Linux PDA cell phones - Linux on Android compatible cell phones? ; jor Ubuntu
On Mon, 2010-12-13 at 13:25 +0700, rhizoma rio wrote:
> So, if linux is kernel, and android is modified kernel for embedded
> system purpose, can we say android is linux
> > On Dec 13, 2010 3:41 AM, "MR ZenWiz" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > On Fri, Dec 10, 2010 at 11:55 PM, rhizoma rio <email@example.com>
> > wrote:
> > > it's confusing me? what ...
> > You are correct - Linux is the kernel. Period.
> > A "distro" is a particular Linux-based distribution of a complete
> > system - kernel + standard system commands "required" to run Linux
> > on
> > a machine (mostly from GNU/FSF) + usually now one or more graphical
> > desktop manager (typically GNOME or KDE, but there are many others,
> > too) + whatever other options the distro happens to include (server
> > packages, development packages, and many, many, many more).
> > Distros include Ubuntu, Debian, Mandriva, Red Hat, CentOS, Fedora,
> > Mint, Slackware, SCO, Gentoo, Novell/SuSE and so on. Each one has
> > its
> > own particular bent and/or flavor, so pick one you like and go with
> > it.
Please don't top post. It was confusing as merry hell trying to figure
out who wrote what from your reply. Please sin no more. Ric
My father, Victor Moore (Vic) used to say:
"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.
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