What kind of computer was the first Unix operating system written on?

Answer The Unix operating system was developed in 1969 by Ken Thompson, Dennis Ritchie and others working in Bell Labs. It was written in assembly language and the first computer to use this operating sy... Read More »

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Which computer operating system has become the more similar to UNIX?

The most similar operating system to UNIX as of July 2010 is Linux. Linux is based on MINIX, which is a smaller version of UNIX. Another similar alternative to Linux, Mac OS X is based on Darwin,... Read More »

Is Unix an operating system?

Unix is a computer operating system that was developed in 1969 by Bell Labs. In the late 1970s and early 1980s, the Unix operating system became more popular as it was adopted by many universities ... Read More »

How old of an operating system is Unix?

AT&T's Bell Laboratories started development of the first version of Unix in 1969. Other Unix-like operating systems such as Mac OS X, Linux, FreeBSD and Solaris were developed based on the Unix ar... Read More »

What is the best unix clone operating system?

On One Hand: Linux Most Popular and User-FriendlyThe most popular UNIX clone is Linux, considered the user-friendliest UNIX-like operating system. A primary reason for its popularity is its superio... Read More »