The Linux kernel is estimated at one billion euros

According to experts, the development of Linux version 2.6.30 from scratch now require approximately one billion euros. If not accurately -? 1 025 553 430. It will need about a thousand developers and about 14 years. The researchers estimate that from 2005 to 2007 to improve and supplement package Linux spent annually on average? 82.5 million in 2008, this figure had risen to? 228 million

26 February 2010

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