An lnx file extension is related to the Linux family of operating systems. An .lnx file stores specific makefile.

There are 2 other file types using
the LNX file extension!

empty icon.lnx - Atari Lynx ROM image file

empty icon.lnx - Lynx project

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Software that open lnx file

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LNX file extension - Linux specific makefile

What is lnx file? How to open lnx files?

File type specification:

Source code and script file type icon Source code and script file type

The lnx file extension is associated with Linux operating system. The lnx file stores specific makefile.

Makefiles are special text files that hat describes the dependence of the various files to other files. Together with the make utility will help programmers to automatically build and manage their projects.

The default software associated to open lnx file:

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Various Linux developers logoLinux operating systems  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
Various Linux developers

Linux is family of Unix-based operating systems. Linux kernel supports variety of devices such as desktop computers, smart phones, tablet computers, routers, video game consoles etc. Linux is also leading operating system for servers. Linux is available for free in many distributions on the Internet.

Popular distributions for desktops are Ubuntu, Fedora, openSUSE, Debian. For servers are variants of Red Hat, Xandros, Slackware, Debian, SUSE etc.

Operating system for smart phones called Android is also based on Linux. Nokia developed Linux based operating systems for smart phones called MeeGo and Maemo.

Help how to open:

Use compatible tools to work with *.lnx files.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

List of software applications associated to the .lnx file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open lnx file, edit lnx file, convert lnx file, view lnx file, play lnx file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting lnx files.

Programs that can create lnx file - Linux specific makefile

Programs supporting the exension lnx on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Linux operating systems for create lnx file action.

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