[blfs-support] Installing mouse-test in GPM

Ken Moffat zarniwhoop at ntlworld.com
Thu Oct 18 11:26:38 PDT 2012


On Thu, Oct 18, 2012 at 04:43:50PM +0000, Feuerbacher, Alan wrote:
> 
> What terminal emulator is good to use after booting into LFS? The various ones listed in the BLFS book require a lot of other stuff to be installed. For example, xterm-279 requires a lot of X-Windows stuff.
> 
> Alan

 You get 6 ttys (section 7.7.1).  If you are building a graphical
desktop, you need to build Xorg, and then you can choose your
term(s) (I prefer rxvt-unicode) as well as your window manager(s).

 Similarly, you may want to build GNU screen for remote access.

ĸen
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