Topic for October 1, 2018 (KC7MM, NCS)
Super-F9pops up a terminal whenever I need one.
How one works in a terminal is a matter of personal preference. Tonight I’ll talk about some ways to customize the terminal that can make it work the way we like it to. I’ll also open it up for you all to tell us about customizations that you use and find useful.
Ctl+Alt+[F1..F6]from X desktop. Are outside of X session.
alias for shortcuts
Link: 10 handy bash aliases (opensource.com)
Python -m SimpleHTTPServer <port>. I use that often.
Set the prompt to display the information you want.
findto locate files.
locateuses a database, is fast but not necessarily current.
findsearches from scratch, is very flexible, e.g., can search by date and time.
find <start directory> -iname <regex>