Overview: Unix has been around since 1969. It wasn't until a linux, a clone of it was built for the Intel PC platform architecture that it became mainstream. You used Linux to access this web page. We call the forum *nix, since AT&T still owns the copyright to the term Unix. *nix has been used to describe all the various flavors of Unix running around.
Primarily related to hosting and sysadmin topics. That covers a great deal of ground. Lets try to keep the focus on the Operating system and not the peripheral issues such as the latest crusade by the Unix community.
Off Topic Commercial Unix Software, or commercial software usage. We will accept no commercial promotion what-so-ever in this forum. Whether that is a perl script or the latest Office package, please take support requests up with the manufacture of the software.