The Linux Beginner’s Guide

What, why and how — part 1

What is Linux

Linux is a family of Unix-like OSs based on the Linux Kernel. Linux Kernel is a monolithic kernel with a modular design. Here is a a simplified architecture of the Linux Operating System.

When you boot up your own Linux Distro system (more on this later), you are utilizing the User Space which is where your User…

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