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unix os that can run on intel machine

By calons ·
is there any unix os that can run on an intel system? and how can it be obtained, through download or ordering?

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by john.clifford In reply to unix os that can run on i ...

Hi,

There is an X86 version of Sun Microsystem's Solaris Operating System.

Regards, John

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by RDSchaefer In reply to

If you mean any flavor then you have LOTS of choices - Linux, Free BSD, etc. You can download any of them (which will take a LONG time), pay for a CD (typicaly $5.00) direct from the vendor, or (my choice) go to a discount bookstore (such as Borders Outlet), buy and install an older version then just download the upgrade.

Ralph

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by chipw In reply to unix os that can run on i ...

You have quite a few choices. Check out www.cheapbytes.com. I have used a couple versions of Linux (not UNIX, but close), but my favorite is FreeBSD (which is based on the BSD4.4 UNIX). Cheapbytes has cd's for $5 for many versions of linux and BSD.

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