Debian Founder’s 2015 Death Ruled A Suicide

gosand writes: According to a story on The Register, the death of Ian Murdock in late 2015 has been ruled a suicide. This news brings some closure to the sad ending of his life. An interesting note from the article that I never knew before: “he was the Ian in Debian; his girlfriend at the time, Debra Lynn, was the Deb.” Debian has truly been a cornerstone in the Linux world, and the founder will be missed. The medical report was obtained on Wednesday by CNN journalists.


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