Posts tagged with "openbsd"
Computer is made for copying and processing information. So sometimes you need to make directories (to keep things organized), copy and remove files. Just telling what the commands are is not very efficient, so it's better to try those commands out and maybe learn some things about them along the way. Read more...
In some cases you can't avoid command line. Ubuntu for example has good graphical administration utilities, but if you search for instructions or ask for help all you get is cryptic commands. Some think it's frustrating and others like me don't mind. Graphical tools are great when you don't have much time or just don't feel like reading manuals. Why using command line is better is personal thing, but maybe you find your own reasons once you get bit more comfortable with it. But if you're planning to script some common tasks, command line teaches you many useful commands that you can use. But let's start with the basics first. Read more...
Command line in general might look something that's not very useful and it's certainly not pretty. But looks can be deceiving, Unix command line actually has long history and people who developed it certainly believed in it too (though there's sort of Unix version 2 available). I would say it's still relevant for some people including me. Read more...
UNIX is not just an operating system, it's whole bunch of them. There's no single UNIX, just a certain specifications operating system has to pass and fee to pay to use the UNIX trademark. There's whole group operating systems that really can't afford the fee, but are still very similar and actually are derived from the original code. Read more...
Best part of the #techie is...
- IRC channel
Total: 15 votes
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A week with Feisty
A quite positive review of Ubuntu Feisty Fawn.
Linux is growing fast (My favourite ones are OpenSuse and Ubuntu)
Some Novell Linux advertisments.
Time to try some non-Microsoft operating systems...
Review of live CD's
The Computer Club
A blog with many good posts.
Wii Opera SDK News
Progress and Status on the SDK