What is GNU and FSF:

GNU = Gnu is Not Unix
FSF = Free Software Foundation

FSF has released a lot of Unix-like software, which in many areas has become the defactor standard software on various Unix flavours. Many of these programs has been ported to VMS too.

WWW servers:

GNU software ported to VMS:

VMS page:

Link to VMS page.


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