Minix 1.1 source code

cool_penguin_smallMinix was written by Tanenbaum for teaching and Linus Torvalds adapted many of the design principles to write the Linux kernel. Minix still draws attention of budding operating system designers and programmers. The code for Minix 1.1 can be downloaded from any of the following links:

Here’s an interesting discussion on Linux initiated by Tanenbaum to which Linus replied back in his original inimitable style.

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