It's that time of the year again.

I've been using Linux for about 30 years. Mine was the first installation, given Linus didn't install it on his computer, he grew it on top of an existing Minix install, replacing it piecemeal.

My first contribution is over 30 years ago, about April, 1991, the sprintf (now snprintf) function in the kernel.

It's been a fun ride.

@liw Heh I was just reading the release notes for Linux 0.01. It says to copy that floppy. :)

> There is no distinction between kernel/fs/mm, and they are all linked into the same heap of code. This has it's good sides as well as bad. The code isn't as modular as the minix code, but on the other hand some things are simpler.

linux: The systemd-like enfant terrible of 1991
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