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    What's the difference between Linux and Unix


    I wish someone would write a definitive description of the differences between linux and unix. Like linux uses a package manager and unix uses ports and why?

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    This is not a comparision between only two things, there are a lot of unixes.
    wikipedia provides a good overview
    Unix-like - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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    Here's a succinct history of UNIX and its variants written in 1999. It doesn't explain the differences but does explain where they came from. A Quick History of UNIX

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