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Where's the unix philosophy community? [closed]

I am trying to implement my computer system following the unix philosophy i.e. I want to edit files, read/send email, store data and browse the web, all using tools that comply with the unix ...
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Is programming in the UNIX philosophy the same as Functional programming?

The UNIX Programming Environment (the classic text) states that the UNIX approach to programming is to build small, well-defined tools that can be combined to solve more complex problems. In learning ...
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Is there a Windows philosophy of programming?

I've been programming both in Unix and Windows environments. Mostly I've worked in Unix, where I've learned Unix Philosophy, which can be summarized as Write programs that do one thing and do it ...