This MacOS Package Manager Will Make You Smile

MacOS has an app store, but does that contain all the software you need? No. Especially when you’re an advanced user, like a developer or a scientist, you’ll find that MacOS lacks a good package manager. You want something like yum, or apt-get. Something with which you can install anything with a single command. No downloading and extracting, manual compilation, …

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Is Linux an OS, a kernel or both?

In this video, Gary explains the difference between Linux (the kernel) and GNU/Linux (the Operating System). The word “Linux” has entered into the English language meaning a complete Unix-like operating system based on the Linux kernel, which was originally written by Linus Torvalds. However there are people that claim that Linux is just a kernel, and not a full OS. …

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