Wednesday December 30, 2015

Debian Linux Founder Has Passed Away

According to this blog post, Ian Murdock, the founder of Debian Linux has passed away. He was 42 years old. No cause of death was given.

Dear friends and members of the open source community, It is with great sadness that we inform you that Ian Murdock passed away on Monday night. This is a tragic loss for his family, for the Docker community, and the broader open source world; we all mourn his passing. To Ian’s children, family and loved ones, we offer our full support and deepest sympathies.