Flavors of UNIX

Different flavors of UNIX

Currently, there is a multitude of UNIX Version.

proprietary UNIX:

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  • AIX

  • HP/UX

  • MacOS X

  • ...

free UNIX:

  • GNU/Linux

  • OpenBSD, FreeBSD, etc.

  • GNU Hurd

  • ...

Not to mention all the variants of GNU/Linux:

  • Ubuntu

  • Fedora

  • CentOS

  • Gentoo

  • Slackware

  • OpenSuse

  • ...

Because of all these variants of UNIX, the software may differ more or less strongly between versions. However, their names and main features remain identical 😃