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Linux is a family of open source Unix-like operating systems based on the Linux kernel, an operating system kernel first released on September 17, 1991 by Linus Torvalds. Linux is typically packaged in a Linux distribution (or distro for short).

Distributions include the Linux kernel and supporting system software and libraries, many of which are provided by the GNU Project. Many Linux distributions use the word "Linux" in their name, but the Free Software Foundation uses the name GNU/Linux to emphasize the importance of GNU software, causing some controversy.


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[–] [email protected] 9 points 3 months ago (3 children)

I didn't know I needed multi-coloured terminal text until I saw the 2nd image. It looks so much more readable!

[–] [email protected] 2 points 3 months ago

It's not only more readable because of the color, they also rearranged everything.

[–] [email protected] 1 points 3 months ago

Install and run "btop".

You could scroll down to the screenshots on the GitHub page, but I had a friend recommend btop to me and seeing it for the first time running on my own machine was an experience. Highly recommend.