Linux kernel is one of the most popular and powerful platforms to work upon, but do you know all the facts about Linux? Read the article to know more.
ittle did Linus Torvald know that his kernel would become a cult someday. Linux kernel, in the primitive form, was of no practical use. Later, Linux and GNU developers collaborated to integrate the components of GNU with Linux to make a functional and free OS.
The Department of Defence of the US also uses Linux extensively. The Red Hat Linux runs the nuclear submarines of the State.
The Scientific Linux controls the particle accelerator at CERN. It is based on Red Hat Linux and is again a free and open OS.
Linux has a special place in Hollywood as well. Visual effects of Titanic and Avatar were developed in 3D applications on Linux platform using FOSS software.