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Linux is the best-known and most-used open source operating system. As an operating system, Linux is software that sits underneath all of the other software on a computer, receiving requests from those programs and relaying these requests to the computer’s hardware. Learn more on our what is Linux resource page.

Vector, generic Raspberry Pi board

Linux users can say goodbye to manually creating bootable SD cards for Raspberry Pi with PiFlash.
Filing papers and documents

Virtual filesystems are the magic abstraction that makes the "everything is a file" philosophy of Linux possible.
computer screen

Help us pick the best Linux terminal emulator by completing our poll.
Command line prompt

The fourth article in our guide to getting started with the Raspberry Pi dives into the Linux command line.

The results differ wildly from year to year.
cubes coming together to create a larger cube

There are two major trends in container builds: using a base image and building from scratch. Each has engineering tradeoffs.
magnifying glass on computer screen, finding a bug in the code

Michael Larabel, the founder of Phoronix, shares his insights on the evolution of Linux and open hardware.
penguins

A tried and tested podcast listener, shares his favorite Linux podcasts over the years, plus a couple of bonus picks.