[SATLUG] Home uses for CLI

Dennis Myhand dmyhand at suddenlink.net
Sat Mar 28 09:04:56 CDT 2009


Matt Graham wrote:
> Hey Guys,
> 
> I successfully loaded xubuntu 8.04 on a laptop with not enough resources to
> run X.  What are some practical home uses for a Linux
> command line?  For work I would have a pretty awesome console\telnet machine
> but am struggling to fine a beneficial home use.
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Matt
> 

I guess about the only things you can't do are graphics and video 
editing.  You still have editors for text and developmental tools for 
hacking.  It all depends on how dedicated you are to using the command line.


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