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Unformatted text preview: Introduction to X and UNIX Tutorial University of Waterloo Version 1.1 Peter A. Buhr and Caroline Kierstead c 1992 December 11, 1998 For Further Information: http://www.math.uwaterloo.ca/mfcf/faq/index.html X and UNIX Tutorial 2 Contents 1 Introduction 4 2 MFCF Undergraduate Computing Environment 4 2.1 MFCF Computing Policy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 3 Getting Started 6 3.1 Userid . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 3.2 Password . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 3.3 Logging On . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 4 Basic X Environment 8 4.1 Icon Manager . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 4.2 Parts of a Window . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 4.3 Iconifying and Deiconifying a Window . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 4.4 Resizing a Window . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 4.5 Moving a Window . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13 4.6 Raising and Lowering a Window . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13 4.7 Scrolling a Window . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13 4.8 Cutting and Pasting Between Windows . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13 4.9 Window Manager . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 4.9.1 twm Operations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 4.9.2 Starting an xterm Window . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 4.9.3 Window Manager Options . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 4.10 X Utilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 4.11 Making Use of a Large Screen . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16 5 Command Shell 16 5.1 Logging Off . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17 5.2 Hierarchical File System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17 5.2.1 Pattern Matching . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 5.2.2 Current Directory . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 5.2.3 Changing Directory . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 5.2.4 Making Directories . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Making Directories ....
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This note was uploaded on 09/22/2011 for the course CS 343 taught by Professor Peterbuhr during the Fall '11 term at Waterloo.

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