Linked by Eugenia Loli on Tue 22nd May 2007 03:43 UTC
General Unix Would you be able to survive one full day without using the X server? Linux offers us a wide assortment of CLI based tools which use curses and/or framebuffer for functional user interfaces. There is no reason why you shouldn't be able look up stuff online, read your email, look at pictures, watch movies and listen to music as you are trying to configure X.
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RE[3]: Darn
by Doc Pain on Wed 23rd May 2007 00:00 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Darn"
Doc Pain
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"There's no reason at all to force yourself into a monochrome world, even at the command line. :-) "

It's even possible to have coloured applications via SSH as long as the terminal emulation can use colours and attributes. A DEC vt100 can't. :-)

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