new user questions. (Before I back myself into a corner!)

Ryan Coleman ryan.coleman at
Fri Nov 26 15:53:42 UTC 2010

On Nov 26, 2010, at 8:53 AM, Chris Brennan wrote:

> On Fri, Nov 26, 2010 at 6:30 AM, Dave <dave at> wrote:
>>  Yes, I found that, good info.  I'm relying on the site man
>> pages and documentation among others, as I'm finding it too inconvenient
>> (bad short term memory) using the man pages on the system.  At least I
>> can have the website pages open on a nearby laptop.
> There are two options that I know of that could make this part easier for
> you
> 1) screen (tried and true) can do split windows/multiple windows although
> I've never been able to correctly figure it out
I second screen.


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