2013-12-05 PC-BSD 10 and the holy trinity of bhyve, Packet Filter and ZFS 2012-10-16 UnMeeting at the Lucky Lab on Hawthorne The performance of the Linux kernel and Linux distributions continued to improve as more and more developers, initially individual and later corporate as well, joined the project and contributed their enthusiasm, effort and programming skills. Linus Torvalds—Portland’s adopted open source guru—secures US citizenship. Torvalds subsequently wrote a free-software replacement for BitKeeper called Git. Am 20. The use of Linux continued to grow rapidly as a result of these and numerous other advances as well as due to its spreading fame. In his own words, he did it all "just for fun." 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Der nahm seinen zweiten Vornamen, der „Thors Reich“ bedeutet, hängte ihm einfach ein „s“ an und machte ihn zum Familiennamen. 2013-10-15 Virtual Machine Fair: Erlang/ocaml/Haskell VMs, bhyve, Xen & LXCs! 2012-08-21 Vyatta Linux, ein portierbares Betriebssystem). 2011-08-04 Open Source in State Agencies Yet, Torvalds has occasionally reacted with strong responses to anti-Linux (and anti-free software) tactics employed by some proprietary software companies. All rights reserved (About Us). IBM's support was not merely an act of charity. Heh. He was named after Linus Pauling, the famous physical chemist and Nobel Prize winner. Als am 11. 2009-05-07 Displaying HD Video Content with a PC And thus the Torvalds dynasty (if I can call it that) began. 2019-12-05 Do you still us ASCII? 2006-06-19 The Eclipse on Linux Project Proposal To: Newsgroups: comp.os.minix Torvalds arrived in Silicon Valley when Microsoft was decimating Netscape in the browser war and when many people in the U.S. and elsewhere were hoping for a new, and more robust, challenger to the Microsoft monopoly. Zusätzlich legte er sich einen Floppy-Controller zu, um nicht auf die unzuverlässigen Microdrives des Sinclairs angewiesen zu sein. It soon transpired that these events followed The New Yorker approaching Linus with a series of questions critical of his conduct. Torvalds also owns the Linux trademark and monitors its use (and occasional abuse). 2014-05-01 Federated Wiki - Ward Cunningham 2018-01-04 Fedora Atomic Host: Your Next Linux In June 2004, Torvalds and his family moved to Dunthorpe, Oregon,[25] to be closer to the OSDL's Beaverton, Oregon-based headquarters. From: torvalds@klaava.helsinki.fi (Linus Benedict Torvalds) His parents were campus radicals at the University of Helsinki in the 1960s. [31][32], Laut einem Interview im Jahr 2014 nutzte Torvalds zu dieser Zeit die Linux-Distribution Fedora mit dem GNOME-Desktop und dem ext4-Dateisystem. Eine der fünfzehn Teilnehmer dieses Kurses war die Kindergärtnerin und sechsfache finnische Karatemeisterin Tove Monni. I've currently ported bash (1.08) an gcc (1.40), and things seem to work. Equally impressive has been the growth at the opposite end of the applications spectrum, i.e., for use in embedded systems. [11] His academic career was interrupted after his first year of study when he joined the Finnish Army Uusimaa brigade, in the summer of 1989, selecting the 11-month officer training program to fulfill the mandatory military service of Finland. In fact, his public stance is so neutral that it has even been criticized by other free software advocates. Am 3. With its Motorola 68008 processor (the part of the computer that performs logic operations and also referred to as a central processing unit or CPU) running at 7.5MHz (megahertz) and 128KB (kilobytes) of RAM (random access memory), this was a big step up from his grandfather's Commodore Vic 20. 2017-03-02 UnPLUG! 2011-05-17 IPv6 Networking Part 2 - Ted Mittelstaedt Our general meetings are usually held at 7:00 PM on the first Thursday of every month. 2012-07-05 systemd - Intel [32] He was criticized for his use and alleged advocacy of the proprietary BitKeeper software for version control in the Linux kernel. 2014-07-15 GO TO OSCON 2014-12-16 CFPs from Announcement to Reimbursements 2012-11-20 Linux Network Driver Development Although Torvalds grew up in a highly political environment, he claims to have absolutely no interest in politics. [44], Initially, Torvalds wanted to call the kernel he developed Freax (a combination of "free", "freak", and the letter X to indicate that it is a Unix-like system), but his friend Ari Lemmke, who administered the FTP server where the kernel was first hosted for download, named Torvalds's directory linux. 2013-07-11 Physical Security and Surveillance - Steve Pasco Das Unternehmen hatte ihm zugesagt, sich auch während der Arbeitszeit mit Linux beschäftigen zu dürfen, was er auch nutzte. 2012-06-19 Tech Interviews! It's not a 'general war against Regardless of how long Torvalds stays in Portland, he will likely continue in his roles as the head of Linux kernel development and the spiritual leader of the Linux movement for years to come, as he has shown no signs of tiring of them and wanting to take his life in a new direction. 2008-03-19 Smalltalk - Randal Schwartz 2010-09-02 Berkley DB 2011-01-06 Mini-presentations on variety of topics Yes, that’s it. Torvalds… Torvalds, who moved to Oregon in 2004, continues to oversee development of the Linux kernel, which plays an essential role in computer networking and communications and in many other applications. [34] 1998 wurde er von Martti Ahtisaari zum Itsenäisyyspäivän vastaanotto eingeladen, dem traditionell zum finnischen Unabhängigkeitstag stattfindenden Ball des Präsidenten für Politiker, hohe Würdenträger und um die Republik verdienstvolle Personen. 2009-09-03 Crash Reporting: Mozilla's Open Source Solution - K Lars Lohn For some reason, people associate this with Christianity. Diese Seite wurde zuletzt am 3. 2009-12-16 DRDB HA Clustering on Commodity HW - LinBIT Linux can be found online, on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Tumblr, and Instagram. Fortunately, Stallman and his Free Software Foundation (FSF) had been developing a number of free programs for use in a free version of UNIX, and such programs (e.g., bash, GCC and GNU binutils) thus became major components of virtually all Linux distributions. 2018-04-05 Upgrading your business phone system with Asterisk 2011-06-02 Introduction to OpenEMR - Tony McCormick 2013-01-15 Recoupling Computer Science and Computing 2011-01-18 Artificial Neural Networks: Principles and Applications Torvalds arbeitet dort weiterhin an der Weiterentwicklung des Linux-Kernels. 2012-05-03 OpenBSD - Bryan Linton 2012-12-06 Bootstrapping an open source project community Nach seinem ersten Studienjahr leistete Torvalds seinen Wehrdienst, indem er für elf Monate bis zum 7. Roundtable about Open Source OS installers due to practical reasons)among other things. Two years later he received honorary doctor status at, In the period 1994–1999 Torvalds developed versions of Linux on early, In 2004, he was named one of the most influential people in the world by. Summary: small poll for my new operating system. 2009-04-02 Presentation by Bart Massey Moreover, he now had a growing family to support. Im September 2018 kündigte er an, sich für einige Zeit zurückzunehmen und wegen seiner wiederholten Wutausbrüche an sich zu arbeiten. 2009-03-05 Fun with blktrace and seekwatcher A few highlights: The video is the latest in a series that shows of developers' work spaces. 2015-04-02 MP4 Metadata Editing 2010-05-06 How Linux Containers fit your cloud - Parallels 2017-04-06 Microcopy: The Art of User Interface Text His family belongs to the Swedish-speaking minority in Finland. Der Grund dafür ist bei seinem Großvater väterlicherseits, Ole Torvald Elis Saxberg Karanko, zu finden. Major corporations soon realized the potential of Linux, and they quickly adopted it for their Internet servers and networks. 2013-12-17 Lustre Distributed File System Help fund crucial watchdog journalism. 2013-02-19 The CASH Music Project Using the WordPress website builder, you can build a website in minutes without any programming knowledge. November 2000 kam die dritte Tochter, Celeste Amanda, zur Welt. 2014-04-15 Heartbleed: It's cause, the solution, lessons learned ", And Torvalds said he holds onto his old gear not out of any sentimental attachment but because he wants the old hard drives. Wrong One. Während er im ersten Studienjahr noch alle notwendigen Leistungsnachweise erbrachte, wurden danach andere Dinge wichtiger, weshalb er erst acht Jahre später im Frühjahr 1996 die letzte für den Abschluss erforderliche Prüfung ablegte. In 1990, he resumed his university studies, and was exposed to UNIX for the first time, in the form of a DEC MicroVAX running ULTRIX. The first homework assignment for an introductory computer class that he taught in 1993 was for each student to send him an e-mail. For example, Professor Tanenbaum, the developer of MINIX on which Linux was originally partially based, was convinced that microkernels (a minimalist type of kernel) were the wave of the future, and he expressed strong opposition to the monolithic approach of the Linux kernel in his now famous 1992 Usenet posting titled LINUX is obsolete. 2014-03-06 pfSense ALERT: The PLUG mailing list archives cannot be redacted. Torvalds originally gave his new operating system the working name Linux (from Linus' MINIX). Torvalds holds the "Linux" trademark[48] and monitors the use of it,[49] chiefly through the Linux Mark Institute. Februar 1997 zog Torvalds zusammen mit seiner Frau Tove nach Santa Clara, wo er seine Arbeit bei Transmeta anfing – die Entwicklung eines x86er Interpreters für deren Prozessoren. 2014-12-04 Conference Warrior 2014-06-05 Security and OpenSSH - Steve Dum PDF Community Rules apply to all content you upload or otherwise submit to this site. His father Nils Torvalds is a Finnish politician and a likely candidate for president in future elections. 2012-03-01 OData Open Data and Interoperability - Microsoft [29][30] Jedoch kehrte er am 22. Torvalds hod merane Joa mid seina Frau Tove und seine drei Dechda Patricia Miranda (* 1996), Daniela Yolanda (* 1998) und Celeste Amanda (* 2000) in Santa Clara, Kalifornien glebt, bis 2004 ind Nachn vo Portland, Oregon zogn han. Als Torvalds eines Tages als Hausaufgabe die Anforderung stellte, dass ihm seine Studenten eine Mail senden sollten, enthielt ihre Mail die Einladung zu einem Rendezvous. Oracle, Intel, Netscape, Corel and others announced plans to support Linux as an inexpensive alternative to Microsoft Windows. Portland Oregon resident, Linux creator, and open source proponents Linus Torvalds is now a US citizen. 2016-05-16 Installerfest! In early 1991 he purchased an IBM-compatible personal computer with a 33MHz Intel 386 processor and a huge 4MB of memory. Anna Torvalds arbeitet als Grafikerin. Torvalds hatte bereits Minix bestellt, dessen Lieferung nach Finnland dauerte allerdings einen Monat. Linus Benedict Torvalds ( [.mw-parser-output .IPA a{text-decoration:none}ˈliːnɵs ˈtuːrvalds]; * 28. On September 17 of the same year, after a period of self-imposed isolation and intense concentration, he completed a crude version (0.01) of his new operating system. In the army he held the rank of Second Lieutenant, with the role of an artillery observer. Red Hat and VA Linux (now VA Software), both leading developers of Linux-based software packages for large enterprises, had presented him with stock options in gratitude for his creation. Diese kündigte er im Gegensatz zur ersten Version, über die er nur einige Bekannte per Mail informiert hatte, auch in der Newsgroup an.