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#1 Doominator25

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Posted 31 July 2005 - 11:36 PM

ok, my friend wanted to know, how do tou pronounce linux? is it lin-ux or line-ux??? Please tell me cause my friend is really anoying me about it :thumbsup:

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#2 turrauko

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Posted 01 August 2005 - 12:55 PM

According to Linus, the Operating system is pronounced: Lin-ux. I have a sound file somewhere... Download: LinuxEnglish.au. Hope it helps a little.

Edited by turrauko, 01 August 2005 - 12:56 PM.


#3 Doominator25

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Posted 02 August 2005 - 11:00 PM

cool thanx

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Posted 08 August 2005 - 07:09 AM

its actually a common mistake, because Linus, the creater of Linux, is pronouced Lie-nus, but Linux, lin-ux.

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Posted 16 August 2005 - 04:24 AM

I pronounce it Line-ux. :thumbsup:

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Posted 16 August 2005 - 05:23 AM

I have a Linux book here that tells me Linus pronounced it LIE-NUX himself..
i gott believe he would know...
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Posted 16 August 2005 - 02:45 PM

I have a Linux book here that tells me Linus pronounced it LIE-NUX himself..
i gott believe he would know...

Cant disagree with that.




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