Command Line ANSI escape sequencesAug 24, 2007
This month, we’ll show you how to decorate your console and give it a fresh new look by adding color to the command line with ANSI escape sequences.more »
Command Line: Screen Managing virtual terminals with ScreenDec 01, 2006
Cast a spell upon your console. Instead of juggling multiple terminals, you can manage all your important command line programs in a single window.more »
Fish Shell The Fish shell simplifies the consoleDec 01, 2006
The Fish shell offers some user-friendly features for command line beginners.more »
Command Line: Vim Working with the VIM text editorNov 01, 2006
Vim feels at home with any Linux distribution. This text mode only editor, which completely does without a mouse, is a useful aid for command line fans.more »
Bashish Polishing the terminal window with BashishNov 01, 2006
Bashish adds a dash of style to the command line.more »
Workspace: Bracket Notation Implementing the bracket notation system in OpenOffice.orgNov 01, 2006
We’ll show you a universal system for marking changes in text documents; and along the way, you’ll get some practical experience with writing OpenOffice marcos.more »
Command Line: Network Diagnostic Tools Network diagnostic toolsOct 01, 2006
Linux has the right tools to track down network errors and open the way for data packets.more »
Command Line Bash tricksSep 01, 2006
A few basic tricks can liven up the command line and add a dash of color to your console.more »
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