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  Thread: Which BSD do you use?
Post: RE: Which BSD do you use?

(23-05-2022, 08:52 AM)seninha Wrote: Then I gave OpenBSD a chance. I continued studying the code, and spotted a few more small bugs. One may think that discovering bugs (even being small bugs) in an...
VMS BSD 43 30,532 11-06-2022, 10:03 AM
  Thread: What are you working on?
Post: RE: What are you working on?

I've been lately curating a pkgsrc repo for Slackware 15.0. It definitely required some dedication (smaller quirks to fix), but eventually allowed me to easily deploy and maintain software which is n...
VMS Programming On Unix 391 180,064 11-06-2022, 09:52 AM
  Thread: First Time you used 'Linux' ?
Post: RE: First Time you used 'Linux' ?

I first came in contact with UNIX as I installed OpenSolaris at high school in 2009; I've played with it and OpenIndiana on and off for few years (still a heavy Windows user at the time), until I move...
VMS GNU/Linux 102 50,172 11-06-2022, 09:46 AM
  Thread: Unix screen-shots thread!
Post: RE: Unix screen-shots thread!

In the meantime, I present my last experiment. A mostly pkgsrc based Solaris 11.4 CBE desktop (fvwm3), inspired by the CDE look of Solaris 8 to 10, and running as a QEMU/NVMM guest on NetBSD/amd64. ...
VMS Desktop Customization & Workflow 1,720 1,061,579 08-04-2022, 10:02 PM
  Thread: Unix screen-shots thread!
Post: RE: Unix screen-shots thread!

(03-04-2022, 06:35 PM)Shrek Wrote: I used these and made a bunch of my own icons, color schemes, configs and a few custom apps and I'm turning them into a desktop environment for Linux (and probably...
VMS Desktop Customization & Workflow 1,720 1,061,579 08-04-2022, 09:58 PM
  Thread: A Curated Newsletter
Post: RE: A Curated Newsletter

(25-03-2022, 10:28 AM)venam Wrote: (25-03-2022, 09:57 AM)VMS Wrote: I'm interested in a newsletter; didn't even know this was a thing, as I'm rather new here. Is there an atom feed available?There...
VMS Community & Forums Related Discussions 40 22,479 25-03-2022, 11:35 AM
  Thread: Unix screen-shots thread!
Post: RE: Unix screen-shots thread!

(25-03-2022, 10:29 AM)seninha Wrote: I love your desktop. Very consistent and beautiful. Thanks! Quote:FVWM is my favorite wm, I like it even more than my own wm. Concurring on this. I can see som...
VMS Desktop Customization & Workflow 1,720 1,061,579 25-03-2022, 11:32 AM
  Thread: A Curated Newsletter
Post: RE: A Curated Newsletter

I'm interested in a newsletter; didn't even know this was a thing, as I'm rather new here. Is there an atom feed available?
VMS Community & Forums Related Discussions 40 22,479 25-03-2022, 09:57 AM
  Thread: Unix screen-shots thread!
Post: RE: Unix screen-shots thread!

(23-11-2021, 10:37 AM)cyr4x3 Wrote: using xmonad with xmobar right now I really love this colorscheme, well done! In the meantime, here's a new dark/cyan fvwm theme for my Slackware box: [Image: h...
VMS Desktop Customization & Workflow 1,720 1,061,579 25-03-2022, 09:53 AM
  Thread: Unix screen-shots thread!
Post: RE: Unix screen-shots thread!

ctwm theme based on srcery colors. [Image: https://i.postimg.cc/GmDvQTmj/srcery-ctwm-comb.png]
VMS Desktop Customization & Workflow 1,720 1,061,579 20-03-2022, 07:01 PM
  Thread: Your top 10 commands
Post: RE: Your top 10 commands

(01-03-2022, 06:04 AM)venam Wrote: What's your process to search in the history file? I use a function like: Code:# show history         h() {   ...
VMS Desktop Customization & Workflow 18 1,859 01-03-2022, 02:50 PM
  Thread: Launchers
Post: RE: Launchers

I've recently discovered this rofr.sh script, which makes rofi's cli much more flexible and easier to use imho. As for searching web, I use this `ssurf' script to launch a surf session with 'sane' de...
VMS GNU/Linux 26 11,838 28-02-2022, 03:51 PM
  Thread: Your Audio Setup
Post: RE: Your Audio Setup

Usually I simply reply on NetBSD's audio(4) system, which at the same time provides in-kernel hardware support, an in-kernel mixer able to manage multiple buffers at the same time, and a usersace soun...
VMS Desktop Customization & Workflow 6 1,806 28-02-2022, 12:21 PM
  Thread: Your top 10 commands
Post: RE: Your top 10 commands

I prefer not to keep a static history file, as I may type sensitive information on the terminal; instead, I like to have per-session history: Code:    if [ -d ~/.history ]; then &...
VMS Desktop Customization & Workflow 18 1,859 28-02-2022, 11:48 AM
  Thread: display managers
Post: RE: display managers

I've always used xdm, with occasional slim experimentation. I currently have a very simple dark theme, which you can see below: [Image: https://i.postimg.cc/wvd9y0YQ/xdm1024.png] This is generated b...
VMS Desktop Customization & Workflow 13 4,057 28-02-2022, 11:42 AM
  Thread: What font are you using now?
Post: RE: What font are you using now?

In terminals (URxvt client) and Xlib/Motif apps, I mainly use limey (artwiz-lime mod) and antidote(artwiz-cure mod), you can find both here. I'm confident several users here are already familiar with...
VMS Desktop Customization & Workflow 100 65,884 28-02-2022, 11:27 AM
  Thread: What do you use as a system monitor
Post: RE: What do you use as a system monitor

(13-02-2022, 05:49 AM)venam Wrote: On that note, I also forgot I have a script for battery status that pops up at certain intervals. I do have one too on NetBSD, and the concept is somehow similar: ...
VMS Servers Administration, Networking, & Virtualization 11 1,127 15-02-2022, 01:14 PM