Linux Kernel 0.x

Versions of the Linux Kernel from various time periods. These are mainly for reference material. Source Code Only Download

This is a copy of the Linux Sourcecode, version 0.01, the initial release posted to Usenet in the early 90's.

Installation instructions

You will need a compiler from this time. You can use a Unix or Minix install with GNU tools installed to compile it. Instructions will come eventually.

Product type
OS
Vendor
Linus Torvalds
Release date
1990
Minimum CPU
386
User interface
Text
Platform
Linux

Downloads

Download Name Version Language CPU File type File size
Linux 0.01 0.01 English x86-32 Archive 64.73KB

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