Linus Torvalds and the origins of the Linux system

Linus Torvalds gives his version of the origins of the Linux system. I’m interested in this because his career and the Linux system have been completely determined by the social nature of the internet. My question is whether the growth of Linux and similar open source systems actually prefigure new types of social and economic production.

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