Linux Academy Quizzes
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What operating system inspired Linus Torvalds to create his own open source operating system?
A very versatile web server available for Linux, besides Apache, that has built-in load balancing options is?
The following are examples of systems that can use Linux:
GPS Software, Android
What is a widely-used open source database server used in many organizations today?
The following items are what usually make up a full-blown Linux distribution: Core Unix tools, supplemental software, installers, startup scripts or services, and
the Linux kernel.
Operating systems have been around for quite a while. What are some possible operating systems other than Linux?
Windows, DOS, OSX
What is the philosophy behind making applications free to download and use?
FSF stands for which open source organization?
Free Software Foundation
The following are the two primary development models found in the open source development world:
Cathedral Model, Bazaar Model
GNU is an acronym that stands for what?
Gnu's Not Unix!
It is required that the application's _____ must be made available when released under the GNU GPL (General Public License.)
What is an open source alternative to Adobe Photoshop?
Which of the following are possible development languages that you might find within a Linux development machine?
C, Python, PHP
The following is a Linux distro:
You can download the source code for the latest release of the Linux kernel and modify it and create your very own Linux Distro. True or False?
Select possible package management command line tools:
dpkg, yum, apt
Which of the following is a widely-used open source server application that is on most the world's websites?
Anyone can create their own Linux distributions legally.
Who developed the first Linux kernel?
Who created the first open source operating system?
Dr. Andrew Tanenbaum
The GNU project states that contributors assign the copyright for GNU packages to be free through the Free Software Foundation. True or False?
Two widely used open source office suites on Linux are:
Libre Office and OpenOffice.org
Select all possible Linux desktop management systems:
KDE, UNITY, GNOME
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