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Features and Advantages of Linux

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Features and Advantages of Linux

  1. Open Source
    • Code easily available
    • Can customize OS
    • Contribute, moify, distribute, enhance
    • Security
      • Less vulnerable
      • Applications needs to be admin authorized
      • No antivirus required
    • Free
      • Free to use
      • No license required
      • GNU GPL License
    • Lightweight
      • Requirement to run linux are low end
      • 128 MB RAM / disk space device can also have linux
    • Stable
      • More stable than others
      • No reboot required ti maintain performance level
      • Rare hangup
      • Larger uptime
    • Performance
      1. High level of performance
      1. Can handle large number of user simultaneously
    • Flexibility
      • Very flexible
      • Used for desktop, embedded system, servers
    • Updates
      • Are in user control
      • Faster than others
    • Distribution
      • Large number of distros are available
      • E.g Ubuntu, Fedora
    • GUI
      • Is command line
      • But GUI is also interactive
    • Community Support
      • Large community
      • Various forums for support
    • Privacy
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