Why I refuse to call it GNU/Linux

Posted by azerthoth on Aug 20, 2007 2:43 AM EDT
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When listening to others talk about GNU/Linux it always strikes me as odd the argument that is used. That the Linux kernel was made usable by the marriage of the GNU tool set to it so therefor it should be called GNU/Linux as it is a blending of the two and Linux is only the kernel. On the face of it this argument makes sense ... if one doesn't think about it too deeply.

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Linux is an OS kernel blah blah blah npan 50 4,251 Aug 23, 2007 3:43 PM
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