Stands for “Gun’s Not Unix”. The free software foundations task to supply a distributable replacement UNIX. The GNU manifesto was published within the March 1985 problem of Dr.Dobb’s Journal the GNU project began annually 5 earlier when Richard Stallman tried to get financing to focus on his freely distributable editor, Emacs.

Many GNU programs have been ported to other operating systems, including proprietary platforms such as Microsoft Windows[36] and macOS.[37] GNU programs have been shown to be more reliable than their proprietary Unix counterparts.

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Christopher Latham Sholes (February 14, 1819 – February 17, 1890) was an American inventor who invented the QWERTY keyboard and along with Frank Haven Hall, Samuel W. Soule, Carlos Gladden and John Pratt, has been contended as one of the …

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