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Posted on 11.30.12 by Chris |

Getting Plan 9 running on the Raspberry Pi

Screenshot of Plan 9

Update (2013-10-24)

There's a new image available for the Raspberry Pi as of Sep. 23rd. The link in the article is still correct, but if you wanted to read about the release part 1 and part 2.

More Unix than Unix

Do you like Unix? Do you really like Unix? Well, what if I told you there's a little-known operating system out there that's more Unix than even Unix is. Cool, right?

Well it is true! Plan 9 occupies an interesting niche in the open source operating system world. It is a full-fledged descendant of Unix, but not in the way that most systems out there are. It took th …continue reading