Whats a kernel?

Question

im not suure if linux questions are alowed here,but whats a kernel?

Answer

This question was answered on March 3, 2005. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

The kernel is responsible for controlling the computers resources and scheduling user jobs.

Need Help with this Issue?

We help people with technology! It's what we do.
Schedule an Appointment with a location for help!

Author

Posted by Ricardo of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on March 3, 2005