Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 29th Aug 2012 11:10 UTC
Graphics, User Interfaces Sometimes, you wake up in the morning, check your RSS feeds, and you know you just hit the jackpot. From the AT&T archives comes a video and description of Blit, a UNIX graphical user interface from 1982, on a 800x1024 portrait display. It employs a three button mouse, right-click context menus, multiple windows, and lots, lots more. It was developed at Bell Labs, and is yet another case that illustrates how the technology industry doesn't work in a vacuum.
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RE[7]: Is it me?
by MOS6510 on Thu 30th Aug 2012 07:49 UTC in reply to "RE[6]: Is it me? "
MOS6510
Member since:
2011-05-12

How long have you known this and why did you never bother to tell us???

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RE[8]: Is it me?
by Laurence on Thu 30th Aug 2012 08:13 in reply to "RE[7]: Is it me? "
Laurence Member since:
2007-03-26

lol I assumed you knew to be honest.

There's some great pages online with Tmux config snippets too.

Tmux (and GNU Screen as well) have saved my bacon on a number of occasions ;)

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RE[9]: Is it me?
by MOS6510 on Thu 30th Aug 2012 08:16 in reply to "RE[8]: Is it me? "
MOS6510 Member since:
2011-05-12

What killed the Linux desktop:
Laurence assuming we already knew everything.

I'll check out Tmux!

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