Linux User and Developer
Linux User Issue 1 cover.jpg
Issue #1
EditorChris Thornett
CategoriesComputing, Linux
First issueSeptember 1999
Final issueSeptember 2018
CompanyFuture plc
CountryUnited Kingdom
Based inBournemouth
WebsiteOfficial Linux User & Developer website

Linux User & Developer was a monthly magazine about Linux and related Free and open source software published by Future. It was a UK magazine written specifically for Linux professionals and IT decision makers. It was available worldwide in newsagents or via subscription, and it could be downloaded via Zinio or Apple's Newsstand.

History and profile

Linux User & Developer was first published in September 1999.[1] In August 2014 its sister magazine, RasPi, was launched.[2] The last issue of Linux User & developer was on 20 September 2018 (#196). All previous subscribers received issues of Linux Format as compensation for the next remaining issues of their subscription.



  1. ^ "Linux User & Developer". Imagine Publishing. Retrieved 17 April 2017.
  2. ^ "British magazine LinuxUser & Developer launches sister magazine "RasPi"". adafruit. 8 August 2014. Retrieved 14 August 2015.