Linus okays Linux refresh

Hohman, Robin Schreier
February 1999
Network World;02/01/99, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p10
Trade Publication
Reports that Linux has approved the launching of Linux 2.2 computer operating system. Features of Linux 2.2; Functionality and specifications; Applications supported by the computer operating system.


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