Debian

debian

 

Debian is a Unix-like computer operating system that is composed entirely of free software.

The Debian Project was first announced in 1993 by Ian Murdock, Debian 0.01 was released on September 15 1993, and the first stable release was made in 1996.

The Debian stable release branch is one of the most popular for personal computers and network servers, and has been used as a base for several other distributions.