Archive for affection
Chatter about free UNIX systems, such as Linux, BSD and Open Solaris, seems to amplify every incoming month. However, if you haven’t experienced any one of them, you must be puzzled about all the controversies you get across. Honestly, the type affection these systems get hardly reaches any of their competitors.
Following list reflects triumphs of UNIX systems, and what makes them worthy of all the affection they get.
Free UNIX Systems Pride On The Security They Offer
Security is a best feature one can get for his operating system. Up to this mark, last thing one can expect from a UNIX system is a presence of security loophole. No vicious software, such as virus, Trojan, or worm, exists which can endanger UNIX system in wild.
UNIX systems have superlative fool-proof security. It encloses the idea of file permissions. Administrator, group and user require various permissions to write, read or eliminate each distinct file. This implies to any program in use – for example, all that a virus, downloaded through email, can do is corrupt your home directory.
Free UNIX Systems Are Built For General Public
Why a Person using free UNIX system never has to worry about licensing or not getting his system update because of piracy? That is because free UNIX systems, belonging to general public, are registered under GNU general public license or equivalence on BSD. Programmers can please themselves by playing around with these systems or fix something and then post the free patch for everybody.
UNIX system; First Mature OS
First UNIX OS was built at AT&T Bell lab even before the amplification of house hold computers. Everything, possible on computers, first happens on UNIX.