CompTIA Linux+ XK0-004 Quiz Questions and Answers

Open source software (OSS) refers to computer code that ______user is permitted to view, copy, and modify for any reason, as well as distribute to anyone.

Answer :
  • Any

The opposite of OSS is _______ software that is released under a license that imposes restrictions on one or more of the rights just mentioned (view, copy, modify, distribute).

Answer :
  • Proprietary

There are many examples of OSS, one of which is the_________.

Answer :
  • Linux kernel

The _______ is a free software project led by Richard Stallman.

Answer :
  • GNU Project

GNU stands for ?

Answer :
  • GNU's Not Unix

The Linux kernel was developed by Finnish programmer ________ in 1991, while he was a student at the University of Helsinki.

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  • Linus Torvalds

______ is highly customizable,reliable and stable.

Answer :
  • Linux

This is one of the most popular distros for general use and is based on Debian.

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  • Ubuntu

Unlike most distros that are available free of charge, this comes with paid customer support provided by Red Hat, Inc. This distro is common for servers in corporate environments.

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  • RHEL

This distro shares a code base with openSUSE, but is intended to be more stable than openSUSE. Like RHEL, this comes with paid customer support.

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  • SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server (SLES)