What is Linux and why it is used?
An open-source operating system, Linux is currently one of the best OSs. It can be considered as software that sits underneath and communicates with the other software on a computer and passes on requests from those software programs to the hardware.
Linux is used because it is –
- Highly stable and secure
- Can be maintained easily
- Can run on any hardware system
- Open source and free to use
- Extensive documentation and support