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How Do You Pronounce "Linux"

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I never questioned it before. I heard someone pronounce it differently the other day and got me wondering.

It is a topic that seems to be debatable.

Being an English speaker I rhymed it with the creators name "Linus". Apparently I was wrong.

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LV426 said: ?

I thought Mr Torvalds name was pronounced 'Leenus', but I could be wrong.Click to expand...

The first link has a video of Linus (ly-nus) pronouncing it himself. He is also speaking English which is not his native tongue.

Clementine_3 said: ?

I pronounce it as GIFClick to expand...

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Date: Jan 11, 2017   


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