Operating System – Plan9


Plan9 from Bell Labs is a distributed operating system, originally developed by the Computing Sciences Research Center at Bell Labs, the one behind Unix. It takes some of the principles of Unix and extends theses to a networked environment with graphics terminals.

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Table of Content

  1. Basic Usage
  2. Generic Administration
  3. Package Installation
  4. Application Development
  5. Special Purpose
  6. Kernel Hacking


  1. Introduction to Plan9

Installing Plan9

  1. Plan9 on VirtualBox
  2. Plan9 on QEMU

Generic Administration

File and Folder

  1. Archive and Compression
  2. Mount and Unmounting ISO
  3. Split and Join Files

Audio and Video

Web and Internet

System Administration

  1. Install Plan9 Alongside Other Operating System

Package Installation

Application Development

Special Purpose


Kernel Hacking