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1. UNIX Desktop Questions & Answers
I was wondering if there's an easy way to have terminals (gnome-terminal for instance) be open in such a way that they're not overlapping each other?
I suppose I could play around with the --geometry option but that would imply me checking whether a terminal is already at a given... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: anthalamus
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi all! I wrote a script that backups the bash history and it is called by .bash_logout. It work fine in /dev/ttyX terminals but the problem is it doesn't work when I logout from the pseudo-terminals i.e. /dev/pts/X (those created by gnome-terminal, konsole, etc). Does anybody have idea why it... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: funyotros
Basically I've written a game in ncurses that supports multiple players. Each player has a process associated with him which shares a segment of memory in which the player's structures are stored, and these structured are accessed by the 'server' program and handled there. The scope of the... (13 Replies)
Discussion started by: dgre0018
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I would like to know if it is possible to communicate between two terminals on seperate computers for free - e.g. not using proprietary software or using the built in UNIX terminals on operating systems of the UNIX flavor.
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Discussion started by: photray94
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'd like to write a script that will call n number of terminals that will all ssh to X-server and automatically enter the same password.
Unfortunately I'm not exactly sure what kind of commands would work for me here because when I call for gnome-terminal, a new terminal pops up and the old... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: gelitini
I want to know how to create virtual terminals in aix. As in Linux, simply by using Ctl-Alt-F1-F6 keys, i can switch to any of the 6 corresponding virtual terminals. But i dont know how to do that in AIX. Also if I access an AIX server through remote desktop, will the method to create... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Anubhuti
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i'm responsible for maintenance at my place and would like to watch all terminals in front me.i log myself into one terminal, but would like to view
copy of other's terminals visible to me, it is just like for audit/security watch. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: vkandati
8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have aquired a load of old Wyse dumb terminals. I have a Linux system set up that I want to be the host for all of these. Now, I know these don't use cat5 or standard networking. They are all done through serial (com) ports. However, I researched this more and found a converter... (25 Replies)
Discussion started by: Phobos
I need to spawn a number of foreground process by reading a configuration file. Each process needs some form of I/O. Hence I need to run it on different terminals.
How it can be done programatically , i.e. , my module needs to find which terminal is not in use, then open it, execute the process... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: S.P.Prasad
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hello: How would you send message to other unix users logged in into the system now.. what should i verify, before sending them a mail across that displays mesage on the terminal. Any man pages? Thanks, ST2000 (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ST2000