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.
I am new to Unix, because of low RAM, i want to install Unix terminal (command line) without the GUI. Basically, i want to install two Unix OS (without the GUI) on VMware and make a TCP connection between them. I have a total of 2GB RAM on the host computer running window 7, so i want a light version of Unix so that it all runs smoothly.
Why Choose Unix Hosting For Your Site?
By Kaiser Mangampo
UNIX hosting is the type of hosting which uses the UNIX, or some types of Linux, operating system. Although Windows has always been a popular choice as an operating system, UNIX has steadily gained ground, powering an increasing number of servers nowadays. In fact UNIX as an operating system has been around since the 1970s.
I'm writing a C++ program that needs to know how much total physical RAM there is (because the program will perform better the more memory it can use, up to the point where it starts swapping to disk, at which point performance will go down the drain).