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Fans of the operating system, Plan 9 from Bell Labs.

Don't submit messages containing flames or MIME. Content should be technical.

See http://plan9.bell-labs.com/plan9/ for more information, especially the overview, documentation, and wiki.

For your convenience, here are quick answers to a few questions you might have:

Q: How do I get installation/configuration help?
A: Via IRC: #plan9 on freenode.irc.net

Q: Where is the web browser?
A: http://plan9.bell-labs.com/wiki/plan9/FAQ/index.html#browser

Q: Where is the multi-workspace, translucent, keyboard-driven window manager?
A: http://plan9.bell-labs.com/wiki/plan9/Mouse_vs._keyboard/

Q: How do I search the mailing list archive so I can instantly get answers to my other questions?
A: http://9fans.net/archive

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