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GNU Hurd

https://www.gnu.org/software/hurd/
GNU's replacement for the Unix kernel.

The Hurd is the kernel for the GNU system, a replacement and augmentation of standard Unix kernels.

It is a collection of protocols for system interaction (file systems, networks, authentication), and servers implementing them. Subprojects include Mach, the microkernel on which the Hurd is based, which provides a basic inter-process communication mechanism, and MIG, an interface generator for Mach.

Documentation

https://www.gnu.org/software/hurd/hurd/documentation.html

https://www.gnu.org/software/hurd/contributing.html

https://www.gnu.org/software/hurd/users-guide/using_gnuhurd.html

Selection from the FSF shop

Free as in Freedom 2.0, by Richard Stallman

Introduction to the Command Line



Helping the GNU Project and the Free Software Movement



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"IRC general" IRC general channel
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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 19 January 2019.



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