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: Sure...
by aGNUstic on Tue 22nd May 2007 14:45 UTC
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`I use Microsoft products for the majority of the time. No use for X there.`

Poor you! You must be broke. Here's a dime. Maybe you can collect enough to purchase a DVD to burn a real operating system onto.

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RE[2]: Sure...
by mmu_man on Tue 22nd May 2007 14:52 in reply to "RE: Sure..."
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Actually I don't use X either in BeOS ;)
(just have the shortcut on the desktop)

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