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U S West, Inc

Company name: U S West, Inc

Telephone, data networking and internet services. You've probably heard of us.

U S West, Inc uses Linux for the following functions:

  • X-Windows:

    • X-Windows terminal (display, keyboard, mouse -- applications run elsewhere)
    • X-Windows server (runs applications, possibly exports display)
  • Network file server:

    • Samba server for a network of PCs.
    • NFS server for other PCs and Unix systems.
    • File server for other types of clients.
  • Print server:

    • Print spooler using lpd (Unix, NFS clients)
    • Print spooler using samba (PC clients)
  • Desktop environment:

    • KDE.
    • GNOME.
    • Other.
  • Office productivity software:

    • Document preparation with TeX, LaTeX and derivatives.
    • Graphics prepared with GIMP.
  • Backup services

    • Tar.
  • HTTP servers

    • Apache.
  • Databases

    • mySQL.
    • Other.
  • Internet client software - WWW

    • NetScape Navigator.
    • Lynx.
    • Other browsers.
  • Internet client software - mail

    • Pine.
    • Elm.
    • Netscape's mail client.
    • Other mail clients.
  • Software development tools:

    • C and/or C++
    • Java
    • Perl
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