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Old 10-05-2004, 04:25 PM   #16
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So Redhat doesn't come with an equivalent as standard - you have to download and install one yourself?

Pity me - I'm a newbie
Old 10-12-2013, 12:37 AM   #17
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Cool Tree-based directory explorer

Old 10-12-2013, 03:00 AM   #18
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Originally Posted by richgrise View Post
This thread is over 9 years old and hasn't been posted in for over 9 years. Why oh why did you do a thread dig that far back? You wouldn't happen to be an archaeologist would you?
Old 10-12-2013, 06:50 AM   #19
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Originally Posted by synaptical View Post
before windows explorer there was... midnight commander! type "mc" in a terminal.

i've never tried it, but the gentoo file manager (not to be confused with the gentoo distro) also looks pretty good and provides split screen capability.

>edit: okay, i just tried it. nice!
I love Midnight Commander. Use it exclusively. Once you learn the keyboard shortcuts it's fast and extremely capable of working with all types of files. And it works in a non graphical environment.
Old 10-13-2013, 12:38 AM   #20
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Originally Posted by k3lt01 View Post
This thread is over 9 years old and hasn't been posted in for over 9 years. Why oh why did you do a thread dig that far back? You wouldn't happen to be an archaeologist would you?
Dust it off and then
Old 10-13-2013, 03:43 AM   #21
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I see necrophilia is quite wide-spread among LQ members, perhaps we could establish annual Top10 necroposting award, for people reviving the longest-dead thread.
Old 10-13-2013, 03:48 AM   #22
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(Try anything once, even necrophilia.)
You can split Dolphin (the KDE file manager, NOT the marine mammal).
Old 10-13-2013, 04:32 AM   #23
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windows explorer is a file manager not a very good one at that.


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