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Is Linux is an operating system, and if not, why do people call it an operating system? We answer both questions in this video! We dive into a brief explanation of what an Operating System is, what a kernel is, and the history of linux, gnu, and the naming controversy.FREE Your Mind aims to provide simple, helpful, and easy-to-understand videos on Linux and Free Software. Thanks for watching! Feel free to ask us questions in the comments, like, and subscribe! :) Cheers.Video made with Kdenlive, an open-source video editor: http://kdenlive.org3D motion graphics made with Blender, a free, powerful and open-source 3D Animation Suite: http://blender.org
Nice video with proper commands and configuration files .. keep it up
So I guess Windows is also a kernel, it functions the same way as Linux. Windows loads after a BIOS hand off, just like Linux. This also seems to indicate an operating system doesn't actually exist??? Hmmmm... I'm missing something here.
So if it's loaded first then it's actually linux/gnu :P
linux is not a kernel,it's kernel plus applications plus vt and translated program like bash plus file system to be work as a system.A system need regulated space to write and read data and that's file system.
you look like don't understand it,linux is a operating system which have its file system standardized and base in unix system.Why linux is a operating system?Because it is actually a C based language system which is actually a kind a virtual machine and android is having two virtual machine are linux and dalvikm.any programs are just machine code which is the instruction set memory matrix inside the cpu,and the high level language like C,java...etc work as a operating system!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Thanks man, keep up the great work.
I'm a former IT person who fully understands the distinctions between kernel, drivers, UI, etc. I just call it Linux. Calling it "GNU/Linux" always and inevitably leads to long explanations that cause my audience's eyes to glaze over. But technically calling it "GNU/Linux" is just as misleading, given that a large portion of many modern distributions is not produced by the GNU SF, either (KDE, anyone). So we'd have to start saying "GNU/KDE/Linux", or worse.
I mean what is gnu? Its the stuff made by the gnu project so KDE is technically not GNU while GNOME is. Wayland is not part of GNU. Pulseaudio is not part of GNU. Also its the one who makes tve distribution that decides the name of it
Only 4 videos in 5 years?! Well, that's 4 more than I've made :-)
I hope your channel can become something great. I'll be keeping an eye on it. Good Luck.
try linux mint bro
As I was playing with LibreOffice Impress to familiarize myself with the animations I made a much lower quality vid https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YEBaAcvBzRU that ended with this graphic http://imgur.com/gallery/w6oxQ to visualize to composition.