Linux family tree

A Linux (distro) family tree by Ian Murdock (current version: 0.90)

Linux family tree v0.90



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Blog posts:

  • Linux family tree, version 0.90 (September 24, 2009)

    Well, the days^Wweeks^Wmonths got away from me, but I finally got around to finishing the first cut. Here, at last, is the Linux family tree, version 0.90. Comments very welcome…
  • Art and Linux family trees (February 14, 2009)

    I discussed an idea I had had [with local artist Mark Alan Miller]: That I commission a “Linux family tree” piece, done in the same style as Starstronaut(s) (pencil drawing with much embedded humor), and Mark was instantly up for it. And, so, I’ll be posting a few sketches over the coming days, drawing from my recollection (and a bit of Googling) on the history and lineage of the Linux distros—crowdsourcing, as it were, to make sure our depiction is indeed accurate…