Instructables: exploring - technology - linux - command http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Oct 2014 10:35:56 PDT BLOX v1.01 Linux command line window manager. http://www.instructables.com/id/Linux-command-line-window-manager/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/50MF/GXL5OX28/F8K50MFGXL5OX28.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/50MF/GXL5OX28/F8K50MFGXL5OX28.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/50MF/GXL5OX28/F8K50MFGXL5OX28.SMALL.jpg Computothought Dvtmv is a nice program for linux command line users  You can have multiple windows without having a gui. One thing I like to do is to do commands in one window and use the man command to display the options of a command in another window. This is especially helpful when logged into a remote termina...
By: Computothought

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 20 Jan 2012 13:14:17 PST
Multi-terminal fun. http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-terminal-fun/
Multi-terminal fun. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/QXRN/GZUASO7T/F3FQXRNGZUASO7T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/QXRN/GZUASO7T/F3FQXRNGZUASO7T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/QXRN/GZUASO7T/F3FQXRNGZUASO7T.SMALL.jpg Computothought With a windowed environment you basically have only one screen. to play with. With Linux, you have several dependiing on the distro and system limitations. We are going to play with the keys to switch terminals and even log in as other people all at the same time. The keys sequence are shown in the...
By: Computothought

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 1 Nov 2011 10:44:39 PDT
Linux command line email. http://www.instructables.com/id/Linux-command-line-email/
Linux command line email. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/BDB5/GZUB3J2F/FMJBDB5GZUB3J2F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/BDB5/GZUB3J2F/FMJBDB5GZUB3J2F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/BDB5/GZUB3J2F/FMJBDB5GZUB3J2F.SMALL.jpg Computothought Mutt has issues with the latest ubuntu. Looking for answers, may have to use backport files.--------------------Linux command line email can be a very good thing. For example. if for some reason. you should lose your gui interface then you can still interact with the world. Personally I like it beca...
By: Computothought

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 26 Oct 2011 20:52:13 PDT
Legacy networking with linux. http://www.instructables.com/id/Legacy-networking-with-linux/
Legacy networking with linux. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/POH8/H19RHPMG/FU0POH8H19RHPMG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/POH8/H19RHPMG/FU0POH8H19RHPMG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/POH8/H19RHPMG/FU0POH8H19RHPMG.SMALL.jpg Computothought We have already done networking with xrdp and ltsp.  Now,  this is a very good way to use older equipment. Especially in an emergency.  Knowledge of using the command line is required. Mouse jockeys need not apply. I say that with affection.  Most Unix/Linux are set up to connect to the serial ports...
By: Computothought

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 1 Sep 2011 04:02:06 PDT
Ereader is optional by using your portable music player and Linux. http://www.instructables.com/id/Ereader-is-optional-by-using-your-portable-music-p/
Ereader is optional by using your portable music player and Linux. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/JEZU/GGL6ZRUQ/FMUJEZUGGL6ZRUQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/JEZU/GGL6ZRUQ/FMUJEZUGGL6ZRUQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/JEZU/GGL6ZRUQ/FMUJEZUGGL6ZRUQ.SMALL.jpg Computothought There are many free ebooks (use you favorite web search engine to search for ebooks or .pdf)  out there and e-readers are really nice but there has to be a better way. I just can not see spending hundreds of dollars just to read a book. What I propose is to listen to your books instead of reading th...
By: Computothought

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 17 Nov 2010 01:04:50 PST