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Just for fun : the story of an accidental revolutionary

Author: Linus Torvalds; David Diamond
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperBusiness, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Examines the life of Linux creator Linus Torvalds, an "accidental" innovator who helped create the open source software movement, discussing his offbeat Finnish childhood, his interest in computers, and his success with Linux.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biografi
Named Person: Linus Torvalds; Linus Torvalds; Linus Torvalds; Linus Torvalds
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Linus Torvalds; David Diamond
ISBN: 0066620724 9780066620725 9780066620732 0066620732
OCLC Number: 45610395
Description: xxii, 262 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Linus Torvalds and David Diamond.
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Examines the life of Linux creator Linus Torvalds, an "accidental" innovator who helped create the open source software movement, discussing his offbeat Finnish childhood, his interest in computers, and his success with Linux.

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