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UNIX: A Review

Girish Mehta, Kirti Sharma, Himanshu Saini

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UNIX is a computer Operating System which is capable of handling activities from multiple users at the same time. UNIX was one of the first operating systems to be written in a high-level programming language, namely C. This meant that it could be installed on virtually any computer for which a C compiler existed. This natural portability combined with its low price made it a popular choice among universities. (It was inexpensive because antitrust regulations prohibited Bell Labs from marketing it as a full-scale product.)

Keywords: Marketing, UNIX, probability, regulations, popular

 

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Girish Mehta, Kirti Sharma, Himanshu Saini. UNIX: A Review. Journal of Operating Systems Development & Trends. 2015; 2(2): 15–18p.


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