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Debian OpenLogo
Desktop screenshot
Debian 8.5 (Jessie) wi GNOME 3
Company / developerDebian Project (Software in the Public Interest)
OS faimilyUnix-like
Wirkin stateCurrent
Soorce modelOpen soorce
Initial releaseSeptember 1993; 29 years ago (1993-09)
Available in73 leids
Update methodAPT (several front-ends available)
Package managerdpkg
PlatformsARM, IA-32, IA-64, MIPS, PowerPC, PPC64le, x86-64, z/Architecture[1]
Kernel typeMonolithic: Linux
kFreeBSD (in development)
Micro: Debian GNU/Hurd (in development[2])
Default uiser interfaceGNOME
(free saftware licenses)

Debian (/ˈdɛbiən/)[3] is a Unix-lik computer operatin seestem that is componed entirely o free saftware, maist o which is unner the GNU General Public License an packaged bi a group o indiveeduals pairteecipatin in the Debian Project.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Debian -- Ports".
  2. "Debian -- Debian GNU/Hurd".
  3. "Chapter 1 – Definitions and overview". The Debian GNU/Linux FAQ. Debian. Archived frae the original on 2 Apryle 2019. Retrieved 12 Mey 2008.