suggest a suitable os for web application development?

Question by SHIFALI D: suggest a suitable os for web application development?
give reasons in support of your selection

Best answer:

Answer by Steve D
You know, if you’re going to ask folks to do your computer science homework assignment for you, at least you could rewrite the question to make it sound more like you really want to know. Try doing some research on your own, and you might actually learn something.

Here, I’ll get you started. Here are three candidate operating systems, any of which is suitable for web application development. Now you pick one and find some reasons to support your choice:

Linux
Windows
OS X

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