gnome-terminal color schemes.

2012-08-21 1 min read Fedora
Colours (Photo credit: CherrySoda!) I was looking for a way to set the terminal colors for gnome. There is a GUI way to change the same by going to the Preferences->Colors. And then you can change the colors that you see in the color pallete in the bottom of the dialog box. But I was looking at doing it faster and better, and finally I found this page. http://www.sharms.org/blog/2012/08/gnome-terminal-color-schemes/ Quite interesting and good. Continue reading

Screenshot of Gnome3 with awn

2011-08-25 1 min read Fedora Gnome Linux
Here is another screenshot of my laptop desktop with Gnome 3 and AWN (Avant window Navigator) running. Looks beautiful, isnโ€™t it? <p> By the way, with this setup I have the <a class="zem_slink" title="Old Style and New Style dates" href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Old_Style_and_New_Style_dates" rel="wikipedia">old style</a> menu also just that instead of on the top it is on the bottom just like old RH9 ๐Ÿ™‚ </p> <h6 class="zemanta-related-title" style="font-size: 1em;"> Related articles </h6> <ul class="zemanta-article-ul"> <li class="zemanta-article-ul-li"> <a href="http://blog. Continue reading

Typing the current date automaticly in any application with a key binding.

2010-07-20 1 min read Linux
$ xvkbd -xsendevent -text $(date +%Y%m%d) I don&#8217;t want to waste time to all the time type the current date. I have set this snippet in my kde shortcuts with meta+l. All the <a class="zem_slink freebase/en/window_manager" title="Window manager" rel="wikipedia" href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Window_manager">window managers have <a class="zem_slink freebase/en/keyboard_shortcut" title="Keyboard shortcut" rel="wikipedia" href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Keyboard_shortcut">key-bindings AFAIK. That works in all softs, <a class="zem_slink freebase/en/command_line_interface" title="Command-line interface" rel="wikipedia" href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Command-line_interface">CLI or <a class="zem_slink freebase/en/graphical_user_interface" title="Graphical user interface" rel="wikipedia" href="http://en. Continue reading