What Is the Name of the Linux-based OS: A Survey ? Fclose.com: You may already well know ?Linux? and may also use the ?operating system based on the Linux kernel? directly or indirectly (you are indirectly using it now as Fclose.com is hosted on Linux). But how should we name the OS based on Linux? You may know there is GNU/Linux naming controversy. Different people have different opinions about this. Today, let?s see how do these widely used distributions call themselves by looking at their ?about? web pages. Continue reading: What Is the Name of the Linux-based OS: A Survey ? Fclose.com at Fclose.com.