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Richard Stallman created a set of programs and libraries called GUN in 1983, but also created the idea of Free Software which later gave inspiration to Open Software via the GNU licence.  
Richard Stallman created a set of programs and libraries called GNU in 1983, but also created the idea of Free Software which later gave inspiration to Open Software via the GNU licence.


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Linux, which is from a guy named Linux Torvalds in Finland 1991. 🐧
Linux by a guy named Linux Torvalds in Finland 1991. 🐧


[[File: Tux.png]] [[File: Linus.png]]
[[File: Tux.png]] [[File: Linus.png]]


Both Android and iOS devices, like iPhones, are based on these systems.


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We are going to interact with these technologies at a much lower and closer level using the Terminal program.
* Start w/ History of Unix...
  - Unix started a Bell Labs, the US, in 1960s
  - Mac OS X, which based on BSD which is from Berkley, CA 1977
  - Linux, which is from a guy named Linux Torvalds in Finland 1991
  - but...what made BSD possible and Linux possible, was the work of Richard Staltzman at MIT who create a set of programs and libraries called GNU. 1983
  - but more importantly Staltzman introduce the idea of free and open software, GNU licience
  - this is contrary to the idea of propriatiary software like adobe design software, which you can not read or change the source code.


* Most all software today still uses at least pieces of these early libraries and programs, but today wil will investigate them on a much lower level, and for fun in the context of emoji.
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  - There is a window into this lower level of software via a program called the Terminal on most computers.
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Latest revision as of 14:40, 3 October 2017

Unix was created in the 1960s at Bell Laboratories in New Jersey.

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Mac OS X, which based on BSD which is from Berkley, CA 1977. 😈

BSD.jpg Berkeley.jpg

Richard Stallman created a set of programs and libraries called GNU in 1983, but also created the idea of Free Software which later gave inspiration to Open Software via the GNU licence.

Stallman.jpg MIT.jpg

Linux by a guy named Linux Torvalds in Finland 1991. 🐧

Tux.png Linus.png

Both Android and iOS devices, like iPhones, are based on these systems.

Iphoneandroid.jpg

We are going to interact with these technologies at a much lower and closer level using the Terminal program.

TerminaIIcon.png