General discussion

Locked

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?

This conversation is currently closed to new comments.

Thread display: Collapse - | Expand +

All Comments

Collapse -

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

Collapse -

Define 'Version'

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

Collapse -

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.

Related Discussions

Related Forums