What do you know about Debian Linux? Debian Linux is a free operating system developed openly by many Debian programmers who are members of the Debian Project. Debian operating system is a combination of software developed by the GNU license, which the software primarily use the Linux, so popular with the name of Debian Linux. Debian operating system that uses the Linux is one of the most popular Linux distributions because of its stability. Taking into account the Debian-based distro, like Knoppix, Ubuntu, Mint, Xubuntu, and so on, then make Debian is a Linux distribution of the most widely used around the world.

Ian Murdoch, a student from Purdue University, USA, on August 16, 1993 first introduced the name of Debian which is a combination of ex-girlfriend [DEB] ra and his own name [IAN] Murdoch. At first, Ian Murdoch starts Debian by modifying the distribution of SLS (Softlanding Linux System). However, Ian Murdoch was not satisfied with the SLS has been modified by him so that he believes that it is better to build the system (Linux distribution) of zero. Debian GNU / Linux 4.0 released on April 8, 2007, codenamed “Etch”. Released the latest version of Debian, in 2009, code-named “Lenny”. Deb is the extension of the Debian software package format and the name most often used for binary packages.

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