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Linux (also known as GNU/Linux) is a Unix-like computer operating system. It is one of the most prominent examples of open source development and free software; unlike proprietary operating systems such as Windows or Mac OS, all of its underlying source code is available to the general public for anyone to freely use, modify, and redistribute.
Linux is the combination of the Linux kernel, the GNU set of operating system relates applications, and other FOSS (Free Open Source software) software.
Linux is the basis of Gentoo GNU Linux which is the basis of Sabayon GNU Linux or Sabayon Linux.
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