m0skit0 wrote:it's not only because it has GNU software. It's also because if no GNU, no Linux would be available. GNU set up a precedent and also made such UNIX tools available for free and free to modify as well. I support GNU/Linux name, as does Debian, which is the most open distro all around.
I always have a good time when someone says to use Debian and I question "Debian GNU/Linux", "Debian GNU/kFreeBSD" or "Debian GNU/HURD"?
It is one of the most "physical" arguments you can give. People tend to get it right after I explain based on this