Linux Operating System

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The Linux Operating System is a "free Unix-type operating system originally created by Linus Torvalds with the assistance of developers around the world" and there are serveral projects linked to the accessibility options for users.  AccessIT from the University of Washington asked the question - Is Linux accessible? and has provided yet more information on the subject.

There are also a growing number of Linux based assistive technologies. Futher information can be found on the  OATS software  web page and the Open Directory Project.