Debian ( / ˈ d ɛ b i ə n / ) is a Unix- like operating system consisting entirely of free software. Ian Murdock founded the Debian Project on August 16, 1993. 01 was released on September 15, 1993, and the first stable version, 1.
1, was released on June 17, 1996. The Debian Stable branch is the most popular edition for personal computers and network servers, and is used as the basis.