introduction of the two is a long 22 yrs.It is a myth that Linux is a GUI for the UNIX core.However,GNOME and KDE are GUIs for GNU/Linux.UNIX is the foundation for a number (General)