You will find over time that since Linux is simply a collection of flat files, the command line is much faster and infinitely more powerful than any GUI. Although in my main job I moonlight as a windows systems architect, I am reminded daily why I came to love Linux and loathe Micro$oft.
<br><br>Oh...and IMHO means In My Humble Opinion<br><br>You will also find the following common among linux folk:<br><br>FWIW - for what it's worth<br>IANAL - i am not a lawyer (thank god)<br>YMMV - your mileage may vary
<br>and of course...last but not least...<br>RTFM - you know what this is<br><br>Ernest<br><br><div class="gmail_quote">On Dec 5, 2007 7:36 PM, Asheesh Laroia <<a href="mailto:email@example.com">firstname.lastname@example.org</a>
> wrote:<br><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;"><div class="Ih2E3d">On Wed, 5 Dec 2007, Alex Kleider wrote:<br><br>> Christian:
<br>> please tell me what IMHO means. I meant to ask you Friday, but forgot.<br>> Thank you very much for the tour of "your" middle school. I enjoyed it<br>> very much and did indeed, as you predicted, find it "inspirational."
<br>> You are to be commended for doing your part to try to mitigate our<br>> societal ills.<br><br></div><a href="http://catb.org/jargon/html/I/IMHO.html" target="_blank">http://catb.org/jargon/html/I/IMHO.html</a>
<br><div class="Ih2E3d"><br>> Also, don't fret to much about me and the command line: I actually<br>> enjoy it and spend a lot of time trying to figure out what the content<br>> of all the config files really means and how everything fits together
<br>> to make up a functioning system. When ever I use the windowing features<br>> it's just an unpleasant reminder that I don't know enough about my<br>> system to be able to do what I want without it. With further advice
<br>> from our colleges here on the lug I hope to continue to move to the<br>> left:<br>> cmd line <------------------- where am I? ---------------------> GUI<br><br></div>I like this chart!<br><br>-- Asheesh.
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